Say it ain’t so! Longtime producing partners Will Ferrell and Adam McKay have mutually agreed to go their separate ways. This will bring an end to their production company Gary Sanchez. From Deadline, the pair first met when they were hired onto SNL the same day back in 1995. Over their 13 years together, Ferrell
The Writers Guild is hosting their annual awards ceremony Sunday night, one week ahead of the Academy Awards on February 24th. It is important to note that the WGA, like most guilds in the film industry, recognize achievements in mediums outside of film as well; however, I will only include the film categories here in
Last night was the Critics’ Choice Awards, the ceremony where every film critic who is somebody come together to honor the year that just was in film. The Critics’ Choice Awards are mostly important for your Oscar pool because no other organization has a better track record for accurately predicting that year’s Academy Award Winners.
The Directors Guild of America recently announced their nominees for their annual DGA awards. The DGA’s are yet another high-profile stop on the road to the Academy Awards on February 24th. The categories here include film, television and commercials; however, for the sake of this blog, I have chosen to include only the feature film
Every movie–good or bad, big or small– starts the same way, as words on a page. Those words tell a story and it’s up to the director and their team to bring that story to life on screen, hence the word “screenplay.” On the road to the Academy Awards, the Writers Guild of America, or
Awards season is in full swing. So far we’ve seen the nominees for the Golden Globes, SAG Awards, and even some shortlists for the upcoming Oscars. Most recently the nominations for the Producers Guild of America Awards were announced. Like the SAG’s and to a much lesser extent the Golden Globes, the PGA Awards are
The shortlists for this year’s Academy Award nominations have been announced. No, these are not the official Oscar nominees, but these are the films that Academy members will have to vote from in each of these category. This marks the first year that all the shortlists have been announced at one time; however, for the
The nominations for the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards have been announced. If you are more concerned with the Oscars, then you might be interested in knowing a couple of things: 1.) The actors guild is the largest voting body of the Academy and, 2.) The actors guild decides the five nominees in each