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Student Academy Award Winners Announced by Film Academy – Film News in Brief

The winners of the 50th Student Academy Awards competition have been announced by the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy voted 14 students out […]

TIFF Audience Award Predictions: What Movie Will Get an Oscar Boost?

What will the people choose? In its final stretch, on Sunday, the Toronto International Film Festival will announce the film chosen by the public for the People’s Choice […]

Channel Your Inner Carmy With These ‘Bear’-Inspired Crocs from Hedley & Bennett

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Variety may receive an affiliate commission. Jeremy Allen White’s Carmy in FX’s hit […]

‘Haunted Mansion’ to Release on Disney+ in October

“Haunted Mansion” is ready to spook Disney+ customers in October. Disney’s kid-friendly horror comedy, which is inspired by the classic theme park attraction, will hit the streamer on […]

‘Friday Night Lights’ star Taylor Kitsch’s move to Montana: ‘Being in L.A. was never a great thing for me’

While working on the 2013 film “Lone Survivor,” Kitsch became close with retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell.

Britney Spears-Inspired Musical ‘Once Upon a One More Time’ to Close on Broadway

“Once Upon a One More Time,” a fairy tale-inspired musical powered by the discography of Britney Spears, is closing on Broadway. The show, which opened in June, will […]

‘Password’: Inside the U.K.’s ‘Cheekier’ Edition of the Iconic Game Show as Mexico, Greece Versions Are Revealed (EXCLUSIVE)

The U.K. edition of iconic game show “Password” will bow imminently on broadcaster ITV, and new countries are being added. Variety can reveal that the Fremantle-owned format is […]

‘Blue Beetle’ review: Gasp! A DC movie is actually fun for once

The lesser-loved, bug-shaped superhero — played by the extremely likable actor Xolo Maridueña — deserves to keep crawling around DC studios.

Music Industry Moves: Elektra Promotes Jacob Fain to Executive VP, Head of A&R

Elektra Entertainment has elevated Jacob Fain to the role of executive vice president and head of A&R. Fain will continue to work out of Los Angeles and report […]

27 Latino Organizations Unite in Support for ‘Blue Beetle’ During Hollywood Strikes

Latinos were optimistic about making a great stride in representation in the summer box office season with films like “Blue Beetle,” the first superhero movie directed and written […]