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  • 34th Annual Nicholl Fellowship Winners

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      The 24th Annual Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting recipients were announced at the beginning of November.  On Thursday, November 12th, a group of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences Governor’s Board members, and select producers, screenwriters and press agents were invited to honor the screenwriters of this year’s five selected scripts. The Academy’s…

     

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  • Every Great Actor Should Have A Great Coach

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    Without Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson behind the bar, the fans wouldn’t have flocked to “Cheers.”   Those turning to ‘Friends’ would have tuned out if any of the six leads left the show.  And “The Sopranos” without James Gandolfini and Edie Falco?   Forget about it.    Acting coach Peter Kelley explains what made the attraction to…

     

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