The Visual Effects Society’s 2013 white paper on the state of the global visual effects industry paints an image of a sector under siege that must heal its internal problems if it’s to survive the…
Things To Come
Bryan Cranston's hair has grown back in. His goatee has been shaved. Physically, the thesp has transitioned from the now-iconic Walter White, "Breaking Bad's" meth-cooking antihero, after wrapping…
Usually, one is well advised to be wary of TV's micro portraits devised to illustrate macro trends. Yet "Two American Families" is such a potent treatise on the U.S.' struggling middle class — as…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Loyalty can be hard thing to come by in Hollywood but Joss Whedon is pledging his towards Robert Downey Jr. saying he couldn't imagine himself directing an "Avengers 2" without the actor.
Back before her 1986 breakthrough, "Control," then-teenage Janet Jackson was still mostly known as Michael's Little Sister.
BEIJING — Television producer Larry Namer, who co-founded E! Entertainment Television, spends most of his time in Beijing, working on a slate of projects longer than the Great Wall. He's pushing…
"It can be really hard to shut off." Frank Grillo's TV credits include "The Shield" and "Prison Break" and such films as "End of Watch," "Zero Dark Thirty" and the upcoming "Captain America: The…
'Trek' thesp pens post-apocalyptic vampire graphc novel
TV conversations at the Variety Studio
It may not always make sense, but it's hard to hold a grudge against "The Voyage of the Carcass." Playwright Dan O'Brien cares so deeply about his subjects that his passion engages even when his…