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...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 41: Oscar Post-Mortem, 2014 Preview, American Idol Interview w/...

The Awards Circuit Power Hour is focusing on the Oscars 2013 Post Mortem. What were our big gripes with the show? How did Seth...

From ‘Wreck-It-Ralph’ to ‘The Simpsons’: A Chat with director Rich Moore

Growing up, there were few things I liked to watch more than 'The Simpsons'. It was absolute genius to me, especially those first classic...

SUNDANCE: Interview with ‘kink’ director Christina Voros

It's not every day you get to speak with someone who has even been to a porn shoot, let alone made a documentary about...

SUNDANCE: Interview with ‘American Promise’ composer Miriam Cutler

One of the best things about Sundance is that you get to meet every matter of person involved in indie film. Miriam Cutler has...

SUNDANCE: Interview with ‘Kill Your Darlings’ star Michael C. Hall

Michael C. Hall is having a bit of a film breakout. Sure we all recognize him from Six Feet Under and Dexter, but his...

SUNDANCE: Interview with ‘No’ Director Pablo Larrain

When I sat down with director Pablo Larrain, he was in great spirits. Who wouldn't be after having their film nominated for an Academy...

Annual Awards Circuit User Survey! Please make your voice heard!

It's that time of the year where we want to hear from all of you.  There is a short 10 question survey for you...

Park City Dispatch: Interview with ‘In A World’ star Fred Melamed

We're kicking off our Park City Dispatch by bringing you an interview with Fred Melamed, one of the stars in Lake Bell's U.S. Dramatic...

Chit-Chat with Jason Clarke!

Today I'm bringing you my chat with 'Zero Dark Thirty' co-star Jason Clarke. I had the pleasure of speaking in person with him a...

Chatting with Jeff Orlowski, Director of ‘Chasing Ice’

Shortlisted for the 2013 Academy Awards, 'Chasing Ice' (2012) is considered a frontrunner in the Oscar race. Jeff Orlowski has agreed to answer...

Paula Dupré Pesmen, A Producer of ‘Chasing Ice’

Of the several feature documentaries that have been shortlisted for the 2013 Academy Awards, 'Chasing Ice' (2012) is considered a frontrunner in the Oscar...

In the Editing room with William Goldenberg and Dylan Tichenor!

On Monday I was able to conduct a couple of 'Zero Dark Thirty' interviews on behalf of The Awards Circuit. Today I'm bringing you...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 32: FYC Telethon and Interview with Ann Dowd

We had our first LIVE show this past Sunday at 6:00 pm on the Power Hour.  For the most part, it was a success...

Chat with Edward Burns

Last week I was invited to interview the actor/writer/director Edward Burns, a man who's career I've followed with a great deal of interest for...

Uncovering ‘The Imposter’ with director Bart Layton!

It's hardly a spoiler to say that 'The Imposter' is a documentary where all is not as it seems. Just look at its tagline:...

Kelly Reilly chats about “Flight”

Sometimes the very first moment where you meet the person you're about to interview really sets the tone for the talk to come. In...

Talking politics and ‘Lincoln’ with James Spader

There's no two ways around it...getting to interview James Spader is a bit of an intimidating experience. Just look at the roles that he's...

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....

Talking ‘Knuckleball’ and life with R.A. Dickey!

I'm always cognizant of how lucky I am to be doing what I do for a living, but sometimes, to be frank, I have...

Interview with ‘Paperman’ director, John Kahrs

I normally transcribe my interviews, but there are certain instances when the passionate voice of the artist must be heard. This is one of...

Talking ‘The First Time’ with Jonathan Kasdan!

Last week I had the pleasure of talking with writer/director Jonathan Kasdan, son of the legendary Lawrence Kasdan.  Jon's latest film 'The First Time'...

Roundtable with ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ director Stephen Chbosky

It's always great to get to interact with filmmakers and pick their minds about their craft. But rare is it that you have the...

Getting a ‘Liberal Arts’ Degree from Josh Radnor and cast!

On Monday I was invited to take part in a series of interviews with writer/director/actor Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Olsen, and Richard Jenkins in honor...

Chatting with the cast of ‘Bachelorette’!

Early last week I was lucky enough to be invited to another visit to one of the more upscale hotels in New York City...

Talking ‘The Odd Life of Timothy Green’ with Peter Hedges

Earlier this week, I was graciously invited up to the Walt Disney offices in the heart of New York City to interview Peter Hedges,...

Interview with “The Odd Life of Timothy Green’s” CJ Adams

At The Odd Life of Timothy Green press junket, I was fortunate enough to get a chance to conduct a one-on-one interview with the...

Talking “Ruby Sparks” with its Cast and Filmmakers

I had the privilege of being invited to represent The Awards Circuit at the "Ruby Sparks" New York Press Day, held at the Crosby...

Comic-Con Interview: Storyboard Artists and Art Directors of Film and TV

It's not often that you get to sit down with Tim Burton's art director, the storyboard artist who worked on the Jurassic Park series, or...

Comic-Con Interview: Composers of Film and Tv

Realizing that music is such an integral part of the movie or tv watching experience, Comic-Con brought together some of the people whose jobs...

Disney Comic-Con Press Conference: Frankenweenie and Oz: The Great and Powerful

While Disney held its annual Comic-Con panel today, they gave press members the option of attending a more intimate press conference where we could...

‘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...

A Chat with A.R. Rahman

A few days ago I had the chance to speak with the Oscar winning composer A.R. Rahman for about 10 minutes in relation to...

Talking ‘Chimpanzee’ with the film’s directors and Jane Goodall

This week I was invited and lucky enough to be able to sit down for a couple of brief chats with renowned primatologist Jane...

‘The Voice’ Exit Interview: Monique Benabou

I recently caught up with one of the newly departed contestants from The Voice, the lovely and talented Monique Benabou, who was unjustly eliminated...