Brit drama producer Tony Wood has pacted with Cineflix Studios to launch Buccaneer Media, which will produce scripted programming for broadcasters worldwide. Before Buccaneer, Wood was creative…
Although you can find David Letterman's comments about Jay Leno leaving “The Tonight Show” — again — online, the printed jokes (“NBC announced the official date for Jay Leno's departure. No mention…
Variety has tapped respected music industry voice Bob Lefsetz as a contributing columnist. Lefsetz's passionate and provocative observations on music, media and pop culture will be a regular feature…
Liz Flahive, a producer and writer on the hit Showtime series “Nurse Jackie,” wrote “The Madrid,” a dull domestic drama about a middle-aged woman who inexplicably walks out on her family. Edie…
By partnering to launch a new regional cable network in an overflowing market rather than making a straightforward rights deal, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Time Warner Cable have doubled down on…
In a fitting match between actor and movie title, "The Grey" star Dallas Roberts will join Matthew McConaughey in "The Dallas Buyers Club."
Inspiring docu "State 194" traces some positive developments that may pave the way to peace in the Middle East, or perhaps an independent Palestine accepted by the United Nations.
Updated version of the 1942 This Gun for Hire comes off as a crackling melodrama. Marking James Cagney's first pitch as a director and A.C. Lyles' initial full producer chore, film packs enough gutsy…