Circuit Breaker Episode 42: ACCA 1993 Winners, News, and Forgotten Oscar Nominees

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 […]

2017 Awards Profile: Bong Joon-ho’s “Okja” From Netflix

FILM: “Okja: PRODUCERS: Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Dooho Choi, Lewis Taewan Kim, Ted Sarandos and Joon-ho Bong DISTRIBUTOR: Netflix DIRECTOR: Bong Joon-ho WRITERS: Bong Joon-ho and Jon Ronson CAST: Ahn Seo-hyun, Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Byun Hee-bong, Lily Collins, Steven Yuen, Shirley Henderson, Je-moon Yoon, Devon Bostick, Giancarlo Esposito, Daniel Henshall, Choi Woo-shik […]

Awards Speculation: Will Winston Churchill Secure the Votes?

Over the years, awards season has increasingly resembled political elections, with hopefuls all but kissing babies to win industry approval. For this upcoming 2017-2018 awards cycle, that analogy couldn’t be more appropriate. Several actors across TV and film will step into the shoes of Winston Churchill, attempting to channel the political moxie of one of […]

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Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Andrey Zvyagintsev’s ‘Loveless’

Read the press release: NEW YORK (May 17, 2017) – Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired all rights in North America and Latin America to Andrey Zvyagintsev’s LOVELESS.  The Russian language film will premiere In Competition at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival on Thursday, May 18.  Sony Pictures Classics and Zvyagintsev previously worked together […]

WATCH: ‘Okja’ Comes to Life in the Official Trailer for Bong Joon Ho’s Latest Film

Netflix reveals the official trailer for the upcoming film Okja, which includes the first full look at the massive animal at the heart of Director Bong Joon Ho’s latest film. Okja will have its world premiere at the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Director Bong, a visionary director and one of the world’s greatest storytellers, has […]

90th Oscars® Reunites Host Jimmy Kimmel and Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd

LOS ANGELES, CA – For a second consecutive year, late-night talk show favorite Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the Oscars® telecast and Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd will produce, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today. The 90th Academy Awards® will air live on the ABC Television Network and broadcast outlets worldwide on […]

2017 Awards Profile: Martin McDonagh’s ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ From Fox Searchlight Pictures

FILM: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” PRODUCERS: Martin McDonagh, Graham Broadbent and Peter Czemin DISTRIBUTOR: Fox Searchlight Pictures DIRECTOR: Martin McDonagh WRITERS: Martin MCDonagh CAST: Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell, Woody Harrelson, Peter Dinklage, John Hawkes, Abbie Cornish, Lucas Hedges, Caleb Landry Jones and Kathryn Newton SYNOPSIS (via IMDB): “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is a […]

Awards Speculation: History of the Oscar Reboot

Massive change is the consequence of horror. Such was the case on the morning of January 22, 2009. Moviegoers, critics and even Academy voters were in a state of utter disbelief following the “Best Picture” nomination announcement. Christopher Nolan’s unanimously praised “The Dark Knight” was nowhere to be found in the lineup despite landing eight […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 41: 1993 Retrospective, Emmy Predictions, and Circuit Madness Finale 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 40: Nine Year Anniversary Special

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 […]