• Biz

Election 2012: Media’s winner and losers

By

One striking fact about campaign 2012 was how many memes were created, with images and phrases seared into memory: Empty chairs, binders full of women, self-deportation, Big Bird, "You didn't build…

The entertainment industry’s most trusted source.
SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Rachel Brosnahan and Bernadette Peters in
  • Film

Review: ‘Coming Up Roses’

By

Standout perfs by Bernadette Peters are the only reasons to see Lisa Albright's "Coming Up Roses," a tired '80s-set meller hobbled by lackluster helming and an unconvincing script.

"Otelo Burning"
  • Film

Review: ‘Otelo Burning’

By

Surfing serves as the unlikely focal point of "Otelo Burning," a skillfully layered exploration of life in a South African township during the last years of apartheid.

Want more Variety? SUBSCRIBE TODAY.

‘Flashdance’ tour sets cast

By

The upcoming touring production of the tuner adaptation of "Flashdance" has lined up as cast led by Broadway alums Rachelle Rak, Emily Padgett and Matthew Hydzik.

Holly Hunter bags stage role

By

Holly Hunter has booked an Off Broadway gig as the topliner of "The Vandal," the new play set to world preem in January at downtown venue the Flea.

  • TV

The mistake behind #mistakesGIRLSmake

By

HBO's Twitter account unleashed a slew of hashtags and retweets in social-media celebration of the paybler's 40th anniversary yesterday. Brand launched on Nov. 8, 1972, and those manning the Twitter…

Videos

Marketplace