As the Oscars ceremony draws near, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the city of Los Angeles have finalized the street closure plans for the area around the Dolby Theatre at the…
PaleyFest is heading to a new home: The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, the same host venue that hosts the Academy Awards. Previously, PaleyFest, the annual two-week television festival, was held at the…
Hugh Jackman has set an Oct. 12 benefit performance of his one-man Broadway show to benefit the Motion Picture and Television Fund.
The Weinstein Co. will have the chance to make its case Friday over naming rights to Lee Daniels' "The Butler," two and a half weeks after Warner Bros. won an arbitration over the title.
With a history of infusing classic tales with fresh theatricality, auteur-director Mary Zimmerman ("Metamorphoses") is both a natural choice to adapt a Disney film to the stage and a nearly…
Martin Scorsese will present Brooks with the honor June 6.
After grossing more than $700 million at the worldwide box office, it seemed like a sure thing Paramount and Skydance would set up another installment of the “Mission: Impossible” franchise and they…
Even after weeks of promoting Universal's "Oblivion" around the world, Tom Cruise showed why he's still is a movie star. On April 10, at L.A.'s Dolby Theater, Cruise arrived at 5 p.m., two and a half…
Infusing the evening with genial snark, Seth MacFarlane joined David Letterman, Jon Stewart and Chris Rock as hosts tapped to heighten the Oscars' hipness quotient and address its age-old (which is…
This time, the "Argo" story in Variety is truly about a big picture. Connecting three decades of history while erasing a quarter-century of Oscar protocol, Ben Affleck's "Argo" survived — and indeed…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has unveiled seven finalists for the makeup and hairstyling Oscar, with the official nominees to be unveiled Jan. 10.