Craig Zadan http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30102/all en Oscar night to have something for everyone, producers say http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/oscar-night-have-something-everyone-producers-say <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Jill Serjeant</p> <p>BEVERLY HILLS, Feb 4 (Reuters) - With a high five from 9-year-old actress Quvenzhane Wallis, and a pledge that Oscar night will have something for everyone, the Academy Awards kicked into high gear on Monday at a luncheon for more than 160 nominees.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/oscar-night-have-something-everyone-producers-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American film directors Cinema of the United States Craig Zadan Entertainment Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Feb 2013 01:30:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5745912 at http://www.globalpost.com Oscar show producers get return invite despite critical mauling http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130416/oscar-show-producers-get-return-invite-despite-critical-mauling <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oscar organizers are bringing back Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produced the Academy Awards telecast for a second year, despite a mauling by media critics for their first effort in February.</p> <p>The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which hands out the most coveted awards in the movie industry, said on Tuesday that Zadan and Meron had been chosen to produce the 2014 Oscar show.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130416/oscar-show-producers-get-return-invite-despite-critical-mauling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States Craig Zadan Neil Meron Thomson Reuters Wed, 17 Apr 2013 01:45:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5817940 at http://www.globalpost.com Oscars producers re-hired for 2014 show http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130416/oscars-producers-re-hired-2014-show <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The producers of this year's Academy Awards, musical veterans Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, have been re-hired for the 2014 show, Oscars organizers announced Tuesday. </p> <p>The pair, who have produced a long list of musical hits including 2002's Oscar-winning film, "Chicago," will again be the behind-the-scenes gurus for next year's show on March 2.</p> <p>This year's show on February 24 produced a boost in TV ratings, including for the coveted young demographic, despite criticism of some of "Family Guy" creator host Seth MacFarlane's less mature jokes.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130416/oscars-producers-re-hired-2014-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States Craig Zadan Film AFP Wed, 17 Apr 2013 02:16:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5817962 at http://www.globalpost.com US-FILM Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131121/us-film-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>'Captain America,' 'Rio' bring early summer heat to Hollywood</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood is remaking one of its most cherished traditions: the summer blockbuster. Unlike last year, when every summer weekend seemed to bring one or more mega-budget films, this year studios have spread out their most expensive entries for the warm weather months that traditionally make up roughly 40 percent of annual ticket sales.</p> <p>'Other Woman' seizes box office crown from 'Captain America'</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131121/us-film-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cinema of the United States Craig Zadan Financial data vendors Human Interest Labor Law Technology Thomson Reuters Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:30:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5859299 at http://www.globalpost.com