The Race
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Kevin O'Connell ('Hacksaw Ridge')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Kevin O'Connell ('Hacksaw Ridge')
No one in Oscar history has received more nominations without a win than this sound mixer, whose 21 noms span 33 years, and who explains how he does what he does and why the Academy's voting process has room for improvement.
Oscars 2017: Who Will Win, Who Should Win
Oscars 2017: Who Will Win, Who Should Win
THR's awards analyst Scott Feinberg predicts the winners while chief film critic Todd McCarthy offers his picks for who really deserves the Academy Award.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Damien Chazelle ('La La Land')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Damien Chazelle ('La La Land')
The 32-year-old, who already has helmed two best picture Oscar nominees and is poised to become the youngest best director Oscar winner ever, reflects on the roots of his passion for music and movies, the Harvard pal who became his closest collaborator and the rollercoaster of a journey to realizing his dream of making an original movie musical.
Oscars: Contenders Make Closing Arguments Throughout Stressed-Out City of Stars
Oscars: Contenders Make Closing Arguments Throughout Stressed-Out City of Stars
THR's awards analyst summarizes where and how nominees are courting votes in the final days before Oscar ballots are due.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Isabelle Huppert ('Elle')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Isabelle Huppert ('Elle')
The "Meryl Streep of France," finally an Oscar nominee at the age of 63, discusses her close collaborations with Claude Chabrol and Michael Haneke, her attraction to "perverse, manipulative, icy" characters and the controversial new film for which she's received the best notices of her career.
Oscars: Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Planning 'Bonnie and Clyde' Reunion (Exclusive)
Oscars: Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway Planning 'Bonnie and Clyde' Reunion (Exclusive)
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the classic film, the stars have agreed to present the best picture award on the Feb. 26 telecast.
How 'La La Land' Brought to Life That Crazy Party Sequence (Exclusive Video)
How 'La La Land' Brought to Life That Crazy Party Sequence (Exclusive Video)
The "Someone in the Crowd" sequence early in the film displays a remarkable combination of beautiful choreography, production design, cinematography, film editing and music.
Feinberg Forecast: The Final Round of Oscar Voting Is Underway
Feinberg Forecast: The Final Round of Oscar Voting Is Underway
THR's awards analyst updates his picks in the aftermath of the BAFTA, USC Scripter, Art Directors Guild, Society of Camera Operators, NAACP Image and Grammy awards.
USC Scripter Awards: Why It Matters That 'Moonlight' Won (Analysis)
USC Scripter Awards: Why It Matters That 'Moonlight' Won (Analysis)
The last six recipients of this award, which celebrates adapted screenplays and the written works that inspired them, went on to win the best adapted screenplay Oscar.
Oscars: Why Casey Affleck and Others Should Be Judged Only for Their Work Onscreen
Oscars: Why Casey Affleck and Others Should Be Judged Only for Their Work Onscreen
Academy voters shouldn't be swayed by personal allegations against a nominee when deciding how to cast their votes, write THR's Scott Feinberg and Gregg Kilday.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Lin-Manuel Miranda ('Moana')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Lin-Manuel Miranda ('Moana')
Poised to become, at 36, the youngest EGOT in history, the creator of 'Hamilton' reflects on that groundbreaking musical's origins and success, realizing his lifelong dream of writing music for a Disney movie while at the center of his show's "wonderful tsunami," the roots of his love of music and theater and the ambitions he has not yet fulfilled. (And yes, there will be a 'Hamilton' movie.)
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Emma Stone ('La La Land')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Emma Stone ('La La Land')
The 28-year-old critics' darling and fan favorite opens up about overcoming "debilitating" childhood anxiety through acting, moving to Hollywood at 15 (and changing her name and dyeing her hair), finding magical chemistry with Ryan Gosling in three films and, under the oversight of Damien Chazelle, breathing new life into the American movie musical.