The Race
Feinberg Forecast: Final Predictions for the 89th Oscar Nominations
Feinberg Forecast: Final Predictions for the 89th Oscar Nominations
THR's awards columnist locks in his picks ahead of Tuesday's announcement, projecting a field-leading — and record-tying — 14 noms for 'La La Land.'
Feinberg Forecast: Oscar Standings During a Week of Purgatory
Feinberg Forecast: Oscar Standings During a Week of Purgatory
Oscar nomination voting ended Friday, but the noms won't be revealed until Jan. 24. In the meantime, THR's awards analyst offers his best guess of where things stand, factoring in the BAFTA, Directors Guild, Costume Designers Guild, Makeup and Hair Stylists Guild and American Society of Cinematographers noms, the LA Film Critics Association awards ceremony and the Palm Springs Film Fest.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Ryan Reynolds ('Deadpool')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Ryan Reynolds ('Deadpool')
The red-hot star reflects on the ups and downs of 25-plus years in the biz, from the indie he calls "one of my favorite movies" to the studio bomb that "just never really understood what it was" to one of 2016's biggest blockbusters ("I was born to play this guy"), which could even land Oscar love ("I can certainly promise one f—ing crazy reaction video").
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Vince Vaughn ('Hacksaw Ridge')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Vince Vaughn ('Hacksaw Ridge')
The fan favorite discusses breaking through in 'Swingers,' not being seen as funny until after 'Old School' and 'Dodgeball,' the intention of 'The Break-Up' ("I really designed it to go from comedy to drama"), his decade in the cold ("I didn't follow through") and his career-reboot in Mel Gibson's acclaimed war film.
Publicist to Academy: Don't Ban Us From Oscar Nominations Announcement (Guest Column)
Publicist to Academy: Don't Ban Us From Oscar Nominations Announcement (Guest Column)
A longtime awards consultant expresses her disappointment in the Academy, which no longer will unveil its nominations before a live audience at its Beverly Hills headquarters: "Nomination morning means more to me than the actual Oscars ceremony."
Palm Springs Fest: Foreign-Language Directors on Their Movies' Origins, Obstacles and Oscar Hopes
Palm Springs Fest: Foreign-Language Directors on Their Movies' Origins, Obstacles and Oscar Hopes
The directors of the Oscar-shortlisted entries from Canada, Iran, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland sat down at the fest with THR's awards columnist.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Viggo Mortensen ('Captain Fantastic')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Viggo Mortensen ('Captain Fantastic')
The Oscar-nominated veteran reflects on his early years of struggle as an actor, the tumultuous 'Lord of the Rings' production ("I don't think anybody knew it was gonna be the huge success it became"), turning down an invitation to join the Academy ("I've changed my mind since then") and the odds-defying success of the film for which he's received best actor Golden Globe, SAG, BAFTA and Spirit noms.
DGA Nominations: 'Lion' Roars, 'Birth of a Nation' Reborn, 'Deadpool' Stays Alive
DGA Nominations: 'Lion' Roars, 'Birth of a Nation' Reborn, 'Deadpool' Stays Alive
No guild has a longer or stronger track record of anticipating the nominees for both the best picture and best director Oscars.
TCM Film Fest: Peter Bogdanovich Will Be Among Special Guests (Exclusive)
TCM Film Fest: Peter Bogdanovich Will Be Among Special Guests (Exclusive)
The fest also will showcase several world premiere restoration screenings, anniversary screenings and live music events.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — J. Ralph ('Jim: The James Foley Story')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — J. Ralph ('Jim: The James Foley Story')
The 41-year-old former prodigy is the only person who ever has been Oscar-nominated for multiple songs featured in documentaries.
Feinberg Forecast: Checking In Amid Oscar Nominations Voting
Feinberg Forecast: Checking In Amid Oscar Nominations Voting
The AFI honored its top 10 films, the Golden Globes were handed out and the WGA, BAFTA and the PGA all released their nominations, so THR's awards columnist has adjusted his charts accordingly.
Producers Guild Nominations: 'Deadpool' Is In and 'Sully' Is Out — But Will the Academy Agree?
Producers Guild Nominations: 'Deadpool' Is In and 'Sully' Is Out — But Will the Academy Agree?
THR's awards columnist notes that the PGA has a predilection for big movies that made a lot of money — which means that its nomination of 'Lion,' a little movie that has grossed less than $10 million domestically, should not be ignored.