David O. Russell’s “Silver Linings Playbook,” Fox’s “Bones” and ABC’s “Modern Family” were among the winners Friday at the 39th Humanitas Prize kudos honoring film and TV writers. “Silver Linings”…
Director Courtney Solomon has made something like a "Cannonball Run" for the YouTube Generation, with the largely incoherent action cut in a Cuisinart.
Veteran show business execs Harry Sloan and Jeff Sagansky have raised $325 million via an initial public offering in Silver Eagle Acquisition Corp. — $75 million more than initially planned. The duo…
Silver Lake Partners and talent agency WME are no longer in the running to buy Hulu, as the deadline to accept bids for the company ends today. The companies opted not to sweeten their initial offer…
With no fanfare, Warner Bros. has erased the last vestiges of the Joel Silver era via a remodel of the Silver Pictures offices on the Burbank lot. The new occupants, who moved in recently, include…
The El Rey Network, the cable startup from Robert Rodriguez and John Fogelman's FactoryMade Ventures, is speeding toward its soft launch in December, bolstered by a strategic partnership with…
Variety's Steven Gaydos called Variety's Indie Impact brunch on Sunday "the world's most elaborate hangover cure." Most of all, it was a chance to bask in the sun in the secluded garden of the Parker…
"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Teens will cheer while grown-ups cringe at this outrageous, Todd Phillips-produced mock-doc account of the ultimate high-school house party caught on tape.
Thirty-four scribes have been selected as finalists for this year's Humanitas Prize. Kudos honor film and TV writers whose work embodies the human experience.