Variety’s Website to Cost Money, Hollywood Reporter Possibly Going Paperless?


Nikki Finke reports that early next year, Variety will hide its website behind a paywall and The Hollywood Reporter, also expected to go subscription-only online, will scrap its print edition (spokespeople for the trades didn't exactly deny the story when the Wrap asked). So next year, look for Vulture's all-new daily Industry column featuring made-up Batman-villain-casting rumors and things friends told us. []