A thief in Burbank this morning broke into a car belonging to a staff writer on the CW's "The Carrie Diaries," and stole a copy of the show's season finale, only to return it hours later with…
From the April 9, 2013 issue of Variety
It turns out that the very concept of disruption has been digitally disrupted. Because digital tools and platforms reduce costs, disruptions can occur at any level, big or small.
Hit microbudget pics promise healthy backend for name actors willing to take a chance.
Just as he is about to exit, FCC chairman Julius Genachowski is setting up a question that will be left to his successor: Just how should the agency deal with a backlog of indecency complaints.
When CAA Sports and Roc Nation, the entertainment shingle founded by rapper-entrepreneur Jay-Z, announced April 2 they were partnering to create athlete management firm Roc Nation Sports, the…
TCL sees the U.S. as its next big market, and believes films like "Iron Man 3" represent the first steps toward planting its flag here.
Everyone has in essence been turned (sometimes grudgingly) into their own marketing department, cementing a rapport with an audience designed to extend beyond transitory affiliations like network or…
While Murdoch & Co.'s grand plan appears to have come together almost perfectly, there was a larger game of chess going on than many investors realized.
Time and again over the course of his now 50-year career, Redford has returned to that no-man's land between the real America and how America sees itself. The result is a panoramic portrait of a…
Downtown's Ritz-Carlton has the views, W Hollywood the scene, and Montage the address. L.A.'s trio of high-end hotel residences (condos to the rest of us) have hit their stride with buyers who…
Some movies demand more than one opinion. In the new 3-View column, our trio of top critics take on divisive pics from conflicting angles.