The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' board of governors is considering changing its rules following last month's dismissal of org prexy Jim Chabin.
Blake Edwards, whose comedy scripting career includes the "Pink Panther" films, "10" and "Victor/Victoria," has been tapped to receive the Screen Laurel Award from the Writers Guild of America West.
Jean-Pierre Jeunet's "Amelie" has nabbed three Lumiere Awards for film, screenplay and actress (Audrey Tautou), according to organizers of the kudos, the French equivalent of the Golden Globes.
Embracing big-scale, high-grossing major-studio releases, the Producers Guild of America has tapped "A Beautiful Mind," "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," "Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the…
Belying the notion that everything changed on Sept. 11, the award season officially got under way Dec. 20 the way it usually does.
Awards shows. We sneer at them. We second-guess them. We hold viewing parties and yell catty comments at the tube. We complain about how long and dull they are. They're our one renewable source of…
The most riveting television races in the Golden Globes derby will not be happening in the big six awards. The real action at the Jan. 20 ceremony will be for actor and actress in a miniseries or…
On what a director gets with Ford: “A director doesn’t just get acting talent from Harrison. He has an innate understanding of the relationship between his persona onscreen and the audience would…
On shooting the film: “We were both from Chicago, and we both wanted to do the film there. It was great watching him get immersed in the character. He did most of the stunts, except for jumping off…
On wanting to direct Ford: “I had the feeling if I don’t make a movie with Harrison Ford, I really will miss something in my life. I heard he was planning on playing the president, and whatever it is…
On directing films against Ford’s type: “I always thought he was an extraordinary actor, who was so successful in the kind of action pictures he did, that people didn’t really understand how great…