Frankel told Variety that she’s currently working on three to four shows with Mark Burnett since signing a deal with MGM Television in March. While she couldn’t offer too many details, she did reveal that one series will be a docu-competition show, which will be a “continuation of [her] story with a business twist.” Two others, which Frankel will produce, will center around a group of “hilarious women” and a group of women coming-of-age, respectively.
The stars of Netflix’s “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” discussed reuniting for the film at its Los Angeles premiere on Monday. “It was a family reunion of sorts,” said Aaron Paul, who reprises his iconic role as Jesse Pinkman in the film. “It was revisiting an old, dear, close friend of mine, zipping on Jesse [...]
Robert De Niro was not afraid to express his support for the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. “I hope he gets impeached, it has to be followed through,” De Niro told Variety’s Marc Malkin at the New York premiere for the Netflix film “The Irishman.” “He’s such a low life… He taints everybody around him.” [...]
Laverne Cox walked the Emmy’s purple carpet with a rainbow purse decorated with the words ‘Oct. 8, Title VII Supreme Court.’ She was joined by ACLU staff attorney Chase Strangio. Together they are spreading the word against the those that are asking the court to roll back civil rights and fire someone, “not just for [...]
The real reason behind Forky’s odd name choice.
Mindy Kaling and Constance Wu both starred in woman-directed films this year; Kaling in Nisha Ganatra’s “Late Night” and Wu in Lorene Scafaria’s “Hustlers.” In their “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors” conversation, the two shared stories about working with female directors and how playing women who are ambitious used to be portrayed as a negative […]
Alfre Woodard and Cynthia Erivo both star in movies helmed by black female directors this year; Woodard in Chinonye Chukwu’s “Clemency” and Erivo in Kasi Lemmons’ “Harriet.” In their “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors” conversation, the two talked about their new films and the social messages in them. They also touched on when they knew […]