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‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Jane Campion (‘The Power of the Dog’)

Jane Campion, the guest on this episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast, is universally regarded as one of the great filmmakers of our time, and by many as the greatest female filmmaker of all time. The New York Times has called Campion — whose work dates back 40 years and includes 1989’s Sweetie, 1993’s The […]

Jane Campion Apologizes to Venus and Serena Williams for “Thoughtless Comment” at Critics Choice Awards

Jane Campion has apologized for a “thoughtless comment” she made toward tennis legends Serena and Venus Williams at the Critics Choice Awards on Sunday night that has stirred up backlash online. “I made a thoughtless comment equating what I do in the film world with all that Serena Williams and Venus Williams have achieved. I […]

Oscars: ‘Power of the Dog’ Emerges as Clear Frontrunner After Jam-Packed Awards Weekend

This last weekend before the start of the final round of Oscars voting March 17 was packed with important Oscar “precursors” on both sides of the Atlantic — the Directors Guild of America Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards in London and the Critics Choice […]

Critics Choice Awards Winner Jane Campion Tells Williams Sisters She Faces a Competition Hurdle They Do Not: Men

Jane Campion took note of other women who have broken down barriers during her acceptance speech for best director at the Critics Choice Awards on Sunday, including Venus and Serena Williams, but noted that she still had another obstacle that even they didn’t face. “It’s absolutely stunning tonight to be here among so many incredible […]

Critics Choice Awards: Eight Things the TV Cameras Missed

Sunday night’s 27th annual Critics Choice Awards once again brought together a star-studded group of nominees across TV and film, but some of the best moments of the Century City-based show didn’t make it to air. With The Hollywood Reporter inside the room, here are the top things the TV cameras didn’t show. Thoughts for Ukraine […]

‘Succession’ Star Sarah Snook Misses Critics Choice Awards After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Succession star Sarah Snook was unable to accept her Critics Choice Award in person Sunday after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier that day, her castmates revealed. The cast shared the news in the press room backstage following Snook’s win for her role in HBO’s financial family drama, which also took home honors for best drama […]

Critics Choice Awards: Winners List

The Power of the Dog was named best picture at the Critics Choice Awards, which were handed out Sunday in categories encompassing film and television. The film’s helmer, Jane Campion, also was named best director. Belfast won the award for the best ensemble in a movie. Troy Kotsur continued his winning streak after picking up […]

Billy Crystal Accepts Lifetime Achievement Honor at Critics Choice Awards: “There’s So Much More to Come”

At Sunday’s 27th annual Critics Choice Awards, legendary comedian and actor Billy Crystal accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award from his peer Jimmy Kimmel.  Introducing Crystal, Kimmel joked about how superior the Critics Choice Awards are to the People’s Choice Awards, saying “the people are kinda stupid.” Kimmel went on to sing the praises of Crystal’s […]

Critics Choice Awards: All the Best Looks From Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, Maggie Gyllenhaal and More

Sunday night’s Critics Choice Awards capped a day of glamorous red-carpet style, with the event kicking off mere seconds, it seemed, after the British Academy Film Awards had wrapped in London. Perhaps most impressive, many stars — including Ariana DeBose, Caitriona Balfe and Alaina Haim — not only attended both events (with Critics Choice smartly […]

Critics Choice Awards Honoree Halle Berry Pledges to “Tell Stories That Don’t Fit Preconceived Notions”

Halle Berry spoke about the importance of storytelling to highlight “individual circumstances” when she accepted the SeeHer Award during the 2022 Critics Choice Awards on Sunday. After thanking the Critics Choice Awards and SeeHer for the honor, Berry shared the story of the first time she read the script for her directorial debut, Bruised. “I […]

Critics Choice Awards: Maria Bakalova, Michael Keaton and More Show Support for Ukraine Amid War With Russia

Presenter Maria Bakalova addressed the ongoing war in Ukraine during the 2022 Critics Choice Awards on Sunday. She showed her support for the people of Ukraine while taking the stage to announce the best supporting actor category. Bakalova — who won best supporting actress at the Critics Choice Awards in 2021 for her role in […]

‘Hacks’ Star Hannah Einbinder Is Wearing an Armani Tuxedo at Critics Choice Awards (Exclusive Photos)

Carve out a signature style: That’s the advice stylist Kevin Ericson has for clients who are relatively new to the red carpet. And that’s the plan that he and client Hannah Einbinder have carried out since the actress broke out last year on the critically adored HBO Max show Hacks. Einbinder has alternated between classic […]