CHECK OUT: First Poster for ‘A United Kingdom’ From Amma Asante

Check out the brand new poster for “A United Kingdom” from Amma Asante.  The film stars David Oyelowo and Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike.  The film will screen at the Toronto International Film Festival in the coming days.  Stay tuned for news on distribution and possible plans for a year-end release. A UNITED KINGDOM is […]


2016 Oscar Circuit Guide: Award Hopefuls Debuting at Venice, TIFF, and NYFF

The Oscar season will officially be underway this week with the start of the biggest festivals of the fall. Over the next four weeks we will venture off into the Venice Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival and New York Film Festival. This is a preview of the fall festivals and what […]


WATCH: First Trailer for ‘A United Kingdom’ with David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike

Today we have the first trailer for Amma Asante’s highly anticipated “A United Kingdom” with David Oyelowo and Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike. The film will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival early next month where Awards Circuit will be in attendance. The film also stars Jack Davenport, Tom Felton, Terry […]


Predictions Update! First Look at the Golden Globes and What Stars Will Rule the HFPA

With the release of the newest set of Oscar Predictions this week, along with the twenty contenders from the first half of the year, it’s a good time to predict the beat of the season with the major guilds.  Weekly, you’ll be getting updated predictions for not only the Academy Awards, but for the Golden […]


WATCH: First Trailer for Nina Simone Biopic “Nina,” Starring Zoe Saldana

The first trailer for the Nina Simone biopic “Nina” was released today. The trailer offers the first glimpse of Zoe Saldana as the famous jazz singer. The film mostly focuses on Simone later on in her career, as well as her relationship with her nurse-turned-manager Clifton Henderson (“Selma” star David Oyelowo). “Nina” is the directorial […]


Oscars 2017: Looking Ahead with Year in Advanced Predictions – Will #OscarsNotBeWhite?

The Oscars have been handed out.  For lots of different pundit publications, they’ll settle down for the next few weeks/months, and concentrate on just resting after a very unpredictable and exhaustive awards season.  Here at Awards Circuit, we do not.  We move swiftly, and with our best judgment to the next season, and anticipate some […]


Ava DuVernay, Lupita Nyong’o in Talks for Sci-Fi Thriller “Intelligent Life”

Ava DuVernay and Lupita Nyong’o are both in talks for the upcoming sci-fi thriller film “Intelligent Life.” DuVernay, who last directed “Selma,” is in negotiations to direct and Nyong’o is in negotiations to star. “Intelligent Life” will follow a script by Colin Trevorrow (“Jurassic World”) and Derek Connolly (also “Jurassic World”). The film is the […]