What defines the best filmmakers? The ability to transcend their own personalities and make us believe in the fictional worlds they create. In an exclusive series, THR selects innovative actors and filmmakers embracing the contradictions of their craft.Read more
Fox ordered 13 episodes of "Pacific Rim" writer Travis Beacham's "Hieroglyph," while CBS ponied up for Vince Gilligan and David Shore's "Battle Creek" thanks to big ideas and pressure from competitors. Read more
The "Breaking Bad" creator gets encouragement from Carlton Cuse, Damon Lindelof, Chris Carter, Shawn Ryan and this line from Aaron Sorkin: "It feels like the first line of your obit's already been written -- it hasn't."Read more
The show's creator is on the hot seat as THR's Aaron Couch drills him on four myths about the hit AMC series. With the finale behind him, Vince finally busts or confirms "Breaking Bad" fans' favorite theories, plus reveals an "X-Files" shoutout that was incorporated into the show.
"The sky's the limit with a prequel," Gilligan tells THR on the possibility of Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul reprising their roles. "Everybody who's now deceased in the Breaking Bad world is obviously still alive. You never know who will might turn up and when and where."Read more
Gilligan faced off against THR.com's Aaron Couch during the Emmy winner's cover shoot. Each was assigned a mystery celebrity and had 20 questions to figure out who it was. Gilligan was given Bryan Cranston, while Couch was assigned Cranston's Breaking Bad anti-hero, Walter White.Read more
The anxiety-ridden showrunner on what he's mulling (a Western film), saying no to dozens of film pitches and how Jeffrey Katzenberg courted him, even as he admits "the odds of winning the lottery [twice] are pretty infinitesimal."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