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Awards Season Roundup: “The Fighter” declared a serious contender

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. “The Fighter” screened in L.A. last night, and Oscar trackers are weighing in. Awards Daily recaps several opinions, but the consensus seems to be that David O.[...]

Greyson Chance nominated for a People’s Choice Award

HollywoodNews.com: Greyson Chance has gone from singing in front of his classmates to singing in front of millions in a matter of months. He is already signed to Ellen Degeneres’ record label, has just put out his first single “Waiting Outside the Lines,” and now he has been nominated for[...]

George Lopez to serve as Master of Ceremonies at MTIFF Gala

HollywoodNews.com: Actor and talk show host, George Lopez will serve as Master of Ceremonies at the inaugural Museum of Tolerance International Film Festival Gala honoring acclaimed filmmaker Clint Eastwood on Sunday evening, November 14, it was announced today by Museum officials. Officials also announced the line-up of entertainment for the[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Should Oprah host the Oscars?

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. Who should host the Oscar telecast? EW lobbies for Neil Patrick Harris, Ricky Gervais, and Oprah. The L.A. Times, meanwhile, puts oddball choices like Adam Sandler, Tom[...]

“The Fighter” announced as tonight’s “Secret Screening” at AFI Fest

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: David O. Russell’s “The Fighter” was just announced as tonight’s “Special Screening” at AFI Fest 2010. The boxing drama, which stars Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale and Amy Adams, will screen at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre at 9:30 p.m. Free tickets will be available beginning at 10 a.m.[...]

Ricky Martin to make special appearance at the Latin Grammy Awards

HollywoodNews.com: Ricky Martin will be making a special appearance at the 11th Annual Latin Grammy Awards joining the cast of “Le Reve” and “Jabbawockeez.” He will be appearing as part of the special presentation to Placido Damingo who is receiving the Latin Person of the Year Award. Other confirmed presenters[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Best Actress race might be toughest to call

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. It’s kind of a slow day out there in Oscar land. Perhaps everyone passed out at “127 Hours” screenings? Those who didn’t pass out helped power Danny[...]

Weekend Box Office Review: Megamind, Due Date, For Colored Girls open well, 127 Hours explodes in limited release

hollywoodnews.com: There weren’t a lot of surprises at the box office this weekend. Megamind opened right in line with most Dreamworks animated originals, with $47.6 million. The standard for non-sequels in the Dreamworks cartoon library is $43-47 million. Opening just above A Shark Tale ($47.6 million) and Madagascar ($47.2 million),[...]

Are the “127 Hours” faintings a publicity stunt?

By Sean O’Connell HollywoodNews.com: Saturday night, at the closing screening of the 13th Annual Savannah Film Festival, programmers had to press the pause button on Danny Boyle’s breathtaking test of endurance, “127 Hours,” because an audience member passed out. “You have to turn the lights on,” a woman screamed. “We[...]

Weinstein Co. To Explore International Space Mystery with Appollo 18

HollywodoNews.com: The Weinstein Company has acquired “Apollo 18,” the sci-fi thriller based on the screenplay by Brian Miller, winner of the inaugural Astana International Action Film Festival screenplay competition, founded by “Wanted” director Timur Bekmambetov. Trevor Cawood is set to direct the project. Bekmambetov and Michele Wolkoff, President of Development[...]