David Ayer's “Fury” has some of the most harrowing tank battle sequences ever filmed. Paul N.J. Ottoson, the film's sound designer, tells us about crafting the sounds of battle.
Michael Bay likes everything to look and sound cool. But as Variety's Tim Gray learned from sound re-recording mixers Greg P. Russell and Scott Millan, cooler doesn't always mean louder.
A DreamWorks Animation master class panel discussion and behind-the-scenes look at "How to Train Your Dragon 2" with producer Bonnie Arnold, supervising sound designer Randy Thom, "POV" production…
Maria Bello introduces Viola Davis at Variety's Power of Women luncheon, saying she's thankful that Davis lets this “angry white woman” be her friend. "Although my childhood was filled with many…
“American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest introduced Jennifer Lopez at Variety's Power of Women luncheon. She said she started her foundation to provide access to healthcare for women and children without…
“The Newsroom” creator Aaron Sorkin introduced Jane Fonda at Variety's Power of Women luncheon. "I grew up in believing that service is the rent you pay for living life," said Fonda, who referenced…
California Attorney General Kamala Harris introduced Donna Langley with the reminder that "she is committed to increasing opportunities for women both in front of and behind the camera.” Langley…
“Wild” author Cheryl Strayed introduces Reese Witherspoon at Variety's 2014 Power of Women luncheon. Witherspoon spoke of how her daughter, Ava, informed her about Malala Yousafzai and that promoted…
Universal Pictures chairman Donna Langley was one of Variety's 2014 Power of Women honorees. She talks about her work with nonprofit Vital Voices as well as how she is finding opportunities for…
“How to Get Away with Murder” star Viola Davis gives an emotional speech about her impoverished childhood and her work with the Hunger Is initiative at Variety's 2014 Power of Women luncheon.