Natalie Zea on Directing ‘The Detour,’ David Duchovny’s Advice and Female Filmmaker Friday

Natalie Zea has been a working actress for almost two and half decades, starring on such dramas as “Passions,” “Dirty Sexy Money” and “Justified,” as well as comedies including “White Famous” and “The Detour.” But for the first time, she has sat down in the director’s chair to helm an episode of television. “Actresses, if…

Berlin: Netflix Picks Up China’s Boonie Bears’ Animation

Netflix has acquired rights to two-year-old Chinese animated film “Boonie Bears: The Big Top Secret.” The deal was struck with Los Angeles-based Viva...

Television takes on death and magical thinking

In a medium that exploits death to boost ratings, three series creatively explore its impact on how we live

Czech Locations Conjure Bohemian Rhapsody for Foreign Shoots

Czech locales have been fully booked throughout the past year, with international features and TV series such as Amazon’s “Carnival Row” continuing...

Italian Producer Fabio Conversi Preps New TV Projects, Including ‘The Boy Who Granted Dreams’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Italian producer Fabio Conversi is ramping up TV production with a raft of projects following his first series, “The Truth About the Harry Quebert...

Eduardo Costantini’s Kabinett Launches Streaming Platform (EXCLUSIVE)

New York-based Kabinett — the new tech start-up of producer (“Elite Squad”) and Mubi co-founder Eduardo Costantini Jr. — has launched a global...