As “Breaking Bad” winds down with its fifth season airing now on AMC, producers have found a new way for the show’s characters to live on: the Halloween costume. Rasta Imposta has landed the…
Newark Mayor Cory Booker, a rising star on the Democratic stage and a favorite of Hollywood’s donor community, won a primary election on Tuesday in the special election to succeed Frank Lautenberg in…
Sports fans, get ready to shell out more coin to watch your fave teams skirmish on TV. Not a sports nut? Well, you're going to pay more, too, if you want to get traditional television service from a…
There are a few admissions one should not make as a reporter at Variety, and I'm going to tell you the biggest one: "Independence Day" is my favorite movie of all time. I know how this sounds, and it…
Helen Hanft, the comedic actress who became a favorite of such writer-directors as Woody Allen, Paul Mazursky and Tom Eyen, died of intestinal complications on May 30 in New York. She was 79. Born in…
Amazon.com’s studio arm said it would develop a new comedy series based on the 2009 cult-favorite film “Zombieland” as part of its efforts to lure fans of original programming content to its…
Truthers to trump, host recalls favorite moments of 'Real Time'
Top moments as told by the cast and crew of the long-running soap
Frivolous fun at best, archly affected tedium at worst, "Lay the Favorite" delivers a disappointing hand.
Entertainment One has snapped up U.K. rights for Stephen Frears' "Lay the Favorite," toplining Bruce Willis, Rebecca Hall and Vince Vaughn.
The comically ripe premise from the story The Girl Who Almost Got Away by Pat Frank, is what happens when a celebrated but fraudulent piscatorial authority and fishing equipment salesman for…