Survey: YouTube Stars More Popular Than Mainstream Celebs Among U.S. Teens
U.S. teenagers are more enamored with YouTube stars than they are the biggest celebrities in film, TV and music. That’s the surprising result of a survey Variety commissioned in July that found the ...
Carmen Electra Quietly Switches Los Angeles Canyons
Tinseltown bombshell Carmen Electra covertly unloaded her longtime residence in the Benedict Canyon area of Beverly Hills in early April for $3.75 million. The deal went down off-market, so there aren...
Why I Watched Nothing But YouTube for a Month
When the Winter Olympics blanketed the airwaves in February, I didn’t watch in order to engage in an endurance test of my own. After years of writing about YouTube programming, the time had come to ...
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'Hundred-Foot Journey' Premiere: Helen Mirren, Steven Spielberg Fete Food-Fusion Film (Photos)
Oprah Winfrey, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Juliet Blake, Charlotte Le Bon and more also celebrated Lasse Hallstrom's feature, adapted from Richard Morais' 2011 novel, at NYC's Ziegfeld Theatre on Monday ni...
Digital Stars: Inside the 24-Hour Job on the Internet Stage
Life as a celebrity on YouTube, Vine and other social-media platforms may look like it’s all grins and giggles. But behind the scenes, according to digital stars, the job of feeding the never-ending...
Golden Globes Revise Rules on Miniseries, Animation
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has revised Golden Globes rules that will impact the races for TV series/miniseries, animated features and foreign-language films. The most radical shift is with TV. ...
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Golden Globes Revise Rules for Animation Category, Limited Series
The HFPA has rewritten the rules to allow foreign-language movies into the animation category and has replaced the miniseries category with limited series. read more
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SnagFilms Picks Up 'Sewing Hope' Documentary About Time 100 Honoree (Exclusive)
The film, narrated by Forest Whitaker, follows Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe as she helps girls who were sexually assaulted in more
Golden Globes Set Key Dates, Change Animation and Foreign-Language Rules
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced the timetable for the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, in the process instituting new rules that will change the category in which animated foreig...
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Emmys: 'American Horror Story,' 'Fargo' Producers Reveal Their Toughest Days on Set
Producers, writers, directors and actors from this year's Emmy-contending television movies and miniseries have stories to spare from the creative more
Doha Film Institute CEO Abdulaziz Al-Khater To Step Down
Doha Film Institute CEO Abdulaziz Al-Khater is stepping down in the latest development that raises questions about the DFI’s future plans, especially in the film festival field. Al Khater, who j...
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HFPA Sets Golden Globes Timetable, Nominations Announcement Date
The timetable for the Jan. 11, 2015, awards requires that entry forms be in by Oct. 31 and ballots must be in by Dec. 8. read more
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Ricky Gervais Making 'The Office' Movie Featuring His Character, David Brent
BBC Films is producing "Life on the Road," which will catch up with Gervais' middle-manager anti-hero over a decade after the original U.K. TV series more
Ratings: ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Debuts OK
“Bachelor in Paradise” didn't premiere strong enough to power ABC to a win over its rivals Monday. NBC and Fox tied for first in the key demographic, while CBS was tops in total viewer...
The Amazing Spider-Woman: TheWrap Explores Superheroine Male-Female Divide
Superpowers aren't just carried by the Y chromosome – not that you'd know from the recent film offerings from Marvel and DC. The recent slate of superhero movies have been overwhelmingly...
New A+E Networks-Dish Deal Includes Over-the-Top Streaming Rights
The new OTT rights will give customers access to content through a "future multistream subscription service of linear and video-on-demand content."read more
The Keys to Music and Sound Design from the Sundance Lab
It was personally life altering not in its initiation into film scoring, but in the attention and consideration paid to micro-details. The breakdown of the art and craft of writing music for picture, ...
Jon Stewart Confesses Biggest Interview Regret to Elisabeth Moss (Video)
Jon Stewart confessed to Elisabeth Moss that his greatest interview regret involves Donald Rumsfeld. Stewart said on Monday's “Daily Show” that a woman in his audience had asked him wh...
25 Years After 'Seinfeld,' Where Are All the Elaines?
When "Seinfeld" premiered 25 years ago, few foresaw the monumental impact it would have, both comedically and conceptually, on sitcom history. One of the first "hang-out" shows of ...
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Sherri Shepherd to Join Broadway's 'Cinderella'
UPDATED: The outgoing 'View' host will make her debut on the Great White Way opposite new star Keke more