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Ramin Setoodeh


Ramin Setoodeh is the Co-Editor-In-Chief of Variety, where he oversees day-to-day operations of the newsroom and spearheads editorial franchises. Since 2013, Ramin has written more than 50 cover stories for the magazine on a range of figures in the entertainment industry, including Lady Gaga, Ted Sarandos, Chadwick Boseman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lopez, Robert Pattinson, Jeff Zucker and Halle Berry. He’s won awards for writing investigative stories about sexual harassment in Hollywood, and in 2018 was named Entertainment Journalist of the Year by the Los Angeles Press Club.

Ramin is the host and executive producer of “Actors on Actors,” Variety’s Emmy-winning, semi-annual TV series that features the best performances of the year in film and on television.He’s the author of the 2019 New York Times best-selling book “Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of ‘The View," about the daytime talk show created by Barbara Walters.

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Events featuring Ramin Setoodeh
Events featuring Ramin Setoodeh