A classical quartet gets the prime spot between the swearing-in of Vice President-elect Joseph Biden and that of President-elect Barack Obama on Tuesday. And along the way, a 56-year-old musical…
Come Sunday, the cable news networks -- and plenty of other outlets -- will kick off a 72-hour marathon of Barack Obama coverage and programming tied to Tuesday's inauguration of the nation's 44th…
The rights to the late Ingmar Bergman's films are now owned by a company representing a theater in Aspen, Colo.
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Cashing in on the global interest in President-elect Barack Obama, HBO has acquired international rights to the Jan. 18 inaugural in Washington, D.C.
Updated Beyonce will sing the first song when the new President and First Lady take to the floor at their first stop at an inaugural evening fete, the Neighborhood Inaugural Ball. Also present and…
He's been a thorn in the side of broadcasters and cable operators alike for the past four years, but now he's outta there.
While most everyone going to Washington has their sights set on logistics — see my story in Thursday's Variety here — there are bound to be a few side dramas. The flap over Barack Obama's choice of…
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has signed its first deal covering performers working on audiobooks produced by Audible.com.
SAG's internecine battle over its strike authorization vote battle isn't over yet.
Hollywood figures are starting to arrive in Washington for nearly a week's worth of events tied to Barack Obama's inauguration where celebrities will promote causes, performers will reach new levels…
In a contrast with its brutal internal battles, SAG has quietly set a start date on Feb. 23 for launching joint negotiations with American Federation of Television & Radio Artists on a new contract…