Notes On The Season: Oscars Get Ready To Reveal All; Controversies Cloud Race; ‘Get Out’s’ Jordan Peele Gets In
A column chronicling conversations and events on the awards circuit.
With the all-important, and perhaps foretelling, Producers Guild Awards on Saturday followed by the SAG Awards on Sunday the Oscar race is at boiling point. But of course the really big event is Tuesday morning, when nominations are revealed for the 90th annual Academy Awards. While as yet-unseen potential contenders for the 91st Oscars are unveiled in the freezing cold of Sundance this weekend, the… Read
GLAAD Media Awards Nominees: ‘Call Me By Your Name’, ‘Lady Bird’, ‘This Is Us’ Among Those Recognized
The nominations for the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced today with awards season favorites Call Me By Your Name and Lady Bird as well as television standouts This Is Us and The Handmaid’s Tale getting recognized for their fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBTQ community and the issues that affect their lives. The ceremonies will be held in Los Angeles on April 12 at the Beverly Hilton and in New York on May 5 at the New York Hilton… Read
‘Dunkirk’, ‘Lady Bird’, ‘Three Billboards’ Among Casting Society Artios Award Winners
The Casting Society of America has announced the winners of the 33rd Annual Artios Awards. Dunkirk, Lady Bird, and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, are among the film winners, while Black Mirror, Atlanta and Big Little Lies are among the TV victors. The ceremony took place Thursday night in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton Hotel with host Tig Notaro, and in New York City at Stage 48 hosted by Bridget Everett.
Last year’s big budget winners were La La Land and Hi… Read
PGA Finalizes List Of Eligible Producers For Its TV & Docu Nominees – Update
UPDATED, 12:35 PM: The Producers Guild just announced the eligible feature documentary and TV producers who are nominated for its 29th annual PGA Awards. The list below has been updated with the added names; look for program nominees marked with an asterisk (*).
PREVIOUSLY, January 5: The Producers Guild of America has produced its film and TV nominees for the 29th annual PGA Awards, which will be doled out January 20 at the Beverly Hilton. Check out the list below.
Publicist Awards Nominations: ‘Get Out’, ‘Wonder Woman’, ‘Feud’ On List
The International Cinematographers Guild has unveiled the nominees for its 55th annual Publicists Guild Awards, and Deadline co-Editor-in-Chief Mike Fleming Jr is up for its Press Award for a sixth time.
He’ll face off against the Associated Press’ Lindsey Bahr, Collider’s Steven Weintraub, Entertainment Tonight‘s Eliza Cost and Variety‘s Debra Birnbaum. The hardware will be doled out March 2 during a luncheon at the Beverly Hilton.
Meanwhile, the nominees in the marquee… Read
Liz Hannah & Josh Singer To Receive WGA West’s Paul Selvin Award For ‘The Post’
Liz Hannah and Josh Singer will receive the WGA West’s 2018 Paul Selvin Award for their screenplay The Post. The award, named for the guild's late longtime general counsel, is given each year for a work that "best embodies the spirit of constitutional rights and civil liberties that are indispensable to the survival of free writers everywhere."
"Liz and Josh's work on The Post embodies what the Selvin Award is all about,”said WGAW President David A. Goodman. “Using the… Read
Gina Rodriguez Outfitted To Host Costume Designers Guild Awards; Career Honorees Set
The Costume Designers Guild said today that Gina Rodriguez will host its 20th CDGAs next month. The group also named the recipients of its 2018 career honors.
The Jane the Virgin star will emcee the trophy show on February 20 at the Beverly Hilton. The nominees were announced last week.
"I am thrilled the Costume Designers Guild asked me to host the platinum anniversary of the CDGA ceremony,” Rodriguez said. “Working with my Jane the Virgin costume designer, the marvelous… Read
Angelina Jolie To Receive ASC’s Board Of Governors Award
The American Society of Cinematographers will present Angelina Jolie with the group’s 2018 ASC Board of Governors Award at the 32nd annual ASC Awards, set for February 17 at Hollywood & Highland's Ray Dolby Ballroom. Her fourth film as director, Netflix’s First They Killed My Father, is Cambodia’s Oscar entry and has already received Golden Globe and BAFTA nominations this awards season.
The Board of Governors Award — the only non-cinematographer honor handed out by the… Read
‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ & ‘Lady Bird’ Among Nominees For AARP’s Movies For Grownups Awards
AARP has announced its nominees for the 17th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards. Get Out, Lady Bird, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri will compete in the Best Picture/Best Movie for Grownups category.
Nominated in the Best Actress category are Annette Bening (Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool), Judi Dench (Victoria & Abdul), Salma Hayek (Beatriz at Dinner), Frances McDormand (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri… Read
Sam Rockwell To Receive Santa Barbara’s American Riviera Honor
Sam Rockwell, who is piling up awards for his supporting turn in Fox Searchlight’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, is set as this year’s recipient of the Santa Barbara Film Festival’s American Riviera Award. The honor, recognizing actors who have made a significant contribution to American cinema, will be presented February 7 during the fest’s January 31-February 10 run.
Rockwell plays a disgruntled, jaded police officer who faces off against Frances McDormand… Read
James L. Brooks To Receive WGA West’s Laurel Award For Screenwriting
James L. Brooks, the three-time Oscar winner with writing credits including Terms of Endearment, Broadcast News and As Good As It Gets, and the Emmy-winning co-creator behind TV series including The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Taxi, will receive WGA West's 2018 Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement. The career film honor will be bestowed February 11 at the WGA Awards’ Los Angeles ceremony at the Beverly Hilton.
"James L. Brooks looms large for writers in our business,”… Read
USC Scripter Awards Nominations: Ties Make For Loaded Flim & TV Field
USC Libraries has unveiled the finalist for its 30th annual Scripter Awards, which honor adapted screenplays as well as the author of the original works. This year, there were ties in both the feature film and TV categories, meaning seven screenplays made the list on the movie side and six on the TV side.
Finalists were selected from a field of 91 film and 28 TV adaptations, with author Margaret Atwood the only writer to land two nominations: with Bruce Miller for Hulu’s… Read