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Critic’s Notebook: The 94th Academy Awards Were Already Bad, but Then They Got Worse

Will Smith responding to an ugly Chris Rock joke with on-stage assault was only the nadir of an Oscars telecast characterized by unsuccessful innovations and upstaged emotional moments.

Oscars: ‘CODA’ and Apple Make History With First Best Picture for a Streaming Service

CODA has taken Apple TV+ to where no streaming service has gone before. The film has captured best picture at Sunday’s Oscars, a first for a streaming service after years of Netflix and other competitors campaigning for such an honor. In 2016, Amazon’s Manchester by the Sea became the first film from a streamer to […]

How to Watch Oscar-Winning Film ‘CODA’ Online

The record-making Apple TV+ movie starring Marlee Matlin, Emilia Jones, Troy Kotsur and Daniel Durant is available to stream online.

Oscars: ‘CODA’s’ Sian Heder Thanks Deaf, CODA Collaborators for Being “Teachers” in Adapted Screenplay Win

Sian Heder has won best adapted screenplay for her film CODA at the 2022 Oscars. Adapted from the 2014 French-language film La Famille Bélier, CODA follows the Rossis, a blue-collar fishing family in Gloucester, Massachusetts, as their hearing daughter (played by Emilia Jones), who also acts as the family interpreter, is considering college. (CODA is […]

Inside MPTF’s “Night Before” Party With Oscar Nominees Andrew Garfield, Ariana DeBose and Javier Bardem

The Power of the Dog nominees and real-life couple Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons mingled with real-life pals who play the parents in CODA, Marlee Matlin and Troy Kotsur. Best actor nominee Andrew Garfield chatted with best supporting actress nominee Ariana DeBose, while Judi Dench held court and received congratulations left and right for her […]

Critics’ Conversation: ‘CODA’ Backlash, ‘Belfast’ Boredom and Other Oscar Frustrations and Fascinations

From loving 'Drive My Car' to hating 'Don't Look Up,' THR's chief film critic and arts & culture critic vent their hopes, fears and bafflement about this year's Academy Awards.

Oscars: New Details About ‘CODA’ Cast’s White House Visit (Exclusive)

Talk about an awards season closer! On Tuesday afternoon, as the final round of Academy Awards voting wound to a close, the principal cast of best picture Oscar nominee CODA — Emilia Jones, Troy Kotsur, Marlee Matlin and Daniel Durant — was not on the campaign trail in any traditional sense, but was, of all places, at […]

‘CODA’ Getting Musical Adaptation From Deaf West Theatre, Vendome Pictures and Pathe

Coda, Siân Heder’s triple-Oscar-nominated drama about a hearing person in a deaf family who discovers her singing talent, is getting a musical. CODA producers Vendôme Pictures and Pathé are partnering with Tony Award-winning Deaf West Theatre to develop a stage musical adaptation of the film, the companies unveiled on Wednesday. The news comes on the […]

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast and Video — Troy Kotsur (‘CODA’)

Troy Kotsur, the guest on this episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast (which is accompanied by video at the bottom of the post), is a trailblazer. Kotsur is a veteran of deaf theater who has appeared on Broadway and on TV shows including The Mandalorian en route to being cast in Sian Heder’s […]

Does the Academy Favor Male-Driven Stories for Its Top Prize?

The 2021 Oscar ceremony was an anomaly across the board, from the somber tone to the intimate setting to the detrimental choice of naming best actor as the final award of the evening. But the strangest sight of all was witnessing a spate of women gather on the dais to accept the best picture trophy. […]

PGA Awards Analysis: ‘CODA’ Win Makes Best Picture Oscar Race a True Toss-Up, Here’s Why

Following the conclusion of Saturday evening’s 33rd annual Producers Guild of America Awards, as I made my way out of the Fairmont Century Plaza hotel in Century City, I spotted something in the distance that had been set up for Sunday’s Los Angeles Marathon, but is just as applicable to the Oscar race: the finish […]

PGA Awards: ‘CODA,’ ‘Succession’ Take Top Honors

CODA, Succession and Ted Lasso prevailed at the 2022 Producers Guild Awards on Saturday. Taking the top prize, CODA won the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for outstanding producer of theatrical motion pictures over fellow nominees Being the Ricardos, Belfast, Don’t Look Up, Dune, King Richard, Licorice Pizza, The Power of the Dog, West Side Story and Tick, Tick … Boom!. […]