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Awards Season Roundup: “Let Me In” deserves a Best Picture nod, according to one pundit

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Matt Reeves’ “Let Me In,” which opens on Friday, “should be one of the ten 2010 Best Picture nominees. It’s that good.” These are the words of noted columnist[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Plugging in with Justin Timberlake, Jesse Eisenberg and the cast of “The Social Network”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Elliot Schrage, Facebook’s director of communications, offered two suggestions to producer Scott Rudin when he and award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin began researching the story of Mark Zuckerberg and the origins of the enormously popular Web site. Schrage asked that the film be set at some college other[...]

Awards Season Roundup: “Social Network” makes big splash in New York City

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. David Fincher’s “The Social Network” had its splashy East Coast premiere in New York City last night, opening the New York Film Festival with a star-studded gala screening at[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Is the Oscar race over already?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. Tom O’Neil nominates the frontrunners (“The Social Network,” Colin Firth, Natalie Portman) and wonders aloud if the Oscar race is over before it really begins. You’ve no doubt heard the[...]

Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush in official “King’s Speech” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Am I the only one who thought the word “Speech” in the title of Tom Hooper’s “The King’s Speech” referred to Colin Firth’s verbal abilities? It turns out, instead, that it references an actual speech Firth’s stammering character, King George VI, must give to his devastated nation during[...]

“Community’s” Yvette Nicole Brown to be honored

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: “Community’s” Yvette Nicole Brown heads to Ohio this weekend, where she will be honored with a Distinguished Alumna Award from her real-life alma-mater, the University of Akron. She’ll also speak to students there. The school could not have made a better[...]

‘Glee’s’ Jane Lynch to be honored at L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center’s Gala

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: How great is this fellow Gleeks? It’s just been announced that Emmy winner Jane Lynch (“Best in Show,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin”) and Broadway veteran Matthew Morrison (“Footloose,” “Hairspray”) and living legend Lily Tomlin (“Damages,” “Nine to Five”) will headline the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center’s 39th Anniversary Gala[...]

83rd Academy Awards announces Steve Bass as production designer

HollywoodNews.com: Steve Bass will serve as production designer for the 83rd Academy Awards® presentation, Oscar telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today. This will be the first time the Emmy®-winning production designer has worked on the Oscar telecast. “I have collaborated with Steve several times, and he’s the perfect[...]

AFI Fest to open with Zwick’s “Drugs,” close with Aronofsky’s “Swan”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It looks like AFI Fest is going to provide us with our first glimpse of Ed Zwick’s “Love and Other Drugs.” The director’s romantic drama has been named Opening Night film for the annual fest, which will be held Nov. 4-11, in Los Angeles. “AFI is where it[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Ebert says Phoenix deserves Oscar consideration

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. As Joaquin Phoenix comes clean on David Letterman’s program, Roger Ebert sits down with “I’m Still Here” director Casey Affleck. In the column, Ebert writes, “Based on what [Affleck][...]