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BTS Draws Thousands of Fans to L.A.’s SoFi Stadium Ahead of First Live Concert Since Start of Pandemic

Korean pop sensation BTS, known for such hits as “Butter” and “Dynamite,” is in Los Angeles to perform their first in-person concerts since the start of the pandemic,…

British Holiday Programming Is a Global Bestseller

As the days grow shorter and families hunker down cozily in front of the TV, British holiday programming has grown into a dependable export around the world, thanks…

Broadway stars and more pay tribute to the legendary Stephen Sondheim

The “West Side Story” and “Gypsy” composer died on Friday at the age of 91. 

Stephen Sondheim: Stars Pay Tribute to Legendary Broadway Composer

Stephen Sondheim was hailed as one of the most influential and innovative voices in history of American musical theater by friends and fans following the composer’s death Friday…

Promotional Events Like Amazon Prime Video’s ‘Harlem Ever After’ Popping Up Again

In this social media age, experiential events have become a crucial part of entertainment marketing plans. Instagram-friendly pop-ups had become common in recent years — Netflix turning a…

Hit BBC Gameshow Format ‘This is MY House’ Returns for Season 2 – Global Bulletin

FORMAT BBC One’s hit primetime gameshow “This is MY House” has been renewed for an extended run of ten episodes in a 30-minute format. The guessing game format…

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…

Sylvia Weinstock, famed wedding cake designer, dead at 91

Sylvia Weinstock — who earned the nickname “Queen of Cakes” for her extraordinary edible art — has died. She was 91.

Sick George Floyd video game sparks outrage online

“Is there anything people won’t try and profit from?” asked one social media critic.

What the Variety Staff Is Thankful for in Entertainment in 2021

Movie theaters reopened, “Succession” Season 3 is finally here and some of the biggest artists are hitting the road once again to go back on tour. As the…

Slovak Cinemas Premiere ‘House of Gucci’ One Day Early as Government Orders COVID-19 Shutdown – Global Bulletin

CINEMAS The Slovak government today declared a state of emergency will go into effect on Friday Nov. 25 in response to the deteriorating COVID-19 situation in the country.…