Friday, December 9, 2016

Empire

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016

The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) Publicists announced and honored winners of its 53rd Annual ICG Publicists Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Friday (2/26) afternoon. Star Wars: The Force Awakens won the top honors for...

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

We are in the midst of what’s generally regarded as a Golden Age of Television with content creation opportunities across multiple platforms attracting marquee talent, big ticket writers, directors and actors, including feature artisans who earlier in their careers would have resisted the small...

Wednesday, Sep. 30, 2015

“Empire” came back to the Fox lineup with a flourish, while NBC’s thriller “Blindspot” looks to be one of the season’s hottest new shows.

Meanwhile, reliable CBS continued atop the Nielsen company’s television rankings as a new broadcast season...

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015

The Television Critics Association bestowed the top honor of the 31st annual TCA Awards upon Empire (Fox), naming it Program of the Year.  Also scoring big during awards ceremony proceedings at the Beverly Hilton Hotel this evening was Inside Amy...

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015

Lee Daniels, co-creator of Fox's mega-hit "Empire," is developing a new pilot for the network about three young women trying to make it in the music business.

News of this prospective music drama, "Star," was delivered by Fox bosses Dana Walden and...

Friday, Jun. 19, 2015

Sidney Sidell has been a camera department mainstay for 34 years, the last 18 as a full-fledged cinematographer. He started out as a film loader on the 20th Century Fox lot for the series Dynasty in the early 1980s. He then moved up the ranks, gaining...

Tuesday, Jun. 16, 2015

While theatrical features are undoubtedly the main entrée on the menu at the Los Angeles Film Festival--which runs through Thursday (June 18)--television was served in big helpings this past Saturday during the fest’s Diversity Speaks sessions sponsored by HBO....

Monday, Jun. 15, 2015

Taraji P. Henson is on a mission: To take her brand global following the success of Fox's hit show "Empire" — and her breakout character Cookie Lyon.

"I am tired of Hollywood telling me what black people can't do overseas and what can't sell overseas...

Monday, Jun. 1, 2015

Tweet this: Millions of viewers were firing off those 140-character texts while they watched TV in the season just past. And there were plenty of people reading them.

Nielsen Social has tracked all that digital back-and-forth, and Monday is releasing...

Wednesday, Apr. 8, 2015

American actors don't always stick to the script the way their U.K. counterparts do, but that's OK, according to two top writer-producers.

British actors "really freak out" when given the freedom to change their lines, Lee Daniels, executive producer...