Best Actress 2012 nominees

Six Spot #9: Best Actress 2012

Welcome back to The Six Spot! In case you missed last week’s 2013 Best Actor Six Spot, you can catch it here. ***DISCLAIMER — please refrain from spoiling the Six Spot is the comment section!  Feel free to point out gaps in my logic and who YOU think would have won, but please don’t say […]


Circuit 3: Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro celebrates his 70th birthday on August 17. The two-time Academy Award winner got his start in a few lesser known films including a pair directed by Brian De Palma (The Wedding Party; 1969) and Roger Corman (Bloody Mama; 1970). People began taking notice of this young talent when he played a dying baseball […]

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 5/5)

Hello again, Awards Circuit readers! I hope you all had a great time celebrating national Star Wars day(May 4th) and Mexico’s independence from France (May 5th) this weekend. Broadway — of all things — kicked off the week thanks to Terence Johnson’s Tony Award Nominations Predictions. Click here to see just how accurate he was […]

Oscar Circuit: Best Director

And the nominees are: Amour – Michael Haneke Beasts of the Southern Wild – Benh Zeitlin Life of Pi – Ang Lee Lincoln – Steven Spielberg Silver Linings Playbook – David O. Russell Ah, the film director: the man or woman behind the curtain. The director is the person responsible for the entire production – […]

Oscar 2013: Will Win/Should Win (Mike)

(The annual “Will Win/Should Win” of the Awards Circuit has been our most popular yet most challenging series where each writer let’s their final thoughts be known on the Oscar categories.  Each writer will reveal their choices everyday leading up to the Oscar ceremony.  Think you can do better?  Let your final thoughts be known […]