The distant galaxy where the “Star Wars” saga unfolds has suddenly become a lot more politically correct. Stung by charges of ethnic stereotyping in “The Phantom Menace,” Lucasfilm is seeking a more…
Domingo di Nubila, a leading authority on Argentine cinema and for 25 years Variety’s local correspondent, died Monday after a long battle against throat cancer. He was 75. Born in the provincial…
Two-time Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman will team with Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences prexy Robert Rehme to announce this year's Oscar noms Feb. 15.
Set for his first Oscarcast appearance, Jude Law has been tapped to be a presenter at the Acad kudocast.
Bertelsmann declined to comment Monday on reports that AOL Time Warner is in preliminary talks with the German media giant about buying back its 50% stake in joint venture AOL Europe.
Caetano Veloso, the legendary Brazilian singer-songwriter, and his wife, Paulo Levigne, hope to add two pieces of North American hardware to their home in February and March: a Grammy and an Oscar.
Michael Mendenhall, currently a senior veep of marketing synergy at the Walt Disney Co., is expected to be elevated in the coming days to president of synergy and studio marketing. The newly-created…
CartoonNetwork.com, owner of 'Net streaming rights to Hanna-Barbera and Looney Toons characters, will double the production of its online animated shorts.