Tag Archives: Jason Mitchell

“Keanu” gives Key and Peele a cinematic showcase

There seems to be a bit of a pipeline that exists between Comedy Central stars and cinematic success over the past decade or so. From seeing Steve Carell move from The Daily Show to a hit film in The 40 Year Old Virgin to Amy Schumer moving from Inside Amy[...]

Hollywood Film Awards: Corey Hawkins, O’Shea Jackson Jr. and Jason Mitchell to receive the Hollywood Breakout Ensemble Award for “Straight Outta Compton”

There’s something really cool about watching a group of young actors really crash the party in Hollywood. With the film Straight Outta Compton, a trio of new careers have been launched and the 19th annual Hollywood Film Awards has seen fit to honor Corey Hawkins, O’Shea Jackson Jr., and Jason[...]

The Hollywood Film Awards Series: Acting contenders Benicio del Toro, Saoirse Ronan, and Alicia Vikander are next to be honored

Pressing on with the Hollywood Film Awards Series, we now have some potential acting contenders to discuss. Yes, the honorees announced yesterday for the 19th annual Hollywood Film Awards include some possible Academy Award nominees like Benicio del Toro (for Sicario), Saoirse Ronan (for Brooklyn), and Alicia Vikander (for The[...]

“Straight Outta Compton” is making the case for Oscar consideration

During the end of the summer, any surprise critical and financial success story seems to generate Oscar buzz. Frankly, that’s sort of the case whenever an early year or pre awards season release exceeds expectations. This year however, we have an interesting case to study in the biopic Straight Outta[...]