Updated… McCain on Movies: A big plug for a Variety special section today: The Gold Standard, in which an array of non-industry professionals comment on how movies have changed their lives. One of…
When former Sen. John Edwards travels to Los Angeles this week, he'll be among the first in what's expected to be a long line of presidential contenders seeking Hol-lywood support in 2007.
Fresh off his presidential campaign kick off last week, former Sen. John Edwards will visit Los Angeles on Tuesday at a series of events that include an evening fund raiser at the Endeavor talent…
New York Times Co. agreed to sell its nine U.S. television stations to Oak Hill Capital Partners LP for $575 million to pay down debt and expand its investments in Internet businesses.
After a volatile 2005 that saw home video spending shrink for the first time ever, the industry steadied itself in 2006, with consumer spending on sales and rentals of DVD and VHS up 0.5% to $23.6…
While the Writers Guild has been putting Hollywood on strike alert, SAG has been uncharacteristically quiet in recent months. In a departure from the usual Machiavellian wrangling, peace has…
Production has finally begun on the sixth season of Fox's animated smash "Family Guy," 2½ months after the show's writers were told not to report to work.
With a strike deadline of midnight Sundayon the table, pressure is mounting on Canadian thesps and producers to set aside their differences and hammer out an Independent Production Agreement.
The National Cable & Telecommunications Assn. has urged the Federal Communications Commission to "correct a number of inaccuracies" in a recent agency report stating that cable prices have been…
Thomas A. Walsh, production designer of "Desperate Housewives," has been re-elected president of the Art Directors Guild & Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists for a second three-year term.
Walt Disney parks and resorts will unveil new attractions and entertainments this year, on both land and sea. Under the company's "Where Dreams Come True" initiative, each international Disney resort…