podcasting

From Former Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen to Ex-Joe Budden Sidekicks Rory and Mal, Revenge Pods Are All the Rage

As the barrier of entry to podcasts has lowered, it seems anyone with a gripe, sour grape or grievance to air is now able to reach the biggest…

Broadcast to Podcast: As They Flip Off Radio Careers, Former On-Air Hosts Weather Complicated Pivot

When radio hosts Cane and Corey were fired from their morning show gig on New York’s Alt 92.3 FM a month ago, it took them less than a…

Why Che Diaz from ‘And Just Like That’ is TV’s most hated character

Che Diaz, the nonbinary queer podcaster and comedian played by Sara Ramirez on “Sex and the City” reboot is beloved by Miranda — but not viewers.

HBO Max’s ‘Peacemaker’ Is Getting a Video Podcast From Rooster Teeth

The zany misadventures of “Peacemaker,” the HBO Max original series starring John Cena, will get an official aftershow-style official video podcast launching alongside the DC show. HBO Max…

Trainspotting TikTok Talent Francis Bourgeois Signs With YMU (EXCLUSIVE)

Francis Bourgeois, the U.K.’s trainspotting sensation, has found representation, Variety can reveal. The beloved TikTok talent, whose unbridled joy for the country’s railway system has garnered a global fanbase,…

WME Signs Tech Power Couple Sriram Krishnan and Aarthi Ramamurthy (EXCLUSIVE)

Notable tech players and entrepreneurs Sriram Krishnan and Aarthi Ramamurthy have signed with WME. Along with deep resumes listing companies like Facebook and Twitter, Krishnan and Ramamurthy gained…

iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Lands in New York City With Ed Sheeran, Lil Nas X and Self-Described ‘Swiftie,’ Jimmy Fallon

After a two-year absence, iHeartRadio’s Z100 Jingle Ball returned live to Madison Square Garden in New York City Friday night (Dec. 10) with a lineup that included Ed…

Netflix Director of Film Marketing Crystal Ponzio-Busto Joins Crooked Media (EXCLUSIVE)

Crooked Media hired Crystal Ponzio-Busto, an eight-year veteran of Netflix, to lead marketing for the podcasting and media company. As Crooked’s SVP of marketing, Ponzio-Busto will oversee marketing…

Madison Wells’ Gigi Pritzker Talks Company Mission to Champion ‘Badass Women’ and Overlooked Voices

Gigi Prtizker’s Madison Wells banner has a new look, intended to reflect the company’s commitment to “spotlighting stories for, by and about badass women, as well as people…

Quality Control and Network Advisory to Launch Vocal Podcast Network (EXCLUSIVE)

Quality Ventures — the private equity investment arm of hip-hop and sports powerhouse Quality Control — and the Network Advisory have entered into a strategic partnership to launch…

Inside NBC’s ‘Today’ Show Reinvention for the Streaming Era

Camera operators, co-anchors and onlookers surround Savannah Guthrie whenever she appears on a broadcast of NBC’s “Today.” For a new streaming offering, however, sometimes she must fly solo.…

Watch: Trailer for ‘Sex and the City’ spinoff ‘And Just Like That’ drops

The trailer shows Carrie, Charlotte, and Miranda dining out together while Carrie’s signature voiceover intones: “They say some things never change.”