Media junkies will soon have a new way to get their fix. Politico, the news outlet devoted to all things politics, is taking much of its media coverage out from behind a paywall and launching a…
Journalist Patrick Gavin has covered the White House Correspondents Assn. dinner for nearly a decade, but he’s leaving Politico to put D.C.’s celebrity-driven gala under the microscope of a two-hour…
Politico dubbed its latest report on the prospect of radio owner Cumulus dropping mega-hosts Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity a “major shakeup for the radio industry,” but it’s hard to see how, at…
It's not every day that you step into an office where one wall is covered with posters of Papa Smurf, George of the Jungle and ALF and the opposite is lined with personal photos of Nelson Mandela…
The White House Correspondents Assn is drawing the line at a new entrant this year: A gifting suite.
Among the boutique labs serving the preservationists are Cinetech in Hollywood, Calif.; NT Audio Video Film Labs in Los Angeles; and Alpha Cine in Seattle. Some of these labs are thriving, but their…
The Huffington Post launched its video streaming network HuffPost Live earlier this month, several weeks before the media blitz of the Democratic and Republican conventions.
The Walt Disney Co. has hired Mike Castellano, an adviser to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), as VP of U.S. government relations.
The U.K.'s new minister for creative industries Thursday called on the U.K. Film Council to review film policy and challenged the BBC to spend more on home-grown features as part of his plan to…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Conflict between police sleuthing and political expediency is the essence of Bullitt, an extremely well-made crime melodrama [from Robert L. Pike's novel Mute Witness] filmed in Frisco. Steve McQueen…
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