Welcome to "Playback," a Variety podcast bringing you exclusive conversations with the talents behind many of today's hottest films. Franchises and trilogies are difficult because every time you step…
The practice was discontinued 22 years ago but maybe it's time to dust it off.
The filmmaker has come from sneaking into Pinewood Studios to edit his debut feature to making a decades-in-the-making dream project a reality.
As we rapidly approach 2017’s midway point, there are already a number of films that deserve to be remembered by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences when Oscar ballots go out at the end…
Everyone agrees it's gotten out of hand, but isn't it just a byproduct of peak TV glut, as everyone clamors for consideration?
Welcome to "Playback," a Variety podcast bringing you exclusive conversations with the talents behind many of today's hottest films. Kumail Nanjiani somehow finds time to do it all, whether starring…
Ballots make their way to the 21,000-plus voting members of the TV Academy on Monday. Two weeks of voting will follow, with the nominations for the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards set to be revealed on…
The actor discusses his work in Starz' bold new series, as well as the prospects for that proposed "Deadwood" feature film.
Director Brett Haley harnesses the legendary actor's iconography in a role Elliott has taken to calling a gift.
Bill Maher has long been the Susan Lucci of the Emmys’ variety series category: His ABC platform “Politically Incorrect” landed eight straight nominations in the 1990s, while HBO’s “Real Time with…
Whoopi Goldberg, Morgan Spurlock, Jason Blum Among Academy Candidates for Board of Governors Election
This year's election begins Monday, June 19 and ends Friday, June 23.