The Race
The Academy Is Suddenly Becoming More International —  And Here's Why (Analysis)
The Academy Is Suddenly Becoming More International — And Here's Why (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst explains why the Oscars-voting body, which hasn't always welcomed foreign-born talent, this year invited more than three dozen filmmakers from beyond the U.S. and the U.K.
Feinberg Forecast: Scott Updates Last Week's Categories, Also Assesses the New Variety Races
Feinberg Forecast: Scott Updates Last Week's Categories, Also Assesses the New Variety Races
In the wake of the variety series category splitting into two, with 'SNL' now vying in a different category (variety sketch) than its five fellow nominees from last year (variety talk), THR's awards analyst projects which talk show is poised to land a nom for the first time — or, perhaps, the first time in years.
'Selma's Ava DuVernay Among Diverse Academy Board Candidates: Full List Revealed (Exclusive)
'Selma's Ava DuVernay Among Diverse Academy Board Candidates: Full List Revealed (Exclusive)
Twenty-seven women (including Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy and Fox's Stacey Snider) and seven minorities are among this year's 67 candidates to head the Oscars organization, which has long faced criticism for being dominated by older white men.
Emmys: Does the New Voting Process Mean 'Louie' Will Finally Beat 'Modern Family'?
Emmys: Does the New Voting Process Mean 'Louie' Will Finally Beat 'Modern Family'?
Fatigue over repeat winners spurred the TV Academy to open up its post-noms voting to an unprecedented number of its members. But will the overhaul actually signal a goodbye to perennialshello to perennial bridesmaids and newbies?
Emmys: Women Writers Stake Claim
Emmys: Women Writers Stake Claim
Emmy (slowly) has embraced female scribes at the podium. Will this year mark an even bigger presence?
Oscars at Mid-Year: Which Films Are Already Contenders? (Analysis)
Oscars at Mid-Year: Which Films Are Already Contenders? (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst explains why Brian Wilson biopic 'Love & Mercy,' Pixar blockbuster 'Inside Out,' Scientology doc 'Going Clear' and Hungarian Holocaust drama 'Son of Saul,' among others, stand a good shot at being remembered by the Academy.
Composer Elliot Goldenthal on Juggling Film, Theatre and Ballet in One Year: "It Keeps Me Refreshed"
Composer Elliot Goldenthal on Juggling Film, Theatre and Ballet in One Year: "It Keeps Me Refreshed"
The Oscar winner's latest collaboration with his life partner Julie Taymor — a filmed version of their 2013 staging of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' — hits select movie theaters for one nightly only on June 22.
Emmys Drama Race: Which Show Will Fill the Void Created by the Departure of 'Breaking Bad'?
Emmys Drama Race: Which Show Will Fill the Void Created by the Departure of 'Breaking Bad'?
A plethora of shows — among them past winner 'Mad Men' and perennial bridesmaid 'Game of Thrones' — have a real shot in the AMC hit's former category, not only at landing one of an unprecedented seven nomination slots, but at taking home gold.
Emmys: How the New Guest-Star Rules Shake Up the Acting Categories
Emmys: How the New Guest-Star Rules Shake Up the Acting Categories
Gone are the days when an actor could game the system and score a guest-star trophy for a full-season arc.
Emmys: What the Film World's TV Takeover Means for This Year's Hopefuls
Emmys: What the Film World's TV Takeover Means for This Year's Hopefuls
In a year in which an unprecedented number of 'film actors' — including dozens of Oscar nominees and winners — are making waves on TV, THR's awards analyst breaks down the causes and effects of their exodus from the big screen to the small screen.
Emmys: David Letterman Could Battle Newcomers John Oliver, Larry Wilmore, James Corden for Final Late-Night Slot
Emmys: David Letterman Could Battle Newcomers John Oliver, Larry Wilmore, James Corden for Final Late-Night Slot
THR's awards analyst assesses who is likely to be helped most by the TV Academy's decision to split its variety series Emmy into two awards, one for variety talk and the other for variety sketch.
Emmys: Why the Academy Needs to Recognize More Web TV Providers
Emmys: Why the Academy Needs to Recognize More Web TV Providers
THR's awards analyst examines a conundrum: the growing quantity and quality of Internet TV offerings — from Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and others — and their relative absence from the Emmy telecast.