An awards consultant, complaining she already was exhausted even though we have four months until the Academy Awards, asked me the other day: "Didn't we just finish the last season? How did it come around so fast?" It's a good question,...Show More Summary
Oscar Watch comes to you every Monday, sizing up the recent developments of the award season. Come with us today as we traipse "Into the Woods" and see if the academy picked up on the bread crumbs it left behind this weekend.
Academy Award winner Alex Gibney is directing a documentary about Scientology and Hollywood for HBO, EW has confirmed. Set to air in 2015,
Samantha Barks and her boyfriend Richard Fleeshman to the 2014 BAFTA Academy Children’s Awards held at the Roundhouse on Sunday (November 23) in London, England. The 24-year-old actress and her 25-year-old actor beau were joined at the event by Spice Girls‘ Emma Bunton and her son Beau Lee Jones. Samantha has many movies in post-production [...]
Angelina Jolie has spent decades as a celebrated actress, earning an Academy Award for her performance in Girl, Interrupted and staking a claim for herself as one of the most sought out performers in the industry. In recent years, however,...Show More Summary
After years of speculation and false starts, five-time Academy Award nominee Amy Adams, will be playing rock icon Janis Joplin. According to Deadline, Adams, 40, is set to portray the legendary singer. The long stalled biopic is now close to production. Show More Summary
Academy Award nominated composer takes on the Madagascar franchise.
Check out these awesome new images from What We Do In the Shadows (read our review), a mockumentary/comedy written, directed by, and starring Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Conchords, Men In Black 3) and Academy Award nominee Taika Waititi (Boy, Eagle vs. Shark). While it’s open in the UK as we speak, it won’t arrive […]
Almost every year, Clint Eastwood attempts to have an Oscar contender ready to drop into the race. Sometimes, those campaigns pan out, as when Million Dollar Baby (2004) and Letters from Iwo Jima (2006) drummed up Academy support. Recently, however, Eastwood films like Hereafter, J. Show More Summary
The UK will see the release of What We Do In the Shadows (read our review), a mockumentary/comedy written, directed by, and starring Jemaine Clement (Flight of the Conchords, Men In Black 3) and Academy Award nominee Taika Waititi (Boy, Eagle vs. Shark), this weekend. But us in the States? How about waiting until February […]
Back in March, Ellen DeGeneres hosted the Academy Awards and set the record for most Tweeted selfie ever when she posed in the audience with a slew of A-Listers. Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live, meanwhile, the host and a few very handsome guests didn't attempt to break this record. Show More Summary
Lupita Nyong’o, Academy Award winner in “12 Years as a Slave” We were fortunate to have participating in this year’s tournament two outstanding young African American chess masters from the state of New York, James Black Jr and Joshua Colas. Chess Masters Joshua Colas and James Black Jr are from the New York City area. […]
The Academy Award Winning Director of The Graduate has passed away. Read the full article on AICN Hey, guys. Quint here to talk a little about the late, great Mike Nichols. When I think of Nichols the words that pop into my mind are Quiet Giant. Show More Summary
Watch the trailers for eight of the ten as well as the full short film "The Phone Call" The post Ten Live-Action Shorts Advance for the 87th Academy Awards appeared first on Comingsoon.net.
LOS ANGELES, CA - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 live action short films will advance in the voting process for the 87th Academy Awards®. One hundred forty-one pictures had originally qualified...Show More Summary
Entertainment icon Mike Nichols died suddenly Wednesday at the age of 83. He is best known as the director of films including “The Graduate” (1967) which won an Academy Award. Read the rest
From best-selling author Stephen King comes Big Driver, arriving on DVD (plus Digital) January 27th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Starring Golden Globe nominee Maria Bello (A History of Violence), Academy Award winner Olympia Dukakis (Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Moonstruck, 1987) and Grammy nominated rocker Joan Jett, Big Driver is a dark story of […]
One of the few people to win a Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.
Film and stage director, writer, producer and Academy Award winner Mike Nichols has died Wednesday evening at 83 years of age, ABC reports Nichols' illustrious career includes the legendary movie The Graduate, for which he had won the...Show More Summary
When Aydin comes home to find his abode to be abuzz with the banter of warm conversations, the inviting glow of a fire and the relaxed vibe induced from the local Turkish liqueur, his first reaction is confusion because he doesn't know what the party is for. Show More Summary