Sidney Poitier -- the only black actor to win an Academy Award in the leading male category -- will be taking home another Oscar this year.
Helmer Andre Turpin's "Soft Shell Man" (Un Crabe dans la tete), which bowed at Sundance Stateside, leads the race for this year's Jutras, the annual Quebec film awards announced Wednesday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has tapped Moray Greenfield as theater operations coordinator. She succeeds Michael Angel, who was recently upped to the post of membership administrator.
In "Mulholland Drive," fresh-scrubbed heroine Betty goes through a major identity crisis. But that's nothing compared to the what-am-I? dilemma for the actress who plays her, Naomi Watts.
The Directors Guild of America provided the latest twist in this wide-open awards season Tuesday, with nominations that leaned toward major studio pics and highlighted first-timers.