"Breaking Bad's" Bryan Cranston, "Mad Men's" Matthew Weiner, "Arrested Development's" Mitchell Hurwitz and more legends of television on how the award can save a series ("30 Rock"), give validation beyond ratings ("Seinfeld") and provoke anxiety. Says "ER" creator John Wells: "I forgot to thank George Clooney in my acceptance speech!"Read more
The actor and the show creator, along with AMC president and general manager Charlie Collier, on the "creativity and originality" of "Breaking Bad" and "Mad Men." Cranston also recalls his first Emmy win for the series in 2008; he was nominated after the show had run only seven episodes.
"Matt gets blamed for things that have nothing to do with him," Charlie Collier says in THR’s first TV exec roundtable, which also features John Landgraf (FX), Sue Naegle (HBO), David Nevins (Showtime) & Dana Walden (20th Century Fox Television).
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