CBS News prexy Andrew Heyward said Monday that he's stumped as to why Dan Rather's nightly newscast has been diving in the ratings, and he will be spending the summer exploring possible fixes.
Markets & Festivals
Citing further depreciation of film rights and writedowns on its shares in fellow Teutonic producer Internationalmedia, Splendid Medien last week posted a net loss of 59.6 million euros ($67.4…
U.S. billionaire Haim Saban appears set to resume his bid for Germany's multi-channel broadcasting group ProSiebenSat.1 despite pulling out of a deal to acquire the group last month. Saban could face…
Accusing Hollywood of narcissism is a bit like calling the sun to task for shining. But the networks have taken showbiz navel-gazing to a new extreme with their latest batch of fall shows.
Rodney Bingenheimer, the subject of "The Mayor of Sunset Strip," which had its SRO premiere at the recent Los Angeles Film Festival, and Susanna Hoffs, singer-guitarist for seminal L.A. girl group…
On a brisk spring weekday night, Martial Solal, the Parisian piano legend, is holding court before a modest but keenly attentive assortment of devotees at the Jazz Bakery in Culver City, Calif.
Variety polled four hot designers with local roots for their take on what L.A.'s women should wear most, given the region's almost endless summer and the supercasual social whirl.
At 10 o'clock on a June evening, the monthly Film Expats meeting revs into high gear. The dimly lit backroom of the Formosa Cafe looks like a crowded elevator with a bar. People call out for drinks…
Oops. Right off the bat a controversy. Which song started my yearning for Los Angeles? "Goin' to California" by Led Zeppelin?
With its highway trestles, taco stands and strip malls, "Starsky and Hutch" is remembered as the ultimate L.A. '70s cop show. But it took place in the fictitious locale of Bay City.
"Sex and the City" may be going out of style come spring, but single in the city is still very much in vogue, and swelling to the Left Coast.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch