This time last year, "Like Crazy" director Drake Doremus says he was rushing to finish his intimate long-distance love story for Sundance and was completely broke. The difference between then and now…
A new face has been added to the 84th Academy Awards telecast, according to producers Brett Ratner and Don Mischer. Melissa Watkins Trueblood, who has also worked on the Golden Globe and Primetime…
The Producers Guild of America has tapped live event producer and director Don Mischer to receive the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television.
LONDON -- Steve McQueen's "Shame," Tomas Alfredson's "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" and Paddy Considine's "Tyrannosaur" lead the British Independent Film Awards race, nabbing seven nominations each.
Going into this year's Oscar race, a series of rule changes made by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences could significantly alter how many categories pan out.
Christopher Hampton began writing "A Dangerous Method" in 1997 for 20th Century Fox as a vehicle for Julia Roberts to play Sabina Spielrein, the Russian woman who came between Sigmund Freud and Carl…
And the Academy Award for best picture goes to a "festival film."
Variety's annual Awards Season Launch starts on page 19 today, marking the official start of kudos season (kinda/sorta/not really -- people have been prepping campaigns for more than a year, but we…
Org draws tighter restrictions on campaign tactics
The Royal Shakespeare Company hit "Matilda, The Musical" -- now previewing in the West End -- and a slew of U.K. road shows emerged as the big winners at the 2011 Theater Awards U.K. kudo ceremony.
Belgian Geoffrey Enthoven's crowdpleaser "Come As You Are" topped the 56th Valladolid Festival, one of Spain's main art pic showcases, on Saturday.