Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Slams “Second-Rate” States That Compete With Texas for Film Business

Dallas Film Commission director Janis Burklund probably wouldn’t have used the exact words that Mayor Mike Rawlings did last night, when he talked about states that compete with Texas for film projects. But she liked his point about staying competitive in the battle for movie business. Addressing the opening-night crowd at the Dallas International Film […]

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Leading Off (4/13/12)

A-Rod May Become a Real Drag. Former Texas Ranger Alex Rodriguez is, according to the producers of a movie about Salvador Dali entitled “The Surrealist,” perfect to play a drag queen. And not just any drag queen.”Producers think A-Rod would be ideal in the role as Dali’s ‘factotum social secretary’ Potassa (a stunning, leggy drag […]

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