Veteran show business execs Harry Sloan and Jeff Sagansky are launching Silver Eagle Acquisition Corp. with plans to raise $250 million through an initial public offering. The duo, who tapped the…
New Line Cinema Reorganization
Digital savvy got him the CEO job. Now Kevin Tsujihara has to unify Warner Bros. and steer its evolution in an on-demand world.
The head of the South Korean firm looking to snap up Rhythm & Hues revealed in an exclusive interview Sunday with Variety that he intends to keep the company going. David Shim is managing partner of…
With the worldwide success of "The Hunger Games" still ringing as a clarion to the viability of independently financed films, Lionsgate's $412.5 million deal to buy Summit Entertainment is echoing on…
THQ enjoyed a bit of good news as the videogame publisher reorganizes: an unexpected uptick of revenue thanks to hits "Saints Row: The Third" and "UFC: Undisputed 3."
On Nov. 21, Hungarian lawmakers passed amendments to the country's film law, which industry insiders and analysts are touting as a game-changer that stands to reform and possibly reinvigorate the…
CNN announced the elimination of at least 50 staff positions Friday as the company follows through on the results of a three-year review that found technical advances reduced the need for certain…
With its latest restructuring, Paramount becomes the latest major to seize on the growing international market and digital platforms, echoing Disney's recent moves to merge its worldwide distribution…
A family drama without the drama, pic stumbles in its experiment to show what happens among siblings of a factory owner whose business is in crisis.
Twentieth Century Fox is taking over the Farrelly brothers' "The Three Stooges" from MGM and is eyeing a March start date for the long-gestating feature.
Variety has promoted several editors in a newsroom reorganization.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History