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Mathieu Robinet, who joined Paris-based arthouse shingle Bac Majestic as international sales agent in 2011, has been upped to managing director of Bac Films Distribution. Robinet will now oversee the…
Sycamore Pictures has come on board to produce and finance holiday comedy "A Friggin' Christmas Miracle," starring Joel McHale and Lauren Graham.
TBS, which continues to stockpile original comedies, has ordered the pilot "Do It Yourself."
Politicians scramble to earn celebrity endorsements, but the situation is reversed this Oscar season, as Hollywood seeks the nod from the political elite. If they weren't blatantly saying "go see…
Variety's Timothy Gray argues that a Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into how the CIA cooperated with "Zero Dark Thirty" is the kind of chill on speech that goes back to the blacklist. He…
Andy and Lana Wachowski are filling out the "Jupiter Ascending" cast with another rising star as "Noah" thesp Douglas Booth has signed on to the Warner Bros. sci-fi pic.
Showtime is courting "The Affair," ordering a pilot for the drama from Sarah Treem and "In Treatment" creator Hagai Levi.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi once deemed "The Colbert Report" too much of a risk for members to appear. On Friday, host Stephen Colbert not only was the guest at the House Democratic…
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