Photography

Grit and gear: How Chris Hershman went from retail clerk to music video director

Matt Scheffer Photography and music have long been part of Chris Hershman’s repertoire, but video took him by surprise. Now a filmmaker and photographer working with musicians like NEEDTOBREATHE, Switchfoot, Alabama Shakes, Betty Who, and more, Hershman says he moved from working a music retail job to producing music videos by mastering one task at […]

Gaming

‘Console Wars’ comes to TV under ‘Kong: Skull Island’ director

Hollywood production company Legendary is developing a limited-series television event based on the book Console Wars by author Blake J. Harris, as Nerdist first reported. The book documents how Sega battled with Nintendo over the hearts and minds of gamers throughout the ’90s. The miniseries will now bring that story to television screens. Point Grey Pictures, […]

Gaming

Disney confirms Guardians director fired over years-old tweets

Enlarge / Writer/director James Gunn participates in the Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment And Grasshopper Manufactures “Lollipop Chainsaw” Launch Party held at Gamestop on June 11, 2012 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images) Getty Images / L. Ortega James Gunn, the sardonic and openly vulgar writer/director behind both successful Guardians of the […]