All posts tagged "Screen Actors Guild"

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    Oscar Circuit: ’12 Years a Slave’ Tries to Keep Its Lead Over the Holiday Movie Rush

    OSCAR PREDICTIONS 2013: Well, here we are…many of the studios will be closing up for business today...

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    2014 Oscar Predictions – Quick Updates to the Major Categories

    With the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild unveiling their nominations over the past two days, the...

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    2014 Screen Actors Guild Nominations – Announced!

    Announcement begins at 8:50 am ET. Include your predictions down below. ENSEMBLE 12 Years a Slave American...

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    SAG Awards® To Receive the Environmental Media Association’s 2013 EMA Green Production Award

    The Environmental Media Association will bestow the honor of their Green Production Award to the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards...

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    Rita Moreno To Receive The 2014 SAG Life Achievement Award

    Academy Award winning actress Rita Moreno (Best Supporting Actress – West Side Story; 1961) is being honored with SAG-AFTRA’s...

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    TNT and TBS Announce New Three-Year Contract with SAG

    On the heels of Sunday night’s highly successful Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards presentation – which drew 5.2 million viewers – TNT and TBS have announced a new three year extension to their contract with SAG-AFTRA. Have a look at their official release after the jump.

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    The Unprecedented Nature of ‘Argo’

    I was speaking with some of my writers recently about who and what could be winning Best Picture and the subject came up about Argo.  With Argo winning Best Picture and Director at the Critics Choice Movie Awards and Golden Globes, Ben Affleck’s film is in a position to make unprecedented history...

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    First SAG Presenters Announced – Jennifer Lawrence Included

    The 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will take place  on  January 27th, but today the guild has announced several of their presenters. The list includes a few nominees (Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Hugh Jackman, and Anne Hathaway) along with other stars like Viola Davis, Justin Timberlake, and Sigourney Weaver.  Have a...

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    SAG Awards Ballots to Be Mailed

    On Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, ballot instructions on how to choose recipients of the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be mailed to SAG-AFTRA members. After the jump, have a look at the official release with details on how voters will proceed with selecting their winners from the nominees that were announced back...

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    Around the Circuit: December 8th – December 14th

    Link(s) of the week: The big buzz around the web this week was in response to the SAG and Golden Globe nominations. The actors that receive a nomination never seem to generate as much discussion as the actors that get left off, and the web was humming the same tune about the...

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    SAG Nomination Analysis – What Does It All Mean?

    The SAG bells rang today but they rang for many surprising and jaw-dropping exclusions.  As going on record stating this is the most competitive Oscar race I’ve covered in years.  Not one category seems assured with their lineups and we got many curveballs thrown at us this morning. In Best Supporting Actress,...

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    Screen Actors Guild Award Predictions and Preview

    Final SAG Predictions have been updated.  Go to the page under the menu bar, OTHER AWARD SHOWS. Here are general thoughts before you go and check them out. As tomorrow brings a lot of clarity, it can also shake things up considerably.  I am PRAYING for a tie in Best Actor so...

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    Two Lead Contenders on Lionsgate Awards Plate

    When the Lionsgate Awards site went LIVE today and listed their slate of contenders involving Stephen Chbosky’s The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Fisher Stevens’ Stand Up Guys, Gary Ross’ The Hunger Games, Nicholas Jarecki’s Arbitrage, and J.A. Bayona’s The Impossible, I started to analyze how this year could pan out for...

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    Golden Globe, SAG Predictions Updated w/ Staff Oscar Picks and New Writers!

    This week saw the official Oscar Predictions getting an update.  Looking at the Best Actor race and trying to sort nearly twenty contenders into five slots is going to upset a lot of people.  Touch on much of this in this week’s Oscar Circuit but given the strong case for many leading...

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    Oscar Circuit: “10 Weeks to Go”

    The Oscar race is beginning to formulate itself.  As it stands the Academy Awards have positioned themselves to be the wildest of wild cards of the Oscar season.  Since Oscar ballots are due January 3rd, the nominations will be one of many awards ceremonies coming down like wildfire. The Screen Actors Guild...

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    Calendar for the 2013 SAG Awards!

    We’re starting to get a sense of what the key dates are for the upcoming precursor season here at The Awards Circuit. It may be a ways away, but these things do sneak up on you. For those who just want the nitty gritty, well…the show is going to be on January...

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    ‘The Help’ Leads with 3 SAG Wins

    Here are the winners: Best Performance by a Cast Ensemble – “The Help” Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role – Jean Dujardin for “The Artist” Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – Viola Davis for “The Help” Best Performance by a Male Actor in...

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    Screen Actors Guild Predictions

    Tonight, the Screen Actors Guild will present their winners for the very best in film and television.  The SAG awards have presented themselves as the most telling precursor of them all.  Last year, they matched up with Oscar 100% in their choices.  This year will be even more telling as the race...

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    Screen Actors Guild Nominations Reactions

    Below are the reactions for this year’s Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations. It was quite interesting with surprises coming from Janet McTeer nominated for Best Supporting Actress and the great Demian Bichir receiving a Best Actor nomination for his work in “A Better Life.” This will be interesting to see how it...

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    SAG Award Nominations!

    18th ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS® NOMINATIONS THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role DEMIÁN BICHIR / Carlos Galindo – “A BETTER LIFE” (Summit Entertainment) GEORGE CLOONEY / Matt King – “THE DESCENDANTS” (Fox Searchlight Pictures) LEONARDO DiCAPRIO / J. Edgar Hoover – “J. EDGAR” (Warner Bros....