March

David Harewood Boards Karen Bryson’s Directorial Debut ‘Monochromatic’ as Executive Producer (EXCLUSIVE)

“Supergirl” star David Harewood has boarded Karen Bryson’s directorial debut “Monochromatic” as an executive producer, Variety can exclusively reveal. Bryson, who played Elinor Stone in Zack Snyder’s “Justice…

Almost 60% of Americans’ Entertainment Time Is on Ad-Supported Platforms, Luminate Report Finds

Even with the rise of premium subscription video and audio services, content with ads still holds nearly 60% share of the total time U.S. audiences spend consuming entertainment,…

Ezra Miller: I’m seeking treatment for ‘complex mental health issues’

“The Flash” star Ezra Miller has decided to seek treatment for “complex mental health issues.”

Vince McMahon Misconduct Investigation ‘Substantially Complete,’ WWE Says

WWE said its board’s investigation into alleged misconduct by ex-CEO and chairman Vince McMahon is “substantially complete.” The company restated earnings going back to 2019 to account for…

Ron Perlman, Nick Nolte, Charles Melton, Tim Blake Nelson Join Peacock Series ‘Poker Face’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Ron Perlman, Nick Nolte, Charles Melton, and Tim Blake Nelson have all joined the cast of the upcoming Peacock series “Poker Face,” Variety has learned exclusively. Perlman (“Sons of…

Nexstar to Acquire 75% of the CW Network From Paramount Global, Warner Bros. Discovery

Nexstar Media Group revealed Monday it is set acquire a 75% majority stake in the CW Network from Paramount Global and Warner Bros. Discovery, more than six months…

How Boyz II Men’s ‘End of the Road’ wrestled the No. 1 record from Elvis Presley

After “End of the Road” ascended to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 on Aug. 15, 1992, it remained atop the chart for 13 consecutive weeks, breaking a longstanding record held by “Hound Dog”/“Don’t Be Cruel.”

Warner Bros. to Release MGM Movies Internationally, Except for ‘Bond 26’

MGM has parted ways with Universal Pictures for international film distribution. In a joint press release, MGM has announced that Warner Bros. will distribute its upcoming movies overseas.…

Bob Greenblatt Turns His ‘Gift of Free Time’ into Memoir of Producing, Programming and Persevering

After years of working with accomplished writers to develop TV shows, Greenblatt says it was humbling and invigorating to face the blank page every day. “It was about…

Jessica Klein, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ Producer and Writer, Dies at 66

Jessica Klein, an award-winning television writer and producer who was a key contributor for six seasons on “Beverly Hills, 90210,” died of pancreatic cancer at her home in…

How Nipsey Hussle Transcended Music

In the aftermath of Nipsey Hussle’s murder in early 2019, something occurred within Los Angeles gang life that had rarely happened since the early ’90s. The untimely loss…