A relaxed but spirited atmosphere enveloped the seventh Variety Power of Youth event, held Saturday on the Universal Studios backlot.
Jake T. Austin
Representing A-list movie stars is obviously a great gig — until you look at the summer box office results.
Known as "Nazie" to family and friends, Wallis made history with her portrayal of 6-year-old Hushpuppy in "Beasts of the Southern Wild," becoming the youngest performer ever nominated for an Oscar.
For the native New Yorker, Austin's affiliation with Ronald McDonald House has been important both personally and professionally: "The fact that my mom's an oncology nurse means I've been very close…
Although the "Teen Wolf" star has been involved with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for just a few months now, the multitalent (who augments his screen career playing lead guitar for rockers Lost…
In television, the burdensome label "quality" can be a hard sell to audiences. But as this year's Emmy nominations demonstrate, you can sure as hell market it.
Six years ago, Jordan Kerner was the first appointment John Mauceri made as chancellor of the U. of North Carolina School of the Arts.
The Just for Laughs comedy conference names Amy Poehler "Comedy Person of the Year." Other honorees include Edgar Wright, Mitch Hurwitz, Nick Kroll and Michael Cera.
Variety has selected Jake T. Austin, Abigail Breslin, Nina Dobrev, Tyler Posey and Quvenzhané Wallis as honorees at its seventh annual Power of Youth gathering, set for July 27 at Universal Studios…
Although the series has its heart in the right place, focusing on a lesbian couple raising teenage foster kids, as well as a birth child from a previous marriage, it's an utterly by-the-numbers…