MAR DEL PLATA – Made for just $300,000, Argentine multi-hyphenate Valentin Javier Diment's "El Eslabon Podrido" (The Rotten Link), needs an additional $150,000 for its post-production. One of 22 Work…
No one can quite agree where "bro-country" started, and most of its primary practitioners are hesitant to embrace the label. Nonetheless, the sudsy, party-hearty, hip-hop inflected, Ft…
Variety's inaugural Music City Impact Report spotlights the talents, producers, execs and key pros igniting the current Nashville boom.
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From relative newbies Florida Georgia Line to vets like Keith Urban to perennial winner Jason Aldean, these Artists of the Year deliver the goods commercially and critically.
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When it comes to its choices for cinematic achievements each year, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. takes its fair share of knocks. But in the foreign-language film category, the HFPA's roughly 90…
Freshmen series lead the race for Golden Globe in TV Comedy.
Ever since the days of ancient Greece, drama has been considered high art and comedy the lower art form. But it is still art, dammit. That's one reason to be thankful for the Golden Globes. They have…