Scott Neustadter

Writers Salon: Character & Dialogue - Film Independent

Film Independent’s Writers Salon returns, bringing together some of today’s top screenwriters to talk about a specific aspect of the craft in an …

Filmmaking

Veteran Lit Agent Bill Zotti Joins UTA

UTA has hired motion picture literary agent and industry veteran Bill Zotti.<p>Zotti joins the agency from CAA, where he was an agent for the past 12 …

Entertainment

The Unbelievable True Story 'The Disaster Artist' is Coming to Blu-Ray

Shares 6<p>‘The Disaster Artist’ has a blast telling this strange story<p>I have never seen <i>The Room</i> before. Until last year I had never even heard of it. …

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Oscars 2018 Winners: See the Full List!

The big night is finally here! It’s been a long, eventful awards season, and all of it has been leading up to this — the 2018 Oscars. Tonight’s show, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will honor the best films and performances of the past year, from <i>Get Out</i> to <i>Lady Bird</i> to <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,</i> …

Darkest Hour

Beauty Tips, Celebrity Style and Fashion Advice from InStyle

Jun 03, 2018 @ 12:30 pm<p>He popped the question two weeks after the royal wedding.<p>Jun 03, 2018 @ 10:00 am<p>“Harry has lost weight, started a healthier …

Darkest Hour

Oscars 2018: The complete list of winners (and losers) from the Academy Awards

The 90th annual Academy Awards show took place last night, and there were definitely some exciting twists that most people did not see coming. In …

Darkest Hour

Oscars 2018: Guillermo del Toro, 'Coco' y México, los grandes ganadores de la noche

'The Shape of Water' se hace con los premios a la mejor película y dirección en una ceremonia cargada de reivindicaciones políticas y sociales y falta de prácticamente cualquier sorpresa.<p>"Fui un niño enamorado de las películas, me crié en México y pensé que esto nunca podría pasar. Y pasó", decía …

Darkest Hour

Recipe For Disaster: Five Ways to Alchemize a Book Into a Workable Script From the Co-Writers of The Disaster Artist

We grew up loving movies. We also love reading books. In fact, many times while reading said books, we wondered what the movie version of those books …

Filmmaking

Oscars 2018: ‘Call Me by Your Name’ Named Best Adapted Screenplay

Just because these films were adapted from books doesn’t make them any less important.<p>James Ivory went home with the Academy Award for Writing …

Call Me by Your Name

'Call Me by Your Name' Wins Scripter Award for Adapted Screenplay

For the last seven years in a row, the Scripter winner has gone on to take the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay<p>“Call Me by Your Name” has …

Celebrity News

Kobe Bryant, Diversity Talk Dominate Oscar Nominees Luncheon

As 170 of the 200 Oscar nominees gathered, the former Laker posed for the most selfies and the speeches couldn’t avoid Hollywood’s recent turmoil<p>Two …

Entertainment

Here Are Your Nominees For The 90th Annual Academy Awards

Unlike last year, when it was a two-movie race between <i>La La Land</i> and <i>Moonlight</i> (both won!), there are no obvious frontrunners to win Best Picture at the 90th Academy Awards. <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i> took home Best Motion Picture – Drama at the Golden Globes, but the backlash is …

The Oscars

Oscars 2018 Nominations: Here's the List of 90th Academy Awards Nominees

Meet your new Oscar nominees!<p>The 90th Academy Awards, hosted for a second time in a row by Jimmy Kimmel, will air <b>Sunday, March 4</b> at 5 p.m. PST on ABC.<p>The newly announced Oscar nominations should look familiar to you by now, since they are <i>mostly</i> the same names that have been on the awards circuit …

Movies

15 Funny Facts About Schitt's Creek

<i>Schitt’s Creek</i> is a classic fish-out-of-water story: After they lose their entire video store fortune to the government because their business …

Darkest Hour

Tiffany Haddish mispronounced names during Oscar nominations and Twitter loved her for it

Tiffany Haddish may have been snubbed for an Oscar on Tuesday, but she did win Twitter’s heart.<p>The 38-year-old comedian, known for her breakout role …

