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Are the Kids All Right? How Series Can Better Represent Teen Mental Health on Screen

The subject of teenage depression is generally played for high-octane drama in showbiz. In 2017, “13 Reasons Why” fell under rapid-fire controversy for its inclusion of a graphic…

Awards HQ May 16: ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars,’ Norm Macdonald Special, Should the Golden Globes Return?

AWARDS CIRCUIT COLUMN: How the Emmys Dumped ‘Primetime’ to Focus on Genre, As We Move Closer to a Post-Linear Era We live in an on-demand age where viewers…

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Acquires Small Stake in Paramount Global

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway invested about $2.6 billion in Paramount Global during the first quarter of 2022, according to a Securites and Exchange Commission filing that disclosed the…

With Morrissey and Bauhaus Headlining, L.A.’s Cruel World Festival Conjured Dark Magic in the Daylight: Concert Review

A sprawling all-day Springtime event celebrating the darker edge of ’80s music held under a brutal Southern California sun? It might sound antithetical, but the Cruel World Festival,…

‘Teen Wolf’ Movie at Paramount+ Adds Original Star Tyler Hoechlin

Derek Hale is back. Tyler Hoechlin will reprise his “Teen Wolf” character in Paramount+’s upcoming “Teen Wolf The Movie.” Hoechlin will also serve as a producer on the…

Machine Gun Kelly Talks Directorial Debut ‘Good Mourning,’ Working With Megan Fox and That Viral Variety Microphone Slap

I’m happy to report that all is well between me and Machine Gun Kelly. In September, a video of the musician slapping my microphone at the MTV VMAs…

My Chemical Romance drops first new song in 8 years — and it’s long

MCR fans will experience 6 minutes of pure emo bliss. 

From ‘La Bamba’ to Bad Bunny: CAA’s Bruno Del Granado on How Latin Music Conquered America

Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony, Bad Bunny, Maluma … all are on a first-name basis with Bruno Del Granado, head of the global Latin music touring group…

Pete Townshend Discusses His New Audible Original Memoir, the Who Going Back on Tour, and Why He Can Still Swing His Arm

Who’s introspective? Pete Townshend is, in a new two-hour release from Audible that is effectively a casual audio sequel to his formal autobiography, 2012’s “Who I Am.” The…

Mike Myers: Everyone on ‘Austin Powers’ set ‘fell in love’ with Beyoncé

Myers also joked that costar Michael Caine had trouble pronouncing the Grammy winner’s name and left off the “é.”

Sylvester Stallone Paramount+ Series ‘Tulsa King’ Casts A.C. Peterson (EXCLUSIVE)

The upcoming Paramount+ drama series “Tulsa King” has added A.C. Peterson to its cast, Variety has learned exclusively. Sylvester Stallone will lead the series, with Max Casella, Domenick Lombardozzi,…

Sharon Osbourne Will Examine ‘The Talk’ Exit in Fox Nation Documentary

Sharon Osbourne will take part in a new four-part documentary series for the streaming-video outlet Fox Nation that will examine her personal and professional lives as well as…