Neil Patrick Harris has some big shoes to fill for his upcoming 2015 Oscar hosting gig, as a recent online poll finds he is generating less fan excitement than Ellen DeGeneres did when she…
U.S. teenagers are more enamored with YouTube stars than they are the biggest celebrities in film, TV and music. That's the surprising result of a survey Variety commissioned in July that found the…
Gay males have crowned talkshow personality Ellen DeGeneres their most admired celebrity, and have singled out her recent pitch work with Cover Girl as the advertising campaign they liked most in the…
Scary as it may sound, the very not-politics-at-its-finest “Veep” paints an honest picture of life in D.C. “Veep’s” creative talent, speaking at Paleyfest Thursday night, have been startled by how…
Composer Bruce Broughton has been outspoken in his disappointment over the Academy board of governors disqualifying his Oscar nomination for "Alone Yet Not Alone." Yet he says that fans are having…
The Walt Disney Studios has promoted Janice Marinelli to oversee how the company releases its films, TV shows and other projects across physical and digital platforms. It's the latest move by a…
With disc sales struggling to maintain the value they've long enjoyed on conglomerate balance sheets, EST growth is critical to studios, which must transition the whole notion of ownership to…
ASCAP's I Create Music Expo has been on a roll since its inception in 2006, rising in attendance by 5%-7% each year.
Fast-multiplying streaming services are beautiful music to fans' ears — but can produce earaches for some in the larger music industry.
TV channels will be bowing their first 3D programming in weeks, but they do face challenges in achieving a perfect launch.