Games

Ezra Miller’s alleged ‘abuse’ victims speak out: ‘I totally felt unsafe’

“It became so, so stressful for me,” recalled one woman. “It felt disgusting.”

‘Black Bird’ Cast Remembers Co-Star Ray Liotta at Premiere: ‘He Meant Everything to Us’

True crime is all the craze on the small screen. Now, “Black Bird” is looking to shake things up. The series, starring Taron Egerton and Paul Walter Hauser,…

‘Pokémon Go’ Developer Niantic Laying Off 8% of Staff, Nixes Transformers Game and Other Projects

Niantic, the augmented-reality games company behind “Pokémon Go,” is letting go about 8% of its workforce and has scrapped several game titles it had in development, including “Transformers:…

AMC’s ‘Alan Wake’ Adaptation Adds Producers Jon Jashni and Jeff Ludwig as Showrunner Peter Calloway Exits (EXCLUSIVE)

AMC’s “Alan Wake” TV adaptation has brought on two new producers following the exit of its previously announced showrunner, Variety has learned exclusively. Based on the best-selling video…

Quiver Distribution Buys SXSW Horror Favorite ‘Bitch Ass’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Quiver Distribution has acquired North American rights to “Bitch Ass,” a horror movie that premiered at this year’s SXSW where it won the Midnighter’s Audience Award and earned…

‘Fallout’ Amazon Series Casts Kyle MacLachlan, Xelia Mendes-Jones, Aaron Moten (EXCLUSIVE)

The “Fallout” TV series adaptation at Amazon has added Kyle MacLachlan, Xelia Mendes-Jones, and Aaron Moten to its cast as series regulars, Variety has learned exclusively. The trio…

What you need to know about new FX dramedy ‘The Bear’

Jeremy Allen White plays a star chef who returns to Chicago to run his family’s dysfunctional, rundown sandwich shop in “The Bear.”

Most Americans really think they could be an action movie hero

Believe it or not, they’re all full of air. Nearly six in 10 Americans say they’ve got what it takes to become an action movie star. But actors such as Liam Neeson shouldn’t be taken by these numbers just yet. This 57% of 2,000 US residents surveyed admit they would need to undergo special training…

Warner Bros. Discovery Sports to Co-Produce Both Men’s and Women’s Tour de France Coverage

Warner Bros. Discovery Sports (WBDS) will co-produce coverage of both the men’s and women’s Tour de France cycling competition for the first time. The Tour de France men’s…

Karlovy Vary Film Festival to Launch KVIFF Talents

The 56th Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival will host the launch of KVIFF Talents, its new year-round program, whose goal is to identify talented filmmakers, and support the…

‘Westworld’ review: Season 4 is confusing, but not convoluted

In typical “Westworld” fashion, it’s not quite clear where Season 4 is going, or what’s happening, but it’s all interesting, though. 

Taylor Swift Treats ‘Carolina’ Like ‘Folklore’ in ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ End Credits Theme

Taylor Swift has gone to Carolina in her mind in her new single, which was released at midnight Thursday night — the first newly written original song she’s…