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‘Marriage Story’ Wins Best Feature at Gotham Awards

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Best actress winner Awkwafina thanks TheFarewell director Lulu Wang for 'trusting the My Vag girl with your story' GothamAwards

“Marriage Story,” a drama about a painful divorce between a loving Hollywood couple, won best feature at the Gotham Awards in downtown Manhattan on Monday night. The annual event in ear…

In today’s film news roundup, “Once Upon a Time in  Hollywood” receives an award, “Lost in Shangri-La” is becoming a movie and Andy Kindler lands a role. CAST AWARD “Once Upon a Time in  Hollywood” has been selected to receive the best ensemble cast award at the 24th edition of Capri Hollywood – The International [...]

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2 hours agoOlivia Wilde Defends Her 'Richard Jewell' Character: 'Don't Reduce Her to This One Thing'“Richard Jewell” star Olivia Wilde has responded to controversy surrounding the depiction of her character, a real-life reporter who is now deceased, in Clint Eastwood’s historical drama. In the film, Wilde’s Kathy Scruggs offers to sleep with Jon Hamm’s Tom Shaw, an FBI agent, for information about the 1996 Summer Olympics bombing in Atlanta. “I [...]

2 hours ago'Marriage Story' Wins Best Feature at Gotham Awards“Marriage Story” won best feature at the Gotham Awards. Awkwafina won best actress for “The Farewell.” Adam Driver won best actor for his performance in “Marriage Story.” Rain, snow and sleet couldn’t stop the Independent Filmmaker Project from handing out its annual Gotham Awards on Monday night in New York City. Up for best picture [...]

2 hours agoPeter Chernin to Keynote Variety Dealmakers Elite BreakfastThe Chernin Group chairman and CEO Peter Chernin will keynote Variety’s Dealmakers Elite Breakfast on Dec. 6. Credited with a long list of box office hits and popular TV shows, such as “New Girl,” “Hidden Figures” and “Rise of the Planet of the Apes,” Chernin will discuss his dual interest in TV/film production as well [...]

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WhenTheySeeUs was such a powerful series. I don’t think I can watch it again. Too emotional.

Gotham Awards: Will Ferrell, Beanie Feldstein and More Stars Hit the Red CarpetThe 2019 Gotham Independent Film Awards are being handed out at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. BeanieFeldstein

Gotham Awards: ‘American Factory’ Wins Best Documentary (Updating Live)UPDATED with the first winner: With the book closed on Thanksgiving, the film industry is moving headlong into its compressed awards season, one of whose unofficial kickoffs is happening tonight in…

Gotham Awards Kick off in New York with Adam Driver and Jennifer Lopez (Updating Live)Rain, snow and sleet couldn’t stop the Independent Filmmaker Project from handing out its annual Gotham Awards on Monday night in New York City. Up for best picture this year are “The F… Everyone is. If only Eddie hadn’t gone down Little Santa Monica Blvd! He’s career has never been the same!

Gotham Awards: Winners List (Updating Live)'Marriage Story,' 'The Farewell' and 'Uncut Gems' went into the night with three nominations each, including a nod for best feature.

Awkwafina Wins Best Actress for ‘The Farewell’ at Gotham AwardsAwkwafina won best actress for “The Farewell” at the Gotham Awards . Adam Driver won best actor for his performance in “Marriage Story.” Rain, snow and sleet couldn’t s… Top tip: ReleaseTheSnyderCut Best of luck to Ava! your_harry_son

Annie Awards: ‘Frozen 2’, ‘Missing Link’ And ‘Toy Story 4’ Among Top NomineesDisney’s uber-successful franchises are the ones to look out for at the 47th annual Annie Awards with Frozen 2 and Toy Story 4 earning eight and six nominations respectively. Meanwhile Laika&… Should be Missing Link. Will probably be Frozen 2 Where. Is. Primal?!