The Discovery Channel is dumping its long-term Teutonic partner pubcaster ZDF for Haim Saban-owned web Kabel 1. The new partnership begins in February when the terrestrial web will air Discovery…
British author Salman Rushdie, forced into hiding for years after Iran's leader ordered him killed, has joined protests against the axing of a play depicting rape and murder in a Sikh temple.
"Tell Them Who You Are" helmer Mark Wexler talked about his very personal docu at the Variety screening series.
"Woodsman" star and co-producer Kevin Bacon told the Variety screening crowd that the financing and distribution of this controversial film "has been like pulling teeth since the very beginning."
Thesp Don Cheadle lightened the mood after the Variety Screening Series' unspooling of UA's "Hotel Rwanda."
After the Dec. 15 Variety unspooling of "Million Dollar Baby," the aud was treated to the guts and glamour of Oscar-winner Hilary Swank, who herself was given a treat earlier in the week with Golden…