Oscars 2018

Chadwick Boseman, Laura Dern, Jennifer Garner, Greta Gerwig, Tiffany Haddish, Tom Holland, Kumail Nanjiani, Emma Stone and Daniela Vega will also introduce awards. Viola Davis, Margot Robbie and Mahershala Ali are among first slate of Oscars presenters. Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced Friday that Greta Gerwig, Chadwick Boseman, Tiffany Haddish, Tom Holland,
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Courtesy of Disney/Pixar In Pixar’s Coco, Mama Imelda is the matriarch of young Miguel’s family in Mexico. As such, “she had to be a character that you could believably see the rest of the family cowering at her feet,” says director Lee Unkrich. “We needed somebody with a real sense of gravitas so you would buy that
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Rich Polk/Getty Images for Disney The veteran composer received his 51st nomination (the most by any living person) for the score to Rian Johnson’s space epic. Williams, 85, has won the Oscar five times — for Fiddler on the Roof, Jaws, Star Wars: A New Hope, E.T. and Schindler’s List. He has worked on every Star Wars movie (two years ago he was
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The singer-songwriter debates going to the Academy Awards for his ‘Call Me By Your Name’ original song nomination and reveals the backstory behind his long-gestating ballad about Tonya Harding. Sufjan Stevens doesn’t really do awards shows. The 42-year-old singer-songwriter behind celebrated concept albums like Illinois and Carrie & Lowell has thrived on the periphery of
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Courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures DISTRIBUTOR Fox Searchlight RELEASE DATE Dec. 7 BUDGET $19.4M BOX OFFICE TO DATE $39.3M 13 NOMINATIONS Picture, lead actress Sally Hawkins, supporting actress Octavia Spencer, supporting actor Richard Jenkins, directing, original screenplay, cinematography, score and five other crafts STRENGTHS Sure, it’s a genre movie of sorts, and genre movies usually
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Nominees weigh in on whether the most competitive best picture race in years is being influenced by the current climate. Every year delivers a similar analysis from awards experts, and it usually goes something like this: “It’s a wide-open race with no clear frontrunner, making for the most competitive season in recent memory.” While that
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Chile’s ‘A Fantastic Woman,’ nominated for the best foreign language film, also stars trans actress Daniela Vega. Oscar nods for women and minorities drew many of the headlines in Tuesday’s nominations, but this year’s Academy Awards also mark a breakthrough for transgender filmmakers. Yance Ford, the director of the documentary Strong Island and a trans man,
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‘The Shape of Water’ Courtesy of Telluride Film Festival The listings below reflect how The Hollywood Reporter’s awards columnist Scott Feinberg believes the Oscar standings would look if voting ended today. They are formulated using a combination of personal impressions (from screenings), historical considerations (how other films with similar pedigrees have resonated), precursor awards (some
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During Tuesday morning’s announcement of this year’s nominations, announcer Tiffany Haddish comically struggled to properly pronounce various nominees’ names. The nominees for the 90th annual Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning but not without some minor flubs. When presenting the nominees for best adapted screenplay, Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish struggled to pronounce the names
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The late-night host is set to return as emcee of the ceremony taking place March 4. Jimmy Kimmel is ready for Academy duty once again, returning to host the 90th edition of the annual ceremony to be held on March 4. In the first teaser for Kimmel’s upcoming hosting gig, the late-night host expressed his
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