Eric Norris, son of martial arts star Chuck Norris, is an Emmy nominee as stunt coordinator for the final season of "Sons of Anarchy." Norris joined Mannie Holmes in the Variety newsroom to explain…
While entertainment figures like Martin Sheen and Barbra Streisand have lent their names to support to midterm campaigns, there also has been a showbiz focus on specific issues, like gun violence…
Menachem Golan, the colorful, free-spending Israeli-born producer and director whose Cannon Films yielded hundreds of productions starring the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Chuck Norris…
HBO has given a pilot production commitment to Bad Robot and Warner Bros. TV for a series adaptation of the 1973 Yul Brynner cult classic “Westworld,” to be written and helmed by Jonathan Nolan…
Millennium Films has promoted Jonathan Yunger to director of creative affairs following his work on action-thriller "Olympus Has Fallen."
Dann Cahn, the editorial supervisor on "I Love Lucy" who pioneered the editing of television shows shot in the new three-camera system, died of natural causes on Nov. 21 in Los Angeles.
Comic actor Dax Shepard isn't the kind of guy who comes to mind when trying to cast a Hollywood action movie. After putting himself in the driver's seat with "Hit & Run," however, the goofy-acting…
This muscle-bound meathead extravaganza is a sometimes blissfully cretinous endeavor, delivering the maximum firepower and zero brainpower its target audience expects
With a pulpy scenario hand-tooled for filming in any anonymous foreign clime, and Christian Slater in the sort of two-fisted lead role that once provided steady employment for the likes of Chuck…
"The Expendables 2" is getting a youth infusion that could pay significant dividends at the box office, as "The Hunger Games" star Liam Hemsworth has just been cast alongside Sylvester Stallone in…
Aaron Sorkin will be awarded the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television's 2011 Distinguished Achievement in Screenwriting Award by "The Social Network's" Armie Hammer.