All posts tagged "Supporting Actress"

  • Podcasts
    Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 138: Supporting Players 2015, Male Ghostbusters Too, 32 Circuit Madness Results

    Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things...

  • Article
    Oscars 2014: New Faces, Few Spaces

    OSCAR CIRCUIT: A few changes have occurred in the 2014 Oscar Predictions.  Rumors of Saul Dibb‘s Suite...

  • Editor
    Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 65: New York Film Festival Preview and Oscar Check

    Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things...

  • Article
    Oscar Circuit – Supporting Players Riding the Wave

    It’s happened nearly every year since I’ve followed the Academy Awards race this closely.  A performance is...

  • Article
    A Country for Old Men and The Academy Awards: A Study In Age and Sex

    Shortly after the Cannes Film Festival came to a close, I had a conversation with Joey via Facebook about the chances that Bruce Dern (Nebraska) might now be campaigned for Supporting Actor rather than Lead. At first I was a bit surprised by the rumor – having not yet seen the film,...

  • Oscar Circuit
    Oscar Circuit: Supporting Actress

    Supporting Actress has proven to be one of the best categories recently for the Academy Awards. For every year there was a clear front runner (Spencer, Monique, Hudson), there was another year when we had no idea who was winning (Leo, Swinton, Weisz, Cruz). Although after a few award shows, it’s clear...

  • Editor
    McConaughey and Weisz Surprise with NYFCC, Zero Dark Thirty and Lincoln take 3 awards

    The New York Film Critics have announced their winners for the best in cinema for 2012.  The East Coast group that awarded Best Picture to Michel Hazanavicius’ The Artist last year chose the brilliant Zero Dark Thirty directed by Kathryn Bigelow.  The film won a total of three awards from the coveted...

  • Editor
    New York Film Critics Winners Announced!!

    Will be announced shortly!  Check back for the winners as they are announced!  My predictions are here. WINNERS Best Picture – Zero Dark Thirty!!!!! Best Director – Kathryn Bigelow for Zero Dark Thirty Best Screenplay – Tony Kushner for Lincoln Best Actor – Daniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln Best Actress – Rachel Weisz...

  • Article
    Circuit Consideration – Tom Wilkinson

    Film: “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” For Your Consideration: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role Director: John Madden Screenplay: Ol Parker Realistic Nominations: Supporting Actress Oscar Scene: “I’m gay. Although nowadays more in theory than in practice.” After Tom Wilkinson received his first Oscar nomination for In the Bedroom...

  • Article
    Oscar Circuit – “Master” of Networking?

    As the awards season is underway, multiple scenarios are playing out in my mind suggesting what can occur for the remainder of the year.  Films like The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Zero Dark Thirty are still sight unseen with Django Unchained and Promised Land about to get their first set of...

  • Article
    ‘The Hobbit’ submits an Original Song for Oscar Consideration

    The Warner Brothers Awards Site has had their roster listed for a few weeks now.  Big contenders like Ben Affleck’s Argo, Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, and The Wachowski Siblings and Tom Tykwer’s Cloud Atlas have their respective categories listed.  Even Steven Soderbergh’s Magic Mike is pushing a campaign for Matthew...

  • Article
    7 Films Oscar Shouldn’t Have Been Scared Of

    Last year I made a sad observation for the comedy genre that often gets overlooked time and time again.  As Halloween is canceled on the East Coast due to the storm, I realized the Horror genre gets the finger more often than its comedic counterpart.  How many horror films would you throw...

  • Editor
    Final Editor Emmy Predictions!

    The Emmy Awards are tonight!  Many of the staff members will be LIVE blogging here on the site.  If you’re watching, come join us for the party.  Listed below are my last minute Emmy Predictions: Best Television Series – Drama Predicted: Mad Men Alternate: Downton Abbey Best Actor – Drama Predicted: Bryan Cranston –...

  • Article
    TIFF and the Aftermath

    So what now? With screenings finished, TIFF closed, and New York’s Film Festival looming, how will TIFF impact the Oscar race? Believe it or not it has already begun; in fact it was happening as TIFF was playing out. You could hear the chatter in the theaters, press rooms, and hallways as...

  • Podcasts
    Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 19: Deciphering Oscar Lead & Supporting Actress w/ Nathaniel Rogers

    We’re talking Oscar Predictions!  We are joined by Nathaniel Rogers of The Film Experience for this Oscar-centric Power Hour!  We’re talking the Best Actress, Supporting Actress, and a bit of Best Picture as the festivals unveil some answers to some of the big questions circling the race.  Some of your questions are...

  • Editor
    Oscar Circuit: “Right Category, Right Time”

    Cannes is over.  We have a possible Best Picture contender in Michael Haneke’s Amour, which you can see added to the Oscar Tracker.  In the past month, trailers for big Oscar contenders have dropped like Roger Michell’s Hyde Park on Hudson, Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby, and even as late as yesterday with Tom Hooper’s Les Miserables....

  • Editor
    Massive Oscar Tracker Update!

    With the recent announcements of Keira Knightley from David Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method being campaigned in the Lead Actress category and every actor from Roman Polanski’s Carnage being campaigned in the Supporting categories by Sony Pictures Classics, the Awards Circuit’s Oscar Tracker has been updated. What do these announcement’s mean awards-wise?  Knightley...