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New Fox Chiefs Reveal Reboot Plan: “We’re Not Looking to Do Smaller, Dark Programming”

Fox TV Group chairmen Dana Walden and Gary Newman start the year with a loud launch ('Empire'), turn to the town's top behind-the-scenes talent (hello, Ryan Murphy) and dismiss predecessor Kevin…

‘Empire’: How Lee Daniels Made TV’s “Black ‘Dynasty’ “

The 'Butler' filmmaker tackles such heavy subjects as homophobia and mortality in his 'King Lear'-meets-'Godfather' musical hip-hop drama

Fox Orders Lee Daniels’ Hip-Hop Drama, Octavia Spencer’s ‘Red Band Society’ to Series

UPDATED: The network has added two more dramas to its roster for the 2014-15 broadcast season.

Danny Strong Making Directorial Debut With Biopic ‘Salinger’s War’ (Exclusive)

Black Label Media is backing the drama about the famed "Catcher in the Rye" author J.D. Salinger

Hip-Hop Drama From Lee Daniels, Danny Strong Lands Pilot Order at Fox

The "Butler" duo will reunite for the drama series from exec producer Brian Grazer.

Watch The Hollywood Reporter’s Producers and Writers Roundtables Tonight on PBS SoCal

The latest episodes of a holiday television event features George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg and other producers and writers in candid conversations about rewriting, renegotiation and realizing an…

Danny Strong on Why ‘The Butler’ Is an Original, Not Adapted, Screenplay (Video)

The Emmy-winning writer of the summer hit says the character of Cecil Gaines was "inspired by" Eugene Allen but not adapted from an article about his life.