Award Season Campaigning Articles

Celebrity Awards Season campaigning and PR strategy.

Yes, Annette Bening deserves all that Oscar buzz for 20th Century Women

Joanna Posted by Joanna at October 12, 2016 14:40:36 October 12, 2016 14:40:36
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Sight unseen, Annette Bening was hailed as a Best Actress contender (and possible frontrunner) for her work in 20th Century Women, which premiered on Saturday at the New York Film Festival. The same hype followed Viola Davis for her work in Fences, and coincidentally, the trailers for both of these films dropped on the same day last month Full Story

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Kit Harington, Emmy Nominee

Sarah Posted by Sarah at August 24, 2016 16:37:52 August 24, 2016 16:37:52

Kit Harington scored his first Emmy nomination this year, for the “Battle of the Bastards” episode of Game of Thrones, and so he’s doing some campaigning, including talking to The Hollywood Reporter about his nomination and the way Jon Snow changed in season six. Full Story

Ass talk for Emmy

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 15, 2016 19:00:04 August 15, 2016 19:00:04
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Emmy voting begins today and ends August 29th. The Emmys happen on September 18th. Last week, to get right up in voters’ faces, Tom Hiddleston was in LA for several promotional events and interviews in support of The Night Manager. Full Story

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Swoki OK!

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 12, 2016 16:46:02 August 12, 2016 16:46:02

I f-cking love that this is how we determine celebrity relationship status these days. And it’s not new. Like not Instagram new. Because while I don’t use Facebook the status thing on Facebook has been an issue for years now, non? This seems very stressful for a single person, celebrity or civilian, all the pressure that social media can put on a relationship. Full Story

JT’s Trolling the HFPA

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 5, 2016 17:40:47 August 5, 2016 17:40:47
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I couldn’t help it! I’m sorry! It’s Friday and I’m 6 hours from the weekend and a nice break and I can’t contain the bad jokes. Justin Timberlake was at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association event last night too. Full Story

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Emma before festival season

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 5, 2016 17:09:11 August 5, 2016 17:09:11
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association held its grants banquet in Beverly Hills last night and there were some big names who showed up in the name of charity but with the side benefit (or maybe main benefit) of Golden Globes. Come on, now. Please don’t try to tell me that you’re unfamiliar with how celebrities suck up to the HFPA. Full Story

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