Facing an intense negotiating season, leaders of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have agreed with the four networks and their production companies to a one-year extension of its…
Actor Edward James Olmos, who already has been out on the Gulf with Anderson Cooper, and director Robert M. Young have created this short on the BP spill.
ABC will take center stage at Italy's Rome Fiction Fest, where the Alphabet's new procedural, "Body of Proof," will world preem as the opener and ABC Studios will receive the event's first…
Up-and-coming French VFX and toon shingle Chez Eddy is developing two comedy animated skeins, "Les Zarbs" (Treez) and "Seule en Solo" (Solo Me), for Canal Plus and Orange.
Universal Pictures Intl. (Russia) has signed a distribution deal for Russia and former Soviet territories with leading indie production shingle Leopolis.
The Weinstein Company has picked up North American and South African rights to upcoming Michelle Yeoh starrer "Reign of Assassins."
Novelist and screenwriter Nick Hornby ("An Education") and author-musician-screenwriter Nick Cave ("The Proposition") have been added to the 64th Edinburgh Film Festival lineup.
As I noted in my story today, there's some question as to whether Arnold Schwarzenegger will endorse anyone in the governor's race — or even if he may cross party lines and give a nod to Jerry…
Ted Olson and David Boies laid out their closing argument strategies for the Prop 8 Trial this morning, but one of the more intriguing aspects of the hour-long conference call was whether proponents…
Here's my story in today's print Variety on what's at stake for the entertainment business in California's governor's race. Jerry Brown this morning posted to Twitter Jon Stewart's take on the race…