It's probably the single biggest issue vexing the television biz these days: how to measure ratings on the Internet.
Longtime Random House exec Richard Sarnoff has been recruited by private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts as a senior advisor to help pursue, in part, new investments in media, KKR said Tuesday.
The Writers Guild of America has announced seven nominations for its inaugural New Media Writing Awards. Winners will be announced at the Writers Guild Awards on Feb. 5 at simultaneous ceremonies in…
Struggling entertainment site MySpace said Tuesday that it is cutting nearly half of its staff worldwide, or about 500 people, after an extensive revamp in October overhauled its look and allowed it…
What's the value of at least 10 million more iPhone owners for Hollywood this year?
After years of rumors, speculation and pining, Verizon finally has the iPhone. The company made the formal announcement Tuesday, confirming that the top smartphone on the market will be available to…
With visual effects taking such a leading role in today's tentpole pictures, few would dispute that visual effects supervisors are artists.
For the films that dominate awards season rosters, it's a given that their raw materials are top notch to begin with.
One would expect that "Unstoppable," with a runaway train as a central character, would require many hours of original recordings to capture the multiplicity of sounds emanating from every part of…
There's a long history in film of finished musical scores being rushed to the final mixing stage and then being shoehorned in amid the dialog and effects in a sometimes contentious battle over sonic…
In the editing room, there's no substitute to having options (and plenty of them) for reaction shots.