As Democratic congressman Barney Frank transitions into retirement, he's joining a small group of pols who have enlisted WME to represent him across all platforms.
The retiring congressman is not looking to host a talk show. He tells Variety's Rachel Abrams, "I hope to write a book. It depends on how sentient I remain as I get older. And give lectures and do…
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I'll be live blogging here, and my colleague Brian Lowry will have his thoughts here. Before it all starts, here's what I believe is the biggest gaffe ever made in a general election debate — Gerald…
Oxygen continues to make strides in the original programming realm, developing five unscripted shows for next year's lineup.
Newly minted distrib A24 has tapped Nicolette Aizenberg at head of publicity.
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DVD rental operator Redbox's incursion into the event ticketing market, offering ducats at its kiosk outlets with minuscule add-on fees, can be seen as a bold engagement with established ticketing…
The stylistic and tonal formality of the 17th century French tragedian's plays are routinely regarded as more forbidding than theatrically forthcoming.
Paramount has acquired Clark Baker's sci-fi/horror short film "Vessel" and tapped genre scribe Stephen Susco ("The Grudge") to write the feature version, which will be directed by Baker.
Red Granite Pictures and Alexandra Milchan have settled their legal drama over "The Wolf of Wall Street."
Tom Dolby and Tom Williams will make their directorial debut with indie comedy "Last Weekend," starring Patricia Clarkson, Zachary Booth, Joseph Cross, Devon Gray, Jayma Mays, Chris Mulkey, Alexia…
Ex-Marine a hit with 'Girls' while also making a huge impression on the Coen brothers.