Tag Archives: Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep receiving Golden Bear in Berlin for “Iron Lady” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: One Oscar category that seems impossible to predict at the moment is Best Actress, as the tide shifts left and right with each passing week. Glenn Close peaked early, and is poised for a comeback. Meryl Streep and Michelle Williams look like frontrunners, but contenders like[...]

Oscars: Could the Academy move out of the Kodak Theatre? – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: With 2012 knocking at out door, let’s take one last run through the top Oscar stories of the day for the final Awards Alley for 2011. What is happening on the Oscar beat as the year draws to a close? – The Academy is considering moving[...]

Oscars: Meryl Streep honored at Kennedy Center tribute – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Meryl Streep’s “The Iron Lady” is starting to screen, as the Weinstein Company positions the actress for an Oscar campaign that will pit her against some formidable names (Viola Davis, Tilda Swinton and Glenn Close appear to be her closest competition). But the race to honor[...]

“Drive,” “Descendants” top Satellite Awards Sunday night – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: “The Descendants” and “Drive” sped away with the most wins at the Satellite Awards Sunday night, including Best Picture for Alexander Payne’s bittersweet drama and Best Director for Nicolas Winding Refn. “Drive” actually topped “Descendants” on the evening, claiming four trophies including Best Actor for Ryan[...]

Golden Globes Analysis – What went right? What went wrong? – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Nominations for the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards, revealed Thursday morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, confirmed that several talents running in the Oscar race should have their tuxedos and dresses picked out for next year’s big event. Team “Artist” continued its successful run through[...]

Screen Actors Guild nominations revealed – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Regina King and Judy Greer announced the nominees for the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild this morning. The awards will be handed out on Jan. 29 at 8 p.m. on TNT and TBS. The full list of nominees is below. Scan it with me. I’ll our[...]

Meryl Streep lands the cover of ‘Vogue’

HollywoodNews.com: Meryl Streep may have an incredibly successful career, but she is only now gracing the cover of ‘Vogue.’ Streep is on the January cover talking about how she thought her career was over long ago, states RadarOnline.com. When she turned 40 years old, Streep was reportedly offered three different[...]

“The Artist” having big Sunday, wins New York Film Critics Online – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: While the L.A. crix were busy announcing their year-end selections, the New York Film Critics Online were gathered on the opposite coast handing out its annual awards. They mirrored the Boston Film Critics, going with “The Artist.” Director Michel Hazanavicius also took home Best Director, while[...]

Meryl Streep in a much-improved “Iron Lady” trailer – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The new trailer for Phyllida Lloyd’s “The Iron Lady” vastly improves on its predecessor (which used the 1980s staple “Our House,” for reasons I’ll never be able to understand). To borrow a theme from the film, it finally is making the picture look like the Oscar[...]

Meryl Streep participating in online Q-and-A Tuesday for “The Iron Lady” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Filmmakers and talent have been going out of their way this season to reach people. Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody bring the cast of “Young Adult” to select markets. Steven Spielberg does a “War Horse” Q-and-A that’s beamed to the top cities following a Sunday afternoon[...]