Reacting to the dismissal of the California Coastal Commission's executive director, Assembly members on Friday said they plan to introduce legislation to require people who lobby the commission to register with the state and disclose their clients with business pending before the powerful land-use...
Film Movement has usurped U.S. rights to My King, director Maïwenn’s pic that is up for eight Cesar Awards including Best Film. The company plans a 2016 theatrical release for the drama, which premiered at Cannes and will make its Stateside...Show More Summary
Facebook's managing director in India Kirthiga Reddy is stepping down. The news comes days after a government regulator in India passed a ban that prevents Facebook from offering its free Internet service, Free Basics, in the countr...
Jennifer Getzinger (Mad Men, The Big C) is set to direct NBC’s legal drama pilot Miranda’s Rights, written by Katie Lovejoy. Surprisingly, given the current push in the industry to open up the field to female directors, Getzinger is the only woman hired to direct a broadcast drama pilot this season with just 1-2 open assignment left. Show More Summary
Creative Time announced the appointment of Katie Hollander as Executive Director. Hollander has been at Creative Time for eight years, serving in a variety of roles and overseeing acclaimed projects during a period of unprecedented expansion. Show More Summary
We knew somebody hacked CIA Director John Brennan last October, but we had no idea who the person was and how old they may have been. Since the attack on Brennan, the attacker known as "Cracka" struck again, focusing on the Director of National Intelligence in early January. Show More Summary
As Rick Frank insightfully discussed earlier this week, the California Coastal Commission has fired its former executive director, Charles Lester. Readers interested in more information and analysis should read Rick’s post, as well as the excellent reporting by Tony Barboza and others from the LA Times. (And anyone who wants to hear about it can […]
University official says a licensed funeral director was in charge when the mix-up occurred. He no longer works there.
When it comes to David O. Russell, I'll admit I'm biased, or at least heavily influenced by past performance. I've enjoyed and admired every one of the director's movies since his unofficial comeback began a little more than five years ago.I loved "The Fighter," its off-center view of a Massachusetts...
Release: U.S. Election Assistance Commission Executive Director Brian D. Newby’s action to allow three states to require documentary proof of citizenship on the federal voter registration form is illegal, argued the League of Women Voters of the United States, along … Continue reading ?
Kevin James is re-teaming with Andy Fickman, director of his 2015 feature Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2. Fickman is set to direct the opening episode of James’ multi-camera comedy series for CBS. Additionally, Ryan Cartwright (Alphas, Bones) has...Show More Summary
"James Levine, the longtime Metropolitan Opera music director whose health struggles recently brought him to the verge of retirement from that position, has canceled a series of concerts with the Philadelphia Orchestra next week."
Kanye West isn’t the only musician with the fashion game on lock. Consider, for example, one McBriare Samuel Lanyon DeMarco, who breaks down his attire in the Friday Night Kit Check below. Seriously though, fuck button-up flies.
Wow, the graphics on this video game are AH-Mazing! At least that's what we first thought when watching the trailer for Hardcore Henry — which is NOT a game, but a sort of first person shooter action movie! Music video director Ilya Naishuller's feature length thriller is shot entirely front the main character's point-of-view, which results in [...]
TPM: In an interview with TPM earlier this week, Kobach defended the move and Newby’s authority to issue it. He denied that it was any special favor from a former colleague, and said the state would have requested the proof-of-citizenship … Continue reading ?
In the wonderful short film “Kubrick in Color“, filmmaker Marc Anthony Figueras captured how the iconic director used very specific colors to influence a scene, portray a character and evoke a particular emotion from viewers. Figueras got this idea after watching “Red” by Rishi Kaneria. Rishi Kaneria put together a brilliant supercut based completely around […]
Holidays is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time. A collaboration of some of Hollywood’s most distinct voices, the directors include Kevin Smith (Tusk, Yoga Hosers), Gary Shore (Dracula Untold), Scott Stewart (Dark Skies), Kevin Kolsch and Dennis […]
Our latest podcast guest is Lyz Liddell, the Executive Director of the Reason Rally Coalition. Before her current job, Lyz worked with the Secular Student Alliance and played a large role in the Openly Secular campaign, which got celebrities...Show More Summary
When it recently came to light that agency Campbell Ewald had for several months quietly tolerated a racist email sent by a creative director, the response from parent company IPG was a swift executive decapitation. Not only was theShow More Summary
This horror film is being sold in Berlin right now. If it happens it would team Nicolas Cage with his Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance director Brian Taylor. Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Nic Cage is one of the most fascinating big name actors of my lifetime. Show More Summary