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Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas Starrer ‘Official Competition’ Gets International Trailer (EXCLUSIVE)

In the run-up to its roll-out in cinema theaters around the world, Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas starrer “Official Competition” has a official trailer. Variety has had exclusive access…

Corey Hawkins on How Working with Denzel Washington in ‘Tragedy of Macbeth’ Lived Up to His Dreams

Actor Corey Hawkins is incredibly grateful to know Denzel Washington, his legendary co-star in “The Tragedy of Macbeth.” “I love that I get to walk in his footsteps,…

Box Office: Disney’s ‘Encanto’ Fends Off Lady Gaga’s ‘House of Gucci’ With $7.5 Million

Disney’s “Encanto” topped the Wednesday box office, netting a robust $7.5 million in its first full-day of release. The family film has heavy competition over the Thanksgiving holiday.…

Netflix Powers Up Brazilian Development Slate, Unveils ‘Todo Dia a Mesma Noite’ (EXCLUSIVE)

In line with announced huge growth in Japan and Korea, Netflix Brazil looks set to announce its biggest originals slate ever this Tuesday, fueled by the development of…

Hey Academy, ‘Don’t Look Up’: Leonardo DiCaprio and Ariana Grande Are About to Crash Awards Season

“Don’t Look Up” is the last shoe to drop for Netflix this awards season, and there’s a 50/50 chance of it making a seismic impact (pun intended). Director…

Jurnee Smollett Joins Jamie Foxx, Tommy Lee Jones in Amazon’s ‘The Burial’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jurnee Smollett has landed the female lead in “The Burial,” a new courtroom drama from Amazon Studios. The “Lovecraft Country” actor will star opposite Jamie Foxx and Tommy…

Helen Mirren to receive SAG 2022 Life Achievement Award

“Since I was a young actor starting out, I have always been inspired by and learned from American screen acting, so this award is particularly meaningful for me,” Mirren, 78, said.

Fremantle Spain Taps Fernando Jerez to Create New Factual and Doc Label En Cero Coma Producciones

Fremantle Spain has tapped seasoned Spanish TV exec Fernando Jerez to create and head a new production arm En Cero Coma Producciones, dedicated to factual and documentary program…

How Mckenna Grace Went From a ‘Gifted’ Child Star to the Next ‘Ghostbuster’

When Mckenna Grace was 4 years old, her great-grandmother gave Grace her collection of DVDs starring Hollywood’s original precocious child actor, Shirley Temple. Grace was instantly captivated and,…

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.…

Can Halle Berry Be the First Woman to Direct Herself to an Acting Nomination for ‘Bruised’?

Halle Berry, the sole Black woman to win the best actress Oscar in 93 years, has unveiled her directorial debut film “Bruised” at the AFI Film Festival, showcasing…

Taylor Swift Delivers a Passionate Performance of ‘All Too Well’ on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Taylor Swift delivered a passionate, 10-minute performance “All Too Well” for “Saturday Night Live” as she kept up the momentum behind Friday’s release of “Red (Taylor’s Version).” The…