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…
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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…
At the heart of CineEurope, the exhibs' confab formerly known as Cinema Expo Intl., is a partnership with UNIC, the federation of European exhib orgs.
Jarrett Barrios has resigned as president of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation in the wake of a controversy over money the organization accepted from AT&T while also supporting the…
Hollywood has taken note of the Holy Land, and Israeli TV shows are fast becoming the country's most popular export.
In the U.K., paybox BSkyB is unrivalled for its portfolio of live, exclusive sports, the cream of U.S. acquisitions and Hollywood movies. But auds looking for some homegrown drama or Brit comedy are…
With leading Republicans jostling for the right to run against Obama, the process of deification for Ronald Reagan proceeds apace.