For Meryl Streep, taking on the role of Violet Weston in the Weinstein co. film adaptation of “August: Osage County” was daunting because she knew how exhausting it would be to play the character's…
On Wednesday and Thursday, Variety assembled 50-plus industry pros to exchange ideas about the nuts and bolts of the business today, with all of them offering sharp and funny insights that sometimes…
J.C. Chandor ("All Is Lost"), Ryan Coogler ("Fruitvale Station"), Scott Cooper ("Out of the Furnace"), Steve McQueen ("12 Years a Slave") and John Wells ("August: Osage County") joined in a Focus on…
With the Hamptons International Film Festival around the corner, the festival has released its full slate of programming. Richard Curtis' "About Time" will be the Southampton opener on Oct. 11, while…
There are no surprises -- just lots of good, old-fashioned scenery chewing -- in John Wells' splendid film version of Tracy Letts' acid-tongued Broadway triumph.
The Weinstein Co.'s “August: Osage County” had its world premiere Monday night at Roy Thomson Hall, the last of the big awards hopefuls to debut at Toronto. And the verdict: big thumbs up. The…
They might be ambitious, but they're not out of their minds.
Felicity Huffman has been tapped to star in Fox drama pilot "Boomerang."
Another day, another two pilots for J.J. Abrams.
Mike O'Malley is back in biz with Fox and John Wells Prods. The hyphenate is penning a single-camera half-hour for the network dubbed "Citizen Houlihan," about a man who decides it's his civic duty…
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