Talent without glamour at the GREAT British pre Oscars reception

The dearth of Oscar nominations for British stars sucked the glamour out of the Great British Film reception in Los Angeles last night. Hosted by British Consul-General Dame Barbara Hay, the event, which launched in 2012, is held on the Friday before the Academy Awards Ceremony to celebrate the success of the UK’s creative achievement. … Continue reading Talent without glamour at the GREAT British pre Oscars reception

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to host the Golden Globes

Two-time Globes-winning comedy actress, Tina Fey, and a Globes nominee, Amy Poehler, will host the 70th annual Golden Globes, airing live on NBC Jan 13th from Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. The announcement was made by Globes organizers: the Hollywood Foreign Press, NBC and Dick Clark’s productions, who were thrilled to have the two … Continue reading Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to host the Golden Globes

Oscar Finalists for Doc shorts announced

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled a shortlist of 8 finalists for Oscar nomination in the short documentary category.The contenders, which were chosen from this year’s 31 eligible entries by volunteers academy voters, are: "The Education of Mohammad Hussein," Loki Films "Inocente," Shine Global, Inc. "Kings Point," Kings Point Documentary, Inc. … Continue reading Oscar Finalists for Doc shorts announced