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    Oscar-Nominated 'Gravity' Composer Steven Price Also Scoring Alfonso Cuaron's NBC Series 'Believe'

    Oscar nominated "Gravity" composer Steven Price has reteamed with Best Director nominee Alfonso Cuaron for NBC's "Believe," the supernatural show Cuaron created and is exec producing, and for which he helmed and wrote the pilot.

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    How Netflix Is Setting the New Norm in TV Watching: The Viewer Is In Control

    Netflix released the second season of "House of Cards" on Friday February 14, 2014. All thirteen episodes were immediately available. My wife and I viewed 5 of them in one afternoon. We plan to complete the season within the next week (or not). Like other Netflix subscribers we choose how and when w...

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    7 Depressing Facts About Women in Media from New Women's Media Center Report

    A new report from Women's Media Center confirms the depressing state of women in film and the media.

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    Did Jimmy Fallon Play It Too Safe with 'Tonight Show' Debut? Critics Weigh In

    Jimmy Fallon had his debut episode of the "Tonight Show" February 17 (with Seth Meyers in turn taking over Fallon's old post at "Late Night" next Monday). Critics are weighing in this morning, and running the gamut: the Daily Beast calls the episode "brilliant," while the LA Times was less impressed...

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    President Obama on 'House of Cards' Season 2: No Spoilers! UPDATED

    UPDATE: While critics debate the merits of the new season of "House of Cards," President Obama has a simple request, via Twitter: "No spoilers, please." POTUS has joked in the past that he wished Washington operated more like the Netflix show. And with all episodes of Season Two arriving today, he d...

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    'Twilight' Director Catherine Hardwicke Makes the Film-to-Cable Move

    Art director-turned-director Catherine Hardwicke hit 'Twilight' out of the park, but was not given time by Summit Entertainment to continue with the series. Follow-up "Red Riding Hood" was a rushed and misguided effort, and now like many women helmers, Hardwicke has done the sane and rational thing-...

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    WATCH: Melissa McCarthy Hosts SNL, Farewell to Seth Meyers

    Melissa McCarthy hosts SNL for the third time--and faces some type-casting.

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    Casting Watch: Damian Lewis In Talks to Star as Henry VIII in 'Wolf Hall'

    Now that Damian Lewis is Nick Brody no more, the former "Homeland" star is heading to "Wolf Hall." The PBS-BBC drama is a six-part TV adaptation of Hilary Mantel's novels, "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies." Lewis is in talks to star as Henry VIII.

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    Four Reasons 2014 Will Be the Year of the Immigrant on Film (VIDEO)

    From reportorial nonfiction to epic drama, from the couch to the art house, immigrants past and present will be at the forefront of 2014's film offerings -- not to mention your cable news network of choice. As the Congressional debate over immigration reform heats up and the midterm election gears b...

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    Music Box Picks Up First Two Seasons of French Bordello Series 'Maison Close'

    Music Box Films has scooped up US and Canadian rights to the first two seasons of sumptuous bodice-ripping drama "Maison Close," the French TV series set in a 19th century Parisian bordello, created by Jacques Ouaniche.

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