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Damien Chazelle Heading to TV With ‘The Eddy’

Newly minted Best Director Oscar winner Damien Chazelle is taking his “La La Land” success to television. The Hollywood Reporter claims that Chazelle will direct “The Eddy,” “a musical drama set in contemporary multicultural Paris that revolves around a club, its owner, the house band and the volatile city that surrounds them.” Jack Thorne, who […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 37: Moonlight/La La Land Rehash, ACCA 93 Recommendations, and Circuit Madness 16 Results

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 33: 2017 Preview, Questions, and the Oscar Upset

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

Box Office: ‘Logan’ Slashes Box Office Competition

(MARCH 3 – MARCH 5, 2017 estimates) “Logan” (Opening) – $85,300,000 “Get Out” (Week 2) – $26,110,695 “The Shack” (Opening) – $16,100,000 “The LEGO Batman Movie” (Week 4) – $11,650,000 “Before I Fall” (Opening) – $4,948,538 “John Wick: Chapter Two” (Week 4) – $4,725,000 “Hidden Figures” (Week 11) – $3,825,000 “The Great Wall” (Week 3) […]

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Barry Jenkins Describes the Oscars Speech He Wanted to Give

While the Oscars were crazy for viewers, it pales in comparison to what “Moonlight” director Barry Jenkins must have felt. Due to the now infamous snafu in which “La La Land” was mistakenly named Best Picture, the “Moonlight” team didn’t quite get the usual acceptance speech moment. As such, Jenkins tells The Hollywood Reporter that everything […]

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Box Office: ‘Get Out’ Scares Up Massive Opening Weekend

(FEBRUARY 24 – FEBRUARY 26, 2017 estimates) “Get Out” (Opening) – $33,377,060 “The LEGO Batman Movie” (Week 3) – $19,208,097 “John Wick: Chapter Two” (Week 3) – $9,358,982 “The Great Wall” (Week 2) – $9,125,960 “Fifty Shades Darker” (Week 3) – $7,792,655 “Fist Fight” (Week 2) – $6,571,348 “Hidden Figures” (Week 10) – $5,805,737 “La […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 32: Instant Oscars Reactions Following the Show

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

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Costume Designers Guild Winners – ‘Hidden Figures’ Upsets ‘Jackie’; ‘La La Land’ Takes Contemporary

The Costume Designers Guild announced their winners Tuesday. “Hidden Figures” upset what some consider to be the Oscar frontrunner for costumes, “Jackie,” for Excellence in Period Film. It also bested “Florence Foster Jenkins,” also nominated at the Oscars (“Hidden Figures” is not). “La La Land,” as expected, took Excellence in Contemporary Film. Meanwhile, “Doctor Strange” […]