Nicole Kidman, Alfonso Cuarón & Many More Set For Deadline’s The Contenders London Event
With awards season kicking into gear off the back of the fall festivals, Deadline's international Contenders events kick off next month in London with a star-packed lineup and a shiny new venue.
Over the course of the day, set for Saturday, October 13, we'll welcome Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, Letitia Wright, Mahershala Ali and more to our stage, presenting clips and discussing their latest projects in front of a packed house of voters. And it's a mark of how essential The… Read
Casting Society Announces Artios Award Nominees: ‘Game Of Thrones’, ‘The Deuce’, Broadway’s ‘Carousel’ Among Contenders
The Deuce, Atlanta, Game of Thrones, The Boys in the Band and Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert are among the Artios Awards nominees in television, theater and short film announced today by the Casting Society of America.
Recognizing outstanding achievement in casting, the 34th Annual Artios Awards will take place January 31, 2019, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles & Stage 48 in New York City.
"It has been an exceptional year on stage and screen," said… Read
Denmark’s ‘The Guilty’, A Sundance Winner, Submitted For Oscar Race
UPDATED with additional release date info: Gustav Möller's The Guilty, which won this year’s Sundance Film Festival World Cinema Audience Award, has been selected by Denmark as the country’s official entry into the Oscar Foreign Language Film race.
The thriller, Möller's directorial debut, was acquired by Magnolia Pictures in Park City and is hitting U.S. theaters October 19 in 25 markets. It next screens at Fantastic Fest which launches today.
The film centers on a… Read
Carrie Underwood, Imagine Dragons Set To Perform On American Music Awards
Carrie Underwood, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Ty Dolla $ign are among the first round of performers set for ABC’s 2018 America Music Awards broadcast, the network and dick clark productions announced today.
Hosted by the previously announced Tracee Ellis Ross, the fan-voted awards show will broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater Tuesday, Oct. 9, 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
Malone and $ign will team up for their first-ever AMA performance. The broadcast will mark… Read
Emmys 2018: Executive Red Carpet Arrivals Photo Gallery
UPDATED with more photos: Take a look at Deadline's gallery of TV executives who walked the red carpet Monday at the 2018 Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater. Click on the image above to launch the photo gallery. (Photos by Stewart Cook/Shutterstock)
Nicholl Fellowship Screenwriter 2018 Winners Unveiled
Three individuals and one writing team have been named winners of the 2018 Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition. The fellows will each receive a $35,000 prize, the first installment of which will be distributed at the Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting Awards Presentation & Live Read at Beverly Hills’ Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Thursday, November 8.
The 2018 winners are (listed alphabetically by author):
Allison Buckmelter and Nicolas… Read
TV’s Past And Future Collide As Betty White, The Fonz, ‘SNL’, Marriage And Streaming Highlight A Weird Emmy Night
Netflix’s stock is up 2% this morning. Emmy’s ratings numbers are down 11%. The long, winding TV awards season campaign that started as far back as January finally has come to an end just as the long-winding Oscar season gets going in stride.
But what can you say about a 70th Emmy year in which more money was spent, more billboards bought, more Q&As and parties held, yet the big memorable takeaway after all was said and done, and all the envelopes opened, was an “Oscars” E… Read
Emmys 2018: The Good, The Bad & The Proposal
This year’s 70th Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony, presided over by Saturday Night Live‘s ‘Weekend Update” anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che, set out to celebrate the most diverse list of nominees in Emmy history, opening with the production number “We Solved It”:
We solved it
We got with the times
There's room for all our voices
but mostly Shonda Rhimes’.
Some of the ceremony’s participants did not get that memo, and went memorably off-point:
Best Marriage Proposal
Netflix Stock Rises 5% After Streaming Platform’s Strong Emmy Night
UPDATED with closing price. Netflix stock gained nearly 5% today, closing at $367.65 a share, after the subscription streaming platform tied HBO last night for the most Emmy Awards.
Paced by The Crown and Godless, Netflix captured 23 total Emmys, including those handed out at last weekend’s Creative Arts ceremonies. The tally equaled that of HBO, whose flagship series Game of Thrones took home top honors for drama series.
During the three-hour Emmy ceremony, several… Read
HBO & Netflix In Historic Emmy Tie After ‘Game Of Thrones’ Win, Amazon Has Big Night With ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’
UPDATED: In a nail-biting race between HBO and Netflix through 118 Emmy categories, it came down to the final one. When Game of Thrones was announced as best drama series, it gave HBO the win it needed to tie Netflix for most Emmys this year. Each network nabbed 23 statuettes overall in the three Primetime Emmy ceremonies. During the main telecast tonight, Netflix edged HBO with seven-to-six victories.
This marks the first time Netflix has topped the rankings for most… Read
Emmys: Musical Opening Gives Hollywood A Pat On The Back
“We solved it,” announced Kate McKinnon and Kenan Thompson during the musical opening of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards — referring, of course, to the most diverse group of Emmy nominees in the telecast’s history.
With a heavy hand of sarcasm and cameo appearances by This Is Us‘ Sterling K. Brown, Drag Race host RuPaul, Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s Andy Samberg, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt‘s Titus Burgess, The Good Place‘s Kristen Bell, and American Crime Story: Versace‘s Ricky… Read