Alan Braverman, previously exec VP-general counsel at ABC and Disney's deputy general counsel, will succeed the ankling Lou Meisinger as the Mouse's exec VP-general counsel.
I've been a voting Academy (Executive Branch) member for more than 25 years and I've observed some of its rules from ridiculous to really ridiculous.
If the purpose of language is simply communication, then Americans do it better than any other people in the English-speaking world.
Contrary to Larry Deutchman's contention (Letter to the Editor, Jan. 7), on-screen smoking does kill people.
Variety can relax: That sound you heard was not the crack of a rice bowl breaking.
File-swapper Kazaa fired off an aggressive counterclaim against Hollywood and the record labels this week, alleging that they colluded to put the netco out of business rather than work with it to…
Arnold Schwarzenegger will receive the lifetime achievement award at the Intl. Cinematographers Guild's 40th annual Publicists Awards.
Canuck opposition to foreign control of the media is growing, as the Government mulls plans to open up the market.
Vivendi Universal's lingering legal wounds continue to dog the company, just as it starts moving down the road to recovery with an improved balance sheet and disposal strategy.
The Producers Guild of America is launching an aggressive East Coast recruitment drive to significantly expand the 52-year-old organization's membership base and boost its clout with broadcasters.