"Social media is what we used to call friendly reporters," Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said with a laugh at Variety's Venture Capital and New Media Summit, held Wednesday in association…
Mark Burnett parachuted in from Morocco to show an early glimpse of his miniseries "The Bible" on Thursday at the Family Entertainment and Faith-Based Summit, presented by Variety in association with…
Canon USA has teamed up with Film Independent -- the nonprofit group behind the Los Angeles Film Festival and the Spirit awards -- to launch the Canon Filmmaker Award Program.
In an attempt to build stronger connections with a rapidly evolving and expanding Chinese film market, the Whistler Film Festival, in association with Telefilm Canada, is offering writer/producer…
Execs, directors and animators alike came together June 13 at WeHo's Eveleigh for the first-ever Dreamworks Animation Summer Social.
When she took the congratulatory call for "Prison Break" becoming the No. 1 series in China, Twentieth Century Fox International TV prexy Marion Edwards was unpleasantly surprised.
Ilan Astrug, former head of format acquisitions at Zodiak Media Group, has been named veep of acquisitions at Warner Bros. Intl. Television Prods., and Charlotte Raben joins him as the new veep of…
The traffic snarls on June 6 in L.A. weren't all President Obama's fault. Four big fundraising galas marked the date.
Looking to expand, the Woodstock Film Festival has its sights set on two very different locales: Cabo, Mexico, and London.
Disney TV topper Anne Sweeney delved into the puzzle of digital media and advertising Thursday at the Massive advertising summit presented by Variety and Stillwell Partners.