They met the challenge, now they've been rewarded with a Tony nomination. But how does that challenge differ for the many scribes, helmers and thesps nommed? Here's what several 2013 Tony nominees…
From the May 14, 2013 issue of Variety
The Hungarian capital, Budapest, couldn't be hotter.
A top model who's lined up contracts with a number of fashion designers, Vacth, a native of Lyon, decided to shake up her smooth, cool image by taking the lead role in a film that raises disturbing…
President Pranab Mukherjee is urging the film industry to provide positive values following rising reports of rapes of minors.
With the eyes of the Gotham theater industry focused on the current Tony race, you might not notice that in an under-the-radar Down Under locale, there's a big new stage show swinging into production.
I'm standing onstage thinking about the unlikelihood of the band having another hit and I realize Daryl Hall found a way out. Via his TV show, "Live From Daryl's House."
Ahmed and Mohamed Abu Nasser's short film "Condom Lead" will appear in competition at Cannes, the first-ever Palestinian short to do so.
Competition in China's online video sector is intensifying, and the prize is a stake in the world's fastest-growing platform for movie and TV content.
Mildly charming but exceptionally thin, it makes it hard to fault Fox for its lack of faith. So let the "Games" begin, but don't expect many to wind up carrying a torch for it.
"American Idol" and "Dancing With the Stars" qualify as two of this season's biggest losers, but they aren't alone.