Eddie Izzard Set As Host to FI’s Spirit Awards

Eddie Izzard will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards. Izzard’s tangential, absurd, bizarre, and surreal comic narratives are lauded for their creativity and wit, which suits the irreverent, laid-back style of the Spirit Awards. The...
Posted On 25 Jan 2010

The Runaways – The Girls (and Boy) Are Back in Town

Before the Twilight phenom took hold of Kristen Stewart’s star status, she was once considered an up-and-comer. She is, without a doubt, the main attraction at Sundance this year. The combination of youngish male bloggers wanting a glimpse or a handshake, combined with her...
Posted On 25 Jan 2010

SAG Contest Winners — TOO EASY

There were a record 147 winners for the SAG contest. I should have thought of doing a tie-breaker but the contest has never been this easy before – and I don’t usually offer prizes for any contest other than the Oscars. So, I have a dilemma. I said there could only be...
Posted On 25 Jan 2010

The State of the Race – How Did THAT Happen?

And what does it mean? A couple of weeks ago, I wrote on my Facebook page that I thought, in the end, The Hurt Locker would win Picture, Director and Screenplay. But that was before Avatar became Avatanic (coined by reader Loyal and others). The Golden Globes double win, combined...
Posted On 25 Jan 2010

Producers Guild Awards Winners

Best Picture: THE HURT LOCKER!!!!!!! Comedy Television: 30 Rock Long Form Television: Grey Gardens Documentary: The Cove Animated Feature: Up Live Entertainment and Competition: The Colbert Report Selznick Award: John Lasseter Non-Fiction Television: 60 Minutes Stanley Kramer...
Posted On 24 Jan 2010