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2018 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (April)

Meryl Streep is tops; Judi Dench, Kate Winslet, Frances McDormand, Jennifer Lawrence and Daniela Vega are in the mix

After a stellar lineup of Best Actress contenders last year that left us with some shocking snubs like Amy Adams and some great performances that just didn’t click in time (like Annette Bening), 2017 is shaping up to be another very competitive year. But, leave it to Meryl Streep to kick the door down and take her place at the ...

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AwardsWatch’s 50 Favorite Performances of 2016

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It’s time for the annual 50 Favo(u)rite Performances list from AwardsWatch and this year features actors with multiple film mentions and films with two, three and even gets four performances making the cut. The voting begins in the forums in phases of nominations that create a shortlist from which the final nominee list is produced. From that group a ranked list ...

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2017 Golden Globe Winner Predictions – MOTION PICTURE

A lot of tough races should make the motion picture categories at the Golden Globes exciting. (from top; Moonlight, La La Land, Toni Erdmann)

We’re just a week away from the Golden Globes so it’s time for winner predictions! This is really where the race could start to take shape…unless we have a year like last year. The Revenant won the Motion Picture – Drama prize here last year while fellow nominee Spotlight went on to win Oscar’s Best Picture. This year definitely looks ...

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Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Predictions – FILM

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Trying to predict the Screen Actors Guild award nominations is a lot like the photo of the group’s statue above; the comic smiling face and the sad face of tragedy. SAG is such a crazy and unique animal in the awards predicting race that it sometimes makes you feel bi-polar trying to suss it out. The nomination voting process for ...

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Variety and PBS’s ‘Actors on Actors’ Returns January 3 with Natalie Portman, Octavia Spencer, Nicole Kidman and more

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The Emmy-winning Variety/PBS SoCal series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors is set to return for its 5th season on January 3rd, 2017 and the match-ups set look pretty great. Two additional episodes will air on January 4th and January 5th. They will also stream on pbssocal.org, with clips available on Variety.com starting at the end of this month and will air ...

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Forum Oscar Poll Results – November 2016

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BEST PICTURE (hover over the graph for more details…) 01. La La Land (98%; 151 votes) 02. Manchester by the Sea (96%; 148 votes) 03. Silence (93%; 143 votes) 04. Jackie (92%; 142 votes) 05. Moonlight (89%; 137 votes) 06. Arrival (74%; 114 votes) 06. Fences (74%; 114 votes) 08. Sully (53%; 81 votes) 09. Lion (49%; 75 votes) 10. ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (November)

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Natalie Portman (Jackie) and Emma Stone (La La Land) are in a dead heat, fighting out what could be the toughest Best Actress battle in a long time. With the news that Viola Davis (Fences) would indeed go supporting this really leaves only these two young actresses competing for the crown. Portman, already a Best Actress winner for Black Swan ...

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