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Emmy-Nominated Writers Bent History to Tell Their Stories
“The truth doesn’t really want to line up and be a dramatic story very often,” says John Rice, co-writer (with Joe Batteer) of the Emmy-nominated Lifetime mini “Bonnie and Clyde” (pictured)....
Set Designer Bill Groom on Creating ‘Boardwalk Empire’s’ Elaborate World
After being on the air for five years, you’d think creating the world of a TV show would get easier. Not so, says “Boardwalk Empire’s” head of set design Bill Groom. “In fact, this upcoming ...
Pundits Say Showbiz Is Ripe for a Twee-Peat
Is Twee an ominous cultural force — and am I an unwitting perpetrator? The Twee tribe is being both praised and condemned in current books and articles. I’ve taken some heat, too. That’s because...
Lead Actor Emmy Nominees Reach New Heights By Playing Against Type
When Bryan Cranston ended his run as wacky patriarch Hal on Fox’s hit comedy “Malcolm in the Middle,” he was offered two pilots in quick succession. But instead of jumping at the chance to start...
Bloomberg Cancels Weekly Talk Show ‘Political Capital,’ Lays Off Production and Print Staff in Washington, D.C.
Bloomberg has canceled weekly talk show “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” and laid off an undisclosed amount of employees in its Washington, D.C., bureau on Thursday TheWrap has learned...
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'Quick Draw' Duo Talk Old-Timey Improv, Horseback Acting and Career Westerners (Q&A)
Nancy Hower and John Lehr, debuting the second season of their Hulu series, tell THR about tackling period comedy and Hollywood's lingering community of Wild West extras. read more
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Viacom Demands Cablevision Loses Rights to MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central (Exclusive)
In response to an antitrust lawsuit, Viacom is now accusing the nation's eighth-biggest MVPD of fraud.read more
Christopher Menaul to Direct Bill O'Reilly's ‘Killing Jesus’ for Nat Geo
Nat Geo Channel and Scott Free Productions have signed Christopher Menaul to direct “Killing Jesus,” a three-hour TV event based on the best-selling book by Bill O'Reilly and Martin D...
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Tom Petty Scores First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200
The soundtrack to the blockbuster movie "Guardians of the Galaxy," debuts at No. 3.read more
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'Outlander': TV Review
A quality, immersive tale of time-travel brings the popular books to TV, but the telling of the story is languid.read more
Watch: Trailer for 'The Green Prince' Examines the True Story of a Hamas Member Turned Israeli Spy
Nadav Schirman's "The Green Prince," which won the Sundance Film Festival 2014 Audience Award, is finally hitting theaters. From the film's synopsis, provided by Music Box Films: "Set ...
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Gmail's Unsubscribe Button Could Be a Huge Blow to Email Marketers
How many times have you wanted to unsubscribe from a commercial email list but didn't want to scroll all the way to the bottom of a message and then have to click through to an opt-out landing p...
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TV Ratings: 'Big Brother' Drops (But Tops) on Wednesday
"America's Got Talent" shares "Brother's" minor dip, while "Extant" and "Taxi Brooklyn" are now evenly matched. read more
You Will Get a Chance to See 'Eleanor Rigby' The Way It Was Intended To Be Seen
Ned Benson's "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" was a sensation with audiences at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival when it screened as it was intended -- as two films (one titl...
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Why Are So Many People Attacking Vending Machines These Days?
Crime sprees of any kind can be hard to explain, but a recent cluster of attacks is bound to leave even the savviest criminologists puzzled: More Americans seem to be attacking vending machines&mdas...
New Leader for NBC’s ‘Today’ Coming Aboard Earlier Than Expected
A new executive who is expected to function as a sort of chief executive for NBC’s venerable “Today” program will be joining the morning-TV franchise earlier than expected. Jamie Hor...
Terry Gilliam's ‘Don Quixote’ Movie Will Shoot After Christmas With Modernized Plot
After nearly two decades of aborted attempts and frustration, Terry Gilliam seems like he will finally bring “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote” to life. The “Brazil” filmmaker an...
‘Big Brother,’ ‘America’s Got Talent’ Dip, Still Top Wednesday
Despite dipping week to week, CBS’ “Big Brother” and NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” were far and away the top draws on the major networks Wednesday, a night tha...
TV Loves Lucy: This Infographic Reveals Lucille Ball's Massive Influence
Yesterday would have been Lucille Ball's 103rd birthday, so in honor of the woman who had such a profound influence on the TV world, Decider has created an infographic that shows just how influen...
Here's How to Light Your Film Using an IKEA Trash Can
Talk about no-budget filmmaking! In this handy video tutorial, David F. Sandberg shows how he shot his short horror film "Not So Fast" using a trash can from IKEA and other household items. ...

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