Variety honors “Top Five” director Chris Rock at the Palm Springs Film Festival. Watch his hilarious speech. “Lets be real…we’re trolling for Oscar votes!”
Gregg Alexander, onetime frontman for the New Radicals, joins Steve Chagollan to discuss his old-school approach to songwriting, and why writing the film’s anthem “Lost Stars” was like seeing a…
Variety sits down with five-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams and “Big Eyes” subject Margaret Keane to discuss Tim Burton’s new drama.
‘Selma’ costume designer Ruth Carter comes to the Variety newsroom to reveal how she re-created the famous “Bloody Sunday” march — and how she finds the psychology of characters who existed in real…
Directors of “The Boxtrolls,” “The Lego Movie,” “Big Hero 6” and more talk the current state of animation at Variety Studio.
The great cinematographer Roger Deakins on the many looks of ‘Unbroken,’ his relationships with actors, and why he is always worried about getting the next job.
Stars talk about who they would cast in their life stories at the Variety Studio.
Stars talk about the most embarrassing moments of their acting careers at the Variety Studio.
Clint Eastwood has worked with film editors Gary Roach and Joel Cox for years, and they understand his directing style. So it was only a little scary when he told them “American Sniper” would be made…
Ralph Fiennes (“The Grand Budapest Hotel”) and Christoph Waltz (“Big Eyes”) discuss working with fastidious directors like Wes Anderson and Quentin Tarantino at the Variety Studio: Actors on Actors…
Marion Cotillard and Timothy Spall, who won the N.Y. Critics Film Circle’s best actor awards for “Two Days, One Night” and “Mr. Turner,” talk about acting rituals and getting into character at the…