Oscar Nominations: Best Actor
Christian Bale for American Hustle, Bruce Dern for Nebraska, Leonardo DiCaprio for The Wolf of Wall Street, Chiwetel Ejiofor for 12 Years a Slave, Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club
Newsroom to return for third and final season
Aaron Sorkin’s Newsroom has officially been renewed for a third season, which will also be its last, according to Deadline. The show will return in the northern Autumn.Email Me! - When Available!
Golden Globes wrap-up
The Golden Globes have wrapped up for another year, and here is a list of the big winners of the night: Best Motion Picture, Drama – 12 Years a Slave Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama – Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama - Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy – American Hustle Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy – Amy Adams, American Hustle Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy – Leonardo DiCaprio, The Wolf of Wall Street Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture – Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture – Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club Best TV Series, Drama – Breaking Bad Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama – Robyn Wright, House of Cards Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama – Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy – Brooklyn Nine-Nine Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy – Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation Best Actor in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy – Andy Samberg, Brooklyn Nine-Nine For a full list of winners, click here -> http://www.goldenglobes.com/awards
Gravity attracts 11 BAFTA nominations
Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity has scored 11 BAFTA nominations, including Best Film, Best Director and Lead Actress for Sandra Bullock. 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle have both scored 10 nominations each, with Captain Phillips picking up 9 and Behind the Candelabra and Saving Mr Banks scoring 5 a piece. You can read the full list of nominations here -> http://awards.bafta.org/award/2014/film
Modern Family heading down under
Deadline has reported that Emmy-award winning comedy Modern Family will be heading to Australia for their next holiday. The episode will feature the whole cast, minus Jay and Gloria’s baby boy, and will be filmed in Sydney and the Blue Mountains and potentially also the Great Barrier Reef.Email Me! - When Available!
Seinfeld and David together again?
In a recent Reddit AMA, Jerry Seinfeld has hinted at a possible future project with long time collaborator Larry David. When asked by a Reddit user what the most mundane thing he and David have obsessed over was, Seinfeld responded “We never obsess over anything that isn’t mundane. Most recent was intentional mumbling. We wrote this script for this thing that you will eventually see but I can’t reveal what it is at this time. All I can do is tell you is that it’s big, huge, gigantic.”
Denis Leary goes rock & roll
Deadline has reported that Denis Leary’s latest project, a comedy series called Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll has been picked up for a pilot by US network FX. The show stars Leary as a middle class rocker who is desperately seeking fame and fortune, and will feature guest appearances from real-life rock stars.
Game of Thrones star joins Terminator
Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen on the hit HBO show Game of Thrones, has been confirmed for the Sarah Connor role in the new Terminator re-boot, reports Deadline. Arnold Schwarzenegger is set to return in the title role.Email Me! - When Available!