Damian Muziani was on ABC's webcast "Top Line" today, defending his role as a "hick" in a West Virginia campaign spot for the National Republican Senatorial Committee, seeking to deny Gov. Joe…
The Producers Guild of America has tapped the producing team of Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman to receive its Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television.
I don’t quite recall another midterm election inspiring this much material for “Saturday Night Live,” much less a persona who is becoming their Sarah Palin of 2010: Christine O’Donnell. They took aim…
Todd Vradenburg started working at non-profit orgs from the moment he left college. He had a two-year stint as a marketing exec in private companies Lego and Pro Sports Publishers but the siren call…
Colombia's Cartagena Intl. Film Festival (FICCI), Latin America's oldest film fest, has tapped vet fest exec Monika Wagenberg as its new director.
National Public Radio employees repped by the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have reached a tentative five-year contract agreement with management.
Producer James Lassiter and his wife Mai will host a $10,000-per-person dinner at their Los Angeles home featuring First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden. The Oct. 26 event — part of Obama's…
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger predicts that President Obama will be re-elected in 2012, a prognostication that isn't going to endear him to the GOP faithful. Peter Beinart writes in the Daily…
SnagFilms, the company founded by Ted Leonsis, has launched the Midterm Madness Festival, an online site featuring politically oriented documentaries through Nov. 2. There also will be screenings of…
Here's my story, appearing in Sunday's weekly Variety, on the industry's interest in California's host of propositions on the ballot, led by Prop 23, which will rollback the state's landmark…
Next year's Berlin Intl. Film Festival will honor late Swedish helmer Ingmar Bergman with its Retrospective.