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WGA Awards Winners -‘Moonlight’ Bests ‘La La Land’ and ‘Manchester’ in Original, ‘Arrival’ Takes Adapted

The Writers Guild of America announced its winners in film, television, radio and more Sunday. It is important to note that “Moonlight” was classified by the WGA as an original screenplay. The Academy, however, nominated “Moonlight” for Best Adapted Screenplay, deeming it ineligible in the original category. Check out the full list of nominees and winners below […]

MTC Announces Full Casting for New Broadway Production of Lillian Hellman’s ‘THE LITTLE FOXES’

Starring Laura Linney, Cynthia Nixon, Darren Goldstein, Michael McKean, Richard Thomas, David Alford, Michael Benz, Caroline Stefanie Clay, Lyla Porter-Follows, Charles Turner Rehearsals Begin Today With Previews Beginning Wednesday, March 29 for a Wednesday, April 19 Opening At MTC’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive […]

Lin Manuel Miranda, Auli’i Cravalho, Sting, Justin Timberlake and John Legend to Perform This Year’s Nominated Songs at the Oscars®

Read the Press Release: LOS ANGELES, CA – Oscar® nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake and 2014 Oscar winner John Legend will perform at the 89th Oscars® ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live on Sunday, February 26, on the ABC Television […]

Ethan Hawke-Directed ‘Blaze’ Sets Additional Cast, Includes Sam Rockwell and Richard Linklater

Read the Press Release: NEW YORK, NY (February 10, 2017): Additional cast of the C&W drama BLAZE, co-written, produced, and directed by four-time Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke, were announced today. Sam Rockwell (THE WAY, WAY BACK, SEVEN PSYCHOPATHS), Steve Zahn (CAPTAIN FANTASTIC, DALLAS BUYERS CLUB), Wyatt Russell (EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!, BLACK MIRROR), Kris Kristofferson (A […]

Second Slate of Oscar Presenters Include Halle Berry, Kate McKinnon, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, and More

Read the Press Release: CHECK OUT THE OSCAR PREDICTIONS: PICTURE |DIRECTOR | LEAD ACTOR | LEAD ACTRESS |SUPPORTING ACTOR |SUPPORTING ACTRESS |ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY |ADAPTED SCREENPLAY |ANIMATED FEATURE |PRODUCTION DESIGN | CINEMATOGRAPHY | COSTUME DESIGN | FILM EDITING | MAKEUP & HAIRSTYLING | SOUND MIXING | SOUND EDITING | VISUAL EFFECTS | ORIGINAL SCORE | ORIGINAL SONG | DOCUMENTARY FEATURE | FOREIGN LANGUAGE | LIVE ACTION SHORT | ANIMATED SHORT | DOCUMENTARY SHORT LOS ANGELES, CA – Producers […]

Oscars: DGA and ASC Weigh In and Shake Up the Double Digit Race for ‘La La Land’

With two big guilds weighing in this weekend, the Directors Guild of America and American Society of Cinematographers, the race has evolved into a few more question marks. While it’s been all but determined that “La La Land” and its director Damien Chazelle will be winning Best Picture and Director at the 89th Oscars ceremony, […]

Damien Chazelle Wins DGA Feature Film Award, Garth Davis Wins First-Time Director

The Directors Guild of America handed out their awards last night where Damien Chazelle became the youngest winner in the history of the awards for his work on “La La Land.” No surprise there, but this has just about locked up the Oscar win for the acclaimed director of “Whiplash.” Actor Jane Lynch hosted the ceremony […]

Greig Fraser and ‘Lion’ Win at ASC Awards

Read the Press Release: HOLLYWOOD –Director of photography Greig Fraser, ASC ACS’s imagery for the motion picture Lion won the American Society of Cinematographers’ Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases on Saturday. “Being acknowledged by the ASC is deeply moving,” says Fraser. “I’m so grateful to be here on behalf of the […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 28: SAG Award Winners and Oscars Check In

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 […]

Stunt Performers from “Hacksaw Ridge” and “Game of Thrones” Announced as 23rd SAG Awards Honorees

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 29, 2017) — The stunt performers and coordinators from “Hacksaw Ridge” and “Game of Thrones” were announced as this year’s Screen Actors Guild Awards® honorees for Outstanding Action Performances by Film and Television Stunt Ensembles. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and SAG Awards Committee Chair JoBeth Williams revealed the names during the People, […]