Editorial staff changes at Variety
Leo Barraclough, previously news editor at Variety, is working as a freelance writer for the magazine and other film, TV and music trades.
Bobbie Whiteman in LA will be editing all international news.
Ali Jaafar, Europe & Middle East Correspondent, has been promoted to international editor.
Michael Speier, Executive Editor – News, Archie Thomas, Correspondent and Phil Gallo, Associate Editor have all left.