Are Awards Shows Ruining Show Business
I’m all for pushing envelopes, but should cringe be a part of awards show comedy?
And there I was in the fancy office of a multi-million-dollar production house where I acted like a 10-year-old schoolboy sent to the principal’s office.
I'll Be There For You
You don’t have to love the ride, but accepting it is freeing.
The Very Model of a Modern Major Musical
It may start with our mother’s heartbeat, but when we enter the brutal reality of the world, we hear the cascading rhythms of human voices, outside world noises … and, if we’re lucky … some form of musical notes.
Yes, Page Count Still Matters
Think like a salesman ... if you have a product you need to sell, which would you rather have? More potential buyers? Or fewer?
Please, Doctor Strange, Fix the MCU For Us!
... you need to make us want you again.
Everybody Knows the Alphabet
There are only two types of feedback that matter.
The Life, Death, and Rebirth of Film Projection
As it is said, film is the rare art form that the artist cannot afford the canvas on which to paint. Digital filmmaking has changed that.
Below the Line: Script Supervisor Stacy Rowe
"You’ll find that so many people are willing to help you if you work hard and tell people what you want. We all had to start somewhere. You just need the confidence to speak up and make it happen."
Fix Your Script First
When somebody finally gives you a chance and decides to read what you’ve got, it’s up to your writing to keep them engaged—not you.
Find the Right Reader
The point is—you will never find anything where everyone agrees. It's literally impossible. And Hollywood is no different.
Whatever Happened to the Political Thriller?
But since 2012, there have been precious few political thrillers popping up on the big screen. Why? It’s not like there aren’t stories ripe for the picking ...
Below the Line: Location Assistant Melanie Roddy
If anybody ever reads about our business, I hope people take away that quality of life is the most important. You make enough to live and you get with good people. That's the important shit.
15 Types of Income to Create or Refine a Part-Time or Full-Time Author Business Model That Works for You
All authors can create holistic, rewarding cottage industries, sidelines, part-time or full-time businesses around their book/s, their knowledge, their experiences, and their author status.
Hollywood Creatives Fundraising for Strike Funds: Where to Find Help if You Need It
Hot Labor Summer is all too real, so Hollywood's creatives are finding some, well, creative ways to raise money for strike funds.