SAG Awards nominations announced

Nominees for the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® for  outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film and television of 2019, as well as the nominees for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles, were announced this morning at the Pacific Design Center’s SilverScreen Theater in West Hollywood. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris introduced America Ferrera (Superstore, Ugly Betty) and Danai … Continue reading “SAG Awards nominations announced”

A24 leads 35th Spirit Awards nominations

The good people at A24 are surely feeling thankful this week. The independent studio leads the 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations with 18 nominations. A24’s noms include 5 for Robert Eggers’ The Lighthouse, 5 for Uncut Gems, 3 for The Last Black Man in San Francisco, 2 for The Farewell and 1 a piece … Continue reading “A24 leads 35th Spirit Awards nominations”

AFI Fest 2019 Presented by Audi announces awards

And just like that, one of the most exciting film weeks in LA is over. Last night, The AFI FEST 2019 presented by Audi, closed out its festival with Noah Baumberg’s emotional rollercoaster, Marriage Story. The festival announced today the films that received this year’s Jury and Audience awards. The Grand Jury Award winners for … Continue reading “AFI Fest 2019 Presented by Audi announces awards”

Heartland Int’l Film Fest announces winners

The Heartland International Film Festival announced the filmmaker award winners for the film festival’s 28th edition during an Awards Brunch on Saturday, October 19. The Grand Prize for Best Narrative Feature (and a cash prize of $15,000) went to Bora Kim’s House of Hummingbird, with one of the film’s stars, Seung-Yun Lee on hand to … Continue reading “Heartland Int’l Film Fest announces winners”

The Power of the Dog’ and ‘House of Gucci’ Lead SAG Awards film nominations

Nominees for the 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) honoring outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances for the past year were announced this morning by Rosario Dawson (Dopesick, Go-Big Show) and Vanessa Hudgens (tick, tick…BOOM!, The Princess Switch) via Instagram Live. The nominees for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles were announced by SAG Awards Committee Members Jason … Continue reading “The Power of the Dog’ and ‘House of Gucci’ Lead SAG Awards film nominations”

Power of the Dog, Succession win at cloaked Golden Globe Awards

It was like the HFPA wore Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak. After a year of controversy and scandals, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced the winners of the 79th annual Golden Globe Awards via Twitter on Sunday night. No media or celebrities were in attendance. There was no red carpet. WandaVision was shut out. And there was no … Continue reading “Power of the Dog, Succession win at cloaked Golden Globe Awards”

3388 Films presents official selections for awards season from Vietnam

Southern California-based film distribution company 3388 Films is presenting its two feature FYC titles during the 2022 awards season: Kiều, a stunning period piece, romance/drama, inspired by the most famous Vietnamese literary classic of all time The Tale of Kiều by Nguyễn Du; and Bố Già (Dad, I’m Sorry), Vietnam’s official entry in the international feature category for the 2022 Oscars.   Inspired by the most famous … Continue reading “3388 Films presents official selections for awards season from Vietnam”

The Roster keeps its cool for KSwiss and more

As holding companies – and larger independents – do combat in the talent wars,LA-based agency, The Roster is finding that clients big and small are waging a battle of their own: to put out effective advertising without the fuss, bureaucracy and overhead attached to “the majors.” “What we’re doing is about efficiency and practicality,” says … Continue reading “The Roster keeps its cool for KSwiss and more”

AFI Fest 2021 announces full festival lineup

Our friends at The American Film Institute (AFI) announced today the full lineup for AFI FEST 2021 including Sony Pictures Classics’ Parallel Mothers, written and directed by Academy Award winner Pedro Almodóvar, which will screen as a Red Carpet Premiere at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, November 13. The complete AFI FEST program … Continue reading “AFI Fest 2021 announces full festival lineup”

