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Gregory Ellwood

Gregory Ellwood

A huge relief was felt in Burbank this morning after Comcast announced it was pulling out of a high stakes bidding war for most of 21st Century Fox’s assets to focus on a separate transaction for UK broadcaster Sky. In a simple statement the comp…

Netflix has made the Oscar acceptance and success a priority over the past few years.  Slowly, but surely, they have earned acceptance from a number of key branches of the Academy.  This lead to their most successful Academy Awards ever in February whe…

It took a few days longer than usual, but we finally have an opening night film for the 2018 Venice Film Festival. Damien Chazelle’s “First Man” will kick off the fall festival season on Wednesday, Aug. 29. It’s the Oscar winner…

One of the most anticipated movies of the year is Alfonso Cuarón’s “ROMA” which Netflix will debut on its streaming service and in theaters later this year.  The semi-autobiographical work was supposed to debut at the 2018 Cannes Film…

The nominees were announced for the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards this morning and unlike previous years, they barely disappointed.  Ariana Grande, Bruno Mars (with Cardi B), The Carters (aka Beyonce and Jay-Z), Childish Gambino (aka Donald Glover) and D…

The 70th Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced on Thursday morning and, as always, a ton of anxious contenders were thrilled they made the cut.  Here’s a rundown of some of the reactions from the happy nominees. READ MORE: Emmys 2018 Sn…

To think we questioned in our Emmys nominations predictions piece whether there would be any real surprises this year.  Not only did the Television Academy provide a ton of them, but a significant number of eyebrow raising snubs as well.  Of course, &#…

It’s that time of year again! The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented in just a few months, but before then, we have the official nominations. We have the complete list of nominated series and TV movies that are selected as the best tele…

KARLOVY VARY – As the title not so subtlety indicates, “Miriam Lies” and she lies often.  The soon to be 15-year-old has her reasons, however.  And while the film may take place in the Dominican Republic, this assured narrative diretorial debut of Nata…

The nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards are only a few days away and that means the return of “Game of Thrones,” which was ineligible last year, to the party.   It also means highly touted new series such as “Killing Eve,&#…