Michael Wolff’s Rupert Murdoch Book ‘The Fall’ Jumps to Top of Bestseller Lists After Fox Succession

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Variety may receive an affiliate commission. Michael Wolff’s highly anticipated book about the […]

‘Succession’ Creator Jesse Armstrong Reveals Answer to Whether Kendall Roy’s Name Was Crossed Out or Underlined

Jesse Armstrong has settled the debate over whether Logan Roy crossed out or underlined Kendall’s name in the fourth and final season of “Succession.” In Episode 4 of […]

‘Saltburn’ Review: A Vicious ‘Talented Mr. Ripley’ Knockoff From the Director of ‘Promising Young Woman’

It’s the moment of truth for Emerald Fennell, whose “Promising Young Woman” established the actor-turned-auteur (last seen playing pregnant doll Midge in “Barbie”) as a formidable new filmmaking […]

CNN Poised to Get (Another) New Leader, Mark Thompson, in Twisty Warner Tenure

Warner Bros. Discovery is widely expected to name Mark Thompson, the former New York Times Co. and BBC leader who has demonstrated a knack for guiding media into […]

Emmys: Supporting Actor (Drama) – Will Matthew Macfadyen’s Tom Wambsgans Claim Another Victory Over the Roy Kids for ‘Succession?’

Variety Awards Circuit section is the home for all awards news and related content throughout the year, featuring the following: the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars, Emmys, Grammys and […]

‘Desert King,’ ‘The Survivors’ Series Under Way as Netflix Expands Australia Production Slate

Three years into its local production effort in Australia and New Zealand, Netflix has greenlighted two new series, one feature film and one full-length documentary from Australia. These […]

From Los Angeles to Norway: Inside the Filming Locations of ‘Succession,’ ‘Welcome to Chippendales’ and More of This Year’s Biggest Dramas

This year’s batch of Emmy-nominated series is rich with visually arresting locations that subtly buttress dramatic themes and flesh out the lives of its leading men, from the […]

China Box Office: ‘No More Bets’ Beats ‘Barbie’ to World-Leading Weekend Haul

Chinese crime action movie “No More Bets,” not “Barbie,” was the best performing film in the world this weekend. Comscore calculates that “No More Bets,” earned $88 million […]