Eva Lanska’s ‘Little French Fish’ to have European premiere on ShortsTV

London-based filmmaker, and REEL WOMAN, Eva Lanska’s award-winning drama short Little French Fish will have its European premiere on leading short movie entertainment network ShortsTV on September 19, 2021. The film first premiered on ShortsTV in North America on September 9, 2021 on DirecTV, AT&T U-Verse, Google Fiber, Frontier Communications and Hotwire. Little French Fish draws attention to the global stigma against interracial marriages by exploring the relationship … Continue reading “Eva Lanska’s ‘Little French Fish’ to have European premiere on ShortsTV”

Chicago P.D. ‘s Belushi appears in Shriekfest premiere of Witness Infection

Witness Infection starring Jim Belushi’s son, Robert Belushi, will make its California premiere at Shriekfest, now in its 21st year, in Los Angeles next month. The story is about two rival mob families who end up in the same small California town after being placed in witness protection. Carlo (Belushi) has been left alone by … Continue reading “Chicago P.D. ‘s Belushi appears in Shriekfest premiere of Witness Infection”

Kevin Can F**k Himself: Annie Murphy on dual roles

Despite six seasons on the critically acclaimed Pop TV series Schitt’s Creek, Emmy Award-winning actress Annie Murphy didn’t know when she would be cast in another project. Then the script for the AMC series Kevin Can F**K Himself came her way. Murphy, along with the show’s creator, talked to Emmy about the eight-episode series with … Continue reading “Kevin Can F**k Himself: Annie Murphy on dual roles”

Made for Love: HBO Max renews acclaimed series

We are huge fans of the absurd comedy Made for Love which debuted earlier this year on HBO Max. Now the streamer has renewed the Max Original series for a second season. Yay. The critically acclaimed, dark comedy ranks among HBO Max’s top original half-hours since launch. Based on the novel by Alissa Nutting, Made for … Continue reading “Made for Love: HBO Max renews acclaimed series”

FRFF: 4th annual Showcase Panel features Eva Lanska

During the 3rd annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF), Cloud 21 PR International and Kultura PR International  will present the fourth annual “Global Entertainment Showcase” a special event that will be held virtually during this year’s Festival de Cannes. To kick off the production team’s third annual FRFF, the online panel event “Global Entertainment Showcase” is scheduled for Sunday, … Continue reading “FRFF: 4th annual Showcase Panel features Eva Lanska”

Pride: 20 films to celebrate during the month and beyond

We are deep into Pride Month and of course, that means we need to share our list of LGBTQ+ movies to enjoy. It was way too challenging to narrow this list down to just 10, so we’ve compiled a list of 20 in no particular order.  Call Me By Your Name Nominated for best picture … Continue reading “Pride: 20 films to celebrate during the month and beyond”

The Conjuring 3: Those devils mixing up reality

The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It faced two main challenges in development: how to keep the Conjuring Universe original and fresh and how to balance reality with drama. “We wanted to keep the elements of the previous films that people love,” says screenwriter David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, who also worked on the story with … Continue reading “The Conjuring 3: Those devils mixing up reality”

The canceling of Bill Gates

News about billionaire Bill Gates is trending this week after new details seem to emerge daily about his workplace improprieties and failed marriage. Mr. Gates, 65, and his wife Melinda French Gates, 56, announced earlier this month on May 3, 2021, that they were ending their marriage after 27 years. In a joint statement posted … Continue reading “The canceling of Bill Gates”

HBO releases first images from House of Dragon

Here is something for your Friday. House of the Dragon, the prequel to Game of Thrones, recently began production and will debut on HBO and be available to stream on HBO Max in 2022. Based on George R.R. Martin’s Fire & Blood, the series, which is set 300 years before the events of Game of … Continue reading “HBO releases first images from House of Dragon”

Kay, Jared and Zales unveil 2022 collection during Bridal Tea Party

Recently, Reel 360 had the privilege of sitting in on a Virtual Bridal Tea Party for Kay, Jared, and Zales hosted by Toni Zehrer, Signet Senior Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer. Toni was pleased to share the trends we expect to see this Spring season in commitment jewelry.  We began the call with a … Continue reading “Kay, Jared and Zales unveil 2022 collection during Bridal Tea Party”