December 16, 1905 (New York City)
1933 (Los Angeles)
1998 (New York)
|Company||Variety Media, LLC. (Penske Media Corporation)|
|Based in||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
Variety is an American magazine that covers entertainment. It was started by Sime Silverman in New York in 1905. It began as a weekly newspaper reporting on theater and vaudeville. In 1933, Daily Variety, based in Los Angeles, was started. It covers the motion-picture industry. The website Variety.com has entertainment news, reviews, box office results, cover stories, and video and photo galleries. There is also a credits database, production charts and calendar. It has archive content dating back to 1905.