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The Oscar Map #2: “Lady Bird” Comes On Strong, But “The Post” Is Still the Movie to Beat Thanks to Meryl Streep

Unfairly or not, Ridley Scott’s “All the Money in the World” is now doomed as far as awards go in the wake of the Kevin Spacey scandal.

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Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” Leads IFP Gotham Awards with Four Nominations

GothamsGetOUtTN“Call Me By Your Name,” “Lady Bird,” “The Florida Project”& “Columbus” also receive multiple nominations.

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A Record 92 Countries Submit Films for the Oscar Foreign Language Race

oscarforeignlanguageTNAngelina Jolie and Michael Haneke are two of the more high-profile filmmakers among the 92 whose films were submitted, which will have to be culled down to a shortlist of nine with the final five nominees announced in January.

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EMMY AWARDS Review: Stephen Colbert Brings Humor and Inclusivity

donald gloverThe Emmy Awards happily danced through the three hours but never left a moment without touching on the larger conversations of diversity and the current White House administration.

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Donald Glover, Lena Waithe Make History With Emmy Wins on Night Stressing Diversity

donald glover emmy small Atlanta‘s Donald Glover became the first black director to win Best Directing for a Comedy Series at Sunday night’s Primetime Emmy Awards, while Lena Waithe became the first black woman to ever win a Best Writing for a Comedy Series Emmy.

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Primetime Emmys 2017: “Handmaid’s Tale,” “Big Little Lies” Win Big (Complete Winners List)

emmy statue small The Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, with The Handmaid’s Tale, Veep and Big Little Lies coming out on top. Here is a full list of winners.

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Stephen Colbert Opens Emmys with Song, Dance, & Politics

emmys excerpt“Tonight, we binge ourselves,” declared this year’s Emmy host Stephen Colbert. Delivering a solid start to the awards show, Colbert began the night with a pre-taped portion of song, dance, before heading into a live monologue that doubled down on the political humor that has made him the biggest name in late-night this year.

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Toronto: Martin McDonagh’s “Three Billboards” Wins This Year’s Grolsch People’s Choice Award

The crime drama from the filmmaker behind In Bruges stars Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell and Woody Harrelson.

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Primetime Emmys 2017: Our Favorite Nominated Moments of the Year (Videos)

emmy moments we love small From Reese Witherspoon’s Big Little Lies speech to Kate McKinnon’s Saturday Night Live song to heartbreaking This Is Us moments from Sterling K. Brown and Ron Cephas Jones, here are our favorite Emmy-nominated moments of 2017.

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Primetime Emmys 2017: Records that Could Be Broken By This Year’s Winners

julia louis dreyfus emmys small Can Stranger Things challenge The West Wing? Is Westworld the new Game of Thrones? Will Julia Louis-Dreyfus outdo… herself?

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Creative Arts Emmys 2017: “Stranger Things,” “Westworld” Win Big (Complete Winners List)

stranger-things-excerpt Stranger Things, Westworld and Saturday Night Live all took home five wins on the precursor to the main show at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards Sunday night.

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Telluride Jumps the Gun on Oscar Season with 31 Announced Titles

ShapeofWaterTNRunning over the Labor Day weekend, the annual film festival has earned its reputation as the place where the year’s Oscar frontrunners get seen for the first time by many Academy members and others in the industry. Angelina Jolie, Alexander Payne, Joe Wright and Rebecca Miller are some of the filmmakers presenting films this year.

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The Oscar Map #1: Will Netflix Land Its First Best Picture Nod With “Mudbound,” This Year’s Most Diverse Contender?

2017 Oscar Map #1Last year’s crop of acting nominees featured seven performers of color, but expect a regression on the diversity front this year even though Denzel Washington seems like a shoo-in for Roman Israel, Esq.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Awards Season Kicks Off With This Oscar-Centric Episode Co-Hosted by Jeffrey Wells (Video)

Meet the Movie Press Jeffrey WellsThe samurai poet of Hollywood Elsewhere joins me to discuss the box office prospects of Stephen King’s It and the merits of Richard Rushfield’s industry newsletter The Ankler.

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“In A Heartbeat” Animated Short Is All The Rage This Past Week

heartbeatexcerptAn animated short film by Beth David and Esteban Bravo, done as a senior thesis project at the Ringling College of Art & Design, went viral this week with nearly 18 million views on YouTube.

