Award Season Campaigning Articles

Celebrity Awards Season campaigning and PR strategy.

Ryan Gosling pre-Oscars

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 22, 2017 16:19:12 February 22, 2017 16:19:12
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Ryan Gosling stepped out for lunch yesterday in Los Feliz. On Sunday, as you know, he’ll be at the Oscars, as a nominee for Best Actor for his performance in La La Land. He won’t win. Unless he’s a spoiler? Unless Denzel Washington and Casey Affleck split the votes and he comes through the middle? That’s a longshot. Full Story

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Emma’s best outfit of the season

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 13, 2017 20:51:53 February 13, 2017 20:51:53
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Emma Stone’s award season choices so far have been…kinda…same-same, right? Similar silhouettes, not that much edge? Duana always says I have an award season fashion theory. It’s a theory with two parts. Full Story

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Dev’s big weekend?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 9, 2017 18:09:21 February 9, 2017 18:09:21
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Many of you have been asking for a post on Dev Patel. More posts on Dev Patel. It’s been a great week for Dev so far. On Monday he was at the Oscar Nominees Luncheon as a proper nominee for Best Supporting Actor for his work in Lion. Full Story

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Justin Timberlake is still campaigning

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at February 8, 2017 18:13:50 February 8, 2017 18:13:50

As I was scrolling through the photos attached to The Hollywood Reporter feature on Justin Timberlake, I stopped at the cover image. My colleague Brian looked over my shoulder and asked, “But WHY is he on the cover? What is he promoting?” The only answer to that question is, “Because, Oscar. Full Story

Sorry Casey, Denzel Washington is here to play

Joanna Posted by Joanna at February 3, 2017 16:14:36 February 3, 2017 16:14:36
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Denzel Washington received the Modern Master award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival (SBIFF) last night, to honour his career, and of course, give a further awards push for Fences. By all accounts, he was very generous on the red carpet, and as affable as ever. Full Story

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Isabelle Huppert pre-Oscar

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 31, 2017 21:04:24 January 31, 2017 21:04:24
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Isabelle Huppert was honoured at the Lumieres Awards last night in Paris. These are referred to as the Golden Globes of France. And you know that Isabelle upset Natalie Portman at the Golden Globes earlier this month in Hollywood. Full Story

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Emma did her job

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 30, 2017 18:18:18 January 30, 2017 18:18:18
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La La Land was not nominated for Best Ensemble last night by the Screen Actors Guild. It’s still considered the frontrunner for Oscar, especially after winning Best Picture at the Producers Guild Awards on Saturday, but there was definitely work to be done at the SAGs – and, as Awards Daily’s Sasha Stone noted, most of that fell to Emma Stone Full Story

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Bidding farewell to awards season Amy Adams (almost)

Joanna Posted by Joanna at January 30, 2017 14:24:07 January 30, 2017 14:24:07
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Amy Adams (likely) made her last stateside awards season appearance as a Best Actress nominee for Arrival at the SAG Awards on Sunday night. She did not receive an Oscar nomination for Arrival last week, but still has the BAFTAs on her nominee calendar. Full Story

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