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Reunion Trailer Sets Release Date for Comedy Starring Lil Rel Howery

Lil Rel Howery

Republic Pictures has released a Reunion trailer, previewing the upcoming comedy mystery movie starring Lil Rel Howery and more...

May 15, 2024


Critics Choice Real TV Awards

Dr. Sandra Lee & Kristen Kishi

MTV’s RuPaul’s Drag Race and Peacock’s The Traitors lead the nominations for the sixth annual Critics Choice Real TV Awards, with five...

May 13, 2024


Sara Garcia Joins NBC Drama Series ‘The Hunting Party’

Sara Garcia

Patrick Sabongui (The Flash) and Sara Garcia (Ride) are set as series regulars, joining Melissa Roxburgh in NBC‘s new drama series...

May 10, 2024


President Biden to Award Michelle Yeoh the Medal of Freedom

Michelle Yeoh

President Biden on Friday announced that he would be awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 19 recipients, including a handful of...

May 7, 2024


‘We Grown Now’ Review: Minhal Baig Lovingly Tells a Lyrical Friendship Tale Set in 1990s Chicago

Minhal Baig

Writer-director Minhal Baig knows how to observe youthful rhythms delicately. As she demonstrated with her 2019 sophomore feature “Hala,”...

April 23, 2024


Variety’s Legal Impact Report 2024: Meet Hollywood’s Top Entertainment Attorneys

Jeff Cohen & Jonathan Gardner

From tackling generative AI concerns to landing impressive deals for A-listers, these showbiz attorneys are well-equipped to make award...

April 17, 2024


Netflix Is a Joke Made L.A. Laugh For 2 weeks Straight. Here’s The Funniest Stuff We Saw

Ever Mainard & Irene Tu

In a short time (literally by year No. 2), the biennial Olympics of laughter known as Netflix Is a Joke has shined a global spotlight on...

May 14, 2024


How Do You Follow Up ‘Drive My Car’? Director Ryûsuke Hamaguchi Finds A New Lane

Ryusuke Hamaguchi

Ryûsuke Hamaguchi has never felt an affinity for the great outdoors. “I didn’t really have a relationship with nature growing up,” the...

May 13, 2024


Michelle Yeoh to Star in ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Sequel Series at Amazon

Michelle Yeoh

The “Blade Runner” series in the works at Amazon Prime Video has cast Michelle Yeoh in a lead role, Variety has learned...

May 8, 2024


Janelle Monáe Boards Uni Musical From Michel Gondry, Pharrell Williams

Mimi Valdés

10x Grammy nominee Janelle Monáe (Glass Onion) has found her newest film role in Universal Pictures‘ coming-of-age musical from director...

May 2, 2024


Lil Rel Howery on New Film ‘We Grown Now’

Lil Rel Howery

Actor Lil Rel Howery talks about the nostalgia of filming in Chicago, where he was raised, and being a father in the movie “We Grown Now”...

April 22, 2024


PBS Stand-Up Comedy Documentary Series ‘Roots of Comedy with Jesus Trejo’ Set to Stream for Free in May

Jesus Trejo

“Roots of Comedy with Jesus Trejo,” a new comedy-documentary series hailing from PBS SoCal, is slated to start streaming for free on the...

April 16, 2024

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