House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has surprised showbizzers by coming out against anti-piracy legislation aimed at rooting out so-called rogue websites that sell illegal copies of movies…
More than a year ago, 26-year-old Canadian history teacher Harley Morenstein uploaded "The Worst Pizza Ever!" on YouTube's EpicMealTime channel.
After years of success as the scribe for animated features such as "Cars," "Bolt" and "Tangled," Dan Fogelman has catapulted to real-world superstardom with this year's star-studded comedy "Crazy…
Dane Boedig-heimer has always loved the notion of bringing inanimate objects to life and imagining how they'd react in the real world. Apparently, he's not alone.
For budding comics, the beauty of YouTube is that they can create videos from the comfort of their own bedrooms.
Satirical rappers, "Saturday Night Live" skitmakers and filmmaking threesome the Lonely Island (comprising Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer) have a long history enticing big-name stars…
Named Twitter's most influential tweeter by indie research group Twitalyzer earlier this year, Brazilian standup comedy pioneer and TV personality Rafinha Bastos boasts 3.5 million followers.
Variety will present its first Entertainment Apps Conference on Dec. 1 at the Sofitel Hotel in Los Angeles.
The records keep tumbling for Modern Warfare 3. Activision's action shooter has set a new standard for the entertainment industry, earning more than $775 million in five days, beating all gaming…
When actor Andy Serkis approaches the security gate on a studio lot, he probably should have his photo ID ready.
The production truck parked just outside where "The X Factor" shoots on Stage 36 in the CBS Television City complex is filled with 20 people hunkered over monitors. But they've got nothing to do with…