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4 items from 2015


Birdman and Eddie Redmayne take home SAG Awards

26 January 2015 4:41 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Amongst this years Screen Actors Guild Award winners are Eddie Redmayne, who won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Steven Hawking in The Theory of Everything, Birdman, which took home Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, and Orange Is the New Black, whose star Uzo Uduba claimed the Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series category.

Redmayne, dedicated his award to sufferers of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Als), the illness which Hawking himself suffers from. He also went on to congratulate fellow actors such as Bradley Cooper, David Oyelowo and Timothy Spall.

Unsurprisingly it was Julianne Moore who took the award for best female leading role for her performance as an aging academic experiencing the early stages of Alzheimer disease in Still Alice.

It has been a big weekend for Birdman, which not only won best ensemble »

- Alfie Nobes

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2015 SAG Awards winners and nominees

25 January 2015 4:14 PM, PST | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

The Screen Actors Guild handed out the 21st annual SAG Awards Sunday night live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Here is a rundown of all the nominees and winners as they are announced. And be sure to re-live our live blog of the show here! Theatrical Motion Pictures Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role Steve Carell / John du Pont – "Foxcatcher" (Sony Pictures Classics) Benedict Cumberbatch / Alan Turing – "The Imitation Game" (The Weinstein Company) Jake Gyllenhaal / Louis Bloom – "Nightcrawler" (Open Road Films) Michael Keaton / Riggan – "Birdman" (Fox Searchlight Pictures) **Eddie Redmayne / Stephen Hawking – "The Theory Of Everything" (Focus Features)** - Winner Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role Jennifer Aniston / Claire Bennett – "Cake" (Cinelou Films) Felicity Jones / Jane Hawking – "The Theory Of Everything" (Focus Features) **Julianne Moore / Alice Howland-Jones – "Still Alice" (Sony Pictures Classics)** - Winner Rosamund Pike / Amy Dunne – "Gone Girl »

- Kristopher Tapley

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Sitcom Renewed for Third Season by Fox

17 January 2015 7:52 PM, PST | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Many had doubts when Fox moved Brooklyn Nine-Nine to Sunday nights this season. It's worked out okay for the sitcom however and the ratings are up 13% in the 18-49 demographic. It's one of the few shows that's seen a season-to-season increase. The network has now renewed the sitcom for a third season.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine follows a group of unique detectives and their newly appointed captain at the NYPD's 99th Precinct. The sitcom's cast includes Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Chelsea Peretti, Dirk Blocker, Joel McKinnon MIller, and Andre Braugher.

Here's the Fox press release with the good news:

Hot From Fox...

Fox Orders Third Season Of Hit Comedy "Brooklyn Nine-nine"

Next All-New Brooklyn Nine-nine Airs Sunday, January 25, on Fox

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- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season Two Ratings

5 January 2015 12:30 PM, PST | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Fox is trying something new this season by breaking up Sunday's "Animation Domination" block with Brooklyn Nine-Nine, a live-action sitcom. Will this gamble pay off or will it fail? Will this police comedy be cancelled or renewed for a third season? Stay tuned.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine follows a group of unique detectives and their newly appointed captain at the NYPD's 99th Precinct. The sitcom's cast includes Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Chelsea Peretti, Dirk Blocker, Joel McKinnon MIller, and Andre Braugher.

The higher a show's ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better its chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available -- typically the following morning, around 11:30am Est/8:30am Pst. Refresh to see the latest. (more…) »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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