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Latest news from Variety.com -Lifestyle feed

  1. MSNBC Programs Start Giving More Space to NBC News Logos

    03.23 / 23:07 variety.com Variety.com -Lifestyle
    It’s no secret that anchors and reporters from NBC News have had a greater presence on their parent company’s cable outlet, MSNBC. Now, the network is making sure that viewers know about it in no uncertain terms. Since Saturday, MSNBC has featured the NBC News logo more prominently on its air, such as when MSNBC... Read more…
  2. Kristen Wiig in Talks to Star With Cate Blanchett in Richard Linklater’s ‘Where’d You Go Bernadette?’

    03.23 / 23:07 variety.com Variety.com -Lifestyle
    Kristen Wiig is in talks to star alongside Cate Blanchett in Richard Linklater’s adaptation of “Where’d You Go Bernadette?” Megan Ellison’s Annapurna and Nina Jacobson’s Color Force acquired the movie rights in 2013 to Maria Semple’s 2012 novel. The story follows an architect-turned-recluse named Bernadette Fox (played by Blanchett), who goes missing prior to a family... Read more …
  3. Amy Schumer Drops Out of ‘Barbie’ Movie (EXCLUSIVE)

    03.23 / 23:07 variety.com Variety.com -Lifestyle
    Amy Schumer has parted ways with Sony’s live-action “Barbie” over a scheduling conflict, Variety has learned. “Sadly, I’m no longer able to commit to Barbie due to scheduling conflicts,” the actress said in a statement to Variety. “The film has so much promise, and Sony and Mattel have been great partners. I’m bummed, but look forward to... Read more »…
  4. Senate Scuttles FCC Privacy Restrictions on Internet Providers’ Use of Subscriber Data

    03.23 / 23:07 variety.com Variety.com -Lifestyle
    The Senate voted to sideline FCC rules that greatly restricted the type of consumer data that internet providers could share without their permission. The rules, passed by the FCC in October, when it was under Democratic control, had yet to take effect. The FCC’s rules required that internet service providers get consent from their subscribers... Read more…
  5. Miles Teller’s War Drama ‘Thank You for Your Service’ Gets Awards Season Release

    03.23 / 23:07 variety.com Variety.com -Lifestyle
    Universal has given an awards season release date of Oct. 27 for Miles Teller‘s drama “Thank You for Your Service.” Based on David Finkel’s 2013 book, “Thank You for Your Service” follows a group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq who struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory... Read more…