Oscar Circuit: Have the Acting Winners Already Been Seen?

With three big festivals behind us, and #NYFF54 fully underway, the acting races are heating up. In the midst of the race unfolding, the Oscar-loving community is desperate for a frontrunner. When Awards Circuit writer Mark Johnson returned from Telluride a few weeks ago, he stated there’s a chance that he saw all four acting […]

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WATCH: New Trailer for ‘Miss Sloane’ With Jessica Chastain

EuropaCorp has just released a new trailer and poster from their upcoming political thriller “Miss Sloane.” The film is the story of a brilliant but ruthless lobbyist (Jessica Chastain) who is notorious for her unparalleled talent and her desire to win at all costs, even when it puts her own career at risk. “Shakespeare in Love” director John Madden directed […]


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 […]


Circuit Breaker Podcast: Episode 3 – Oscar Trailers, the Emmys, and ACCA TV Nominations Announced

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!“, a weekly podcast from featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, and Joey Magidson.  We discuss movies, television and all the awards shows that need predicting. New episodes are released every Monday. Find us on Twitter at @Circuit_Pod, email us at, […]


Jessica Chastain and ‘Miss Sloane’ Enter This Year’s Oscar Race with December Release

Read the Press Release: July 13, 2016 – BEVERLY HILLS – EuropaCorp and FilmNation announced today that MISS SLOANE will be released on December 9. The film is directed by Oscar®-nominated John Madden (THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE) and is based on the original screenplay by Jonathan Perera. Oscar®-nominated actress Jessica Chastain […]

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John Madden’s ‘MISS SLOANE’ starring Jessica Chastain Begins Principal Photography

Read the Press Release: February 18, 2015 – BEVERLY HILLS – EuropaCorp announced today that principal photography on the political thriller MISS SLOANE began on February 17th, 2016 in Toronto, Canada. It will be directed by John Madden (THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE) and Oscar-nominated actress Jessica Chastain (ZERO DARK THIRTY, INTERSTELLAR) […]

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EuropaCorp and Filmnation Entertainment Partner for ‘Miss Sloane’ with John Madden to Direct and Jessica Chastain to Star

(September 12, 2015) – In the midst of a highly competitive film marketplace at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, EuropaCorp has partnered with FilmNation Entertainment to produce the political thriller Miss Sloane which will be directed by Academy Award® nominee John Madden (Shakespeare in Love), from a screenplay  written by Jonathan Perera. The film […]


Watch the New Trailer for Ridley Scott’s ‘The Martian’ with Matt Damon

The world has been awaiting the return of Ridley Scott for years now.  After making huge missteps like “A Good Year,” “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” and “The Counselor,” the Academy Award nominated director looks to possibly be roaring back with the adaptation of Andy Weir’s “The Martian.” Starring Academy Award winner Matt Damon, the film is […]