The Race
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Barry Jenkins ('Moonlight')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Barry Jenkins ('Moonlight')
The 37-year-old who could become the first black filmmaker to win the best director Oscar reflects on how his tumultuous childhood has informed his work, the pals who have been by his side ever since film school and the causes and effects of the eight-year gap between his debut feature and his taboo-busting masterpiece.
'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.
BAFTAs: Casey Affleck, Dev Patel Wins Don't Necessarily Point the Way to Oscars
BAFTAs: Casey Affleck, Dev Patel Wins Don't Necessarily Point the Way to Oscars
THR's awards analyst notes that the awards, which are chosen by a group that includes some 500 Academy members, have a shaky track record at predicting the Oscars.
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 — Dev Patel ('Lion')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Dev Patel ('Lion')
The 26-year-old British actor reflects on the life-changing impact of 'Slumdog Millionaire' — good and bad ("It was like being in a gold-plated cage") — and why he so aggressively pursued and transformed himself for the film for which he just became only the third person of Indian descent ever to receive an acting Oscar nom: "A script like this — a journey like this — is never gonna come around again."
Feinberg Forecast: Less Than a Week Remaining Before Final Oscar Voting
Feinberg Forecast: Less Than a Week Remaining Before Final Oscar Voting
THR's awards analyst steps away from the Santa Barbara International Film Festival to attend the Oscar Nominees Luncheon and take the temperature of all 24 Oscar categories.
Academy President Rebukes Trump's Travel Ban at Oscar Nominees Luncheon: "Art Has No Borders"
Academy President Rebukes Trump's Travel Ban at Oscar Nominees Luncheon: "Art Has No Borders"
As she welcomed guests to the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon, ahead of the 'class photo,' Cheryl Boone Isaacs said the Academy has made "real progress" in terms of inclusion and diversity.
Santa Barbara Film Fest: 8 Breakthrough Stars Take Their Place in the Spotlight
Santa Barbara Film Fest: 8 Breakthrough Stars Take Their Place in the Spotlight
Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Simon Helberg, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Janelle Monae, Ruth Negga, Dev Patel and Aaron Taylor-Johnson each received a Virtuoso Award.