The London Film Festival unveiled its strongest lineup in years on Wednesday with an expanded awards ceremony, 15 world preems and a generous sprinkling of George Clooney among the highlights.
Bruce Springsteen, Robert DeNiro and Mel Brooks will be recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors. Also among those being honored at a Washington gala on Dec. 6 will be jazz great Dave Brubeck…
Endemol's attempt to beef up its distribution activities have notched up another gear by the decision to amalgamate Endemol Intl. and Southern Star Intl.
ABC high-concept thriller "FlashForward," starring Joseph Fiennes and Jack Davenport, has notched up sales to 11 territories across Europe.
Alive Entertainment has pacted with Fireworks Intl. to finance, produce and develop drama series and miniseries.
I am sad to hear the news that our colleague here at Variety, Army Archerd, who had an amazing 52-year career as a daily columnist, passed away today at the age of 87. He continued his column online…
The Korean box office notched up an August record, topping out at $124.9 million, according to the Korean Film Council (Kofic).
The MPAA has enlisted Indian exhibs including Adlabs and Fun in an initiative to end piracy via camcording in major cities.
As the American public was riveted by the spectacle of riot police suppressing the massive demonstrations disputing the results of Iran's June 12 election, one crack appeared in the wall between the…
British screenwriter Richard Curtis has agreed to write an episode of sci-fi fave "Doctor Who" to "impress his children."
In a move designed to raise the profile of one of rap music's venerable brands, Snoop Dogg has been named creative chairman of EMI's Priority Records.