Jeff Zucker faces an uphill battle to make CNN a ratings winner, and the early returns aren't encouraging for the new afternoon show hosted by one of his big recruits, Jake Tapper.
Evaluating a five-day-a-week program based on its premiere is a fool’s errand, especially when the show is designed to be topical. Still, it’s worth noting how well a production team puts its best…
Strictly from a journalism perspective, Jake Tapper left ABC News at the right moment. Whether his timing in landing at CNN is equally propitious remains to be seen, but it should offer insight into…
Just before Hollywood shuts down for the holidays, Marvel Studios has narrowed its shortlist of actors to star in James Gunn's "Guardians of the Galaxy," with Zachary Levi and Jim Sturgess still in…
Isabelle Fuhrman, who parlayed her starring turn in "Orphan" into a key supporting role in "The Hunger Games," has landed the lead in David Gordon Green's remake of "Suspiria."
Will Emma Stone ever get away from the zombies?
"Take the Lead" hits all its marks, but never dazzles anyone with its footwork. Nevertheless, this well-intentioned, feel-good urban tale of adversities overcome should waltz to a healthy B.O.…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Who Should Win the 2017 Oscars? How Variety’s Critics Would Vote
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking