In Apparent ‘Error,’ Russian Figure Skater’s Auschwitz-Themed Outfit Makes Shortlist for International Skating Union’s ‘Best Costume’ Award

The International Skating Union (ISU) has apologized for including an Auschwitz-themed figure skating outfit as a nominee for its “Best Costume” of the year award. Responding to backlash mounting on social media, the ISU wrote on Twitter that the costume, … Read more…

Jane Fonda Accepted a BAFTA Award While Being Arrested for Protesting Inaction on Climate Change

On Friday, actress Jane Fonda accepted the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for excellence in film from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, or BAFTA, while being arrested in Washington D.C. during a protest. Folks, @Janefonda accepted the Stanley … Read more…

Danny DeVito to Receive Camerimage Lifetime Achievement Award for Acting

Versatile veteran actor and multihyphenate Danny DeVito, whose memorable roles include such projects at TV’s “Taxi” and Miloš Forman’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” will receive a Lifetime Achievement award for acting at the Camerimage International Film Festival, which … Read more…

Nazi Satire Jojo Rabbit Wins Toronto International Film Festival’s Audience Award

(NEW YORK) — Taika Waititi’s Nazi Germany-set satire “Jojo Rabbit” won the People’s Choice award Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival, a prize that has historically been one of the most ironclad predicators of Academy Awards chances. Because so … Read more…