The Oscars

This year brings the possibility of two actors tying Katharine Hepburn's Oscar record

Katharine Hepburn holds the record for most acting Academy Awards, but for how long? Here’s a by-the-numbers look at the actors primed to break her run:<p><b>4:</b> Number of acting Academy Awards won by Katharine Hepburn (for “Morning Glory,” “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” “The Lion in Winter,” “On Golden …

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Oscars flashback: Eerie parallels between Margot Robbie (‘I, Tonya’) & Marion Cotillard’s win 10 years ago

Most of the Oscar conversation for Best Actress has surrounded <b>Frances McDormand</b> (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) and <b>Saoirse Ronan</b> (“Lady …

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Don't Get Too Excited About Vijay's National Film Awards UK Nominations For 'Mersal'

Never ones to miss an opportunity to crow about the successes of their favorite star, some of Thalapathy Vijay’s fervent fans have been lauding his film <i>Mersal</i>’s nomination for Best Supporting Actor at the 2018 National Film Awards UK. The awards show will hold its third annual ceremony in London in …

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Here's how people feel about Jimmy Kimmel hosting the Oscars again

In case you missed it, we’re in the thick of awards season. The 2018 Golden Globes just landed on our TV screens — and (mostly) wowed us with its …

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Caleb Landry Jones could also have 3 Best Picture nominees at the Oscars, so watch out Michael Stuhlbarg

It’s a rare feat for an actor to star in three Best Picture nominees at the Oscars in any given year. <b>Michael Stuhlbarg</b> stands a good chance of …

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EW’s Best Actor Oscar Bracket: And the winner is…

It’s been 17 years since this actor was last nominated for an Oscar, but according to your votes, he’s the all-time best Best Actor to ever take home …

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Daniel Kaluuya beats Denzel, Maxine Waters says we'll 'impeach Trump' and more from the 2018 NAACP Image Awards

In the wake of the overtly political Golden Globes, ongoing allegations of sexual impropriety in Hollywood and just days after the president's infamous "shithole" comment, the 49th annual NAACP Image Awards focused instead on black pride and empowerment.<p>Host Anthony Anderson opened the show with a …

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Diane Kruger Talks Oscar Prospects at Chanel’s French Film Party

The German actress joined Marion Cotillard and Monica Bellucci at the event cohosted with the Césars, the French equivalent of the Oscars.<p><b>PARIS</b> <b>—</b> …

Marion Cotillard

12 movie actors who cracked the UK charts

Actors playing pop star and vice versa has been common practice for years; but when a proper, bona fide A-list movie star finds themselves in the Top …

Music Charts

American Gods #2, Giants Finale Covers Revealed

<i>In advance of Dark Horse Comics’ April 2018 solicitations, CBR has the first look at covers and solicitation text for American Gods: My Ainsel #2 and</i> …

Comics

2018 Oscars: 5 reasons why Allison Janney will win Best Supporting Actress for ‘I, Tonya’

If there’s anything that we Derbyites love, it’s a hot Oscar race in a major category. A toss-up. A free-for-all. A complete mystery. A case where we …

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Women Rock the 23rd Critics Choice Awards | Festivals & Awards

What a joy to attend the Critics Choice Awards on the heels of the female-driven Golden Globes Awards earlier in the week, as women across the globe …

TV

Frank Miller's 300 Prequel Gets Release Date, New Image Revealed

Frank Miller’s <i>300</i> prequel comic <i>Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and the Rise of Alexander</i> will arrive this April. Instead of focusing on …

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Will 2018 Be the Year Jon Brion Finally Gets Nominated for an Academy Award?

