New legislation could expand California's film and TV incentive program
Legislation will be introduced this week to expand California's $100 million film tax incentive program
The veteran entertainment attorney, introduced by L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, says the fight is at "critical moment"
Garcetti named Sherak the city's first film czar after being elected last year
Sherak's deputy Rajiv Dalal and Robert Pisano, the former MPAA chief who was serving as an adviser, will step up at L.A. film and TV...
Jim Cameron, Alan Horn, Sid Ganis and Jim Gianopulos are among those saluting Sherak after his death from cancer Tuesday
Pisano is the former president of the MPAA and had previously served in top roles at SAG and MGM
The measure, authored by Garcetti and Councilman Paul Krekorian, is designed to provide a boost for critical sector
The former Academy president takes the new position to stanch runaway production
New mayor gets grilled by TheWrap on improving the state of production in the city
The race to replace Antonio Villaraigosa is drawing Hollywood's interest
Mayoral candidate Eric Garcetti spearheaded the legislation to stem the exodus of pilot production from Los Angeles
Ben Bradley's death "leaves a huge crater" at the Fountain Theater
After years of declining movie production in Los Angeles County, the city may finally get an official devoted to keeping Hollywood here, and happy.