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The Oscar Buzz for Maggie Betts’ “Novitiate” Begins With Its First Trailer (VIDEO)

novitiateexcerptMaggie Betts’ feature debut, a coming-of-age drama, starring Margaret Qualley, Melissa Leo, and Julianne Nicholson, received a lot of buzz out of Sundance and will play at TIFF before its October 27 release date.

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“Apes” Star Andy Serkis Proves Motion-Capture Actors Deserve Awards Love Too

Andy Serkis Apes OscarMo-cap work demands more of actors emotionally, physically and mentally, because they are using their imagination to create the environment, establish relationships and set the scene. The visual effects exist to serve the physical performance, not “enhance” it, writes John Rocha.

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These Emmys Might Mean More If the Voters Actually Watched the Shows

Gillian Anderson American Gods ExcerptThere’s a big difference between the Emmys and every other major awards show. Besides the TV half of the Golden Globes, only the Emmys allow for repeat nominees and winners, because every year, new content is being created for the same shows. Herein lies the issue. Emmy voters are lazy, and the question has to be asked whether or not the majority of them are even watching the shows for which they’re voting.

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Emmy Nominations 2017: Claire Danes, “The Americans” Among Biggest Snubs

Homeland Another year of awards, another round of snubs. Claire Danes, the final seasons of Girls and The Leftovers and past winners were left out in the cold this year.

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Emmy Nominations 2017: The Complete List of Nominees

big little lies smallNominations were announced Thursday morning for the 2017 Emmy Awards. Veep star Anna Chlumsky and SWAT star Shemar Moore did the honors at the Wolf Theater in Los Angeles.

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Watch the 2017 Emmy Nominations Announcement Live (Video)

526513588small Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore are set to announce the nominees of the 2017 Emmy Awards live on Thursday morning a 8:30 a.m. PST.

Watch the announcement live here.

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2017 Emmys: Who Should Be Nominated, From Mary Elizabeth Winstead to “The Expanse”

emmys-excerptWith HBO’s Game of Thrones and Netflix’s GLOW out of the running, we’ve been discussing the possible nominees, so here are our picks.

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Chris Pratt, Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth Join Chris Pine In… The Academy

Chris Trio Joins AcademyWith actors like Dwayne Johnson, Simon Pegg and Riz Ahmed joining the club, plus directors Jordan Peele and Joss Whedon and longtime publicist Bumble Ward, the Academy definitely got a lot cooler today.

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The Complete List of 2017 TV Critics Awards Nominations

Handmaid's Tale ExcerptThe Television Critics Association announced their nominations for the 2017 awards, giving Hulu its very first nomination for the critically acclaimed series The Handmaid’s Tale.

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Tony Awards 2017: Complete List of Winners

tony-excerpt From visionary newcomers like the buzzy Dear Evan Hansen and Come From Away to amazing revivals like Six Degrees of Separation, Hello, Dolly!, and Miss Saigon, check out who walked away with a Tony on Broadway’s biggest night! UPDATED LIVE!

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The Complete List of Winners from the 26th MTV Movie Awards

mtv movie awards excerptThe 26th annual MTV Movie Awards was not its usual event this weekend as it was the first time it combined movie and television categories and removed gendered categories. Beauty and the Beast was the big winner of the night, taking home multiple statues and being the inspiration for the event’s opening number.

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The Complete List of 2017 Tony Award Nominations

Great Comet ExcerptAs the lines between Hollywood and Broadway become more and more blurred, Christopher Jackson and Jane Krakowski announced the nominations for the 2017 Tony Awards Tuesday morning, with the War & Peace musical Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 leading the pack.

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“Atlanta”, “VEEP” Among Those Named as Peabody Award Winners in Entertainment

atlanta-excerptThe Peabody Awards are rolling out the recipients of the prestigious accolade and today they announced their entertainment winners which included the critically acclaimed FX series Atlanta created by and starring Donald Glover as well as the HBO comedy VEEP.

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Amy Adams Named 31st Recipient of American Cinematheque Award

Amy Adams ExcerptThough she still has yet to receive the Oscar, although she’s been nominated five times, Amy Adams will receive the American Cinematheque Award at this year’s ceremony on November 10 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

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“Get Out” Leads MTV Movie & TV Awards Nominations as Networks Breaks Ground with Non-Gendered Categories

get-out-excerptMTV is giving their annual entertainment award show two big changes this year. Plus, Jordan Peele’s hit horror film Get Out leads the nominations with six nods.

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