Award Season Campaigning Articles

Celebrity Awards Season campaigning and PR strategy.

Award season in August

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 4, 2017 16:00:43 August 4, 2017 16:00:43
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Some of us care about award season year-round. There’s a small group at work and we exchange emails almost every day about possible contenders, speculating about how the field will narrow as we get deeper into the fall. While the work itself should always be paramount, needless to say, what generates more or less award season interest is who the players will be. Full Story

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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