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Contender: Director Jay Roach Bombshell

December 13, 2019 | By
Contender: Director Jay Roach <em>Bombshell</em>

Having directed the recent politically-oriented dramas Recount, Game Change, Trumbo, and All the Way, Jay Roach was naturally offered the Fox News-based drama Bombshell, releasing today. “You only get offered the things that you’ve already done,” Roach revealed of Hollywood’lassic preferences. “I do just have a strong desire to figure out what happened in... »

The Surreal Sound in US

December 3, 2019 | By
The Surreal Sound in <em>US</em>

After the acclaimed hit Get Out, writer/director Jordan Peele followed up with yet another horror/thriller masterpiece in US. US follows Adelaide Wilson (Lupita Nyong’o) as she experienced a horrific traumatic incident at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk as a young girl. Years later, she has returned to the beachfront house accompanied by her husband,... »

91st Oscar Nominations

January 22, 2019 | By
91st Oscar Nominations

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the nominees for the 91st  Oscar Awards. Tracee Ellis Ross and Kumail Nanjiani revealed the nominations in 24 categories for the 2018 year’s best in movies. The winners will be honored at the ceremony on February 24, 2019 live on ABC from the Dolby... »

Jan Sewell Supervises Bohemian Rhapsody’s Makeup

January 21, 2019 | By
<em>Jan Sewell</em> Supervises Bohemian Rhapsody’s Makeup

When makeup supervisor and department head Jan Sewell was first offered Bohemian Rhapsody, Rami Malek had already been cast in the role of rock band Queen’s iconic lead singer, Freddie Mercury, so she began the project by concentrating on looks for him. “I thought Rami was a really good bet from our point-of-view,” Sewell said. “He was the right coloring... »

Motion Picture Sound Editor Nominations

January 19, 2019 | By
Motion Picture Sound Editor Nominations

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) has announced the nominees for the 66th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards. These nominees represent the world’s most talented artists recognized in 23 categories of outstanding achievements in sound editing that encompasses feature films, television, animation, computer entertainment and student work. “Sound artists continue to push boundaries for... »

African American Film Critics Association Awards Special Achievement Honorees

January 16, 2019 | By
African American Film Critics Association Awards Special Achievement Honorees

The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) has announced prolific filmmaker Jason Blum and music icon Quincey Jones among its 2019 Special Achievement honorees. Celebrating career excellence in and around the cinematic arts, the awards are given out annually by the association which represents the largest body of Black film critics in the world.... »

ICG Publicists Nominations

January 15, 2019 | By
ICG Publicists Nominations

The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has announced the nominees for the 56th Annual ICG Publicists Awards which will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 22, 2019. The announcement was made by the ICG Publicists Awards Chair Tim Menke. As previously announced, the publicists will honor legendary actress Jamie... »

Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations

January 12, 2019 | By
Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild has announced the nominees for the 6th Annual MUAHS Guild Awards honoring outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. The Awards Gala will be held on February 16, 2019 at the Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live, and the winners will be announced at... »

Costume Designers Guild Nominations

January 12, 2019 | By
Costume Designers Guild Nominations

The Costume Designers Guild has announced its nominees in three film categories, seven television categories, and one short form design category. The winners will be announced at 21st Costume Designers Guild Awards on February 19, 2019 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. “I would like to congratulate all of the nominees of the 2019 Costume... »

BAFTA Film Nominations

January 12, 2019 | By
BAFTA Film Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts, which is equivalent to the Oscars in the U.S., has announced the nominations for the 72nd British Academy Film Awards. Hayley Squires (I, Daniel Blake) and Will Poulter (Black Mirror: Bandersnatch) read out the shortlisted names from the British academy’s headquarters. The winners will be honored... »

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