Tiffany Haddish

The full list of Oscar winners 2018

Best Picture<p>Actor in a Leading Role<p>Timothée Chalamet<p>Call Me By Your Name<p>Daniel Day-Lewis<p>Phantom Thread<p>Daniel Kaluuya<p>Get Out<p>Gary Oldman<p>Darkest Hour<p>Denzel Washington<p>Roman J. Israel, Esq.<p>Daniel Day-Lewis capped his final film role with an Oscar nomination. The actor announced he would be retiring …

Darkest Hour

Oscar nominations 2018: See the full list

After months of campaigning (and arguing about which films are most deserving), the nominations for this year’s Oscars are here.<p>Guillermo del Toro’s …

Darkest Hour

'Wonder Woman,' 'Lost City of Z' Get Nominations in USC Scripter Awards

“Call Me by Your Name,” “The Disaster Artist,” “Logan,” “Molly’s Game” and “Mudbound” also make the cut with USC award<p>The USC Libraries 30th Annual …

Awards

Will James Franco Accusations Hurt His Chances for Oscar, SAG and Spirit Awards?

The timing of the three shows will help determine the impact of misconduct claims against “The Disaster Artist” star<p>James Franco has been nominated …

Entertainment

Critics' Choice Awards 2018: Big wins for 'Shape of Water' stir its Oscar buzz

"The Shape of Water" earned a bit more buzz over its Oscar potential Thursday at the 23rd annual Critics' Choice Awards by winning four trophies, …

TV

Critics’ Choice Awards 2018 Winners: See the Full List!

Another night, another awards show! Just a few days after the Golden Globes, it’s time for the 2018 Critics’ Choice Awards honoring the best in movies and television over the past year. With Olivia Munn as host and presenters including Chris Hemsworth, Alison Brie, and Diane Kruger, tonight’s …

Hollywood

Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber (‘The Disaster Artist’ screenwriters): We related to this ‘hilarious’ story about ‘two outsiders’ [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW]

Although it’s laugh-out-loud funny, “The Disaster Artist” screenwriter <b>Scott Neustadter</b> reveals that he and parter <b>Michael H. Weber</b> “didn’t set out to …

Golden Globes

[PHOTOS] NYFCC Awards, ‘The Chi,’ and More Hollywood Red Carpets and Parties – Variety

Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot<p>Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot at the Palm Springs Film Festival gala.<p>ISO/SilverHub/REX/Shutterstock<p>Jessica Chastain<p>Jessica …

Hollywood

'Get Out,' 'Lady Bird,' 'The Disaster Artist' Nominated for Writers Guild Awards

“Call Me by Your Name,” “The Shape of Water” and “The Big Sick” also make the grade with WGA voters<p>Greta Gerwig’s “Lady Bird,” Jordan Peele’s “Get …

Entertainment

Academy Awards 2018: Oscars Nominations List | HYPEBAE

<b>Best Picture</b><p><i><br>Call Me By Your Name<br>Darkest Hour<br>Dunkirk<br>Get Out<br>Lady Bird<br>Phantom Thread<br>The Post<br>The Shape of Water<br>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,</b> …

Movies

Download Screenplays for 'Lady Bird', 'The Florida Project', and 'The Disaster Artist'

Make some room on your virtual reading stack for these critical favorites.With only two-and-a-half weeks left in the calendar year, there are still a …

Filmmaking

The San Francisco Film Critics Announce Nominations

Nominees in each category are below: Best Picture CALL ME BY YOUR NAME THE FLORIDA PROJECT GET OUT THE SHAPE OF WATER THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE …

Movies

Writers on Writers: Scribes Weigh in on Their Favorite Films From 2017 – Variety

Jonathan Ames on I, Tonya<p>Written by Steven Rogers<p>We always hear in this country about this notion or fantasy known as the American Dream. What “I, …

Books

The Shape Of Water and Feud lead Critics' Choice nominations 

The New York and Los Angeles film critics have already picked their best movies of the year, and now their Broadcast Film Critics Association and …

Hollywood

The Shape of Water Leads Film Nominations for the BFCA Critics’ Choice Awards

The Shape of Water leads the BFCA Critics’ Choice Awards with 14 nominations. Call Me by Your Name, Dunkirk, Lady Bird, and The Post each received 8 …

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