The broadcast nets' appetite for hot comedy prospects shows no sign of slowing down, even after a busy few weeks of developing shopping.
Wade Mainer, a country music pioneer credited with inventing the two-finger banjo-picking style that paved the way for the bluegrass era, has died. He was 104.
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Puerto Rican hip-hop duo Calle 13 lead nominations for the 12th Latin Grammy Awards with a record 10 nods.
Ready for Sunday's Emmy Awards? Jane Lynch, host, center, with the cast of MTV's Jersey Shore after taping a segment for the show. From left to right: Deena Nicole Cortese, Jane Lynch, Nicole…
Palisades Tartan has snapped up U.S. and U.K. rights to "This Is Not a Film,'' the clandestine picture about Iranian director Jafar Panahi, from Wide Management.
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Employment by minority directors in episodic TV dropped slightly last season, according to the DGA's just-released report on TV employment for women and minorities.
Bill Belichick has never been much of a talker, so the only way football fans were able to hear his extended thoughts on the game was for the NFL to mike him up. And that's exactly what the league…
After putting male insecurity under a comic microscope in "Humpday," writer-director Lynn Shelton hands the fairer sex a more prominent role in "Your Sister's Sister," another winning study of…
Variety film reporter Rachel Abrams live blogs from the Film Finance Forum in New York, where investors and other industry pros dissect the current state of the film market.
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