“Breaking Bad” was the one who knocked. The night that its penultimate episode was airing on AMC, the show of the moment won its first drama series Emmy. “Holy crap,” exec producer Vince Gilligan…
Nicole Kidman, Amy Pascal, Amy Poehler, Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington have been selected as the honorees for Variety's fifth annual Power of Women event celebrating industry leaders and their…
The annual comedy and music benefit "Stand-Up for Heroes" gets an upgrade as part of the tenth annual New York Comedy Festival, moving from the Beacon Theater to the larger Theater at Madison Square…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
While the back half of 2013 is expected to boast breakout hits, the first part of the year hasn't been encouraging for the videogame industry. Retail sales are down 14%, falling nearly $500 million…
Internet TV startup Aereo, which broadcasters accuse of illegally poaching their TV signals, is streamlining pricing options to just two plans and scrapping the apparently unpopular per-day and…
Following is some field reporting from the couch-potato fryer. Like the presentations themselves, we start off serious and get progressively sillier.
The nominations for the 2013 Tony Awards shaped up into a head-to-head battle between drag queens and little girls, with musical "Kinky Boots" leading the pack with 13 noms and "Matilda," with 12…
Nominations include best horror movie trailer, trashiest trailer, best comedy poster, more. . .
FILM MOTION PICTURE, DRAMA“The Descendants”“The Help”“Hugo”“The Ides of March”“Moneyball”“War Horse” MOTION PICTURE, COMEDY OR MUSICAL“50/50”WINNER: “The Artist”“Bridesmaids”“Midnight in Paris”“My…
Producer helps keep Woody Allen's films running like clockwork and within budget
The youth movement in this year's choice of Oscar hosts didn't alter the show's dynamics, from the opening insert-actors-in-montage sequence (hello, Billy Crystal) to the stiff, awkward banter…