Kristen Stewart, a lonely Diana of Wales in ‘Spencer’

After Naomi Watts or Emma Corrin, Kristen Stewart joins the club of actresses who have played Diana of Wales with the new film Spencer , one of the most anticipated of the Venice festival, which premiered this Friday at the Lido. In it, Stewart portrays a lonely and obsessive Diana during three days of Christmas … Read more

TIFF: Oscar race begins to take shape

TORONTO – A moving black-and-white drama, an intense suspense story, a tribute to director Ingmar Bergman, and a stunning transformation recap Day 4 of the Toronto International Film Festival. Actress Jessica Chastain was present in the Canadian city to present the world premiere of The Eyes of Tammy Faye, which produces and stars in one … Read more

From ‘Belfast’ to ‘Spencer,’ Top Oscar Contenders Are Skipping Platforms to Open Big

For an Oscar-contending film, the platform run — opening in perhaps five theaters in New York and Los Angeles, and slowly increasing its footprint over weeks or months — is sacred. In the last 15 years, “Argo” and “The Departed” are the only two Oscar Best Picture winners that opened in more than 25 theaters. … Read more

Interview with Octavia Spencer for Hidden Talents

Nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture and winner of the SAG Award for Best Cast, Hidden talents (Hidden Figures) narrates a little-known but essential episode in modern American history: the role that a group of African-American women called “human computers” had within the NASA to get American astronauts to space. Everything was recently revealed … Read more

‘The Curse of the Witches’ signs Octavia Spencer as Grandma Helga

The remake of ‘The Curse of the Witches’, the 1990 film based on the children’s book by Roald Dahl, continues to add names in front of and behind the cameras. After Guillermo del Toro gave the witness in the direction of Robert Zemeckis and Warner signed Anne Hathaway as the Grand Witch, Octavia Spencer joins … Read more

Britney Spears gets engaged; Octavia Spencer advises you on a prenuptial agreement

After Britney Spears announce on his social networks his commitment to his boyfriend Sam Asghari, friends and fans have given their opinions about it, one of them was the actress Octavia Spencer, who beyond congratulating the actress, gave her some advice. Spencer advised the singer to have her partner Sam sign a prenuptial agreement, her … Read more

Kristen Stewart revealed the common ground she found with Princess Diana to play her in Spencer

Vittorio Zunino Celotto / Getty Images More than a year ago it was announced that Kristen Stewart will be responsible for bringing Princess Diana to life in the film. Spencer. At the time it caused a bit of controversy when an American actress gave life to one of the most iconic public figures in the … Read more

‘Dune’, ‘Last Night In Soho’ & ‘Spencer’ Among Those Movies Not Eligible To Compete For TIFF’s Top Prize, The People’s Choice Award

When a studio is looking to get traction on their awards season contender, there’s no better start at this early point in the fall than the Toronto International Film Festival’s Grolsch People’s Choice Award. The top prize at the Great White North cinema fest has often been a predictor of Oscar’s Best Picture, or notable … Read more