Fox 2000 has acquired an untitled pitch from Chernin Entertainment, Conde Nast and Principato-Young with “Arrested Development” creator Mitch Hurwitz attached to make his feature film directorial…
In a rare reunion, the production team behind some of the biggest hits of the 1970s and '80s gathered at USC on Saturday to dish about old times and the issue of ageism in Hollywood Paul Junger Witt…
Seven of Variety's 10 Comics to Watch were on hand for the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal.
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.
Former NBCUniversal exec Jeffrey Schneider has been tapped exec VP of business and legal affairs and general counsel at Shine America. He will report to Rich Ross, CEO of the production company…
The war between Hollywood's two largest talent agencies has truly become a street fight. Sources confirmed Tuesday that WME was responsible for placing a smattering of posters and at least one…
As much hype has attended the addition of original programming to Netflix this year, the company has always been careful to manage expectations as to how shows like “House of Cards” and “Hemlock…
“Arrested Development” finally has a return date. Netflix will launch the fourth season of the comedy on Sunday, May 26, making all 15 episodes available at 12:01 a.m. PT in territories where Netflix…
It was a Bluth family reunion during Netflix's portion of the Television Critics Assn. tour Wednesday in Pasadena.
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