Variety feted for building bridges between Hollywood and UN
In addition to Variety, five other honorees will be cited by the United Nations Foundation for their work with global issues.
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NBC Universal issued this statement this evening in response to news of “Friday Night Lights” creator Peter Berg’s letter to Mitt Romney’s campaign, asking the candidate to stop using a catchphrase…
First Lady Michelle Obama will return to Los Angeles on Oct. 25 for a fundraiser at the Calabasas home of Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. The lunchtime event is priced at $2,500 per…
Big Bird is in the crosshairs of this year's presidential campaign, but the bigger victim may be the public's perception of what is "fair use." The owners of the Sesame Street character balked this…
Variety's Rachel Abrams has more on Peter Berg's letter to the Romney campaign here. Uncertain is whether the phrase is trademarked, but the letter seems aimed to get some distance between the show…
The debate between Joseph Biden and Paul Ryan drew 51.8 million viewers, down 18 million from Biden's faceoff with Sarah Palin in 2008. Taking the 2008 event out of the equation, Nielsen said that…
President Obama will appear on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" on Thursday, taping the Comedy Central latenight talk show on the same night as the Al Smith dinner. This will be Obama's second…
"Friday Night Lights" creator Peter Berg has fired off a letter to Mitt Romney to ask that the presidential hopeful stop using one of the show's popular slogans.