The Broadcast Critics’ Association tends to nominate a mix of awards darlings and audience favorites for their annual film festivities. There were few surprises among this year’s list of winners presented Jan. 11, especially following another big awards show earlier this week. Show More Summary
"The Shape of Water" won 4 awards, including Best Picture and Best Director, at last night's Critics' Choice Awards, which were handed out in Santa Monica, CA. "The Big Sick" nabbed Best Comedy, while Best Action Movie went to "Wonder...Show More Summary
Kumail Nanjiani is joined by wife Emily V. Gordon as they arrive at the 2018 Critics’ Choice Awards held at The Barker Hangar on Thursday (January 11) in Santa Monica, Calif. The 39-year-old actor was joined at the awards show by his The Big Sick co-stars Zoe Kazan and Holly Hunter. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
Lots of eyes are on Kumail Nanjiani now after the success of his autobiographical comedy, The Big Sick. While the comedian is still plugging away on the HBO comedy that provided his breakout role, Silicon Valley, Nanjiani is starting to flex his acting and writing chops outside of his comfort zone. Show More Summary
Yesterday, on the morning of the opening of Finland’s big Beethoven festival, Johanna Rusanen called in sick with acute bronchitis. Unable to find another soprano in Helsinki, the festival phoned the experienced Erika Sunnegårdh at her home in Vienna. Her flight took off at 1430. She arrived at the Helsinki Music Center – with her dog, Maestro, in […]
In this edition of sequel bits Guillermo del Toro‘s involvement with Pacific Rim 2 The Rock says there are no plans for another Journey movie Maleficent 2 begins shooting this spring Is Expendables 4 still happening? The Big Sick 2 a possibility? How J.K. Show More Summary
Kumail Nanjiani is perhaps best known as the hilarious Dinesh on HBO’s lauded “Silicon Valley”—or he was before last summer, when his autobiographical comedy, Amazon Studios’ “The Big Sick,” became a commercial and critical smash. READ:...Show More Summary
Director Michael Showalter's The Big Sick was easily one of the sweetest, most beautiful films of 2017, and only ultimately boosting those adjectives is the fact that the film is based on a true story.
Awards season is in full swing, and today we have the Producers Guild of America announcing their nominations for the annual PGA Awards. This is one of those awards that is a good indicator of how the Academy Awards nominations are going...Show More Summary
“The Big Sick,” “Call Me by Your Name,” “Dunkirk,” “Get Out,” “I, Tonya,” “Molly’s Game,” “The Post,” “The Shape of Water,” “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” and “Wonder Woman” have been nominated for the Producers Guild of America’s top movie award. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
A PGA nomination can be a sign that a movie’s got some pretty solid Oscar chances, and so the Producers Guild of America’s announcement today is good news for films perched on the edge of Academy recognition, like I, Tonya and Molly’s Game. Other potential contenders Darkest Hour and The ... More »
The Producers Guild has released its nominees in both television and film, with shows such as MASTER OF NONE, BIG LITTLE LIES and THE HANDMAID’S TALE vying for awards. On the film side, THE BIG SICK, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME and WONDER WOMAN were also nominated. The full list of nominees can be found […]
This year’s nominations from the Writers Guild of America, which were announced Thursday, only further spotlight how unusual an awards season this is shaping up to be, with no clear front-runners and an eclectic group of films competing against one another. The nominees for original screenplay...
At this point in awards season, we’re starting to see the same few movies pop up over and over again. Films like Call Me By Your Name, Get Out, and Lady Bird have been mainstays on the awards circuit so far, but one of the movies weShow More Summary
The next set of 2017 awards nominees have been revealed. The WGA Awards nominations were unveiled today, highlighting an outstanding set of the best films of the year. I'm happy to say that they've once again nominated truly the best...Show More Summary
Holly Hunter already has Oscars, Emmys and a whole slew of other awards for movies like The Piano, Broadcast News and numerous other projects in her long and successful career, but now last summer’s indie hit The Big Sick has sparked...Show More Summary
The specialty box office generally flatlined this year. The overall 2017 takeaway among this year's crop of limited theatrical roll-outs is that the box office did edge lower this year, though a mostly strong fourth quarter averted a...Show More Summary
Satirical Coloring Book Called “I’m So Sick Of White Guys” Pokes Fun At Trump, Jeff Sessions And More We stumbled upon this new adult coloring book called ‘I am So Sick of White Guys,’ which is satirical, but of course
As the cast of the semi-autobiographical “The Big Sick” filters into a Four Seasons suite for an interview, co-writer and star Kumail Nanjiani apologizes in advance. “We don’t get to see each other often,” he says, “so these things do get derailed because we’re also catching up.” “The Big Sick,”...
To celebrate the holiday, a lot of families gathered together, and watched fun, funny movies. Which for many meant checking out Kumail Nanjiani's autobiographical rom-com The Big Sick, now available on Amazon Prime. But some families may have gathered under...