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46th Annie Awards: ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ swoops in with seven wins including Best Animated Feature

Incredibles 2 and Ralph Breaks the Internet led the 46th Annie Awards, celebrating animation in feature film and television but it was Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse swooped in with a huge victory, snatching up seven wins – clean sweep – including Best Animated Feature. The film also won for direction (Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman); writing (Phil Lord …

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‘The Favourite,’ ‘Beale Street’ lead 17th International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) nominations

INOCA, the International Online Cinema Awards, have revealed their nominations for the best in 2018 film with the raucous period piece The Favourite from Yorgos Lanthimos leading the way with 12 mentions, including Best Picture, Best Director and two Best Actress slots (Olivia Colman and Emma Stone). Next up was Barry Jenkins’s intimate romance If Beale Street Could Talk, which …

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ACE Eddie Winners: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ ‘The Favourite,’ ‘Into the Spider-Verse’

Bohemian Rhapsody (edited by John Ottman, ACE) and The Favourite (edited by Yorgos Mavropsaridis, ACE) won Best Edited Feature Film (Dramatic) and Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy) respectively at the 69th Annual ACE Eddie Awards last night where trophies were handed out recognizing the best editing of 2018 in 11 categories of film, television and documentaries.  The black-tie ceremony was held in …

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Casting Society Association (CSA) Artios Award winners: ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ ‘Green Book’ and more

The winners of the 34th Artios Awards, given by the Casting Society of America (CSA), were handed out last night in simultaneous ceremonies at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles and Stage 48 in New York City on January 31st. The hosts were the husband and wife team of actress June Diane Raphael (Burning Love) and Paul Scheer (Veep). Best Picture …

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Academy backtracks; All Oscar-nominated songs will be performed

Not long after it was leaked (intentionally?) that only two Original Songs would be performed at this year’s Oscars and encountered tons of backlash, the Academy did an about face and now Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls) will be performing the song “I’ll Fight” from the Oscar-nominated documentary feature of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, RBG, and written by 10-time …

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Netflix inks overall deal with Oscar and Golden Globe-winning producer Darla Anderson

Netflix today announced that it has entered into a multi-year overall deal with Darla Anderson (Coco, Cars, Toy Story 3), the Academy Award, Golden Globe, and BAFTA award-winning producer. At Netflix, Anderson will develop and produce new animated and live action projects, both feature films and series, for family audiences around the world. Anderson joined Pixar Animation Studios in 1993, …

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25th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Winners: ‘Black Panther,’ Glenn Close, ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’

.@theblackpanther takes home the Actor® for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture! #sagawards 🎭Great and moving speech from @chadwickboseman 💪 pic.twitter.com/Nw2UGbs712— TNT Drama (@tntdrama) January 28, 2019 Black Panther, the billion dollar juggernaut comic book blockbuster has won Outstanding Performance By a Cast in a Motion Picture at the 25th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards. The film …

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Miss Vanjie Returns to Season 11 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Joining 14 New Queens for the Crown

The 11th season of Emmy® Award-winning “RuPaul’s Drag Race” is set to be the most fashionable, fearless and jaw-dropping spectacle in “Drag Race” herstory. The newest queens vying for the title of “America’s Next Drag Superstar” were introduced via a VH1 YouTube Live hosted by Olympic medalist Adam Rippon and season 10 winner Aquaria. A premiere date for the new season will be announced soon. …

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‘Music Inspired by the Film ROMA’ album feat. Beck, Patti Smith on its way

Remember that mysterious tweet from Beck back in November that implied he was working on a music project connected to Alfonso Cuarón’s ROMA? Working off of the paper.Recording orchestrations for the film @ROMACuaron by @alfonsocuaron which will be released soon. pic.twitter.com/oqIQiz3htV— Beck (@beck) November 9, 2018 Well, he was. As part of an inspired-by album called Music Inspired By the …

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