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Ryan Gosling and company talk Only God Forgives!

If I actually were to sit down and create a bucket list of who I'd like to interview, Ryan Gosling would undoubtedly be high...

Interview: Oscar Nominated Makeup & Hair Designer Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou On “Guardians Of The Galaxy”

Hair designer and head of the makeup department Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou is nominated for an Oscar for her work on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy....

Interview: Put That on Your Palette! The Makeup of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel With...

What does it take to find the perfect shade of red? For makeup artist Patricia Regan, she was faced with the task of finding...

INTERVIEW: John Cusack talks his career and ‘Love & Mercy’

For years now, few have fascinated me in the industry more than John Cusack. Always seemingly interested in projects just a shade off from...

Interview: Yorgos Mavropsaridis Highlights the Editing Process for ‘The Favourite’

Yorgos Mavropsaridis has been working with director Yorgos Lanthimos since nearly the beginning. The two Yorgoses met years ago and found a collaboration that...

Cast and Crew Talk ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’

Earlier this week, I was invited to be among the press present for a Press Conference featuring most of the players involved in Lee...

INTERVIEW: Bennett Miller talks the long road to ‘Foxcatcher’ finally getting made

If there's one thing that I took away from speaking with Bennett Miller that I wanted to pass along (and isn't something you can...

SXSW: Interview with ‘Snap’ composer Reza Safinia

One of the best things about attending SXSW is getting to meet awesome people like Reza Safinia. A former record producer, Safinia used his...

The Cast of ‘Blue Jasmine’ talks about working with Woody Allen

A few days ago, I was invited to attend the Press Conference for Blue Jasmine at one of the swankier hotels in Manhattan. Woody...

INTERVIEW: Penelope Cruz Talks ‘Everybody Knows’ And Working With Asghar Farhadi

Penelope Cruz's talent knows no boundaries. The actress has worked across four languages across her nearly three decades-long career. Over the course of this...

Interview: Ed Perkins Discusses The Unexpected Making of ‘Black Sheep’

Recently Oscar nominated for Best Documentary Short, "Black Sheep" tells a powerful true story about racism and identity in the United Kingdom. Its subject...

INTERVIEW: A ‘Disobedient’ Man: Sebastián Lelio’s Female-Led Dramas Defy the Status Quo

It feels like every few months we get an article decrying the paltry numbers of speaking roles for women in contemporary cinema. With his...

‘It’s A Disaster’ Cast Interview: Erinn Hayes & Rachel Boston

Although the Los Angeles Film Festival has wrapped, I was fortunate enough to speak with two of the cast members from the hilarious disaster-comedy...

INTERVIEW: Dito Montiel talks his filmmaking interests and working with Robin Williams on ‘Boulevard’

Ever since his impressive debut A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, it's been pretty clear that Dito Montiel is a filmmaker fascinated by male...

Interview: Steve James Talks “Life Itself” and Elusive Best Doc Nomination

Filmmaker Steve James describes what Roger Ebert and a Best Documentary nomination would mean to him

Circuit Breaker Interview: Mimi Leder, Daniel Stiepleman and Cast Talk About the Ginsburgs and...

The life and work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg come to life in "On the Basis of Sex." Written by Ginsburg's nephew, Daniel Stiepleman, it...

EXCLUSIVE: Travis Mathews and Jonny Mars Discuss ‘Discreet’ – See it at SFFilm Festival!

2017 Berlin International Film Festival: Auteur Travis Mathews' ("Interior. Leather Bar") latest directorial effort, "Discreet," is making its U.S. debut at the San Francisco...

‘The Romanoffs’ Uses International Locales and Costume To Tell Its Story

“The Romanoffs” is a show unlike any other due to the fact that it manages to connect a group of (seemingly) unrelated people. What...

Talking ‘Breathe In’ with Drake Doremus and Felicity Jones

Last week, I was given the opportunity to sit down and talk to filmmaker Drake Doremus and actress Felicity Jones about their new movie...

Interview: ‘The Farewell’ Director and Stars Share the Joy of Bringing the Story to...

"The Farewell" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January and quickly became one of the most talked-about films in Park City. Soon after...

Interview: Donna Zakowska on the Marvelous Costumes of ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’

"The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" cleverly uses color to advance the narrative of its leads, especially Midge (Rachel Brosnahan). As Midge's career progresses, the contrast...

Sundance Interview: Jenifer Westphal Talks Indie Film, Documentaries, and Launching a Production Company

2019 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL: The past four years have been full of learning and connection for producer Jenifer Westphal. Just a few short years...

Circuit Breaker Episode 19: ‘Patriots Day,’ Thanksgiving, and Molly Shannon Interview (‘Other People’)

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...

Morning spent with the cast and crew of ‘Hitchcock’

Press junkets are a strange animal, to say the least. Sometimes they're a lot of fun, but sometimes they can frankly be a mess....

Interview: DP Stephan Pehrsson talks ‘U.S.S. Callister’ and ‘Star Trek’ Aesthetics

Once again, "Black Mirror" finds itself as an Emmy contender in 2018. With more exposure this year after breaking through in 2017, the series looks...

INTERVIEW: Emmy-Nominated Cindy O’Connor Talks ABC’s ‘Once Upon a Time’

A show that often went unrewarded for its spectacular work was "Once Upon a Time," a fantasy series that aired on ABC until this...

Comic Con: ‘Horns’ Press Conference with Daniel Radcliffe, Aja and Hill

When the dust is settled on Comic Con, one of the films that should definitely be in the winners column is Horns. The film...

Interview: Jed Mercurio Shares Insights from His Series ‘Bodyguard’

Jed Mercurio has worked in television in the UK since the 1990s. After several successful series, mini-series, and TV movies, Mercurio found international acclaim...

Interview: Getting Inside ‘Russian Doll’ with Costume Designer Jennifer Rogien

Jennifer Rogien didn't believe that her costume work on "Russian Doll" would take off the way it did. After all, "Russian Doll" takes place...

INTERVIEW: Rick Alverson and Gregg Turkington discuss ‘Entertainment’

Without question, one of the more distinctive voices in indie cinema right now is filmmaker Rick Alverson. Especially with The Comedy a few years...

Talking ‘Some Velvet Morning’ with Neil LaBute

Last month I was given the chance to sit down and talk with filmmaker/playwright Neil LaBute. As you might imagine given his work, that...

Interview: Finn Wittrock Talks ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’

It's not exclamatory to say that Finn Wittrock was one of the breakout stars of the 2014-2015 TV season with his daring and delightfully deranged...

INTERVIEW: Filmmakers Robert Clift and Hillary Demmon talk ‘Making Montgomery Clift’

Family legacies run deep. Certainly this is true of celebrity families as well. Often times, a star’s persona focuses on one tragic detail or...

Fran Kranz talks ‘Murder of a Cat’ and the legacy of ‘The Cabin in...

Back when it was sitting on a shelf, I doubt anyone involved in The Cabin in the Woods expected to one day be discussing...

Interview: Composer Alexandre Desplat on ‘Isle of Dogs,’ Wes Anderson, and a Career Spent...

For Alexandre Desplat, composing was a natural pursuit. The two-time Oscar winner (with seven additional nominations), and Grammy winner is halfway to an EGOT....

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