Academy Idol Season 5 starts November 13th!

Official: The 5th Season of Academy Idol will begin Sunday, November 13, 2011 with the announcement of this year's contenders.  This is a space...

Digging Into: Clayton Davis

After attending an early and advanced screening of the then-unfinished 2006 film “Bobby”, Clayton Davis, the respected and esteemed Awards Circuit editor was then...

Oscar Circuit: “I Wish”

My Oscar Predictions are due this weekend and I've been playing with them quite a bit.  I've even been having mini-pow-wow's with some of...

Poll Results – Jessica Chastain

Which film do you think Jessica Chastain will get an Oscar nomination for? Answer Votes Percent The Tree of Life 90 34% None. Too many films. Vote split inevitable 86 32% The Help 52 20% Take Shelter 23 9% Coriolanus 6 2% The...

Oscar Tracker and Technical Updates

There has been a massive update to our Oscar Tracker page ranging from the inclusions of all the films that debuted at the Toronto...

TV Review – “The X Factor” (***½)

Season 1 - Auditions #1 and Auditions #2 The highly anticipated U.S. version of the popular UK show from American Idol’s ex-judge Simon Cowell had...

TV Review – “The Office” (***)

Season 8 Episode 1 - "The List" The new Office Manager is…Andy Bernard. How could we not see that one coming? With the popularity of...

Drive (***½)

In the briefest of moments, especially as the summer starts to slowly dwindle away from our eyes, the cinema theaters can offer rare moments...

Golden Globe Predictions: “First Crack”

The Golden Globes, for past eight years or so, have been notorious for making uninspired choices, even downright mind-boggling exclusions in their lineups.  The...

TV Review: “Saturday Night LIVE”

“Saturday Night Live,” one of America’s most prized possessions of sketch comedy will be entering its 37th season on September 24th.  The season premiere...

Awards Circuit Emmy Awards Pool is Open!

Courtesy of our good friend Phil Wallace over at www.Picktainment.com Join the group and choose your predicted winners.  Winner of the pool gets a fantastic...

Oscar Circuit: ‘Let the Real Game Begin’ (09/12/11)

Well, we are now out of HTML format (in most aspects), some of the kinks of the new Awards Circuit are still being worked out but...

We Remember….

...ten years later.

Trailer: “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”

Is Gary Oldman in real contention for the Oscar? Does the film look like something Oscar will embrace. Discuss.

Mary Tyler Moore to receive SAG Lifetime Achievement Award!

Mary Tyler Moore, Oscar nominated for her outstanding work in Robert Redford's Ordinary People (1980) will be the receipent of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement...

Welcome to the Brand New Awards Circuit!

To all our Faithful Readers, The Awards Circuit, in all its infinite glory has been a fantastic site in the making since May 2008.  Obviously...