Search Results

All Dates  Date Range

419 Search Results found for:

January 01, 1990 - December 03, 2012 + The Business

Getting Rid of the (Production) Shingles listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080825getting_rid_of_the_p
Hollywood's studios are slashing producer deals in record numbers. What are these producer pacts? What does it all mean for the kinds of movies that we'll be...

Six Degrees of Celebrity Philanthropy listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080818six_degrees_of_celeb
This week on The Business, six degrees of celebrity philanthropy with, of course, Kevin Bacon - actor, musician and on-line philanthropist.

It Isn't Easy Being a Green Hollywood Studio listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080811it_isnt_easy_being_a
We talk to Shelley Billik, the Vice President of Environmental Initiatives at Warner Bros. Entertainment.  She's spent the last sixteen years explaining to the industry...

Best of The Business: Hollywood on the Couch listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080804best_of_the_business
Dennis Palumbo, screenwriter turned psychologist, puts Hollywood on the couch.

SAG's Snafu; The Brothers Duplass listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080728sags_snafu_the_broth
SAG and the producers are at an impasse, so what happens next? Plus, what happens when the mavens of Mumblecore go Hollywood?

Disney's Teen Green-Making Machine listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080721disneys_teen_green-m
From Hannah Montana to High School Musical, we look at Disney's teen green-making machine.

SAG and AFTRA Talk! listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080714sag_and_aftra_talk
AFTRA approves their deal with producers...and SAG goes back to the negotiating table. Is peace at hand in Hollywood?  

A Conversation with the Presidents of SAG and AFTRA listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080709a_conversation_with_
This special edition of The Business features a rare head-to-head conversation about future of acting with the dueling presidents of SAG and AFTRA. It's the first time...

Hollywood's Bump from the Economic Slump; Strike TV; Titles listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080707hollywoods_bump_from
Do sky-high gas prices mean boffo box office? Plus, first there was the writers' strike and now there's strike TV. Plus, the Zen of making...

TV Across the Pond; The Day the Creatures Cried listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080630tv_across_the_pond_t
The two-way street between American television and British telly. We talk to TV producer extraordinaire Caryn Mandabach about her dealings across the pond.  Plus, last...

MySpace Makeover listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080623myspace_makeover
A makeover at MySpace continues to transform Hollywood into your space.  We chat with MySpace CEO Chris DeWolfe.  Plus SAG and AFTRA's battle over the...

Rating the Ads; Weather to Shoot or Not to Shoot listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080616rating_the_ads_weath
How will rating ads instead of programs change what you see on your TV? Plus, whether or not to shoot a scene often depends on...

Runaway Production Runs Faster listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080609runaway_production_r
A hit network TV show picks up, moves to New York and stirs up the enduring question: why doesn't California do something to staunch the...

Everything You Wanted to Know about Being an Assistant listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080602everything_you_wante
This week on The Business, everything you wanted to know about being an assistant, but were too terrified to ask. We talk with the authors...

TV's 'Unfronts;' Popcorn Prices Pop listen Download

www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/tb/tb080526tvs_unfronts_popcorn