Emmys 2020: Best Record–Most Wins by Black Actors in Various Categories

I love being American, and it’s important that people see all of those things together, and when you have the platform celebrate that and remind those that tend to look past Black girls, Black women. When I saw my sister Uzo had on this same shirt it just was a confirmation that this was right–Regina King

Batman, The: Impact of Robert Pattinson’s COVID-19

Impact of Robert Pattinson’s COVID-19 on ‘The Batman’ and the Industry Warner Bros. Variety Reports: For months, the entertainment industry has focused on how to return to work amid the coronavirus pandemic. Reams of health and safety protocols have dictated proper PPE attire, testing schedules, how many people can be on a set. By July […]

Oscar Directors: LeRoy, Mervyn–Background, Career, Awards, Filmography

September 12, 2020 Career Summation Occupational Inheritance: Nationality: Social Class: Race/Ethnicity: Family: Formal Education: Training: First Film: Breakthrough: First Oscar Nomination: Gap between First Film and First Nom: Other Oscars: Other Oscar Nominations: Oscar Awards: Nominations Span: Genre (specialties): Collaborators: Last Film: Contract: Career Length: Career Output: Marriage: Politics: Death: Mervyn LeRoy (October 15, 1900 […]

THE IRISHMAN – Trailer

Directed by Martin Scorsese. Starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Joe Pesci. Netflix releasing in theaters on November 1, and streaming on November 27th.

Pick of the Week

Emmys 2020: HBO Regains Dominance, Leading All Winners

In the end, Netflix converted only 21 of its historic 160 nominations, finishing second behind the premium cable network.

Levy Unfiltered

Code Red: Hollywood Controversial–Cuties Debate Increases Viewership for Netflix

Cuties: Controversy Over Film’s Intent (Sexualization of Young Girls) Brings More Viewers to Netflix Movie. Is it Curiosity? Voyeurism? Fear of Impact on Younger Viewers (and Their Parents)?

Reviews

Emmys 2020: Jimmy KImmel Responds to All-Time Low Ratings

The “weirdest” part about 2020’s half-live, half-virtual ceremony was that “when it was over there are usually parties and everyone is carrying their Emmys around, everybody’s happy, everybody’s celebrating. This year, the show ended and it was like ‘Well, I guess I’ll go into my car and drive home.’ It was nothing”–Jimmy Kimmel

Emmys 2020: Best Record–Most Wins by Black Actors in Various Categories

I love being American, and it’s important that people see all of those things together, and when you have the platform celebrate that and remind those that tend to look past Black girls, Black women. When I saw my sister Uzo had on this same shirt it just was a confirmation that this was right–Regina King

Emmys 2020: How the Astonishing Success of ‘Schitt’s Creek’ Made for an Anti-Climactic (and Necessarily Repetitive) Show after the First Hour and 7 Wins!

It wasn’t just that the show from Dan and Eugene Levy won all seven comedy awards handed out during the telecast, it’s that it won them one after another after another.

Emmys 2020: Schitt’s Creek Sets Record–Most Wins for Comedy

Emmys 2020: ‘Schitt’s Creek’ Sets Record–Most Wins in a Single Season for a Comedy