TV and feature scribe Don Payne has been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America's Paul Selvin Award for his "Fraudcast News" episode of "The Simpsons."
The third panel of the Santa Barbara Film Fest's opening weekend assembled successful femmes from both sides of the camera. Sponsored by Variety and moderated by Variety associate publisher Madelyn…
Warner Music is becoming the first label to put musicvideos on cell phones. Edgar Bronfman Jr.-controlled diskery has signed with Verizon Wireless to make its catalog part of the cellular provider's…
Rainbow Entertainment has named Linda Schupack senior VP of marketing at AMC. This is the net's first programming initiative since it recently received its strongest yearly Nielsen numbers in its…
The Asian feed of the BBC's global entertainment service, BBC Prime, is to launch in Thailand thanks to an agreement between BBC Worldwide and Thai satellite and cable outfit United Broadcasting Corp.
Disney's international TV arm has put together a TV and cable deal in Italy for its hit ABC drama "Desperate Housewives," inking with pubcaster RAI for the terrestrial rights and Fox Life for basic…
Channel 4 CEO Andy Duncan unveiled the web's new structure on Monday, following a monthlong review. Commercial arm 4 Ventures will continue to stand alone and has been set a $54 million annual profit…
Capitol Films has nabbed international sales rights to Mexican-U.K. political thriller "Rabbit on the Moon." Pic, written, helmed and co-produced by Mexican director Jorge Ramirez-Suarez, will…
One of Blighty's most successful indies, Shed Prods., will soon list on London's junior stock market Aim as it seeks to expand. Shed Prods. was founded in 1998, but has rapidly established itself…
French Minister of Culture Renaud Donnedieu de Vabres announced Saturday plans to help hike coin for short films.
Executing a hit on rival bidders, A&E has landed the basic cable rights to HBO's "The Sopranos" in a lavish multiyear deal worth at least $195 million.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘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
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)