About Me

My photo
I'm a longtime contributor to MTV, Billboard, Alternative Press and MovieWeb. I've worked as on-air reporter, host, writer and producer for MTV, MSNBC and E!. I have provided opinion and commentary to programs on VH1, IFC, G4, Fuse, Current and Oxygen. I have written for Huffington Post, Premiere, OC Weekly, SFGate.com, NextMovie.com, MTV's television and movie blogs and other publications. I am the founder of Superhero Productions, providing broadcast, online and aftermarket content for a number of clients including Lionsgate, Sony and Warner Bros. I personally handle artist management for a handful of bands. "Ryan Downey has established a history of breaking some good scoops in the last few years, and you could certainly do worse than bookmark [him] to check in on." -- Ain't It Cool

Friday, December 07, 2012

MTV: Box-Office Preview

Gerard Butler must've made 300 movie deals after the success of "300," because he keeps headlining romantic comedies and action capers no matter how badly they do at the box office. "Gamer" opened with just $9 million, "Chasing Mavericks" with $2.2 million and this weekend's "Playing for Keeps" looks set to flounder, leaving the top spots open to familiar films. CLICK HERE to read the rest of my report.

No comments: