Vanity Fair Before they Were Famous

Vanity Fair put up a gallery of photos of the young ones from days gone by.  You’ll notice an enduring trend going all the way back to the early days of Hollywood – cheesecake sells.  Actresses are measured by their hotness – almost like cuts of beef in the...
Posted On 05 Mar 2013

More Oscar Night Photos

  Jennifer Lawrence, Best Actress winner, hugs Anne Hathaway, Best Supporting Actress winner after the 85th Oscar ceremony. After the cut, yet more.
Posted On 27 Feb 2013

Ann Friedman Asks, Why Do Women Hate Anne Hathaway and Love Jennifer Lawrence?

She confesses this: I can’t figure out why I don’t like Anne Hathaway. Or rather, why we don’t. In all the social-media fallout from the Oscars, the Best Supporting Actress winner also almost won Most Detested Figure of the Night, finishing just behind Seth MacFarlane an...
Posted On 26 Feb 2013

Is Supporting Actress Hathaway’s To Lose?

The Supporting Actress category appears to be locked. It’s Anne Hathaway‘s to lose.  Part of it is who she is right now in the industry, who she is to the Academy itself, but the other part of it is her work in Les Miserables.  For some reason Hathaway has become the...
Posted On 04 Feb 2013

Anne Hathaway Parody Making the Rounds

I wasn’t going to post this because I’m not sure why Anne Hathaway is being labeled with the “I want to win an Oscar” thing. Sorry, but I don’t see anyone out there in Oscar world that doesn’t want to win. I’ve seen and heard things this...
Posted On 29 Jan 2013

19th Annual SAG Awards spread the wealth; Lincoln leads with two wins

THEATRICAL MOTION PICTURES Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role DANIEL DAY-LEWIS / Abraham Lincoln – “LINCOLN” Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role JENNIFER LAWRENCE / Tiffany – “SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK” Outstanding Performance by a...
Posted On 27 Jan 2013

Best Actress Roundtable at the Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter has put up their Best Actress roundtable. So far, they’ve done the writers and actors so now they add the actresses – lead and supporting. Marion Cotillard, Naomi Watts, Helen Hunt, Sally Field, Anne Hathaway, Amy Adams and Rachel Weisz. Some...
Posted On 19 Nov 2012

Anne Vs. Amy, Podcasts and More

In case you hadn’t heard, I was the guest on AwardCircuit’s Power Hour this week.  We discussed the Best Actress and supporting actress race.  Also, you can hear me weekly on the Oscar Poker podcast with Jeff Wells and Phil Contrino. This week’s guest was...
Posted On 13 Aug 2012

The Huffpo Gets into the Oscar Game – Swings and Misses

In a recent article on the Oscar race by Christopher Rosen an attempt was made to figure out which actors have the best shot at an Oscar nod in The Dark Knight Rises. There is only one. And her name is Anne Hathaway. Spirited, beautiful, liked by Academy members and the only...
Posted On 06 Aug 2012