"Being totally honest, we are disappointed, and that is not to take anything away from the people who have been nominated," British Academy chief executive Amanda Berry said. … [Read more...] about Margot Robbie receives two best supporting actress BAFTA nominations, sparking diversity backlash
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Streaming video service Netflix will have another chance to snatch the movie industry’s top prize from Hollywood’s traditional film studios at next month’s Academy Awards. Two Netflix movies, mafia epic The Irishman and divorce drama Marriage Story, scored nominations on Monday for the coveted best picture trophy that will be awarded on February 9. Netflix scored 24 nominations overall. … [Read more...] about Oscar 2020 noms: Netflix lands 24 nominations including Best Picture, women snubbed in Best Director category
The best actor category, after a few lacklustre years, has been especially competitive, with Joaquin Phoenix (Joker) and Adam Driver (Marriage Story) as the most entrenched nominees in a field including DiCaprio, Antonio Banderas (Pain and Glory), Christian Bale (Ford v Ferrari), Eddie Murphy (Dolemite Is My Name), Adam Sandler (Uncut Gems) and Robert De Niro (The Irishman). … [Read more...] about Oscar nominations preview: Will Parasite leech off The Irishman? Can Joaquin Phoenix rise once again?
Greta Gerwig attends the 25th Annual Critics' Choice Awards. Picture: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Critics Choice AssociationSource:Getty Images … [Read more...] about Oscars 2020: Snubs and surprises from Jennifer Lopez to Frozen 2
No Greta Gerwig for ‘Little Women,’ no Lulu Wang for ‘The Farewell,’ no Lorene Scafaria for ‘Hustlers,’ no Melina Matsoukas for ‘Queen & Slim’ no Marielle Heller for ‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.’ Once again, the Oscars nominated five men for best director. #OscarNoms … [Read more...] about Oscars nominations: Scarlett Johansson gets double nod as critics lament return of #OscarsSoWhite