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The Director’s Chair is currently the best show on TV about filmmaking. It’s a very cool, candid series on El Rey Network where Robert Rodriguez interviews some of the greatest directors of our time. In the past he’s done John Carpenter, Quentin Tarantino, Guillermo del Toro, and Francis Ford Coppola, just to name a few. And for his next episode he’ll sit down… Continue reading Get to Understand Michael Mann Even Better With This Episode of 'The Director's Chair'

Chris Moore of “Project Greenlight” is very clear that his latest endeavor, “The Chair,” premiering Saturday, Sept. 6 on Starz, is a documentary, not a reality show.

“The Chair” chronicles a contest, in which two burgeoning filmmakers are pitted against each other. Each has the same script and budget.

With Zachary Quinto (“Star Trek”) as a mentor, and Pittsburgh as their playground, the two hopefuls create 90-minute features… Continue reading 'The Chair': Zachary Quinto and Chris Moore mentor competing filmmakers

Chris Moore, the executive producer of Oscar-winner Good Will Hunting and HBO’s Project Greenlight, is back with a new filmmaking competition series with a twist. The Chair, which Starz has ordered as its first original unscripted series for 10 episodes to air in fall 2014, follows two directors as they take their first feature film to the big screen. The catch: Each director is provided with the exact same… Continue reading Starz orders ‘Project Greenlight’ follow-up ‘The Chair’ — EXCLUSIVE

Prep those ear plugs: Mary Murphy is back as a permanent judge for Season 8 of So You Think You Can Dance (premiering tonight on Fox at 8 p.m. ET), reuniting with exec producer and judge Nigel Lythgoe. The venerable dance-scapade will return to the old format of 20 finalists hoofing it together, and bring

Poison singer Bret Michaels may replace Simon Cowell in the next edition of American Idol.
The rocker is currently recuperating from a brain haemorrhage and a recent stroke.
He impressed both fans and judges when he took to the stage on the reality show, disregarding doctor’s advice, for a rendition of ‘Every Rose Has Its Thorn’ with […] Continue reading Bret Michaels to replace Simon Cowell in ‘American Idol’?