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Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Film, Television

SAG Awards In-Depth Recap: Birdman Wins Best Ensemble

Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:26 am

"Birdman" capped a golden weekend by winning the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding ensemble cast tonight, although its star Michael Keaton lost his bid for best actor to Eddie Redmayne for "The Theory of Everything."

Bradley Cooper stars in 'American Sniper.'

News, Film, Box Office

"American Sniper" Tops Nation's Box Offices, Adding $64.4 Million To Kitty

Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 10:14 am

"American Sniper" continued to burn at the nation's box offices, and added $64.4 million to its kitty this weekend.

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Film, Century City

"Birdman" Takes Home Top Award At Producers Guild Of America Awards

Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:11 am

The producers of the film "Birdman" took home the coveted Producers Guild of America Darryl F. Zanuck Award for motion pictures on Saturday night in Century City, an honor that typically leads to best-picture glory on Oscar night.

'Boyhood' follows the joys and pitfalls of growing up are seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (pictured-Ellar Coltrane), his parents (Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke) and his sister (Lorelei Linklater).

Awards, Film

Full Nomination List For Tonight's SAG Awards At Shrine Auditorium

Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:05 am

"Birdman" will carry a leading four film nominations into tonight's presentation of the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, while four-time comedy ensemble winner "Modern Family" leads the television pack with four nods.

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Film, Century City

Full Nomination List For Producers Guild Of America Awards Tonight

Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:04 am

Awards-season favorites "Birdman" and "Boyhood" are among the 10 nominees vying tonight for the coveted Producers Guild of America Darryl F. Zanuck Award for motion pictures, an honor that typically leads to best-picture glory on Oscar night.

Sony Pictures Entertainment is located in Culver City.

News, Film, Culver City, Sony

"The Interview" To Become Available On Crackle

Posted Jan. 21, 2015, 10:20 am

Sony's advertising video on demand service Crackle announced today that it signed on to stream "The Interview."

DreamWorks Animation SKG.

News, Business, Film

DreamWorks Animation Embarking On Fresh Round Of Layoffs

Posted Jan. 20, 2015, 9:34 am

DreamWorks Animation SKG, which once rivaled Walt Disney Studios in producing successful animated features, is embarking on a fresh round of layoffs following a string of disappointing releases, it was reported today.

Bradley Cooper stars in 'American Sniper.'

News, Film, Box Office

"American Sniper" Takes Aim At Box Office With $90.2 Million Weekend

Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 10:32 am

"American Sniper" rode Academy Awards nomination buzz and great reviews, and "absolutely obliterated all expectations" with an estimated $90.2 million in domestic sales on its first weekend of wide exhibition, an industry analyst said today.

Screenwriter John Ridley has been named the feature film winner of the Humanitas Prizes.

News, Awards, Celebrity, Film

Screenwriter John Ridley Named Feature Film Winner Of Humanitas Prizes

Posted Jan. 17, 2015, 8:52 am

John Ridley, screenwriter of last year's Oscar-winning "12 Years A Slave," was named today the feature film winner of the Humanitas Prizes, which honor writers whose work "explores the human condition" in a manner that inspires "compassion, hope and understanding in the human family."

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Celebrity, Film

"Birdman," "Boyhood" Big Winners At 20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards

Posted Jan. 16, 2015, 8:38 am

"Birdman," and "Boyhood" were the big winners at tonight's 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards, staged at the Hollywood Palladium.

The 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards will be held tonight.

News, Awards, Film, Hollywood

20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Tonight At Hollywood Palladium

Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:33 am

"Birdman," the story of a washed-up actor trying to revive his career, will carry a leading 13 nominations into tonight's 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards, while surprise Golden Globe winner "The Grand Budapest Hotel" is close behind with 11 and fellow Globe-winner "Boyhood" has eight.

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Film, Hollywood

Full Oscars Nominations List: "Birdman", "The Grand Budapest Hotel" Lead Pack

Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:24 am

"Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" led the pack of Oscar contenders today with nine nominations each for the 87th Academy Awards, with "The Imitation Game" following close behind with eight nods.

The Actor statuettes, the bronze trophies presented to the winners of the Screen Actors Guild Awards, were cast Tuesday.

News, Awards, Film, Hollywood

SAG Awards Statuettes Cast, Ready For Jan. 25 Ceremony

Posted Jan. 14, 2015, 9:46 am

The Actor statuettes, the bronze trophies presented to the winners of the Screen Actors Guild Awards, were cast Tuesday at a Burbank foundry in an annual ritual ahead of the guild's ceremony.

