Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson is heading back out on the field. The pro-wrestler-turned-actor-producer (and former University of Miami defensive tackle) and producing partner Dany Garcia’s Seven Bucks…
Left/Right, the production company behind scripted and unscripted programming that includes Bravo’s “Odd Mom Out” and Donny Deutsch’s upcoming USA comedy “Donny!,” has announced it has hired a new…
The Variety editorial staff’s favorite moments from backstage at the 2013 Emmy Awards: Supporting actress in a comedy winner Merritt Wever of “Nurse Jackie” on her short acceptance speech: “I wanted…
In the small-victory department, the premiere of “Crossfire” didn’t produce the kind of cross-talk squabbling apt to give “The Daily Show” fodder to tee off on the CNN revival — yet, anyway. Still…
CNN's revived "Crossfire" program will still feature a host "from the right" and another "from the left," but by the end of the show's 30 minutes, the debaters will have to find some way to meet in…
Subtract the kidnapping, and "Labor Day" depicts the most romantic long weekend a divorced hausfrau could hope for, as a swarthy stranger waltzes into her life, passing the time by fixing her car…
Al Jazeera America’s interim CEO and prez made one thing clear during a conference call Wednesday: the forthcoming network will be about hard news, not the salacious “infotainment” made popular on…
In the days before "Elysium" opened last week, a handful of right-wing news outlets attacked the film for being "sci-fi socialism."
"Crossfire" won't return to CNN for at least several weeks. But that hasn’t kept the Time Warner news cabler from staging 'right-vs.-left' debates featuring the show's hosts in regularly scheduled…
Olbermann and ESPN prexy John Skipper discuss the return of the anchor/host to the ESPN family.
Trayvon Martin was the first casualty in the George Zimmeran case, but restraint, on the news media's part, was clearly the second, as cable news once again established it is less news, in the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
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