Variety 411 is transitioning to LA | NY 411. Learn more. ×

Archives

  • Building “The New Girl” – Part Two: Continuing The Series

    By

     

    Production designer Jeff Sage established the primary set used on “New Girl.”  Once the series was picked up, production designer Michael Whetstone stepped in to take over where Sage left off, and continue defining the look of the series as the episodes and characters evolved.  Continuing our discussions of production design for “New Girl” that 411…

     

    Read more...

  • Production Incentives Hurdles And Slashed TV Show Budgets

    By

     

    The sophomore slump did not apply to the PGA’s 2nd Annual Produced By Conference.  Over 1,100 film and television professionals gathered on the 20th Century Fox lot to partake in a weekend of educational seminars ranging from exploring online and mobile distribution for exhibiting content to the best ways to utilize the latest technologies including…

     

    Read more...