FROM THE ART FOLKS

Our chance to share what we're working on, and stuff we dig.

Jessica Chastain photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.
Speaking about her film “Miss Julie” - “(There are) great characters that through the years are played over and over. When you look at those classics, the writing for women, it’s so deep and can be expressed so many different ways. One actress in a role is so different from another actress in a role.”
See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/n4qxhtn

Jessica Chastain photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.

Speaking about her film “Miss Julie” - “(There are) great characters that through the years are played over and over. When you look at those classics, the writing for women, it’s so deep and can be expressed so many different ways. One actress in a role is so different from another actress in a role.”

See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/n4qxhtn

Robert Downey Jr. photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.
”[The Judge] is entertaining and has great wit and great laughs, from the beginning up until the end. I always say a drama has to be 30% comedy and a comedy has to be 30% drama.”
See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/qhukmjk

Robert Downey Jr. photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.

”[The Judge] is entertaining and has great wit and great laughs, from the beginning up until the end. I always say a drama has to be 30% comedy and a comedy has to be 30% drama.”

See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/qhukmjk

bringmetheheadofdiegopatino put together this conceptual illustration for our story on the glut of television flooding the airwaves. Read the full story “How Many Scripted Series Can the TV Biz — and Viewers — Handle?” here: http://tinyurl.com/kb8axpg

bringmetheheadofdiegopatino put together this conceptual illustration for our story on the glut of television flooding the airwaves. Read the full story “How Many Scripted Series Can the TV Biz — and Viewers — Handle?” here: http://tinyurl.com/kb8axpg

Eddie Redmayne photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.
"When you meet Stephen (Hawking), one of the things you leave with is he sort of emanates humor. He’s genuinely one of the funniest men I’ve ever met."
See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/n4qxhtn

Eddie Redmayne photographed by Yu Tsai at the Variety Studio at Toronto Film Festival.

"When you meet Stephen (Hawking), one of the things you leave with is he sort of emanates humor. He’s genuinely one of the funniest men I’ve ever met."

See the full portrait studio here: http://tinyurl.com/n4qxhtn

COVER STORY: How Much Television Can the TV Biz — and Viewers — Handle? Read the full story here: http://tinyurl.com/kb8axpg
photo illustration by Justin Metz for Variety
Media mavens in England are buzzing at the prospect that the U.K.’s biggest broadcaster, ITV, may end up in U.S. hands as a rush of consolidation reshapes the British media landscape. Read the full story - “U.K. Broadcaster ITV Ripe for a U.S. Takeover” here: http://tinyurl.com/oyx3jp2
Photo credit: garymusgrave
Making a short film has long been a path to Hollywood feature film directing and latest crop of upstart indie directors is no exception. Illustrator Eva Vasquez put together this surreal illustration to illustrate the concept. Read the full story - “Directors Like ‘Whiplash’s’ Damien Chazelle Drum Up Attention With Short Films” here: http://tinyurl.com/o8byfno
We sat down with “Teen Wolf” and “The Maze Runner” star Dylan O’Brien to talk about his latest film and crazy fans. Read the Q&A “Dylan O’Brien Talks ‘Maze Runner,’ ‘Teen Wolf’ and Comic-Con Run-Ins” here: http://tinyurl.com/qjjx93u
Photo Credit: michaellewisphotography​
Jake Gyllenhaal photographed for variety by Pari Dukovic. Read the full story: “Jake Gyllenhaal on Losing 30 Pounds and Himself in ‘Nightcrawler’” here: http://tinyurl.com/ou2uzbn
Robert Maxwell photographed Rosie O’Donnell for our cover story on the comedian’s return to “The View” after leaving the show after a spat with Elisabeth Hasselbeck. Read the full article “Rosie O’Donnell Returns to ‘The View’ Healthier and Happier” here: http://tinyurl.com/qbq3kvl 
We sat down with Jake Gyllenhaal to shed some light on the darker roles the actor has been taking recently. Read the full story “Jake Gyllenhaal on Losing 30 Pounds and Himself in ‘Nightcrawler’” here: http://tinyurl.com/ou2uzbn
photo credit: Pari Dukovic for Variety
Allison Janney brings home the bacon. We caught up with the six-time Emmy winner the day after her dual wins for “Mom” and “Masters of Sex”. Read the full story “Allison Janney on Her Double Emmys Win and Post-‘West Wing’ Act in TV” here: http://tinyurl.com/ot97stc
photo credit: Brent Humphreys for Variety
Have you been disinterested in the summer movies this year? You’re not alone. Hollywood revenue has been way down this summer. Read the full story “Box Office Down 15% in Hollywood’s Worst Summer in Nearly a Decade” here: http://tinyurl.com/oaakbkb
Illustration by Jasper Rietman aka tripcomics
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s “Birdman” ignited audiences and critics when it opened the Venice Film Festival. Read our full profile of the director and his latest film: “‘Birdman’ Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu on His First Comedy” here: http://tinyurl.com/kg8g3zp
Illustration by Charles Glaubitz for Variety.
We caught up with six-time Emmy winner Allison Janney the day after her wins for “Mom” and “Masters of Sex”. Read the full story “Allison Janney on Her Double Emmys Win and Post-‘West Wing’ Act in TV” here: http://tinyurl.com/ot97stc
photo credit: Brent Humphreys for Variety