World Wrestling Entertainment has tapped film and television producer Michael Lake as president of its films division.
Fan question: What have you learned from working with Charlie Sheen and Jon Cryer on "Two and a Half Men"? Cheeky answer: Absolutely nothing! That was Angus T. Jones on Wednesday night at the Paley…
In the first music file-sharing copyright infringement case to go to trial, a federal jury in Minnesota has ordered a woman to pay record companies $222,000 after finding that she illegally shared…
The cable news wars are getting more personal as Fox News, CNN and MSNBC increasingly take aim at one another, feeding off controversies, real and imagined.
The reels kept coming in every few months to the Disney Channel offices in Burbank. A gawky pre-teen girl with a charming Tennessee drawl was determined to land the role of her dreams in a show that…
It's been a rough stretch for young performers lately: Lindsay Lohan, Britney Spears, Haley Joel Osment. Misbehaving in Hollywood has always been the norm, but between the copious number of arrests…
The juice-box crowd shouldn't shelve those audition videos just yet.
During the most recent pilot season, Cindy Osbrink, CEO of the Osbrink Agency, says one of her child clients auditioned at a network and was offered the part.
So you're a youth agent, and you've discovered a bright new talent, developed the talent, won over the talent's parents and have built a cozy, familial relationship.
It's no secret that kids watch oodles of television, but they're increasingly turning their attention to the Web, so savvy networks are finding ways to reach young viewers online. Sites allow fans to…
A little peer pressure can go a long way, particularly when it means Variety using its peer-to-peer relationship with the industry to help raise awareness of philanthropic causes through the…