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Gregg Kilday

Will Oscar Voters Take a Cue From Critics’ Picks?

While awards season may be getting off to a slow, COVID-delayed start, the main critics groups in New York and L.A. haven't waited to bestow their accolades. But, lacking an overwhelming consensus…

Oscars: 48 Documentary Features That Showcase History in Real Time

Directors of these feature documentaries tapped into the instances, big and small, that define the stories of humanity worldwide, allowing audiences to reflect…

Oscar Contenders Worry Screening by Streaming Does Their Films an Injustice

With theaters shuttered, voters have started watching this year's awards contenders online, but the movies could disappoint when viewed on home systems and may pale in comparison to all the lavish…

Why the Oscars Should Expect a Mean Tweet From Trump

The presidential contest may have been decided, but that doesn't mean politics is over. Awards contenders — from to — are full of blue state agendas and red state critiques. Even Borat could crash…

Pixar Co-Founder Ed Catmull to Retire

Pixar co-founder Ed Catmull has announced his retirement. The president of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios will step down next year, according to a release Tuesday from Disney. He will stay…

Oscars: 87 Countries Submit Films in Foreign-Language Category

Eighty-seven countries have submitted films for consideration in the foreign-language film category for the 91st Academy Awards.

David Henry Hwang to Write Animated Film ‘Tiger Empress’ for Pearl Studio

David Henry Hwang is writing animated film 'Tiger Empress' for Pearl Studio, where Justinian Huang has been named head of development.

Lisa Halliday Joins ID Public Relations Firm

The agency has also promoted a trio of execs to senior vp status.

MGM Hires Chris Brearton to Serve as COO

He previously represented the studio as a managing partner at Latham & Watkins.

Director Paul Schrader Clarifies Harvey Weinstein Comments

The filmmaker criticized Weinstein for re-editing films, but drew criticism himself for seeming to downplay the charges of sexual harrassment.

Oscars: 92 Films Submitted in Foreign-Language Category

Nominations will be announced Jan. 23.

Anthony Bourdain, Sarah Jessica Parker Among Produced By: New York Speakers

The Producers Guild of America's fourth annual New York conference will be held Oct. 28.