Posts tagged "Steve McQueen"

The Best Weird Celebrity Claps, Starting with Sting at the 2014 Tony Awards

Who knew Sting had such an awful, bizarre clap? During last night’s telecast of the 2014 Tony Awards in New York City, the 62-year-old musician was filmed reacting to host Hugh Jackman. Please, just watch:…
By: Peggy Truong / June 9, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Kat McPhee, and the Cast of ‘Scandal’ Mingle in Washington, D.C.

Every year the greats descend upon our nations capital to mingle with and congratulate one another on being masters of the universe. It's called the White House Correspondents Dinner and, if anything, this years event is just an excuse to get the cast of Scandal and Lupita Nyong'o…
By: Jason Marshall / May 3, 2014

2014 Directors Guild Awards: What You Missed

The race towards the 86th Academy Awards is nearing its end, and, so far, the road towards the second Sunday in March has been paved with the bricks that American Hustle made. But after this weekend's Directors Guild of America Awards, Gravity has stepped up its game and…
By: Jason Marshall / January 27, 2014

2014 SAG Awards: The Moments You Missed

Didn't have time to sit around on a Saturday night and watch Hollywood pat itself on the back? Well, lucky for you we watched the show and have put together the things everyone will be talking about around the water cooler tomorrow.
By: Jason Marshall / January 19, 2014

’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big, Celebrities Get Weird at the 2014 Critics’ Choice Awards

The Critics' Choice Awards aren't really a real awards show, but they did happen last night and plenty of celebrities showed up anyway. Whether it was something in the water, or everyone was just blowing off steam from the Oscar nominations announcement earlier yesterday morning, things got weird at the ceremony.
By: Robert Kessler / January 17, 2014

Oscar Nominations Announced: Jonah Hill, Julia Roberts Among Surprise Nominees

This morning the 86th Academy Awards nominations were announced and as predicted both American Hustle and 12 Years a Slave cleaned up in the big categories. Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence all got nods for American Hustle as did the director David O. Russell and the film received a Best Picture…
By: Barbara DeFranco / January 16, 2014

’12 Years a Slave’ Is Merciless, Magnificent

Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave opened to rave reviews at the Telluride Film Festival in August. It has since emerged as a contender for both Best Picture and Best Actor Oscars; it is clear that the film is a cinematic success. But what remains unclear is whether this film will be a hit…
By: Robert Kessler / October 18, 2013

Madonna Branded a Rude Movie Texter

She may have just revealed intimate details about her life, but we didn't know Madonna was one of those people.
By: Barbara DeFranco / October 10, 2013

Everyone at TIFF Loves ‘12 Years a Slave,’ Too

Fresh from last month’s debut at the Telluride Film Festival, Steve McQueen’s historical film 12 Years a Slave received even more love up north on Friday. McQueen and company received a standing ovation when the credits rolled at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, according to USA Today. And yes,…
By: Peggy Truong / September 7, 2013

Realty Byte: Ryan Serhant Saddles Up At Steve McQueen’s $7.4M Idaho Ranch

Ryan Serhant is strapping on his cowboy boots and saddling up for a horseback guided tour of the Steve McQueen’s Idaho compound. Okay, so there are no horses available on such short notice in NYC, but he'll try his best to keep up with the King of Cool. Our favorite suited-u…
By: Andrea Simpson / August 21, 2013

First Trailer for ’12 Years a Slave’ Released

The first trailer for the highly anticipated 12 Years a Slave has been released. The film is directed by Steve McQueen and based on the autobiography published by Solomon Northrup in 1853; it tells the true story of Northrup  -- born a free man in New York, but kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana.
By: Robert Kessler / July 16, 2013