Selma Blair

‘King Richard’ and ‘Ted Lasso’ Among Top Contenders for 2022 WGA Awards

Voting has only just begun for select nominees at the 2022 WGA Awards. Drama series, comedy series and new series votes will be taken until Jan. 5, while…

Oscars Shortlists Include Beyoncé, ‘Spider-Man’ and Two Jonny Greenwood Scores as France’s ‘Titane’ Is Snubbed

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced the shortlists in 10 categories for the upcoming 94th Oscars ceremony. The shortlist voting concluded on Dec. 15,…

Oscars’ Eligibility List for Original Song and Score Contains Few Surprises (EXCLUSIVE)

Eighty-four songs and 137 original scores have been deemed eligible for Academy Awards consideration this year, Variety has learned. The approximately 375 members of Oscar’s music branch began…

Discovery Plus Sets Development Deal With Group Nine (EXCLUSIVE)

Discovery inked a development deal for a slate of new original series for Discovery Plus from Group Nine Media, the digital media company whose brands include NowThis, the…

Marlee Matlin, ‘CODA’ & John Krasinski Saluted at Media Access Awards

At the Media Access Awards on Wednesday, honoree Marlee Matlin summed up the mood by saying that when she came to Los Angeles in 1985, “words like equality…

DOC NYC Fest Gets Underway, Throwing Heat Behind a Bevvy of Awards Hopefuls, Including ‘Flee,’ ‘Attica’ and ‘Becoming Cousteau’

The 12th edition of DOC NYC kicks off today — exactly one month before the AMPAS documentary branch begins voting to determine the 2022 Oscar documentary shortlist. The…

Gucci Takes Over Hollywood Boulevard for Sidewalk Fashion Show With Lizzo, Jared Leto, Billie Eilish, Gwyneth Paow and More

Gucci went totally Hollywood on Tuesday night. Not only did the legendary fashion house shut down Hollywood Boulevard for its Love Parade fashion show, but the runway was…

Selma Blair on Living With MS, Loving ‘Cruel Intentions’ and the #MeToo Movement: ‘It Just Set Me Free’

The film “Introducing, Selma Blair” documents the 2019 stem cell transplant Blair underwent in order to heal her multiple sclerosis — and though the two-month-long medical process is…

‘Ascension’ and ‘Summer of Soul’ Lead Critics Choice Documentary Nominations

The Critics Choice Association has announced nominees for the sixth annual Critics Choice Documentary Awards. The awards cover documentaries released in theaters, on TV and on major digital…

‘Introducing, Selma Blair’ reveals story behind star’s risky MS treatment

The film is an intimate, unvarnished look at Blair’s struggles with the autoimmune disorder and her journey to undergo a potentially fatal stem cell transplant. 

Cruel Intentions Reboot Series Is Happening at IMDb TV

IMDb TV is getting a bit steamier with a Cruel Intentions reboot series now in the works at the streaming service. The new show comes from writer Phoebe…

A Candid, Vulnerable Selma Blair Explains Why She Invited Cameras to Document Her MS Journey

Selma Blair has been in pain her entire life, enduring bladder surgeries during her suburban Michigan childhood, getting unnecessary root canals as an adult and periodically even losing…