Friday, Mar. 6, 2015

Director Stephen Daldry has two shows opening on Broadway this season and that means juggling two sets of casts — both human and doggie.

One recent afternoon, he spent time with Mimi and Marco, a pair of Pembroke Welsh Corgis, who are delighting...

Monday, Mar. 2, 2015

Talking to Mark Duplass, you realize that he understands time management. He speaks in sound bites and doesn’t linger.

“I’m efficient with the time that I have when I have it,” he said in a recent interview.

And he’s busy.

Duplass and...

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history.

The political drama launched Netflix's expansion into original programming two years ago, a risky bet that might have toppled...

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

The times they are a-changin’—often at an accelerated rate, but sometimes at a glacial pace. The latter is evident relative to the lack of diversity in the industry at large, an issue which has attained a higher profile as of late, sparked by the omission of Selma lead actor David Oyelowo and...

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

John Fusco is the creator and an executive producer of the epic Netflix original series, Marco Polo. Alongside Dan Minahan, Fusco serves as co-showrunner for the series, which consists of 10 episodes that will be made available exclusively via Netflix...

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

President Barack Obama on Monday embraced a radical change in how the government treats Internet service, coming down on the side of consumer activists who fear slower download speeds and higher costs but angering Republicans and the nation's cable giants who say the plan would kill jobs....

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

The marquee at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood said it all--with top billing going to the Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) and the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers (SMPTE), marking in a sense the coming out party for the recently struck partnership between the two...

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Television has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD.

Networks are promoting the...

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2014

Hollywood's carefully controlled system of movie rollouts is officially under siege.

Windowing — the practice of opening a movie first in theaters and then in other stages of home video, streaming and television release — has been under increasing...

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014

Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services such as Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faster?

The Federal Communications Commission is tackling that question this fall after the...

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