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…
Entertainment in Philanthropy
A list of some of the charity galas taking place in 2013 SEPTEMBER Inaugural Hope North Gala. Sept. 18, Gotham. Mary-Louise Parker is honored for her work with Ugandan org Hope North. City of Hope…
Building brand awareness is something with which Diane Nelson, named president of the newly formed DC Entertainment in 2009, is quite familiar, having managed Warner Bros.' highly successful "Harry…
After years of watching their organization become increasingly enmeshed in much-publicized court battles and less-discussed but fairly persistent internal hiccups, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s…
Variety's annual Power of Youth event is like the block party of your dreams, where everything is big and colorful and where adults enjoy themselves as much as the youngsters.
Veteran PR executive Bumble Ward has launched Hive Collective with philanthropy specialist Tracy Bechtold. The organization is aimed at servicing “the intersection of entertainment and philanthropy…
The charity banquet season hits its peak at this time of year, and the crowded ballrooms remind us that there are people in town who worry less about making money than giving it away.
Food Network documentary "Hunger Hits Home" will be among eight TV shows feted by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at its sixth annual gala on May 9.
Frank Selvaggi, founding and managing partner at Altman, Greenfield & Selvaggi, will receive Variety's Business Manager Elite Award today for his notable impact on business management and tireless…
The general public seems to think showbiz people are shallow and self-absorbed. Frequently that's true -- let's compare notes sometime! -- but many individuals and companies are caring and generous.
When Paul Newman received the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Oscars in 1994, he remarked that Hollywood was "the most generous" community in the world.