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AMC Developing First Scripted Comedy, Kevin Smith Talk Show
AMC announced a slew of development projects on Tuesday, including the network's first scripted comedy and a late-night talk show for director Kevin Smith. The network's first scripted comedy ...
Famed Conductor, “Recovered Voices” Restore a Culture's Music Stolen By Hitler (Guest Blog)
I learned about Maestro James Conlon on the same night I learned about the Jewish composer Franz Schreker. Delivering a lecture that was punctuated by the sexual frenzy of Schreker's “Die Ge...
Digital Distributor Gets Its First-Ever Sports Emmy Nod With Hulu Docuseries 'Behind The Mask'
Hulu officially entered the awards arena today as its 10-episode docuseries "Behind the Mask" received a Sports Emmy nomination in the category of "Outstanding New Approaches ­Sports Programming...
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Crispin Porter + Bogusky Seeks New ECD
Crispin Porter + Bogusky executive creative director Bob Winter is set to leave sunny Miami for Chicago-based VSA Partners. Winter will join VSA on May 1, according to a representative for VSA. Win...
Christopher Nolan on Why ‘Great Gatsby’ Worked, But 3D Isn't for Him
For a director whose dreamscapes and superhero adaptations continually push the boundaries of what is achievable on film, Christopher Nolan is a surprising traditionalist. The “Interstellar̶...
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First Look At 'Moone Boy' Season Two Trailer From Hulu (Exclusive Video)
Brilliant.read more
‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Will Set Up Sinister Six Sequel
With two more “Amazing Spider-Man” sequels slated for 2016 and 2018, it’s only fitting that the upcoming Spidey pic “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ will introduce the villains for The...
Indiewire Presents: From Richard Linklater to Alejandro Jodorwosky, These Are the Faces of SXSW 2014
At this year's SXSW, Indiewire partnered with photographer Daniel Bergeron to produce a series of portraits with talent representing films -- and the best in TV -- screened at the festival. From Aleja...
Carl Icahn Blasts Lionsgate, Calling it ‘Liar Gate’
After two weeks of silence, shareholder activist Carl Icahn has unleashed a volley of criticism at Lionsgate over blocking him four years ago from a hostile takeover. Dubbing the studio “Liar Ga...
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CinemaCon: Sony Screens 30 Minutes of 'Amazing Spider-Man 2,' Plus New 'Fury' Footage
Sony's Rory Bruer said of the superhero sequel: "Nothing will be the same after this."read more
Newspapers Need a Radical New Model – Here's an Idea (Guest Blog)
While tablets and smart-phones have become an important, dominant force in computing, it's become apparent that they will not be the saviors of print media. Digital subscription sales are well beh...
Christopher Nolan on ‘Interstellar’ and Preserving the Theatrical Experience
LAS VEGAS — Make no mistake, director Christopher Nolan appreciates the evolution of television as much as the next guy, but for him, it’s celluloid or bust. His November release, “Interstel...
MP3Tunes Founder Michael Robertson Slammed With $41 Million Jury Verdict
UPDATED: A jury punishes the owner of the once-popular website for hosting thousands of stolen songs.read more
Batman Prequel ‘Gotham’ Reveals First Look of Ben McKenzie as Jim Gordon (Photo)
Fox's Batman prequel “Gotham” released its first-look character photo of “The O.C.” and “Southland” alum Ben McKenzie as Jim Gordon. It's just the actor in ...
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AMC’s Upfront Slate: Network Takes a Crack at Scripted Comedy
Having established itself as the home of hit drama series like Mad Men, Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead, AMC is looking to crash its way into the comedy business. On the eve of its March 27 upfro...
‘Angel's’ Amy Acker to Play ‘Agents of SHIELD's’ Mysterious Cello Player
We'll go deeper into Coulson's (Clark Gregg) past when Amy Acker guest stars on ABC's “Marvel's Agents of SHIELD.” Acker will play Audrey, who Marvel fans refer to as ̶...
‘Interstellar': Christopher Nolan Teases Wormhole Travel, Space Shuttle Sets
Christopher Nolan was tightlipped about “Interstellar,” his closely-guarded new cinematic spectacular. But he did reveal during an onstage interview at CinemaCon on Wednesday that the fil...
Fox Offers First Image of Ben McKenzie as James Gordon in Batman Series, 'Gotham'
Ben McKenzie hasn't been on network television since "The O.C." went off the air in 2007 (*sheds tear*), but he's coming back to Fox in a big way with the anticipated Batman-inspired series, "Gotham."...
Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition To Acquire Deluxe/Echostar Satellite Network
The Digitial Cinema Distribution Coalition, the d-cinema consortium formed by AMC Theatres, Regal Entertainment Group, Cinemark Theatres, Universal Pictures and Warner Bros., has pacted to acquire t...
‘Noah’ vs. ‘God's Not Dead': It's David and Goliath at Box Office
How the David vs. Goliath battle between the big-budget Biblical saga “Noah” and the surprise indie hit “God's Not Dead” will pan out is just one of several intriguing ques...

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