Jenny Lumet, Alex Kurtzman Launch New Production Company at CBS Studios Focused on BIPOC Stories

Jenny Lumet and Alex Kurtzman are partnering on a new production company under the CBS Studios umbrella, Variety has learned. The company, 25 Stories, is being built around promoting…

Grammy Voters: First Voting Round Closes Nov. 5 — Here’s Everything You Need to Know

We at Variety usually reserve our get-out-the-vote efforts for things like presidential and congressional elections. But with the Grammy Awards’ dramatic changes to the voting process earlier this…

15 Best Keanu Reeves Movies, Ranked

Acting throughout four decades, Keanu Reeves has long been a household name, but it seems that in the last few years his star has been shining brighter. Whether…

‘B Positive’ star Linda Lavin: ‘Alice’ was the first blue-collar single mom on TV

“I had not been political in my life at all until I recognized and learned through the research that I did — that I was representing 80% of all the working women in this country. So I became politicized.”

‘Isis’ actress JoAnna Cameron, DC Comics star, dead at 70

Striking brunette starred in the early DC Comics’ cult classic Saturday morning series “The Secrets of Isis.” She died in Hawaii due to complications from a stroke. 

Grammy Awards 2022 Executive Producers Revealed by Recording Academy

The Recording Academy has announced that Fulwell 73 Productions will oversee all aspects of the 2022 Grammy Awards, taking place at Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Monday, Jan.…

Peter Scolari dead at 66: Bob Newhart, Lena Dunham and more pay tribute

The “Bosom Buddies” star died on Friday after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 66.

Prop gun deaths that haunt Hollywood: Jon-Erik Hexum and Brandon Lee

Before the Alec Baldwin incident came the deaths of Jon-Erik Hexum and Brandon Lee. Both are still referenced frequently in Tinseltown, particularly by prop experts who train actors on how to safely handle weapons during production.

Peter Scolari, Tom Hanks’ pal and ‘Bosom Buddies’ co-star, dead at 66

The prolific TV, film and stage actor died Friday morning after a two-year battle with cancer.

Gruesome pics show ‘Survivor’ star Michelle Yi after stabbing attack

There was a time when being on “Survivor” meant being sent to a remote island to test physical and mental resilience. Nowadays, as one former contestant found out, walking to pilates class in Santa Monica is more treacherous.

Rob Zombie re-creates ‘The Munsters’ mansion for new movie

1313 Mockingbird Lane — the mansion made famous in the 1960s sitcom “The Munsters” — has been painstakingly re-created for a forthcoming film adaptation of the classic show.

‘Adele One Night Only’ TV Special, Featuring Oprah Interview, Airing on CBS Next Month

On Nov. 14, five days before the release of Adele’s long-awaited fourth album “30,” CBS will air a two-hour special called “Adele One Night Only,” featuring a concert…