CBS Films has acquired movie rights to Sam Regnier's sports drama “Free Agent,” which recently won a Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. The…
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Digital savvy got him the CEO job. Now Kevin Tsujihara has to unify Warner Bros. and steer its evolution in an on-demand world.
Rich Battista has been tabbed CEO of Peter Guber's Mandalay Sports Media. Battista, an 18-year veteran of Fox until 2010, was president of national cable networks where such nets as FX, National…
An example of long-term documentary filmmaking paying off in ways few could have anticipated, "Linsanity" energetically recounts Jeremy Lin's astonishing rise to NBA stardom.
When director Evan Leong and his crew first approached Jeremy Lin during his senior year at Harvard, the hope was to get enough material for a web series that might interest Asian-Americans…
These artists can create new worlds through sheer imagination and persistence.
A look at this year's honorees for Variety's Sports Entertainment Impact Report.
Tuesday's record purchase price for the Los Angeles Dodgers, by a group including Magic Johnson and Peter Guber, reflects the confidence the new owners have that the value of the franchise's local TV…
Lithuania shoots and scores in "The Other Dream Team," an uplifting docu from longtime producer and first-time director Marius Markevicius about the nation's unique love affair with basketball.
Comcast and Fox Sports, co-owners of Fox Sports Net Bay Area, have made sure the San Francisco Giants won't bolt the network by selling the team a 30% stake in the channel.
Pro basketball is off to a slow start on Ted Turner's TNT, dropping 20% in the Nielsen ratings from the same November period in 1997.