Dolphin Digital Media has hired director Andy Tennant to helm young-adult Internet series "In Bloom" from actress-singer Ashley Tisdale, and unveiled plans for online soap "South Beach" set in…
PARIS — Hengameh Panahi's Paris-based Celluloid Dreams, one of Europe's most respected sales companies, and Brussels' uMedia, a burgeoning Euro mini-studio, have tied the knot on an alliance that…
WASHINGTON — Speaking at an MPAA, Microsoft and Time event called the Creativity Conference Friday, former President Bill Clinton talked up crowdfunding as a potentially important avenue for…
Ryan Murphy programs won two honors at the Los Angeles edition of the GLAAD Media Awards.
Content Capital Films, an investment fund started by broadcasting veterans Lindsay Gardner, Ed Wilson and Bert Ellis, has purchased the movie library of producer Stan Brooks. The purchase untangles…
Stockholm fest champions femme filmmakers as local pic quality rises
Kevin Begovich and Richard Colton, Sept. 18, New York City. Begovich is a graphic designer at Variety; Colton's a non-pro.
There are many writerly lines in Josh Boone's easygoing-bordering-on-anemic family drama, but the outcome suggests a series of sketches that tax neither the intellect nor the nervous system, and…
Mel Stuart, who directed 1971 children's classic "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," among more than 180 producing or helming efforts in a career that spanned more than five decades, died…
It turns out Netflix may not have been paranoid after all about the threat posed by the Olympics to its streaming business.