If the Academy Awards are indeed "the Super Bowl for women," then there's a certain irony to having pigskin bodice-ripper Justin Timberlake headline Oscar weekend's first big event.
Comments and quips from the winners with Oscars in hand, from Variety's team behind the scene. Updated at 10:40 p.m.
Academy voters dressed up in their Sunday best and praised "The Lord" in a big way. At the 76th annual Academy Awards, New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" entered Oscar's…
Hollywood publicists tapped the publicity team for Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" winner of the Maxwell Weinberg showmanship award for top publicity campaign.
Oscar got a new landlord, and just in time for his big night.
It's never fun coming away from an awards ceremony empty-handed, but in France, the kudos heaped on Canadian helmer Denys Arcand's "The Barbarian Invasions" at the Feb. 21 Cesar Awards have left an…
Focus Features' "Lost in Translation" found indie gold Saturday afternoon as the soph effort from director Sofia Coppola won all four of its nommed categories at the Independent Feature Project's…
Rolling off an Academy Award nomination, Spanish sales company Art Mood is licensing Carlos Bosch and Josep M. Domenech's docu "Balseros" to pan-Euro pubcaster Arte.
Adrien Brody, Pierce Brosnan, Scarlett Johansson, Ian McKellan, Jada Pinkett Smith, Ben Stiller, Liv Tyler and Owen Wilson have been added to the roster of presenters for the 76th Academy Awards on…
Experience is the subtext of each of the four documentary features vying for the eighth annual DirecTV/IFC Truer Than Fiction Award, worth $20,000. All were years, even decades, in the making.
Adam Bhala Lough wowed auds at the Tribeca and Los Angeles film fests last spring with "Bomb the System," his stylish, vibrant debut about a graffiti artist "bombing" the streets of New York. Pic has…