FX's John Landgraf, Netflix's Ted Sarandos, Showtime's David Nevins, and Fox's Kevin Reilly meet in one room, and no topic is off-limits as they tackle Netflix's ratings mystery, why Fox will slash pilots to end the "welfare state" and Sarandos' threat as cable moves to own VOD. Photographed on location at the Thompson Beverly Hills by Ramona Rosales and Jessica Chou. Read More
We ask our roundtable guests about shows that they passed up, "Well it's easy for me, 'Breaking Bad.'" says John Landgraf of FX Network. Talking about passing on 'Homeland,' Kevin Reilly added, "It would not be our highest rated show but I really wish I had it."
David Nevins (Showtime), Kevin Reilly (Fox Broadcasting), John Landgraf (FX Network) and Ted Sarandos (Netflix) join THR executive editor Matt Belloni and THR television editor Lacey Rose for a candid conversation on the direction of television.
"There are a bunch of different ways to do it. I hope that whatever we do will feel both original and in keeping with what people expect out of 'Dexter,' " Showtime entertainment president David Nevins tells THR.Read more
If you're not careful -- or maybe if you're too careful -- running a network or a cable channel will eventually become an enormous, joy-sucking burden instead of a dream job. Be mindful, writes THR chief TV critic Tim Goodman.Read more
"Time of Death" is "an examination of people in the last days and weeks of their life and how they and their families make the transition from life to death,” said Showtime's David Nevins of the Magical Elves-produced series. Read more
Behind the Screen explores the impact of technology on movies and TV shows, specifically content producers, cinematographers, editors, VFX shops and artists, sound mixers and editors, technical (including R&D) roles and the post-production community. This includes products from companies like Red, Canon, Dolby and Avid to new hires in key below-the-line positions on movies or at below the line post/VFX shops