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Christine Baranski Hails Stephen Sondheim as a Giant of Musical Theater: ‘We All Feel Like Orphans’

For Christine Baranski and a generation of musical theater stars, Stephen Sondheim, the legendary Broadway composer who died on Friday at 91, was nothing less than a father…

The Best Gaming and PS5 Deals to Shop This Weekend: Consoles, Controllers, Monitors and More

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Mariah Carey’s birth chart shows why she’s the Queen of Christmas

This Aries diva knows how to bring all of the holiday cheer — and laugh her way to the bank as she does it!

How Jared Leto Used Prosthetics to Become a Balding Fashion Scion in ‘House of Gucci’

From the moment the “House of Gucci” trailer was released, Jared Leto’s transformation from svelte, long-haired actor to pudgy, balding fashion designer Paolo Gucci has been the talk…

The Best Tech Deals to Shop This Black Friday and Cyber Monday: Airpods, Smart TVs and More

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Top 5 Ways to Make the Oscars Great Again (Column)

The Oscars are at rock bottom in the eyes of the public. The good news is, there’s nowhere to go but up. There are great films in the…

Netflix Sparks Ire in Italy For Holding Back Copies of Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Hand of God’ Theatrical Release

The Italian theatrical release of Paolo Sorrentino’s “The Hand of God” is sparking protests from some of the country’s exhibitors who claim the hand of Netflix is cutting…

Philippines Filmmakers Tackle the Personal and the Political at Southeast Asia Film Lab – Singapore

The Philippines is a vibrant filmmaking region in Asia and that brio is underlined by the brace of projects from the country selected at the Southeast Asia Film…

In Asia’s Influencer-Led Economy Video Platforms Have Less Use for Agencies, VidCon Told

Online platforms are connecting influencers with brands in ways that are cutting out agencies and other traditional middlemen, according to panelists at the influencer and content creator convention,…

Nippon TV Internet Suspense Drama ‘Guilty Flag’ as Scripted Format at ATF

Recent Japanese suspense drama series “Guilty Flag” is to be launched at next week’s Asian Television Forum (ATF) as a scripted format by entertainment group Nippon Television. “Guilty…

SAG Predictions: Female Actor in a Supporting Role – Mixture of Film and TV Performers Makes Category Harder to Predict

Variety’s Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies from film awards editor Clayton Davis. Following history, buzz, news, reviews and…

SAG Predictions: Male Actor in a Supporting Role – Woody Norman Could Benefit from SAG’s Love for Child Actors

Variety’s Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies from film awards editor Clayton Davis. Following history, buzz, news, reviews and…