Now this is beach reading. TV and film director John Rich tells tales of his adventures behind the camera in his recently published memoir "Warm Up the Snake: A Hollywood Memoir" (University of…
Dan Schneider knows how to explain the basics of a television show's budget. "It's like a family," says the creator and executive producer of Nickelodeon's teen skeins "Drake & Josh" and "Zoey 101."…
Here are three ways showrunners have solved production challenges without breaking the budget.
"Army Wives," "Grey's Anatomy," "Criminal Minds," "Reaper," "Private Practice."
"Family Guy," "American Dad!". "I'm very sad that 'The Sopranos' is ending. I love that show. Probably my favorite show on the air right now is 'Real Time With Bill Maher.'"
"Chuck" (NBC), "Gossip Girl" (CW) -- both premiere this fall. "When doing 'The OC,' I would meet young people who were so passionate about the show -- and that's what its all about. Making something…
Been slowly making my way through the pilot screeners that have been piling up on my desk for the past two weeks. In all good conscience, I won’t violate the sacred not-for-review covenant of not…
"Heroes" (creator, executive producer); "Crossing Jordan" (creator, executive producer). "The idea of these big twists and turns that 'Heroes' has very much came from wanting to duplicate the…