George Duke, the Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist and producer whose sound infused acoustic jazz, electronic jazz, funk, R&B and soul in a 40-year-plus career, has died. He was 67. A representative…
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Quvenzhané Wallis revealed a few minor details about her upcoming role as “Annie” in Sony’s remake of the 1982 classic comedy. The Oscar-nominated star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” was at Variety…
Peter Falk will posthumously receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday, honoring a career best remembered for his work on the hit TV show “Columbo.” Stay Tuned Thursday for…
It's a boy! After hours of speculation and waiting, the Duchess of Cambridge finally gave birth to a baby boy on Monday at 4.24p.m. BST (8.24a.m. PT) weighing 8lb 6oz. News of the birth came from a…
At least six police helicopters roared overhead as a crowd gathered outside the CNN building Sunday night to protest the ruling in the George Zimmerman trial. Trailed by a slow procession of police…
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The L.A. Suitcase Party May 3 will take over Clay Lacy Aviation at Van Nuys Airport, giving partygoers the chance to fly the coop.
As Disney readies to release "Oz, the Great and Powerful," Warner Horizon Television wants to take a different trip to the Emerald City.
As the embattled music industry continued to morph in 2012, a few trends were clear: Players at the top of heap continued to consolidate, digital distribution and streaming became the rule, not the…
David Shaheen, managing director and group head & William Hageman, exec director, JPMorgan’s Entertainment Industries Group
JP Morgan, which traces trace its Hollywood lending back to the silent films of the 1920s, has been involved in a striking number of the deals described on these pages.
"I am a big proponent of laughter, and I really believe that laughter can heal," says Noreen Fraser, founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation and its signature charity event, Variety's Power of Comedy…
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