Fox Reality Channel is going back to school. The network has ordered a second season of "Hey Paula" producer Scott Sternberg's "The Academy."
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Sorry for the delay in posting today — on assignment with a series of stories. And in Hollywood, just about everywhere you go there is some kind…
Studios and networks claim their margins are shrinking and talent claims it's not getting a big enough slice of the pie, but the level of prosperity across Hollywood is robust. And that's the very…
An intriguing document started circulating privately around the British film community last week, and rapidly found its way to executive suites in Los Angeles.
Is it a commentary on our pop culture that two of the hottest new books were written by authors who don't exist? And neither of their scams quite comes off.
A number of critics catching Peter Hall's exquisitely spoken revival of "Pygmalion" at its Theater Royal Bath premiere in July suggested it should transfer to the West End. The only problem? No…
Robert Redford tells the Los Angeles Times’ Geoff Boucher that he’s not trying to change anyone’s mind in making "Lions for Lambs." But at 70, he’s not backing away from a politically charged pic…
Ronald Harwood and Diablo Cody couldn't be more different. But in the craziness of awards season, the two screenwriters could well be on parallel tracks. While he's a master of adaptation, she's a…
From the Army Archerd Archive
FX has sounded the alarm for a fifth season of "Rescue Me," picking up 22 episodes of the Denis Leary drama.
As the smoke cleared over Southern California from a rash of devastating, lung-clogging wildfires, two media trends came into focus with the sharpened clarity that sometimes only a crisis provides.