No Jack Bauer? No problem! 24: Legacy, with an all-new cast led by breakout star Corey Hawkins, roared to the top spot of the XFINITY On Demand Top 20 list with its series premiere. Viewers obviously missed the real-time, thrill-a-minute pace and the series did get a very high profile debut after the memorable Super […]
The ABC pilot “Doubt” has found some certainty as far as its lead is concerned.
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Doubt/146219/863861120/Doubt%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] . Doubt This drama about a hardline nun (Meryl Streep) who makes it her mission to oust the new priest (Philip Seymour Hoffman) from her church based on circumstantial evidence that a novice sister (Amy Adams) witnesses was nominated for five Academy Awards. (more…)
This year’s race has seemed like a foregone conclusion ever since Kate Winslet nabbed two Golden Globes in two different categories. It’s “Kate’s year,” and the Academy doesn’t like to deny momentum like that, especially for one of their frequent nominees. Then again, two Globes on the same night might seem like an embarrassment of […]
There’s virtually no debate about who’s going to take the Best Supporting Actor prize home on Sunday night’s Academy Award show, but it’s expected to be a major audience hook regardless. It’s where the blockbusters are, you see, and it’ll be Hollywood’s final tribute to an actor that we lost far too soon. Can anyone […]
This Oscar season is promising a telecast with surprises that the awards themselves might not necessarily deliver. Slumdog Millionaire is the odds-on favorite to take Best Director and Best Picture, the ghost of Heath Ledger has Best Supporting Actor sewn up, and it’s Kate Winslet’s turn at Best Actress. Best Supporting Actress, however, is still […]
So, it was with a nice dark suit, an unfortunate hair situation, bleary eyes and a runny nose that I attended the glamorous 28th Annual Luncheon for the 81st Annual Academy Awards Nominees at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, and I just got back a few minutes ago to file this report. By glamorous, I mean […]