At 31, Conrad is the youngest attorney at the entertainment boutique where she was hired at age 26 out of powerhouse white-shoe firm Latham & Watkins.
Calabrese says he felt "like I won a gold medal" when he closed a $4.38 billion deal between client the International Olympic Committee and NBC, which brings the 2014, 2016, 2018 and 2020 Games to…
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…
Structured and closed Tom Cruise's "Jack Reacher" franchise deal (first installment is shooting now, with "One Shot") in addition to Cruise's deals on "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol,"…
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.