• Modern Magic: Adam Rosenberg & Rodney Rothman Launch Company Focused On Event Animation And Live-Action

    8 days ago - By Deadline

    Former MGM Co-President of Production Adam Rosenberg has partnered with Oscar winner Rodney Rothman to launch Modern Magic, a media company focused on creating “event entertainment” for the 21st-century audience, across animation and live-action. At Modern Magic, Rosenberg and Rothman will look for new ways to captivate a global audience, which...
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  • Will New COVID Surge Slow Hollywood's Plans to Ramp Up Productions and Live Events?

    8 days ago - By The Wrap

    The rise of new coronavirus cases has led to more than just t he tumbling Dow. Three major film and TV productions have paused shoots in the last week, while many live in-person events have been postponed or canceled - renewing worries in Hollywood that the industry's recent progress may face new setbacks. Certainly it means that safety protocols will not be diminished anytime soon, producers and other industry insiders told TheWrap.
    “With COVID rates increasing again and a growing number of vaccinated people experiencing breakthrough cases, and even hospitalizations, I think vigilance...
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