Actress Brie Larson is suddenly breaking out as one of Hollywood's latest discoveries for what is her most difficult — and personal — role yet.
Robert Zemeckis's film "The Walk" takes audiences back some 40 years, when New York was gritty and the World Trade Center was new. Visual effects supervisor Kevin Baillie joined Variety's David Cohen…
Variety sits down with Oscar-winner Matt Damon for the first installment in our new Contenders Conversations series.
Mandy Walker is one of the few female directors of photography working on big-budget feature films today. Variety awards editor Tim Gray spoke to Mandy about the challenges of shooting the interior…
Oprah Winfrey sits down with Variety to discuss the lack of diversity in Hollywood and how certain filmmakers and projects like “Empire” are changing the industry.
Actress Emily Blunt revealed to a packed house at the Hamptons International Film Festival her attraction to her current role as FBI Agent Kate Macer in the thriller "Sicario." Blunt, who was honored…
Kate Hawley, Guillermo Del Toro’s costume designer on “Pacific Rim” and “Crimson Peak,” has been doing science fiction action films until now. With “Crimson Peak” she gets to show off her skills with…
Held Saturday at Nick & Toni's in East Hampton, the brunch featured actors Christopher Abbott ("James White"), Thomas Mann ("Me and Earl and the Dying Girl"), Bel Powley ("The Diary of a Teenage…
Salma Hayek Pinault blasted the ever-growing Hollywood gender gap in a stirring speech at Variety's Power of Women luncheon presented by Lifetime on Friday at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons.
"Pitch Perfect" star Anna Kendrick was recognized for her work with the Trevor Project, providing crisis intervention and suicide services to LGBTQ teens, at Friday’s Variety Power of Women luncheon…
Although there's still a long way to go, Gwyneth Paltrow said Hollywood is finally on the verge of creating a new archetype for women who can be both maternal and sexual. Watch the inspirational…