The Race
Santa Barbara Film Fest: 'Spotlight' Honorees Argue That Movies Can Make a Difference
Santa Barbara Film Fest: 'Spotlight' Honorees Argue That Movies Can Make a Difference
The film's co-writer/director Tom McCarthy presented the fest's American Riviera Award to Michael Keaton ("our captain") and Rachel McAdams ("our heart"), while also complimenting Mark Ruffalo, who was a late cancellation.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — William Shatner ('Star Trek')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — William Shatner ('Star Trek')
The 84-year-old legend muses about the possibility of reinhabiting Capt. Kirk ('How would they handle it, in science-fiction terms? I'm older, I'm heavier'), Harrison Ford's return to 'Star Wars' ('He needed a new airplane'), his seances with DeForest Kelley ('He's haunting a southern mansion') and his feud with George Takei as 'Star Trek' turns 50.
Ex-Oscars Publicist: "Astounded, Shocked and Baffled" by Board's "Rush to Judgment" (Guest Column)
Ex-Oscars Publicist: "Astounded, Shocked and Baffled" by Board's "Rush to Judgment" (Guest Column)
Robert Werden, a member of the public relations branch who worked for the Academy for 18 years, writes, "What has happened here may well become a class project in a college PR 101 class."
'12 Years a Slave' Screenwriter on Oscar Diversity: "We Are Not the Fringe" (Guest Column)
'12 Years a Slave' Screenwriter on Oscar Diversity: "We Are Not the Fringe" (Guest Column)
John Ridley, who won the best adapted screenplay Oscar and is a member of the writers branch, asserts, "We can’t simply lament circumstances at the end of each year ... we must work to secure our own vibrancy."
First Black Oscar-Winning Director: Rather Than Boycotting Ceremony, Support Push for Change
First Black Oscar-Winning Director: Rather Than Boycotting Ceremony, Support Push for Change
Roger Ross Williams, an Oscar-winning member of the documentary branch who won the best director of a doc prize at Sundance on Saturday, says, "I applaud Cheryl Boone Isaacs and the Board of Governors for the changes they are making."
SAG Awards: 'Spotlight' Victory Confirms We Have an Oscar Race, Folks! (Analysis)
SAG Awards: 'Spotlight' Victory Confirms We Have an Oscar Race, Folks! (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst explains why Saturday's wins for Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson and Alicia Vikander bode very well for their prospects at the Oscars — and why best pic remains too close to call.
SAG Awards: Scott Feinberg's Predictions
SAG Awards: Scott Feinberg's Predictions
THR's awards analyst breaks down this year's races by looking at the history of the categories and contenders, the dates of voting, the huge importance of screeners and more.
GLAAD Chief on #OscarsSoWhite: "Images Matter" (Guest Column)
GLAAD Chief on #OscarsSoWhite: "Images Matter" (Guest Column)
"Media has the responsibility to reflect the audiences it serves," writes Sarah Kate Ellis.
Oscar Voter: Don't "Capitulate to a Handful of Whiners" and Punish Me Because I Can't Find Work
Oscar Voter: Don't "Capitulate to a Handful of Whiners" and Punish Me Because I Can't Find Work
Bill Mumy, a member of the Academy's actors branch, weighs in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and the response to it.
Gay Female Oscar Voter to Academy: Don't Kick Me Out "to Help You Deal With a Publicity Nightmare"
Gay Female Oscar Voter to Academy: Don't Kick Me Out "to Help You Deal With a Publicity Nightmare"
Patricia Resnick, a member of the Academy's writers branch who wrote '9 to 5,' weighs in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and the response to it.
Oscar Voter Who Once Ran Studios Chides Academy for "Exchanging Purported Racism With Ageism"
Oscar Voter Who Once Ran Studios Chides Academy for "Exchanging Purported Racism With Ageism"
David Kirkpatrick, a member of the Academy's executives branch, weighs in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy and the response to it.
Feinberg Forecast: The Oscar Race as It Heads Into February
Feinberg Forecast: The Oscar Race as It Heads Into February
THR's awards analyst checks in on the race just days after the Producers Guild of America Awards and ahead of the Screen Actors Guild Awards.