Former lawyer and Lindsay Lohan manager Michael Heller is shaking things up in the entertainment industry with a less obvious way of tapping celebrities such as Robert Pattinson and Lauren Conrad to tout brands. Read more
Directed with inventiveness by Gabe Torres, the film stars Stephen Dorff as a Secret Service Agent who is locked in the trunk of a car and tortured by terrorists attempting to exact a plot against the President of the United States.Read more
Scott Feinberg notes that since 2000, only 1.1 performers a year lose at SAG and HFPA and still get Oscar noms. Here are this year's big names snubbed by SAG and HFPA, though 1.1 of them will still get Oscar noms (if past is prologue): #1: Leonardo DiCaprio (Inception, Shutter Island).
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