Award Season Campaigning Articles

Celebrity Awards Season campaigning and PR strategy.

Amy and her friends

November 30, 2016 21:20:12 Posted at November 30, 2016 21:20:12
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Sarah texted me the other night all confused and annoyed about Nocturnal Animals NOT being part of the awards circuit, not really in the Oscar conversation. The film was well-reviewed out of the festivals. It’s an all-star cast. But it feels like it’s almost being ignored. Anyway, the star of Nocturnal Animals is Amy Adams Full Story

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Natalie Portman’s alien answers

November 29, 2016 15:23:08 Posted at November 29, 2016 15:23:08
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Last night Natalie Portman showed up at the Gotham Awards, wearing a homeschooler’s home ec project, where she was a Best Actress nominee for Jackie. In something of an upset, she lost to Isabelle Huppert (Elle), because film voters have a hard time resisting Icons Full Story

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Monday, November 28, 2016

Dear Gossips,

They aired a feature on Casey Affleck yesterday morning on CBS Sunday Morning. He was interviewed by Tracy Smith and takes her on a walk through Fenway Park, discussing his childhood in Boston, how he enrolled at Columbia University only to return to Hollywood, and how he sees his career – he doesn’t want to be more famous; he’s happy as he is, with acting roles that come to him now and again, leaving the big ass movie star thing to his brother.  Read Full Intro

Andrew & Emma's award schedules

November 28, 2016 18:18:32 Posted at November 28, 2016 18:18:32
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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It's looking like Emma Stone will for sure be at every stop during award season, as a nominee. It would be a major shock if La La Land isn't a contender across all the major categories. Last week, a trailer for one of the final contenders in the Oscar race, Martin Scorsese's Silence, was released. Full Story

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Project Casey

November 15, 2016 19:19:17 Posted at November 15, 2016 19:19:17
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Manchester By The Sea came out of festival season strong, with outstanding reviews and predictions for Oscar. Most award season experts still agree that Manchester will be nominated for several awards, including Best Picture, but I feel like in the last few weeks, people haven’t been talking about it as much, certainly not as much as La La Land. Full Story

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Emma Stone locks it down

November 11, 2016 18:08:39 Posted at November 11, 2016 18:08:39
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association held an event last night in Hollywood to “celebrate Golden Globe Award season”. Basically it was an excuse to have a party. But the stars show up because they have to lock down their nominations. Emma Stone Full Story

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