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Why Hollywood People Never Say 'No'
Lunch? Call me (but I won't answer!): What's behind the entertainment industry's maddening, pervasive, conflict-avoidant, passive-aggressive and possibly pathological habit of just saying maybe to eve...
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Scott Caan in Talks to Replace Shia LaBeouf in 'Rock the Kasbah' (Exclusive)
Bill Murray is leading the cast of the Barry Levinson comedy. read more
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Heathers: The Musical: Theater Review
The era-defining black comedy, in which Winona Ryder and Christian Slater took down a totalitarian high school clique, gets bubblegum song-and-dance treatment Off more
Highlights of Variety’s Massive: The Ad & Marketing Summit
Date: April 3, 2014 Location: Four Seasons Doheny, Beverly Hills 9:20 a.m. Keynote Conversation: Convergence: A New Model for Brand-Content Partnerships. Panelists: Ryan Kavanaugh (1), CEO, Relativity...
Gawker Says Quentin Tarantino’s Suit Is Really an Attack on Its Reporting
Gawker Media fired back at Quentin Tarantino’s claim that it “fabricated” a news story to justify linking to a leaked online copy of his “Hateful Eight” script. In a resp...
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Busy Day for JWT as Lynn Power Takes Leadership Role
JWT, amid the exit of North American CEO Peter Sherman, is expanding its leadership team in New York. Lynn Power, former president of Arnold in New York, is joining the WPP Group agency as managing...
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Jerry Bruckheimer Says 'Top Gun 2' Will Be Tom Cruise Versus Drones
While promoting his new book, "Jerry Bruckheimer: When Lightning Strikes, Four Decades of Filmmaking," the producer revealed that the 1980s classic would be updated for the current world of
Steve Tisch to Chair World’s Largest Student Film Fest in Tel Aviv
Steve Tisch, veteran producer and exec VP of the New York Giants, will chair Israel’s 16th Tel Aviv Student Film Festival from May 31 to June 7.  The largest student film fest in the world is b...
DGA Names Assistant Executive Director of Diversity
Frank Bennett Gonzalez will be the Directors Guild of America's assistant executive director of diversity, the guild said Monday. Gonzalez will be responsible for coordinating diversity strategy a...
WWE Network’s First Big Test Is Coming: ‘WrestleMania 30′
A week from today, WWE will release an important number: The first batch of subscribers who have paid $10 a month to watch its WWE Network. It’s a certainty that the figure — no matter how big...
David S. Goyer Is Interested in ‘Green Lantern’ Movie
With the highest grossing Warner Bros. and DC Comics superhero movies already under his belt, writer David S. Goyer has his sights set on one of the studio’s least successful adaptions — &...
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Tax Reform Lawmaker Dave Camp Won't Seek Re-Election
Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.), chairman of the House ways and means committee and the lawmaker pushing tax reform, won't seek re-election, putting one of the most powerful positions in Congress in pl...
Ben Stiller to Star in Alan Ball's ‘I Am Chippendales’
Ben Stiller is in talks to star in “I Am Chippendales,” Alan Ball's fact-based feature film about the iconic male strip club. He'll play one of the club's early partners, a sou...
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Ben Stiller Circling Alan Ball's 'I Am Chippendales'
The former "True Blood" showrunner's movie is based on the true story of the famed male exotic dance more
Longtime Univision Host Raul Gonzalez to Host Variety Show for Telemundo
After 13 years of co-hosting Univision’s morning show “Despierta America,” Raul Gonzalez will join Telemundo to develop and host a variety series slated for next season. Gonzalez and Uni...
WATCH: ‘Days of Our Lives’ to Make Daytime TV History With Gay Male Wedding
The NBC soap “Days of Our Lives” is no stranger to making TV history. In another daytime TV milestone, the long-running drama will air this week the first same-sex wedding between two men....
‘Sons of Anarchy’ Star Kurt Yaeger Takes His BMX Skills to the UK (Video)
Anything you can do with two legs, Kurt Yaeger can do better with one. The former “Sons of Anarchy” star and pro-BMX rider, who lost his left leg after a motorcycle accident in 2006, put...
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'G.I. Joe,' 'Mad Men' and 'House of Cards' Actors Join 'Terminator: Genesis' (Exclusive)
Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, Jason Clarke and Arnold Schwarzenegger are starring in the reboot of the sci-fi action movie. read more
Why ‘Noah’ Is the Biblical Epic That Christians Deserve
He who has ears to hear, let him buy a ticket to Darren Aronofsky's extraordinary movie.
Ben Stiller in Talks to Star in Alan Ball’s ‘I Am Chippendales’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Ben Stiller is in talks to star in Alan Ball’s “I Am Chippendales,” the true-life story of how the male dance club became one of the most famous adult entertainment shows in the worl...