| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Awards-watchers were positively drunk with excitement during the Venice-Telluride-Toronto fests, but a month later, everybody has started to sober up as additional contenders are being screened.
Entering the conversation in a big way are Warner Bros.'...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:30 AM
The Weinstein Co.'s "August: Osage County" had its world premiere Monday night at Roy Thomson Hall, the last of the big awards hopefuls to debut at Toronto. And the verdict: big thumbs up.
The audience ate it up, applauding several times, laughing a...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
This year's Emmy nominations reflected a lot of change in TV. Netflix got creative validation; there are more female-led dramas than ever. But one rule has become calcified: No zombies need apply.
Even as hordes of network executives and publicists...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Jennifer Lawrence always knew she'd be famous.
Yeah, she said it. But it's not what you think.
The zany and eclectic young star, who started her career at age 14 when she was photographed by a model scout in New York's Union Square, captured our...
| Aug 9, 2013
As tell-all celebrity memoirs go, the one written by Rita Moreno may be worthy of a film adaptation.
The woman born Rosita Dolores Alverio 81 years ago was the first Hispanic to win an Emmy, Tony, Grammy and Oscar, although she reveals in her new...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:11 AM
The irrepressible Rita Moreno will add another prestigious honor to her long list of prizes. The Oscar-winner for "West Side Story" is getting the 50th annual Life Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild.
She will receive the prize on Jan. 18...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Rita Moreno will receive the SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment at this year's Screen Actor's Guild Awards, the association announced today.
The awards, which SAG-AFTRA deems its "highest tribute," will be...
| Jun 28, 2013
In early June, a few weeks before Michael Shannon moved back to Chicago for the summer, he could be found at home on a Saturday morning padding about, doing chores, soaking in a relatively unscheduled moment of free time.
This was before the release...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:30 PM
SAG-AFTRA has kept former SAG president Alan Rosenberg off their first election ballot due to a mistake in his residency classification.
Rosenberg, who served two terms as SAG president between 2005 and 2009, told Variety that he was not allowed on the...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:30 PM
George Clooney will be honored by BAFTA Los Angeles at the Nov. 9 Britannia Awards with the Stanley Kubrick Award for Excellence in Film.
Clooney, who is directing, starring in and scripting December release "The Monuments Men," will receive the award at...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Losing James Gandolfini, star of "The Sopranos," is like losing a favorite cousin. The sense of shock and grief over his unexpected and sudden death Wednesday has people talking, writing and — yes — grieving. This is more than the ordinary...
| Jun 23, 2013
As one of a new generation of fine jewelry designers making the heirlooms of tomorrow, Irene Neuwirth is living the California dream.
In 13 years, she has gone from stringing vintage glass beads together in her Malibu apartment to having the top-selling...