Previously production prexy at Queen Nefertari Productions, Kalligheri partnered with Texas real estate magnate Steve Bowen last March to launch production and financing company Waterstone.
Labeled the "guru of brand integration," Yospe specializes in the branded entertainment space, representing advertisers in their Hollywood deals, and on the other side of the coin, production…
Philip Matthys, senior vice president of business affairs, NBC Universal Cable Entertainment and Cable Studios
Matthys oversees the team of business affairs execs who handle all talent and producer deals, licensing deals, development and series pick-ups as well as new business deals for Universal Cable…
Jon Huntsman declared on Fox News this morning that he "was not going to kiss his ring and I'm not going to kiss any other part of his anatomy." He was talking about Donald Trump, who on Friday…
Stars on the left are wading into the tax debate, calling on the government to raise taxes on the rich like themselves. As I write in my latest column in the print version of Variety, below, this…
Officially, Congress makes the laws in the United States.
Fest nabs Hollywood glam but also trains spotlight on local filmmakers
The 2012 presidential race has so far played out with the theatrics of a reality show, but an Iowa playwright and composer sees the stars aligned for a musical.
Of his four movies released this year -- "Hall Pass," "Midnight in Paris," "Cars 2" and "The Big Year" -- Owen Wilson can't say which was more fun to shoot, but he knows which one surprised him the…
Col. Tom Parker, Elvis Presley's legendary manager, once rather famously said, "I consider it my patriotic duty to keep Elvis up in the 90% tax bracket."
Jordan film production initiative pays off