Emmys

‘George & Tammy’ star Jessica Chastain on Wynette’s ‘rage and ferocity’

Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain shine in Showtime’s drama about fabled country music legends George Jones and Tammy Wynette who couldn’t live with or without each other as they veered toward a collision course fueled by alcoholism, opioid addiction and emotional turmoil — none of which which failed to dampen their love. “George & Tammy,”…

What the Variety Staff Is Thankful for in Entertainment in 2022

Tom Cruise revived movie theaters with the blockbuster hit “Top Gun: Maverick,” Taylor Swift broke the internet (and Ticketmaster) with her “Midnights” album and “Eras” tour and Michelle…

Dan Levy’s Big Idea Behind ‘The Big Brunch’: ‘Nothing Should Be Negative, Everything Should Be Supportive’

In October 2020, months into the pandemic’s decimation of the restaurant industry, Dan Levy got the idea for “The Big Brunch,” the uplifting HBO Max cooking competition that…

Oscar Predictions: Best Supporting Actress – Are We Headed for a Veteran Actress Showdown Between Angela Bassett and Jamie Lee Curtis?

Rank Name Film Distributor 1 Angela Bassett “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” Marvel Studios The nation of Wakanda is pitted against intervening world powers as they mourn the loss…

Oscar Predictions: Best Supporting Actor – Brian Tyree Henry Picks Up Steam for ‘Causeway’

Rank Name Film Distributor 1 Ke Huy Quan “Everything Everywhere All at Once” A24 An aging Chinese immigrant is swept up in an insane adventure, where she alone…

Steven Spielberg to Be Honored by Berlin Film Festival

Steven Spielberg will be honored by the 73rd Berlin International Film Festival with an homage and the fest’s honorary Golden Bear for lifetime achievement. Spielberg’s latest film, “The…

International Emmys 2022: The Complete Winners List

The 2022 International Emmy Awards are in the books. 23 countries were represented across 15 categories and 60 nominees at the 50th International Emmys, which was hosted by…

Ludwig Göransson on His Globe-Trotting Odyssey to Create the ‘Wakanda Forever’ Score

Creating the music for “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” took composer Ludwig Göransson to Mexico, Nigeria, London and back, and involved an estimated 2,500 hours of recording. “It was…

Oscar Predictions: Best International Feature – Will Any International Features Get Noms Outside the Category?

Variety Awards Circuit section is the home for all awards news and related content throughout the year, featuring the following: the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars, Emmys,…

Teen Mckenna Grace on ‘A Friend of the Family’ predator: I wanted to ‘vomit from how gross it is’

Mckenna Grace, 16, plays teenaged Jan Broberg opposite pedophile Robert Berchtold (Jake Lacy) in “A Friend of the Family” — and said she wanted to “vomit from how gross it is.”

‘Yellowstone’ cast talks awards snubs: ‘Hollywood is a fickle beast’

Ever since the Kevin Costner rancher family saga premiered in 2018 on Paramount+, it’s been a hit with audiences – but Hollywood hasn’t agreed.