It’s time for the Academy to recognize the work of one of Hollywood’s most talented film composers.<p>Given everything going on in the world of …

Filmmaking

Oscar experts predict Best Actor: Gary Oldman (‘Darkest Hour’) even further ahead after Critics’ Choice win

<b>Gary Oldman</b> (“Darkest Hour”) solidified his lead in the Oscar race for Best Actor with his win at the Critics’ Choice Awards on Jan. 11. For his …

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2018 USC Scripter Awards nominations: Oscar frontrunner ‘Call Me By Your Name’ leads record field

The USC Scripter Award, now in its 30th year, honors films adapted from novels, short stories, comic books, journalism, and other screenplays with …

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2018 Visual Effects Society Awards nominations: Oscar frontrunners ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049’ lead

No surprise that “War for the Planets of the Apes” did well with the Visual Effects Society Awards, reaping a leading seven bids for the 16th annual …

Movies

If I, Tonya is Nominated for Best Picture along with Best Actress Margot Robbie Makes Oscar History

Thanks to a great catch by Marshall Flores, it has come to our attention that if Margot Robbie is nominated for Best Actress and I, Tonya for Best …

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Marion Cotillard Radiates Elegance on the Red Carpet - Like Only a French Actress Can

Marion Cotillard is well-regarded for her daring looks on the red carpet (remember when she wore jeans at the Cannes Film Festival?), but she's equally adventurous when it comes to her hairstyles. From blunt bangs and chic, shoulder skimming bobs to her current long, blond waves, the Academy award …

Red Carpet

‘The Shape of Water’ Will Be the Best Picture Nominee to Beat

Anne Thompson weighs the pros and cons of the 2018 Oscar frontrunners, and comes down on the side of Amphibian Man.<p>This year, it looks like the five …

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10 Things You Didn’t Know about Black Swan

The 2010 film <i>Black Swan</i> is about ballerinas, played by Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis, competing for the lead role in a New York City ballet company …

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‘Beauty and the Beast’: How many 2018 Oscar nominations will the live-action blockbuster receive?

Movie audiences chose to be guests of “Beauty and the Beast” in droves last year, making it the second highest-grossing film of 2017, behind …

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NAACP Image Awards 2018: Halle Berry, Mary J. Blige & More Stun On Red Carpet

The stars are here! Tons of celebrities hit the red carpet at the NAACP Image Awards on Jan. 15, and you can see all the arrival photos here!<p>The …

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Oscars 2018 Comes Down to What Male Voters Are Thinking in the Year of #TimesUp

As the ballots are being counted, we assess where the Best Picture race is heading.<p>There is no monolithic pool of Oscar voters. There are more of …

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Women in film: which female directors deserve an Oscar?

Tell us what 2017 films by women directors should be nominated for awards – and what needs to change to ensure female directors get recognition<p>In a year when Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman was one of the top grossing movies and the #MeToo campaign dominated much industry coverage, it will have come as …

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Sir Patrick Stewart would love an Oscar nod for Logan (hint hint)

<i>Logan</i> has been having a moderately successful awards season—it was nominated for a handful of Critics’ Choice Awards and a Writers Guild Of America …

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Does Wonder Woman have a chance at the Oscars?

SANTA MONICA, CA - JANUARY 11: (L-R) Producers Richard Suckle and Charles Roven, actor Gal Gadot, director Patty Jenkins, and Connie Nielsen, …

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Oscar predictions battle: Will Saoirse Ronan (‘Lady Bird’) be the latest ingenue to win like Jennifer Lawrence? [VIDEO & AUDIO PODCAST]

“This is the love affair with the ingenue,” says Gold Derby Editor <b>Paul Sheehan</b> about the Oscar race for Best Actress and how we still need to watch …

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Best Picture: A Brief History of Meaningful/Meaningless Stats

It’s “throw up your hat and see what comes out” time here in the Oscar race, where indeed anything can happen. We will know the PGA winner for Best …

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2018 Oscars Best Picture predictions by experts: ‘Three Billboards’ moves into lead as Academy Awards nominations voting ends

Voting for the Academy Awards nominations ended last Friday (Jan. 12) and our 29 Oscar experts from major media outlets spent the holiday weekend …

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