Kirstin Wilder on Muck Rack

Kirstin Wilder Verified

ÜT: 34.06057,-118.361912
Managing Editor — Variety
As seen in:  Variety, Boston Herald

Managing editor Kirstin Swanson Wilder started working at Variety in 1992. Her Nebraska heritage shines through often.

‘Caddyshack,’ ‘Happy Gilmore’ Actors Talk Oscar at Golf Party — In one of the more unusual tie-ins with Oscar week, golf club manufacturer TaylorMade hit a hole-in-one on the party circuit Wednesday night at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades. Thesps from golf-themed films "Caddyshack," "Happy Gilmore" and "Tin Cup" talked with the crowd which was assembled on the driving range at the end of day one of the PGA Tour's Northern Trust Open.

Berlin: 'Fifty Shades' dominates red carpet premiere — The chilly Berlin Film Festival heated up dramatically Wednesday night with the premiere of Universal's "Fifty Shades of Grey," which was warmly received by the fest crowd.Helmer Sam Taylor-Johnson said she found the books cinematic and interesting, "but it was really important that it was a love story."

Berlin: ‘Fifty Shades’ Dominates Red Carpet Premiere — The chilly Berlin Film Festival heated up dramatically Wednesday night with the premiere of Universal's " Fifty Shades of Grey " which was well-received by the fest crowd. Helmer Sam Taylor-Johnson said she found the books cinematic and interesting, "But it was really important that it was a love story," she said.

BUSAN: Jung Jin-woo Gets Festival Love-in — ​BUSAN - Many terms have been coined about Jung Jin-woo, "the youngest person to debut as a director," "the producer with a Midas Touch," "the founder of the Cine Poem movement," and "the person who set up what was to become the Korean Film Council."

BUSAN: South Korean Thesp Cho Jin-woong Anticipates Fest’s Closing Night — BUSAN - If you've seen a Korean blockbuster this year, chances are you experienced Cho Jin-woong 's fine acting. A Japanese feudal lord in "Roaring Currents," a drug-dealing detective in "A Hard Day," and a medieval gang member in "Kundo: Age of the Rampant" are some of the roles Cho took on recently.

BUSAN: Finecut Launches Talent Management Wing — Leading Asian sales agent Finecut has launched a management company for talent to be called Finecut Entertainment. The Seoul sales house currently has two Korean actors in their books, 16-year-old Seo Young-joo and 25-year-old Cho Dong-in. Finecut CEO Suh Young-joo told Variety that the expansion is a natural progression from her five years of experience managing actors prior to starting Finecut.

BUSAN: Korean Execs Agree: Online Growth Needs Shared Data — South Korea has seen a dramatic increase in the number of IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) subscribers in the past six years, but the lack of cooperation between the players and transparency of viewing patterns are hindering further development in the field of online-digital market for films, according to speakers at a KOFIC-organized talk Tuesday.

BUSAN: South Korea’s Lee Eun-woo Grateful for BIFF Boost

BUSAN: Lotte Eyes Historical Actioners, Thrillers for 2015

BUSAN: Jeon Do-yeon Signs on to ‘Woman’ for Showbox — Jeon Do-yeon, the Korean actress who was on the Cannes jury in May and won the Palme for actress turn in "Secret Sunshine," has boarded "A Man and a Woman" for Korean major, Showbox. Jeon ("The Housemaid," "Untold Scandal") is to star in the melodrama opposite Gong Yoo, who is now one of Korea's most bankable talents thanks to the success of "Silenced" and "The Suspect".
More Articles →
Mar 05, 2015

RT @AndrewSiciliano: That is a definitely a plane in front of the 8th green at Penmar in Venice. Pilot allegedly walked away. Wow.

Mar 05, 2015

RT @anblanx: Sources tell me that Actor Harrison Ford sustained serious injuries after his vintage plane crashed at Pen-Mar golf course in Mar Vista.

Mar 05, 2015

RT @LoveRecycled: @JasminRosemberg - thanks for the great #BabyBuggyFatherhood piece! Happy you were able to be part of the event.

Mar 04, 2015

RT @barkerrant: Impressed with autocorrect for changing "hed/dek" to "head/desk." My phone has an intrinsic understanding of the sorrows of journalism.

Mar 03, 2015

RT @karimozena: Be a do-gooder and you could win caviar and Randy's Donuts with @RobertDowneyJr:

Mar 03, 2015

I'm going to have to start paying tuition based on how much time I'm spending on college campuses lately. #usc

Mar 03, 2015

This week's Cover Story: James Corden on Taking Over ‘The Late Late Show’ and Winning Over America… via @Variety

Mar 02, 2015

Q&A: NBC’s Bob Greenblatt on Faith-Based Dramas, ‘Blacklist’ Move, Multicam Comedy Focus… via @Variety

Mar 02, 2015

In case you needed another reason to love my hometown #LNK @nprnews: A Nearly Recession-Proof City Isn't Slowing Down

Learn how to connect with Kirstin on social media by joining Muck Rack Pro

Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.

Share This Profile