Lin-Manuel Miranda Blasts Racist ‘Little Mermaid’ Trolls

Welcome to this week’s “Just for Variety.” Lin-Manuel Miranda has a message to the trolls who…

‘Blade’: Director Bassam Tariq Exits Marvel Film

Bassam Tariq has exited his role as director of Marvel Studios’ “Blade,” Variety has confirmed. Tariq’s…

Foxtel to Become Exclusive Partner of WWE in Australia

The Foxtel Group and contact sports entertainment firm WWE have agreed a multi-year partnership that will…

Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay on Women Directing OWN’s ‘Queen Sugar’

Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay are two of the creative leaders honored for Variety’s 2022 Power…

Samuel Goldwyn Head on India Oscar Selection Controversy, ‘RRR’ Snub

U.S distributor Samuel Goldwyn Films president Peter Goldwyn has weighed in on the backlash to India’s…

Blackpink Is First All-Female Group to Debut at No. 1 in Over a Decade

Blackpink makes history on this week’s chart with its sophomore set, “Born Pink,” the first album…

Amazon Studios Canada Sets Out Wishlist for Half-Hour Formats

Amazon Studios wants to beef up its content library in Canada. And the quickest way to…

Nadine Lustre in ‘Deleter’: Watch First Teaser for Techno-Horror Film

Actor-singer-influencer Nadine Lustre, Louise delos Reyes and film and TV actor Mccoy Deleon are the leads…

Dale McRaven Dead: ‘Mork & Mindy,’ ‘Perfect Strangers’ Creator Was 83

Dale McRaven, an Emmy-nominated television writer and a creator behind shows like “Perfect Strangers” and “Mork…

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Cornerstone of HFPA, Says Helen Hoehne

Next year’s Golden Globes promises to be a major relaunch for the troubled awards show as…