“The Walking Dead’s” Norman Reedus may be best known for killing zombies on the hit AMC series, but he’s proven to be just as adept with a camera as a crossbow, as evidenced by his new photography show at Voila Gallery in Los Angeles. Reedus took Variety on a tour of his exhibition to reveal [...]
Composer John Powell explains what he looks for when he scores a scene and why the powerful emotions of DreamWorks Animation’s summer hit made his job especially difficult — and exhausting.
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.
During a shoot for this week’s Variety cover on “Angels in America,” Andrew Garfield discussed President Donald Trump, the tragic school shooting in Parkland, Fla., and gun control. “It’s so evident that we’re in the darkest of dark,” Garfield said about the state of the nation, citing Facebook reportedly deleting posts, as ordered by Russian President Vladimir Putin, and Trump’s […]
“Black Panther” breakout Letitia Wright plays Shuri, the genius little sister of Chadwick Boseman’s King T’Challa. But who is Shuri? The character was introduced in the 2005 comic “Black Panther Vol. 4 #2,” and she goes on to become Queen of Wakanda and take on the mantle of the Black Panther herself. She’s also Disney’s […]
The women of “Black Panther” shared with Variety how Ryan Coogler’s film showcases female power. Angela Bassett, who plays Wakanda’s queen and T’Challa’s mother, said the women in the film represent how women are celebrated in African nations. “That queen is [T’Challa’s] mother, his sister, the all-female guard.” says Bassett, “Behind-the scenes it’s Ryan Coogler […]