Gilmour has kept a very low profile since the conclusion of his Rattle That Lock world tour in 2016. Last year, he sold many of his guitars at a charity auction that netted more than $20 million. In September 2019, Roger Waters told Rolling Stone that he met up with Gilmour in June of that year. The two have been estranged from each other for many years. … [Read more...] about Watch David Gilmour and Family Cover Leonard Cohen Classics
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In truth, Brunetti — who started his career, after a stint in the Coast Guard, as Kevin Spacey’s assistant in 1997 — has been social distancing himself from Hollywood for years (or at least since "it lost its sense of humor and edge," he says). Notes MGM film chairman Michael De Luca, who produced Fifty Shades of Grey and several other movies with Brunetti: "Dana was always looking for a reason to not hang out with anybody in Hollywood. He had a man-of-the-people vibe and never hid his contempt for the affectation that you find sometimes in the entertainment industry. So, to me, it was a natural progression [for him to move]. I actually wondered why it took so long.." … [Read more...] about How Hollywood Works Now: The Producer Who Decamped to a Survivalist Sanctuary
After growing to a full-time staff of nine, Story Syndicate was just getting settled into its new offices when COVID-19 changed nearly every facet of daily life for Cogan and Garbus and their fellow New Yorkers. With the realization that even their shift-based work system wouldn’t be safe, the couple had their head of postproduction, Brian Douglass, convert 17 of the office’s edit stations into remote workstations, move media onto drives for offsite access and implement workflows for departments like graphics, archival and music to work locally. … [Read more...] about How Hollywood Works Now: Liz Garbus and Dan Cogan Rethink How to Make Documentaries
Bankrolled by KE Gnanavel Raja under Studio Green and Aadnah Arts production companies, S3, is expected to be more grandeur than its prequels, which were successful at the box office worldwide. … [Read more...] about Suriya’s ‘S3’ Gets A Release Date!
Although he’s well known in entertainment and tech circles, Kilar’s hiring caught some Hollywood insiders off guard. Despite a résumé that includes time as a senior vp at Amazon and two years leading video startup Vessel, which struggled to catch on with users and ultimately sold its technology to Verizon, Kilar, 48, has never run a large media organization. And the one he is set to take over May 1 is still closely tied to legacy cable and theatrical businesses, which have both been significantly impacted by coronavirus-related shutdowns. “He can inspire great ideas, but it is a challenge to manage a big company like that,” says a source who worked with Kilar during his Hulu days. … [Read more...] about “Product Geek” Jason Kilar Brings Streaming Focus to Top WarnerMedia Role