| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Fox has X'd out "The X Factor."
Once hyped as the next "American Idol," Fox has canceled the "The X Factor" after three seasons of shuffling judges and low ratings for the musical talent show.
Simon Cowell, who left "American Idol" for "The X Factor,"...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The shambling zombies of the "Walking Dead" had the spry athletes of the Sochi Winter Olympics to compete with on Sunday night, but just like on the show, the dead overpowered the living with their sheer numbers. "The Walking Dead" came back for the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Rihanna, Justin Timberlake and Imagine Dragons lead the nominations for the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards.
Rihanna leads the pack with seven nods across five categories, including artist of the year, song of the year and best collaboration -- ...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Ryan Seacrest promised "some surprises," when he kicked off the Top 7 (finally) performance show on Wednesday night. By that he probably meant the seemingly random stew of celebrity visitors featured in the show: Demi Lovato stopped by to sit and kibitz...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Unite4:good and Variety have announced additional honorees at this year's unite4:humanity event.
Martin Scorsese will receive the Variety Creative Conscience award for his work with The Film Foundation, a nonprofit org he established dedicated to...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:30 PM
In 2014, the week leading up to and including Academy Awards Sunday is packed with events, parties, pampering salons and luxury suites, so much so that Hollywood A-listers, nominees and influencers -- who are, naturally, invited to everything -- will need...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Justin Bieber’s crowd was loud. One Direction’s too. And though they seem like somebody’s uncles now, the Jonas Brothers once inspired the kind of shrieks that could knock down a lesser heartthrob.
But in my life as a concertgoer, I...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Philomena Lee, whose story inspired one of this year's best picture Oscar nominees, will be feted a few days before the Academy Awards when she is honored with the Everyday Hero award at Unite4:good and Variety's unite4:humanity event on Feb. 27 on the...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Robert De Niro will be honored this Thursday with the Creative Commitment in Film award at unite4:good and Variety's unite4:humanity event at Culver City's Sony Studios lot. Andy Samberg will host the inaugural event.
De Niro, whose career spans almost...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:12 PM
British girl group Little Mix were formed on The X Factor UK in 2011, ultimately dominating the season that year. Now with two albums out, DNA and Salute, they are one of the better-known pop groups today.
They first visited Miami in June 2013,...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Humanitarian org Unite4:Good teamed up with Variety for its first-ever Unite4:Humanity event honoring the philanthropic work of former president Bill Clinton, Robert De Niro, Selena Gomez, Alicia Keys, Philomena Lee, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Demi Lovato,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Not two hours after he performed his passion project in an 88-seat theater on a recent Sunday night, Ross Golan made the rounds at a Grammy after-party hosted by Daft Punk, smiling as Jay Z and Beyoncé glided by and making nice with Madonna and Skrillex...