'Transformers: Age of Extinction' starring Mark Wahlberg collected a leading seven nominations for the 35th Golden Raspberry Awards, the awards-show spoof that skewers the worst of movies from the previous year.

News, Awards, Film, Hollywood

Latest "Transformers" Flick Collects Most 2015 Razzie Awards Nominations

Posted Jan. 14, 2015, 9:36 am

The action sequel "Transformers: Age of Extinction" collected a leading seven nominations today for the 35th Golden Raspberry Awards, the awards-show spoof that skewers the worst of movies from the previous year.

'Boyhood' follows the joys and pitfalls of growing up are seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (pictured-Ellar Coltrane), his parents (Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke) and his sister (Lorelei Linklater).

News, Awards, Film, Television, Beverly Hills

"Boyhood" Wins Big At Golden Globe Awards

Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 9:32 am

"Boyhood," the groundbreaking family drama filmed over the course of 12 years with the same cast, was the big winner tonight at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, winning prizes for best drama film, best director and supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.

Liam Neeson stars in 'Taken 3'.

News, Celebrity, Film, Box Office

"Taken 3" Tops Weekend Box Office With $40 Million In Ticket Sales

Posted Jan. 11, 2015, 9:19 am

"Taken 3" was choice one at the North American box offices this weekend, with $40 million in estimated ticket sales.

Veteran film producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. has died at age 88.

News, Obituary, Film, Hollywood

Samuel Goldwyn Jr., Veteran Film Producer, Dead At 88

Posted Jan. 10, 2015, 8:44 am

Samuel Goldwyn Jr., a veteran film producer and the son of one of Hollywood's pioneering movie moguls, has died of congestive heart failure at age 88, according to media reports.

The 2015 Golden Globe Awards will be held Sunday, Jan. 11.

News, Awards, Film, Television, Hollywood

Full Nomination List For Golden Globe Awards Sunday

Posted Jan. 10, 2015, 8:38 am

Awards season will kick into high gear Sunday with the presentation of the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, with "Birdman" carrying a leading seven nominations into the Beverly Hilton ceremony.

George Clooney will receive the Hollywood ForeignPress Association's Cecil B. DeMille Award Sunday.

News, Awards, Celebrity, Film

George Clooney To Be Honored At Sunday's Golden Globes

Posted Jan. 10, 2015, 8:35 am

George Clooney will receive the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Cecil B. DeMille Award Sunday, honoring his humanitarian work in addition to his accomplishments on screen.

Eleven films and 10 television programs will be celebrated today as winners of AFI Awards from the American Film Institute.

News, Film, Television, Beverly Hills

American Film Institute To Celebrate Winners Of AFI Awards Today

Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:02 am

"Boyhood," "Interstellar" and "Game of Thrones" are among 11 films and 10 television programs that will be celebrated today as winners of AFI Awards from the American Film Institute.

Taylor Swift received People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night for favorite female artist and favorite pop artist while her 'Shake It Off' won for favorite song.

News, Los Angeles, Music, Celebrity, Film

Taylor Swift Wins Three People's Choice Awards

Posted Jan. 8, 2015, 8:10 am

Taylor Swift received People's Choice Awards today for favorite female artist and favorite pop artist while her "Shake It Off" won for favorite song.

The 2015 People's Choice Awards will be held tonight.

News, Awards, Los Angeles, Celebrity, Film, Television

Full Nomination List For 2015 People's Choice Awards Tonight At Nokia Theatre

Posted Jan. 7, 2015, 9:10 am

Actress Shailene Woodley leads all performers with five nominations heading into tonight's presentation of the 2015 People's Choice Awards, while the TV series "Grey's Anatomy," "Supernatural" and "The Vampire Diaries" also have five nods each.

News, Santa Monica, Film, Box Office

"Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies" Stays On Top At Box Office

Posted Jan. 4, 2015, 10:59 am

"Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies" entered 2015 as the firm box office champion, with a $21.9 million weekend projected today.

Steve Stajich, Columnist

Opinion, Santa Monica, Film, Sony

All Hail Sony’s “The Interview”

Posted Jan. 3, 2015, 6:00 am

Full disclosure: I haven’t seen the movie “The Interview” because of some cogent comments a friend with solid produced movie writing credits posted on Facebook, which read in part “Did not see ‘The Interview’ and will not see it because if I do then the studios win.”

News, Celebrity, Film

SAG Bleacher Seat Auction Open Now Through Jan. 10

Posted Jan. 1, 2015, 6:00 am

Wannabe stargazers began bidding Wednesday for seats along the red carpet at the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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