2022 Oscar race: ‘The Power of the Dog’ and ‘House of Gucci’ top SAG Award nominations

2022 Oscar race The Power of the Dog and House

Jane Campion’s Dark Western The Power of the Dog and House of Gucci by Ridley Scott arrived at the top of the nominations for the SAG (Screen Actors Guild) Awards on Wednesday January 12, prizes awarded by the union of American actors. The Power of the Dog has already won the Golden Globe for best … Read more

Halle Berry says historic Oscar win didn’t help career then

Halle Berry says historic Oscar win didnt help career then

Halle Berry says her historic Oscar win for the film Monster ball didn’t really help her career by the time she won. These days, of course, Berry is not a name that inspires reflections on a struggling career. Over the past two decades, the actor has appeared in several X Men movies, starred as Bond-girl … Read more

Jordan withdraws Oscar nomination for ‘Amira’ film

Jordan withdraws Oscar nomination for Amira film

Published on : 12/13/2021 – 11:14 In Jordan, a controversy is agitating social networks about the release on the big screen of the film ” Amira “. Selected in November to represent the kingdom at the Oscars, the film is accused of being biased and harming the Palestinian cause. From our correspondent in Amman, If … Read more

Rita Moreno, two West Side Stories and possibly a second Oscar at 90

Rita Moreno two West Side Stories and possibly a second

The Puerto Rican actress, already Oscar winner in 1962 for her role of Anita in the film by Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise, is strongly approached to receive again the supreme Hollywood award. Spontaneously Rita Moreno confessed to her daughter, “qwhat a sacred life I have had!», When she saw for the first time, the … Read more

Sidney Poitier, the first black comedian to receive the Oscar for best actor, in 1964, is dead

1641692916 Sidney Poitier the first black comedian to receive the Oscar

Sidney Poitier in a scene from the film “Le Lys des champs”, in 1963. BETTMANN ARCHIVE For a few months, in 1967, the year of In the heat of the Night and of Guess who’s coming to dinner ?, Sidney Poitier, who died Thursday January 6 at the age of 94 in Los Angeles, was … Read more

Sidney Poitier, the first African-American to win an Oscar for Best Actor, has passed away

Sidney Poitier the first African American to win an Oscar for

In 1964, the year that Martin Luther King won the Nobel Prize and Congress passed the Civil Rights Act, Poitier won the best actor award for the 1963 film “Lilies of the Field,” which marked another first. “Lilies” was a small movie that became a huge success. It would be 38 years before another black … Read more

Peter Bogdanovich, Oscar nominated director, dead at 82

Peter Bogdanovich Oscar nominated director dead at 82

Peter Bogdanovich, the filmmaker behind the classics The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon and What’s Up, Doc? , is dead. He was 82 years old. Bogdanovich was also an indispensable Hollywood film historian, whose wealth of knowledge about the Golden Age of Hollywood has been passed on to younger generations of moviegoers. Even before he … Read more

The life of Rita Moreno, in contention for a new Oscar at 90, recounted in a documentary

The life of Rita Moreno in contention for a new

Rita Moreno hesitated for almost a year before accepting a documentary retracing her career. When she saw this movie for the first time, she shouted at her daughter: “What a hell of a life I had!The Puerto Rican superstar, revealed by West Side Story at the very beginning of the 1960s, has more than 70 … Read more

Women set to make Oscar history in two major races

Women set to make Oscar history in two major races

You might remember that Chloe Chow made history twice at the Oscars in April, becoming the first woman of color to win a director’s award and the second woman to win that prestigious Oscar. Zhao won the award for directing “Nomadland” and he teamed up with Kathryn Bigelow, who won the 2008 war drama “The … Read more