The New York Times cuts reader comments. The new character limit will be reduced by 60%, from 5,000 to 2,000 characters. "5,000 is a lot," says Aron Pilhofer, New York Times' editor of interactive news, "That's not a comment, that's an article." Though the comment cut might come as a blow, the paper did encourage its readers to share their opinions on the downsizing.
Imagine Entertainment partners Brian Grazer and Ron Howard have been together longer than most relationships—25 years. In celebration of their partnership, the two pair up for a tub-thumper joint interview on Deadline that touches on their dozens of significant films and TV shows—including Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, Arrested Development, and Friday Night Lights—as well as the inner-workings of a successful and long-lasting Hollywood relationship.