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Emma Ago, Evan Powell Upped at MadRiver Pictures in Development and Production

Trial of the Chicago 7 and Worth outfit MadRiver Pictures has upped exec Emma Ago and Evan Powell in development and production. Ago has been named vp development and production at the Marc Butan-headed company, with Powell raised to creative executive. Ago, who started her career at WME, joined MadRiver from Imagine Entertainment, where she […]

Oscars Snubs: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis and ‘Trial of the Chicago 7’ Shut Out

Others failing to win at this year's awards ceremony after multiple nominations included Glenn Close and Diane Warren.

Artios Awards: ‘Borat 2,’ ‘Trial of the Chicago 7,’ ‘Minari’ Among Film Winners

The Casting Society of America handed out prizes in categories spanning TV, film and theater in a virtual event hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown.

Music Supervisors Guild Awards: ‘Soul,’ ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,’ ‘Promising Young Woman’ Among Film Winners

Stevie Wonder honored Quincy Jones at the virtual event, where founding president Maureen Crowe was also recognized.

‘Trial of the Chicago 7’ Wins LA Press Club’s Veritas Award for Best Film Based on Real People/Events

Past honorees include 'Spotlight' and 'Green Book,' which went on to win the best picture Oscar.

Critics Choice Awards: ‘Nomadland’ Wins Best Picture

On the TV side, 'The Crown' dominated the drama categories and 'Ted Lasso' emerged triumphant in the comedy categories, as 'The Queen's Gambit' was named best limited series.

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards: ‘The United States vs. Billie Holiday’ Named Best Picture

'The Trial of the Chicago 7' won two awards as Sophia Loren and Anthony Hopkins won best actress and best actor prizes, respectively.

Black Panther Bobby Seale’s Mistreatment During ‘Chicago 7’ Trial Highlighted in New NYC Art Show

 Seale's being gagged and shackled in court has prompted a new exhibit by artist Karon Davis at Jeffrey Deitch gallery in New York (March 6 to April 24) titled 'No Good Deed Goes Unpunished.'

‘Sound of Metal,’ ‘Trial Of The Chicago 7’ Among CAS Sound Mixers Awards Nominees

'The Mandalorian' received a pair of nominations in television.

Berlin: International Buyers Up in Arms Over Buy-Back Proposals Post-‘Coda’ (Exclusive)

With streamers paying big for global rights to films already pre-sold to the foreign buyers — see Apple's $25 million deal for Sundance hit 'Coda' —international distributors are worried sales companies could introduce mandatory 'kill fees' to force them to sell back hits.

Golden Globes Snubs: ‘Mank,’ ‘Promising Young Woman’ Among Top Film Nominees Shut Out

Five-time film nominee 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' only won one award out of the five for which it was nominated, with 'Ozark' and 'The Undoing' among the TV series with multiple nominations that failed to win a single award.

From ‘The Trial of Chicago 7’ to ‘Judas & the Black Messiah’: The Overlapping Themes of This Year’s Award Contenders

Whether due to coincidence or deeper cultural shifts, there's a genuine dialogue among a number of awards hopefuls as they debate the politics of the '60s, the role of Black artists and even the metaphor of the organ grinder and the monkey.