Award Watch 2012



The movie award season is in full-swing as we count down to the Oscars in February. Follow the race here.



Sacha Baron Cohen Punks Ryan Seacrest on the Red Carpet

By Jake Coyle | Monday Feb 27, 2012
Outfitted extravagantly in character, Sacha Baron Cohen ran amuck on the Oscars’ red carpet Sunday night and all over E! host Ryan Seacrest’s tuxedo.

Siilence is Golden at the Oscars

By | Monday Feb 27, 2012
"The Artist" won five Academy Awards on Sunday including best picture, becoming the first silent film to triumph at Hollywood’s highest honors since the original Oscar ceremony 83 years ago.

Moments to remember from Oscar 2012

By | Monday Feb 27, 2012
The Oscar telecast takes hours, but it’s the moments we remember.

Can Adam Sandler be both Worst Actor & Actress?

By | Sunday Feb 26, 2012
When Adam Sandler’s bad, he’s really bad, according to voters for the Razzies, an Academy Awards spoof that singles out the worst movies of the year.

Will ’The Artist’ silent other nominees?

By David Germain | Sunday Feb 26, 2012
The Artist" is favored to become the only silent movie to take the best-picture prize since the first Oscar ceremony 83 years ago.

Spirit Award low-budget nominees :: mix by gay & straight films filmmakers

By Christy Lemire | Thursday Feb 23, 2012
Oscar’s younger, hipper and far less affluent brother - the Independent Spirit Awards - are this weekend. Here’s a look at how some of the low-budget nominees were made.

Calling the Oscars

By Robert Nesti | Wednesday Feb 22, 2012
The Oscars - or as we like to call them the Gay Super Bowl - will be given out on Sunday. Here are some predictions.

’The Help’ cleans up at 43rd NAACP Image Awards

By Sandy Cohen | Sunday Feb 19, 2012
"The Help" collected three prizes at the NAACP Image Awards, including top actress honors for Viola Davis, the supporting actress prize for Octavia Spencer and outstanding motion picture.

’The Artist’ and Streep win at BAFTAs

By | Sunday Feb 12, 2012
Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars rewarded the French homage to old Hollywood over a homegrown favorite, spy thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.

Hazanavicius wins at Directors Guild for ’Artist’

By David Germain | Sunday Jan 29, 2012
Hollywood’s top filmmakers group presented its feature-film honor Saturday to Michel Hazanavicius for his silent film "The Artist," giving him the inside track for the best-director prize at the Academy Awards.

Complete List of 2012 Oscar Nominations

By EDGE | Tuesday Jan 24, 2012
Check out the complete list of 2012 Oscar nominations.

Oscar nominations :: Can ’Hugo’ top the ’The Artist’?

By Christy Lemire | Tuesday Jan 24, 2012
It looks like a race between "Hugo" and "The Artist" for Best Picture this year.

’The Artist’ Silent but Golden at Producer Awards

By | Sunday Jan 22, 2012
"The Artist" followed its Golden Globe win by taking top honors at the Producers Guild Awards on Saturday, as the silent film continues its unlikely run toward Oscar night.

British weigh in with BAFTA nominations

By Robert Nesti | Wednesday Jan 18, 2012
The BAFTAs - England’s equivalent of the Oscars - announced their nominations yesterday. It favored some home team movies, but - once again - "The Artist" ruled.

’The Artist’ & ’Tinker Tailor’ lead BAFTA nominations

By | Tuesday Jan 17, 2012
It’s spry vs. spy as frothy silent movie The Artist and moody thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy lead the race for the British Academy Film Awards, Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars.

A tamer Gervais leads predictable Golden Globes

By Christy Lemire | Monday Jan 16, 2012
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association dared to let Ricky Gervais come back and host the Golden Globe Awards, a year after he insulted the organization and nearly everyone in the star-studded room with his lacerating wit.

Award Watch :: Handicapping the Golden Globes

By Robert Nesti | Saturday Jan 14, 2012
The Golden Globe Awards -- the first major award ceremony of the season -- are Sunday night. Here are our choices to win.

Award Watch :: Surprises & omissions in the Dorian Award nominations

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Jan 12, 2012
The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association announced their nominations for the Dorian Awards yesterday.

Award Watch :: Star-gazing at the New York Film Critics awards

By Robert Nesti | Tuesday Jan 10, 2012
Brad Pitt stole the show at the New York Film Critics Awards ceremony this past Monday.

Award Watch :: Fincher in, Spielberg out in DGA noms

By Robert Nesti | Tuesday Jan 10, 2012
In something of a surprise, Steven Spielberg was overlooked for a Director Guild Award nomination. But it was good news for David Fincher.