doug richardson

Powerful Man

BEHIND THE LINES WITH DR: The Most Powerful Man in Hollywood

Doug Richardson’s first produced feature was the sequel to Die Hard, Die Harder. Visit Doug’s site for more Hollywood war stories and information on his popular novels. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! It was a pro forma meeting. A meet-our-new-writer-client kind of sit-down. My new rep had called for...

Extra-Credit

BEHIND THE LINES WITH DR: Extra Credit

Doug Richardson’s first produced feature was the sequel to Die Hard, Die Harder. Visit Doug’s site for more Hollywood war stories and information on his popular novels. Click to tweet this article to friends and followers! It can be a battle for oxygen. The writer is in the room. The director is in the...

garbage in garbage out

BEHIND THE LINES WITH DR: Garbage In, Garbage Out

Doug Richardson’s first produced feature was the sequel to Die Hard, Die Harder. Visit Doug’s site for more Hollywood war stories and information on his popular novels. Click to tweet this article to friends and followers! Garbage In Garbage Out… Subject for your approval: Mr. Felton Farmer. This former big time TV exec-turned-producer thought...

ego management

Behind the Lines with DR: Ego Management – Chicken or the Egg?

Doug Richardson’s first produced feature was the sequel to Die Hard, Die Harder. Visit Doug’s site for more Hollywood war stories and information on his popular novels. It’s no secret the entertainment biz is rife with personalities. Big ones. Fast-talking. Recalcitrant. And quite a significant number that could best be described as having some...