Just Because Nikki Finke Hates Everyone In Hollywood Doesn't Mean She…

The New York Observer names LA Weekly blogger Nikki Finke its "Media Mensch Of The Year." If you don't know Nikki from our previous adulation, she's a veteran Hollywood journalist with a bottomless reserve of outrage re media consolidation, hypocrisy, conflicts-of-interest, chauvinist arrogance disguised as… » 1/02/08 12:30pm 1/02/08 12:30pm

"Cordial", "Charming" Studio Chief Explains Why Women Can't Sell Movies…

Last week the legendary L.A. Weekly movie business reporter Nikki Finke broke news that Warner production chief Jeff Robinov had issued a studio-wide freeze on movies with female leads. (The rationale: a Jodie Foster movie for which the movie posters had misspelled "Jodie Foster" bombed.) Okay, so then, naturally, he… » 10/11/07 9:30am 10/11/07 9:30am