'Mad Men,' 'Parks and Recreation,' 'Late Show' among those seeking farewell season kudos
Crews brew content stew: Working behind the camera and in the suites, artisans make films and TV shows come alive.
Stage, TV and film actress Kristin Chenoweth gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
MADRID – Cesc Gay's "Truman," Federico Veiroj's "The Apostate" and Pablo Aguero's "Eva Doesn't Sleep" will face off in competition at September's 63rd San Sebastian Film Festival with Asier Altuna's…
At 62.4 million, admissions to local films in Latin America nose-dived a hefty 16.9% on 2013, the European Audiovisual Observatory announced at Cannes. Yes, Argentina punched a 17.8% national market…
Russell Peters feels a little shortchanged. Variety is celebrating the Canadian comic of Anglo-Indian descent for his 25 years in comedy at the Montreal Just for Laughs fest, but, he jokes, he's been…
Hollywood's talent agencies have been diversifying, but it's still the traditional businesses that bring in the lion's share of profits and define stature. Nothing is more at the core of the content…
While he doesn't have a charitable organization set up, Russell Peters is, by all accounts, a very generous guy. "There are always people staying at his home," says manager Paul Canterna, about…
Clayton Peters has always been in the habit of looking out for his younger brother. Growing up in Brampton, Canada, the two were latchkey kids and it was Clayton's job to keep an eye on Russell. And…
Highlighting Rising Yuksters: Variety's class of 2015 includes a German YouTube star, pals of Amy Schumer and two edgy groups.
With his New York-centric stoner humor (see his "finger-in-my-pocket" subway bit on YouTube) and born-and-raised Queens accent, it's no wonder the actor ("Rapturious") and standup is known as one of…