Making a move into the international market, Cinedigm has acquired digital/VOD rights for the U.S., Canada and Latin American to over 1,000 TV episodes from the Australian Broadcasting Corp. library…
An Audience with Dame Edna
Hold the front page: Vaudeville Discovered Alive and Well... and living uproariously in Nicholas Hytner's joyous production.
With many live acts trimming back on road time, Dame Edna soldiers on. She recently completed 115 dates in the U.S. with "The First Last Tour" (promising not to outdo Cher with multiple farewell…
Australian comic actor Barry Humphries repackages his classic character for the austerity age.
While the dry martinis flow freely among hosts and guests alike in "Blithe Spirit," those libations do little to loosen up Michael Blakemore's classy but stiff Broadway revival.
Dame Edna Everage's uniquely withering brand of good will is back in "Live and Intimate!", billed as "my first last tour" before a retirement that promises to be yea more ephemeral than Cher's.
Last year Shane Jacobson worked at the AFI Awards as a portajohn operator, and this year Cate Blanchett presented him with the best actor trophy for his title role in the portajohn comedy "Kenny" at…
One certainly can't accuse Dame Edna of false advertising. In the opening song of her jolly and naughty standup extravaganza, she tells us exactly what to expect: "There's a little dance and a little…
As aimless theatrical events go, you could do worse than "Ducktastic," a self-described "comedy spectacular" that in truth feels closer to an elaborately produced college revue. Hamish McColl and…
Leading the charge for this season's invasion of one-person shows -- upcoming are Whoopi Goldberg, Dame Edna, Billy Crystal and Eve Ensler -- Mario Cantone proves himself a ferocious comic dynamo…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History