Neil Patrick Harris will host the 2015 Oscars on Feb. 22, but how much do you know about the multihyphenate performer? Test your knowledge with Variety‘s quiz to find out whether you’re a…
After six seasons, Timothy Olyphant is wrapping his Emmy-nominated run as lawman Raylan Givens on FX's hit series "Justified." But he was on the other side of the law (20-year-old spoiler alert) when…
"The (entertainment) industry collectively has the most powerful voice and reach in the world," says Anthony Melikhov. "They have the greatest impact on what we hear, see and do, and the greatest…
Charles Aidikoff, the ultimate Hollywood insider, is marking a milestone on Feb. 22 — the same day as the 87th Academy Awards — by turning 100. For a half century, he's operated one of the most…
It sounds like the plot of a Broadway musical: Sutton Foster was the understudy in the La Jolla production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie" when the lead dropped out — and the producers offered her the…
A lot of award winners through the years have expressed shock and surprise and claim they never expected to get what they were getting. John Bailey you actually believe.
As the 29th annual American Society of Cinematographers awards ceremony approaches on Feb. 15, a look at the feature nominees reveals an encouraging trend: directors of photography say the continued…
Already a Golden Globe winner, the Oscar-nominated "How to Train Your Dragon 2" displays a level of sophistication beyond anything DreamWorks Animation has achieved before.
Ellen DeGeneres' selfie was the most buzzed-about moment of last year's Oscars — reaching a level of popularity so quickly that it managed to break Twitter. But what a lot of people don't realize is…
It is without a doubt one of the biggest budget, highest-grossing and most critically acclaimed films in history to be directed, at least in part, over Skype.