Lionsgate chairman likens Hunan TV relationship to deals with Studiocanal and Televisa, says no negotiations to sell share stake to Wanda, talks financial leverage.
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The 2015 Academy Awards will be handed out on Feb. 22, and an eclectic mix of films are up for best picture at the ceremony. While you probably already have a favorite among the eight contenders, we…
Neil Patrick Harris will host the 2015 Oscars on Feb. 22, but how much do you know about the multihyphenate performer? Test your knowledge with Variety‘s quiz to find out whether you’re a…
A lot of award winners through the years have expressed shock and surprise and claim they never expected to get what they were getting. John Bailey you actually believe.
As the 29th annual American Society of Cinematographers awards ceremony approaches on Feb. 15, a look at the feature nominees reveals an encouraging trend: directors of photography say the continued…
Already a Golden Globe winner, the Oscar-nominated "How to Train Your Dragon 2" displays a level of sophistication beyond anything DreamWorks Animation has achieved before.
Ellen DeGeneres' selfie was the most buzzed-about moment of last year's Oscars — reaching a level of popularity so quickly that it managed to break Twitter. But what a lot of people don't realize is…
It is without a doubt one of the biggest budget, highest-grossing and most critically acclaimed films in history to be directed, at least in part, over Skype.