DEBBIE WILL DETERMINE

It’s the middle of July 2014, in Los Angeles, and sweat is dripping down the backs of nearly everyone in Shonda Rhimes’s backyard. None of us care. We’re at a fundraiser for President Barack Obama—and he is only feet away, inspiring every artist, actor, producer, writer, donor, human in attendance. At the end of his... Continue Reading →

EBERTFEST 2019 TO CELEBRATE RICHARD ROEPER, HONOR SCOTT WILSON

The 21st edition of Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, a.k.a. Ebertfest, scheduled to run from Wednesday, April 10th, through Saturday, April 13th, in Champaign, Illinois. Making this annual celebration of cinema a reality would be next to impossible without the contributions of our festival director, Dr. Nate Kohn, and our sponsoring partner, the University of Ilinois at Urbana-Champaign. We look forward to seeing new faces and... Continue Reading →

Heather Parry Fired From Live Nation Productions

Live Nation Entertainment announced Thursday that Heather Parry will leave the company following a Variety investigation into allegations of workplace bullying. Parry ran Live Nation Productions, the TV and film arm of the touring conglomerate, for three years. In December, Variety reported that Live Nation’s human resources department had been repeatedly warned that Parry was... Continue Reading →

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