source for the entertainment industry
and show business
Has more staff than Entertainment Tonight or any other entertainment related news outlet. Currently includes Daily Variety Gotham (New York-based trade paper since 1998), Daily Variety (Los Angeles-based trade paper since 1933), Variety.com, VarietyExtra (subscription Web site for industry professionals), and the weekly wrap up, Variety,.
Known for its use of show business jargon, or "slanguage" from Hollywood, Broadway, and its own editorial staff.