Penelope Cruz, drama actress, film "Volver" : "Wow, I feel so excited, I cried so much when I heard my name because I was trying not to think about it for a month."
Haim Saban is selling Germany's biggest broadcaster, ProSiebenSat 1, to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Permira for e3 billion ($4 billion).
ABC's dramas and comedies dominated the 2007 Golden Globe TV series noms, but there was plenty of good news for HBO, NBC and Showtime as well.
Double vision defined this year's Golden Globe nominations, with Clint Eastwood drawing dual director nods for his twin World War II epics "Flags of Our Fathers" and "Letters From Iwo Jima," while…
Elisabeth Murdoch has transformed herself into one of Blighty's leading independent TV producers by paying around £65 million ($127 million) for a trio of U.K. production companies.
Classic Media Holdings, the U.S.-based rights holder specializing in children's and family fare, has been snapped up by U.K. kids specialist Entertainment Rights for $210 million.
A "Dreamgirls" unspooling Tuesday at the ArcLight in Hollywood, as part of Variety's Screening Series.
"Spirited Away" introduced millions of Americans to venerable Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki when it won the animated feature Oscar in 2003. Miyazaki's company, Studio Ghibli, has been a fixture in…
It was certainly an all-star evening Monday at the preem of Robert De Niro's "The Good Shepherd" at the Ziegfeld Theatre. But some of the pic's stars made the event look more like the All-Star game…
Warner Bros. Pictures has hired Jeff Baena to pen battle-of-the-sexes comedy "The Awakening of Jean-Luc Barbara" and set it up with Tapestry Films to produce.
ICM has ramped up its concerts division by bringing in two urban music specialists from CAA.