The Writers Guild Foundation has tapped Barbara Corday as its new president, replacing Chris Brancato, along with seven new trustees to the board.
The debut of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" on Current TV drew 179,000 viewers in the 25-54 demographic, trailing MSNBC's 237,000 but ahead of CNN's 89,000, Politico reports. That's a big…
Updated Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman announced his pursuit of the Republican presidential nomination today with the same type of stagecraft used by Ronald Reagan more than 30 years ago: The Statue…
Patric M. Verrone will face off against Christopher Keyser for the presidency of the Writers Guild of America West as Verrone seeks to win the office he held from 2005 to 2009.
A quartet of showbiz marketing execs have teamed to form AngelVision Investors as a Los Angeles-based investment group.
Patric M. Verrone, the activist leader of the 2007-08 writers strike, is expected to seek a two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America West.
Keith Olbermann returned to primetime tonight with a new set and a new network, but it was really the same show, the title, the host, many of the guests, even the timing of commercial breaks and…
Updated Van Jones, who resigned as the White House green jobs/green tech adviser in 2009 in the face of attacks by Glenn Beck, has now challenged the conservative personality to a debate. The invite…
Jon Stewart and Chris Wallace debated whether the mainstream media has a liberal bias on "Fox News Sunday," the first time "The Daily Show" host has appeared on a Sunday morning news show. The…
Hollywood's performers unions have taken a first formal step toward hammering out a merger plan that could be in place by this time next year.
Here's my latest story in the print version of Variety, on newsstands Monday, about an emerging industry of filmmakers from the right. Before the opening credits, before any shots of Alaska, before…