News

Wellesley Wild Re-Lists Hollywood Hills House
SELLER: Wellesley Wild LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA PRICE: $2,499,000 SIZE: 2,923 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: According to property records and other dribs and drabs on th...
Andrés Muschietti to Direct Sony's ‘Shadow of the Colossus’
“Mama” director Andrés Muschietti will helm video game adaptation “Shadow of the Colossus,” Sony Pictures Entertainment announced on Thursday. Based on the Playstation video g...
News Thumbnail
Tribune Media ‎Eyeing Move to Major Stock Exchange
CEO Peter Liguori also signals he is open to selling the 31 percent stake in the Food Network for the right priceread more
Travel Channel Greenlights Ellen DeGeneres’ ‘Hello Goodbye’ and 4 Other Series
Travel Channel has greenlit five new series Shannon O’Neill, including an airport-set project from Ellen DeGeneres’ banner. The new entries are all designed to “illustrate the expans...
News Thumbnail
BPN Names a U.S. Managing Director
BPN, the fledgling third network of IPG Mediabrands, has named Martha Peterson as U.S. managing director, a new position. Peterson, with a broad background in digital advertising, was previously se...
Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton's Leaked Nude Photos to Be Displayed at Art Show
One person's invasion of privacy is another person's art, apparently. The nude photos of “Hunger Games” actress Jennifer Lawrence and model Kate Upton that leaked onto the internet...
‘Escobar: Paradise Lost:’ Josh Hutcherson Probably Shouldn't Date Drug Lord's Niece (Video)
Josh Hutcherson is a fish — or maybe a surfer — out of water  in the latest trailer for “Escobar: Paradise Lost.” His character is a laid back American who relocates to the So...
PBS Teases Independent Lens Series With TV Premiere of 'Bully'
This year, PBS scored a high profile opener for its “Independent Lens” series -- its 13th season will premiere with a showing of 2011 documentary “Bully,” which tells the story of a year in th...
News Thumbnail
Madden Game Uses Google to Create Gif Ads in Real Time
EA Sports: It's in the meme. To promote its flagship Madden football game, EA Sports is trying out a new Google advertising program that allows the game maker to quickly create gif ads and custo...
News Thumbnail
'Midnight Rider': Sarah Jones' Family Lawyer Blasts Train Track Owners
"The tragic truth is, the Defendants [CSX] failed to live up to their obligations."read more
Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea Tease ‘Booty’ Galore (Video)
Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea are doing just fine without Pitbull on the duo's remix of “Booty.” Lopez released a surprisingly packed 30-second teaser of the yet-to-be-released single...
HBO to Air Mick Jagger-Produced James Brown Documentary ‘Mr. Dynamite’
HBO has acquired the James Brown documentary “Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown” for the U.S. and Canada, with a premiere date set for Oct. 27 at 9 p.m. The feature length documentary ...
News Thumbnail
Box-Office Preview: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to Rule Quiet Weekend
"The Identical" is the weekend's only new wide releaseread more
Well Go USA Nabs Rights to Gren Wells’ ‘The Road Within’
Well Go USA has acquired U.S. rights to Gren Wells’ debut “The Road Within,” the company’s president and CEO Doris Pfardrescher announced Thursday. The distributor plans a theatrical and VOD d...
New Casting Strategy: Let The Online Audience Cast The Stars of Your Film
When casting for "Star Wars: Episode 7," Lucasfilm launched an online campaign in search of "two major roles." Now JuntoBox Films takes the online casting process one step fur...
Toronto: Little Film Company Nabs World Sales Rights To ‘The Barber’
The Little Film Company has picked up world sales rights to “The Barber” (formerly known as “Trigger”), and is presenting the pic to buyers for the first time at the Toronto International Film...
New ‘Arrow’ Trailer Sees Oliver Mixing Business With Pleasure (Video)
Starling City's masked vigilante is in for new adventures when “Arrow” returns to The CW for its third season this fall, if the newest trailer is any indication. First of all, Oliver (...
Digital Audience Ratings: Furious Facebook Activity Drives ‘Fast 7’ to Top While ‘St. Vincent’ Rides TIFF Wave
Each week Variety publishes ListenFirst Digital Audience Ratings (DAR), a measurement of fan engagement across all the major digital platforms as it relates to film (see the TV version here). Provided...
‘Accused’ Tapped Dutch Candidate for Oscar’s Foreign-Language Noms
Paula van der Oest’s thriller drama “Accused” (“Lucia de B.”) will represent the Netherlands in the race for foreign-language film race at the Academy Awards. “Accu...
David Chase Won't ‘Befriend Any Journalist’ After Tony Soprano ‘Isn't Dead’ Report
“Sopranos” creator David Chase will no longer “befriend any journalist” after Vox writer Martha P. Nochimson reported that Chase said Tony Soprano “isn't” dead...

Pages