Weeks later R. Kelly’s Twitter account released a statement about a planned tour, that tweet was eventually deleted. So what does the future hold for the singer and songwriter? Variety Chief Correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister and Senior Music Editor Jem Aswad discuss.
Steven Spielberg will debut his anthology series “Amazing Stories” on Apple TV+, the streaming subscription service announced Monday at the Apple Event in Cupertino, Calif. Michael Schneider, senior editor at Variety, and Andrew Wallenstein, Variety’s co-editor-in-chief, sat down to talk about the famous director’s backing of Apple TV+. “This was probably a subtle — or [...]
Jordan Peele’s follow-up to his Oscar-winning filmmaking debut, “Get Out,” is “Us” — a horror movie starring “Black Panther” alums Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke. With stakes high after “Get Out’s” overwhelmingly positive reception, all eyes are on Peele’s second act. Does “Us” deliver? Does the film solidify Peele as Hollywood’s new “it” director? Variety [...]
“Captain Marvel” is poised to be a huge box office hit, but the reviews are mixed. The first female-led superhero film to be released by Marvel and only the second major comic-book movie to focus on a heroine, “Captain Marvel” is a crucial big-budget project, moving in the right — and necessary — direction for [...]