Elizabeth Wagmeister

'DWTS' Returning In Mid-September, Despite Industry-Wide Coronavirus Shutdown

19 Aug 2020

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The next season of "Dancing With the Stars" will premiere on Sept. 14, indicating that ABC has managed to figure out a way to produce the show during the coronavirus pandemic.

'The Bachelor' Star Colton Underwood Tests Positive for Coronavirus

21 Mar 2020

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Colton Underwood, the former star of "The Bachelor," has tested positive for COVID-19.

Caitlyn Jenner's 'I Am Cait' Cancelled After 2 Seasons at E!

17 Aug 2016

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Caitlyn Jenner's E! docuseries "I Am Cait" will not be returning for a third season, Variety has learned.

Logo Greenlights First Gay Reality Dating Show, Lance Bass to Host

13 Jul 2016

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The first gay dating show is coming to TV.

Bravo's 'Real Housewives of Atlanta' Casts Transgender Woman for Season 8

18 Aug 2015

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Bravo has cast transgender model Amiyah Scott in "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" for its upcoming eighth season, Variety has learned.

'Big Brother' to Feature First Transgender Contestant as TV Continues to Diversify

17 Jun 2015

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Big Brother" will feature its first transgender houseguest on this summer's upcoming season, Variety has confirmed.

Laverne Cox Cast As Transgender Attorney In CBS Legal Drama Pilot

12 Feb 2015

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Laverne Cox has been cast in CBS's legal drama pilot "Doubt" from "Grey's Anatomy" producers Joan Rater and Tony Phelan, Variety has learned.

World News

Global powers push to end Nagorno-Karabakh fighting

Armenia's president headed to Brussels for talks with the European Union and NATO military alliance on Wednesday in a renewed drive to end the heaviest fighting since the 1990s over the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.