See Oscar Noms LIVE Tuesday Morning! (TBA)

It’s less than 48 hours now until the official 89th Academy Award nominations are announced for films of 2016, TBA! Will be Tuesday, January 24th at 5:18 a.m. PST, when the live-stream begins. More info will be posted below as it becomes available, embedded clip included. Official Live-Stream Clip Updated Locks for Best Picture are Read More …

Talking Movies with PenTV – 105 – Discussing the 88th Academy Awards Nominations

Host Gina Mazzetti and myself discuss the down-low about the 88th Academy Award nominations for films of 2015. We touch on everything, with topics ranging from #OscarsSoWhite and LGBT superheroes, to keeping movies unusual and which current film is the best regardless of nominations. Recorded 1.22.2015 at Peninsula Television, Inc. — pentv.tv I’m also adding Read More …

Shared from Indiewire: David Oyelowo Slams the Oscars as Academy President Promises ‘Big Changes’

For two years straight, Academy Award nominations have mostly selected talents both in front and behind camera without much regard to diversity in America. It has led to both Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith announcing their boycotts of this year’s ceremony, as well as David Oyelowo of last year’s Selma labeling it “unforgivable.” Academy Read More …