Wright or wrong
Michael Idato Academy fires off lawsuit over $US80,000 ($85,000) sale of iconic statuette by the family of a 1942 winner, Joseph Wright.
Michael Idato Television is a ruthless business: if you can't buy the rights to a show then the business plan generally goes that you simply copy it anyway.
Michael Idato The bard himself could not have written the scene better: Frank Underwood, the Machiavellian mastermind of House of Cards, in the United Nations security council chamber and seated at the table where...
Michael Idato With the mesmerising manner of an old school film star, Halle Berry seems the very personification of the dramatic migration of film actors, writers and directors to television, the new wave which...
Michael Idato The US television comedy Community has defied the odds by securing its resurrection on the online platform Yahoo Screen.
Michael Idato The 1996 comedy film The First Wives Club is poised to follow Priscilla, Sister Act and Legally Blonde by taking the leap from the big screen to the Broadway stage.
Michael Idato You can't keep a good TV idea down, even if the retread misses the mark by a mile.
Michael Idato While their trip to Australia may not go down as the finest moment in the five-year history of the hit US comedy Modern Family, the show's producers have ambitiously cast their eyes further afield.
Vale Greg Coote
Michael Idato One of Hollywood's pioneering Australian identities, the producer and deal-maker Greg Coote, has died after a battle with cancer aged 72.
Michael Idato Blake Lee, Bruce Santino and Craig Frank on how ten lead character is just the right amount for Mixology.
Michael Idato Omar Epps and Devin Kelley on how the ideas behind the show Resurrection, taps into every part of our humanity.
Michael Idato Clark Gregg and Chloe Bennet discuss how Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D plays on the modern problem of information and its importance to the public.
Under the Dome
Michael Idato Stephen King shifts slightly in his chair. He's pondering. The oft-asked question of television's so-called "new golden age" has been put to him, and he's contemplating.
Michael Idato London was burning when actor Andy Serkis landed in his hometown on a global whistle-stop tour to promote the release of Rise of the Planet of the Apes in 2011.
Michael Idato In the mid-1980s, as a swath of gay men in New York were cut down by HIV – then referred to by many names, but initially, at least, as a strain of gay "cancer" – playwright Larry Kramer...
Michael Idato Andrew Denton is to make a (brief) return to television as the focus of an episode of SBS's Who Do You Think You Are?
Michael Idato As the four coaches on the reality TV show The Voice chase talent on the show's cavernous stage, William Adams - better known to his fans as Will.i.
Michael Idato The Voice Australia coach Will.i.am is to be the recipient of a multi-million dollar payday, thanks to the $US3 billion deal under which the technology giant Apple will acquire audio equipment giant...
Elliot Rodger's shooting spree: Seth Rogen, Judd Apatow slam Washington Post's Ann Hornaday for blaming movies
Michael Idato in Los Angeles Bad Neighbours' Seth Rogen and movie producer Judd Apatow slam an opinion piece by a Washington Post film critic which pointed the finger at their work in relation to the mass shooting in the US by...
Michael Idato The Australian TV comedy Small Time Gangster is to be re-made for the European television market by the premium cable channel HBO.