Awards

The teenage activists, sporting shirts with a “no guns” logo and bearing the message “Piece Out,” accompanied the winning filmmakers behind a documentary about the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy. The Peabody Awards ended up being tragically timely, with organization’s annual celebration of winners falling a day after a high-school shooting in Santa Fe,
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The prizes for the festival sidebar were given out Thursday night. The prizes for Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight sidebar were awarded Thursday evening, with Gaspar Noe’s sex-and-drugs drama Climax taking the Art Cinema Award from among the 17 films in competition. This year’s selections had some big-name directors competing, with Oscar nominee Ciro Guerra’s Summer Birds, Cesar
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“This tribute will reflect the awe and admiration these individuals deserve,” said Maura Mandt, executive producer of the ESPYs. The hundreds of sexual abuse survivors who spoke out against former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University team doctor Larry Nassar are set to receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this year’s ESPY Awards.  ESPN
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Joachim Trier’s jury awarded the Nespresso Grand Prize and other honors. The first major awards of this year’s Cannes Film Festival were handed out Wednesday night, with Diamantino taking the top honor in the Critics’ Week sidebar. Gabriel Abrantes and Daniel Schmidt’s surrealist film, one of seven features in competition, took the Nespresso Grand Prize.
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Oscar-winning production designer Dean Tavoularis will also be honored at the June 11 ceremony. Jodie Foster will receive an honorary degree from the AFI Conservatory, along with Oscar-winning production designer Dean Tavoularis. A two-time Academy Award winner for acting, Foster has transitioned to behind-the-camera work in recent years but will next be seen starring in the
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Manson helped to usher in the modern era of Hollywood market research through his innovative campaign for the 1971 horror film ‘Willard,’ and also specialized in cutting TV spots and trailers, including the famous one for the 1981 horror film ‘Scanners.’ Arthur Manson, a veteran marketing and distribution executive who helped to usher in the
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From left: ‘Black Panther,’ ‘Stranger Things’ and ‘Westworld’ Photofest Trailers for Black Panther, Stranger Things and Westworld are among the nominees for the 19th annual Golden Trailer Awards, which honor the best in film and TV marketing. The Shape of Water and Hitman’s Bodyguard earned the most nominations of any film by title with eight
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Notable figures on the 16-person group include Common, Sheryl Crow, Andra Day, Jimmy Jam, BET’s Debra Lee and founder director of USC’s Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, Dr. Stacy L. Smith. The Recording Academy’s 16-member task force on diversity and female inclusion was announced Wednesday, with members ranging from several Grammy winners and network CEOs to executives
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Sharon Stone and Liam Neeson will be among the presenters at this year’s ceremony, set to take place in New York on May 14. The Webby Awards has named two more special achievement honorees, The Hollywood Reporter can reveal exclusively. Adam Sandler will receive a special achievement award for his performances across several Netflix films
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Roman Polanski is threatening to sue the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over his expulsion from its membership, arguing that he did not receive a “fair hearing.” The Academy expelled both Polanski, 84, and Bill Cosby, 80, on Thursday “in accordance with the organization’s standards of conduct,” the organization said in a statement.
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Carrie Underwood, left, and Justin Timberlake Jeff Kravitz/ACMA2018/FilmMagic for ACM; Steve Granitz/WireImage Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line and Jason Aldean lead the pack of nominees for the fan-voted CMT Music Awards, with four noms apiece. Justin Timberlake and Bebe Rexha  are among the nominees for the show’s top award, video of the year, making them the
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‘Trial and Error’ star Kristin Chenoweth will host the Banff Rockie Awards at the Canadian industry retreat. A&E Investigates host Elizabeth Vargas, The Handmaid’s Tale exec producer Sheila Hockin and Game of Thrones director Jeremy Podeswa will receive awards at the upcoming Banff World Media Festival, organizers said Tuesday. The 39th edition of the Canadian
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