In a major vote of confidence this past fall, Warner Bros. elected to move director James Wan’s “The Conjuring” from January to the tentpole battleground of July 19 after test screening scores came…
Kurt Cobain may have been influenced by punk legends like The Melvins or the Pixies but the late Nirvana singer grew up idolizing famed 1970s and 80s stuntman Evel Knievel. Perhaps it’s no…
TEL AVIV — Emad Burnat, the Palestinian co-director of Oscar-nommed doc “5 Broken Cameras,” detained by immigration officials at Los Angeles Intl. Airport on Tuesday evening, has issued a statement…
Scott Boute Publicity is relaunching this month as SERGE PR.
In anticipation of this month's Oscars (Feb. 24), the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences has unveiled a crafty new poster celebrating the show's history of best picture winners. Designed by…
Justin Timberlake will hold his first live concert in years on Feb. 10 at the Hollywood Palladium, just hours after he performs at the 55th annual Grammy Awards. The pop star announced the show this…
Fox Searchlight is getting back in business with "The Way, Way Back" team of Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, acquiring an untitled pitch from the Oscar-winning writing duo to write and possibly direct.
James Franco and "Kink" director Christina Voros are lacing up for another documentary, this time on venerable fashion label Gucci.
Shia LeBeouf and Evan Rachel Wood stopped by the Variety Studio on Tuesday to discuss Fredrik Bond’s new drama “The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman.” LeBeouf, who plays a guy in love with the…
After years of helming documentaries and TV shows, R.J. Cutler is closing in on his first narrative feature directing gig, on Summit Entertainment's "If I Stay."
Oscar nominees react to the morning announcement