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Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Promotes Amy Homma to Chief Audience Officer – Film News in Brief

Long-time Academy Museum of Motion Pictures executive Amy Homma was promoted to Chief Audience Officer Nov. 28, Director and President of the Academy Museum Jacqueline Stewart announced. “Amy…

‘Tell Me Lies’ Renewed for Season 2 at Hulu

“Tell Me Lies” has been renewed for Season 2 at Hulu. The series, based on the Carola Lovering novel of the same name, debuted its first season on…

NBCUniversal Taps White House Alum Courtney Rowe as Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications

NBCUniversal has brought on Courtney Rowe to serve as senior vice president of corporate communications. She will report to Jen Friedman, executive vice president of communication. In the…

MGM+ Picks Up Limited Series ‘A Spy Among Friends’ from ITV Studios

MGM+, the linear channel and streaming service previously known as Epix, has picked up crime drama “A Spy Among Friends.” The British limited series was commissioned by ITV…

AMC Networks CEO Christina Spade Abruptly Exits

Christina Spade, who became chief executive of AMC Networks less than three months ago, has abruptly stepped down from the job. “We thank Christina for her contributions to…

Lenny Daniels, Turner Sports President, Exits

Lenny Daniels is the latest WarnerMedia veteran to exit the company since it was acquired by the former Discovery Communications. Daniels had been president of the sports-media operation…

CBS Executive Vice President of Communications Scott Grogin to Exit

Scott Grogin is stepping down as executive vice president of communications for CBS Entertainment, Variety has confirmed. Grogin originally joined CBS in 2016, working with CBS Television Distribution.…

Hulu Sets Sarah Lawrence Sex Cult Docuseries as ‘God Forbid’ Becomes Its Most-Watched Doc Ever (EXCLUSIVE)

Hulu has set its next big true-crime doc project, a series following the notorious Sarah Lawrence College sex cult, just as its latest addition to the genre, Adam…

Disney Exec and Bob Chapek Confidante Arthur Bochner Next to Exit

The shakeup inside the Walt Disney Co. continues, following the return of CEO Bob Iger less than a week ago. The next exec to exit is Arthur Bochner,…

‘Before Life After Death’ Delves Into the Lives of Singaporeans of Indian Origin

A veteran of several short and documentary subjects, Anshul Tiwari’s narrative feature “Before Life After Death” has its world premiere in the Panorama strand of the Singapore International…

What the Variety Staff Is Thankful for in Entertainment in 2022

Tom Cruise revived movie theaters with the blockbuster hit “Top Gun: Maverick,” Taylor Swift broke the internet (and Ticketmaster) with her “Midnights” album and “Eras” tour and Michelle…

American Cinema Editors Sets New Board, Kevin Tent to Serve Two More Years as President (EXCLUSIVE)

The American Cinema Editors (ACE) has announced its new board. Current president Kevin Tent will serve another two-year term. Lillian Benson will continue to serve alongside him as…