Rupert Murdoch's European pay-TV operator Sky has launched a virtual-reality app, Sky VR, and unveiled two new VR "experiences," including one featuring soccer star David Beckham. The free app…
BBC America is in the midst of its first big development push under the leadership of president and general manager Sarah Barnett, who took the reins of the cabler early last year. Projects in the…
At the sixth biennial UNICEF Ball, hosted at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Tuesday night, over 700 guests — including Selena Gomez, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Connelly, Camilla Belle, Miranda Kerr and…
LONDON — Soccer player David Beckham will star in the documentary film "David Beckham: For the Love of the Game," which has been commissioned by the BBC. The film will see Beckham play soccer in…
Thursday’s inaugural Kids’ Choice Sports Awards, Nickelodeon’s spin-off of the annual Kids’ Choice Awards, went about just as well as an event for children could. Hosted by “Live! with Kelly and…
Qatar-based Al Jazeera has initiated "informal contacts" with Barcelona-based Mediapro to explore the possibility of acquiring Spanish soccer league TV rights from September 2015.
MADRID — French media conglom Vivendi unveiled its 2012 earnings on Tuesday, revealing that the Canal Plus Group, one of Europe’s biggest buyers of Hollywood content, is holding up despite recession…
WWE celebrated the 25th anniversary of its annual SummerSlam pay-per-view with a star- and Olympian-studded bash Thursday at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Former Coca-Cola marketing exec Jed Selkowitz has joined Simon Fuller's XIX Entertainment as senior veep of strategic marketing.
A look at this year's honorees for Variety's Sports Entertainment Impact Report.
Premiering in the Edinburgh Intl. Festival before a major U.K. tour, "Dorian Gray" is a slick, chic crowd-pleaser -- as skin-deep as the culture it satirizes.