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‘Blade Runner,’ ‘Wonder,’ ‘Twin Peaks,’ ‘American Horror Story’ top Makeup and Hair Stylist Guild nominations

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) have announced nominations for outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater during 2017. Blade Runner 2049, Darkest Hour and Wonder were the top nominees in film with three nominations apiece. The Big Sick, Pitch Perfect 3, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and I, Tonya earned two. The Oscar …

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Casting Society of America (CSA) Artios Award Nominations

A handful of Oscar hopefuls added a guild nomination to their lists today, the Casting Society of America’s Artios Award. Among them: Dunkirk, The Post, Get Out, Lady Bird, Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri, The Shape of Water and I, Tonya. Some high-profile misses today were The Big Sick, Mudbound, Call Me By Your Name and Darkest Hour. While not the most …

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2018 Oscars: ‘Bright,’ ‘Victoria and Abdul,’ ‘I, Tonya’ among finalists in Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced today that seven films remain in competition for the Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar, among them are a few eye-openers. Netflix’s Bright, which debuts on the streaming service December 22nd made a surprise showing here. The $90M dollar blockbuster is pushing the boundaries for the streamer and certainly features some classically …

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2018 Oscar Predictions: THE SCREENPLAYS (December Part 1)

Call Me By Your Name remains atop the Adapted Screenplay list and really, why wouldn’t it? Not only is it a major Best Picture contender but the dearth of competition here makes it such lock that it’s almost pointless to pretend anything else will overtake it. The top four here are pretty solid, making the #5 quite open to just …

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2018 Oscar Predictions: SUPPORTING ACTRESS (December Part 1)

Despite her wins at the National Board of Review and the Los Angeles Film Critics Association,  Laurie Metcalf (Lady Bird) is still in second place to Allison Janney (I, Tonya) who rules the roost, albeit by a smaller margin this month. It will be interesting to see if these two actresses separate their wins where one earns more critics’ praise while the other dominates …

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2018 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTOR (December Part 1)

Since March, Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour) has ruled the top spot of our Best Actor charts with a perfect score of 100 for all but one month. Until now. Sure, it’s 99 and it might not seem like much but when you’re the presumed frontrunner (and winner) before anything actually begins, you only have down to go. Every other performance …

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Oscar Profile: WONDER

  Wonder Lionsgate – 11/17 Dir: Stephen Chbosky Cast: Jacob Tremblay, Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Daveed Diggs, Mandy Patinkin, Sonia Braga, Izabela Vidovic What It’s About: Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman. Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, …

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