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Golden Globe 2021 : Andra Day wins the award for Billie Holiday role in new movie chronicling jazz legend who was raised in Baltimore



Andra Day won a Golden Globe on Sunday night for best entertainer in a show film for her job as Billie Holiday in a recently delivered film about the jazz legend brought up in Baltimore.

The Lee Daniels-coordinated film uncovers the torments she looked all through her profession: bigotry, abuse, illicit drug use, restriction, youngster rape. Occasion later got back to Baltimore at 22 years old with a widely praised execution at The Royal Theater in October 1937.

“The United States vs. Billie Holiday,” debuted Friday on Hulu.

Baltimore Sun writer Carl Schoettler composed of Holiday’s “phenomenal musicianship, the exceptional diction, phrasing, sense of timing and dramatic delivery that made her singing interesting. … She manufactured one of the great American singing styles from a youth lived poor and hard and mean on Durham Street in [Upper] Fells Point.”

Quite a while prior an neighborhood-based arts project gave homage to the square where Holiday resided, if just for a moderately short time, during the 1920s. There are painted screens and murals and other inventive references to her.

She is additionally regarded locally with Billie Holiday Court, in East Baltimore. There is a recreation center named in honor at Pennsylvania and Lafayette roads where there’s likewise an enormous bronze sculpture of her.

Different candidates for the honor were Viola Davis, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”; Vanessa Kirby, “Pieces of a Woman”; Frances McDormand, “Nomadland”; and Carey Mulligan, “Promising Young Woman.”

The 78th Golden Globe Awards winners are below :

Best motion picture — drama

  • WINNER | “Nomadland”
  • “The Father”
  • “Mank”
  • “Promising Young Woman”
  • “The Trial of the Chicago 7”

Actress in a motion picture — drama

  • WINNER | Andra Day, “The United States vs. Billie Holiday”
  • Viola Davis, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
  • Vanessa Kirby, “Pieces of a Woman”
  • Frances McDormand, “Nomadland”
  • Carey Mulligan, “Promising Young Woman”

Actor in a motion picture — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | Sacha Baron Cohen, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
  • James Corden, “The Prom”
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, “Hamilton”
  • Dev Patel, “The Personal History of David Copperfield”
  • Andy Samberg, “Palm Springs”

Best motion picture — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
  • “Hamilton”
  • “Music”
  • “Palm Springs”
  • “The Prom”

Director — motion picture

  • WINNER | Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland”
  • Emerald Fennell, “Promising Young Woman”
  • David Fincher, “Mank”
  • Regina King, “One Night in Miami”
  • Aaron Sorkin, “The Trial of the Chicago 7”

Actor in a motion picture — drama

  • WINNER | Chadwick Boseman, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
  • Riz Ahmed, “Sound of Metal”
  • Anthony Hopkins, “The Father”
  • Gary Oldman, “Mank”
  • Tahar Rahim, “The Mauritanian”

Limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

  • WINNER | “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • “Normal People”
  • “Small Axe”
  • “The Undoing”
  • “Unorthodox

Actress in a limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

  • WINNER | Anya Taylor-Joy, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Cate Blanchett, “Mrs. America”
  • Daisy Edgar-Jones, “Normal People”
  • Shira Haas, “Unorthodox”
  • Nicole Kidman, “The Undoing”

Supporting actress — television

  • WINNER | Gillian Anderson, “The Crown”
  • Helena Bonham Carter, “The Crown”
  • Julia Garner, “Ozark”
  • Annie Murphy, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Cynthia Nixon, “Ratched”

Supporting actress in a motion picture

  • WINNER | Jodie Foster, “The Mauritanian”
  • Glenn Close, “Hillbilly Elegy”
  • Olivia Colman, “The Father”
  • Amanda Seyfried, “Mank”
  • Helena Zengel, “News of the World”

Television series — drama

  • WINNER | “The Crown”
  • “Lovecraft Country”
  • “The Mandalorian”
  • “Ozark”
  • “Ratched”

Motion picture — foreign language

  • WINNER | “Minari” (United States)
  • “Another Round” (Denmark)
  • “La Llorona” (Guatemala/France)
  • “The Life Ahead” (Italy)
  • “Two of Us” (France)

Actor in a television series, drama

  • WINNER | Josh O’Connor, “The Crown”
  • Jason Bateman, “Ozark”
  • Bob Odenkirk, “Better Call Saul”
  • Al Pacino, “Hunters”
  • Matthew Rhys, “Perry Mason”

Actress in a motion picture — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | Rosamund Pike, “I Care a Lot”
  • Maria Bakalova, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
  • Kate Hudson, “Music”
  • Michelle Pfeiffer, “French Exit”
  • Anya Taylor-Joy, “Emma.”

Television series — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | “Schitt’s Creek”
  • “Emily in Paris”
  • “The Flight Attendant”
  • “The Great”
  • “Ted Lasso”

Actor in a television series — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso”
  • Don Cheadle, “Black Monday”
  • Nicholas Hoult, “The Great”
  • Eugene Levy, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Ramy Youssef, “Ramy”

Original song — motion picture

  • WINNER | “Io Si (Seen)” (“The Life Ahead”)
  • “Speak Now” (“One Night in Miami”)
  • “Fight for You” (“Judas and the Black Messiah”)
  • “Hear My Voice” (“The Trial of the Chicago 7”)
  • “Tigress & Tweed” (“The United States vs. Billie Holiday”)

Original score — motion picture

  • WINNER | “Soul” — Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste
  • “The Midnight Sky” — Alexandre Desplat
  • “Mank” — Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
  • “News of the World” — James Newton Howard
  • “Tenet” — Ludwig Göransson

Actress in a television series — drama

  • WINNER | Emma Corrin, “The Crown”
  • Olivia Colman, “The Crown”
  • Jodie Comer, “Killing Eve”
  • Laura Linney, “Ozark”
  • Sarah Paulson, “Ratched”

Screenplay — motion picture

  • WINNER | Aaron Sorkin, “The Trial of the Chicago 7”
  • Florian Zeller and Christopher Hampton, “The Father”
  • Jack Fincher, “Mank”
  • Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland”
  • Emerald Fennell, “Promising Young Woman”

Actor in a limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

  • WINNER | Mark Ruffalo, “I Know This Much Is True”
  • Bryan Cranston, “Your Honor”
  • Jeff Daniels, “The Comey Rule”
  • Hugh Grant, “The Undoing”
  • Ethan Hawke, “The Good Lord Bird”

Motion picture — animated

  • WINNER | “Soul”
  • “The Croods: A New Age”
  • “Onward”
  • “Over the Moon”
  • “Wolfwalkers”

Actress in a television series — musical or comedy

  • WINNER | Catherine O’Hara, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Lily Collins, “Emily in Paris”
  • Kaley Cuoco, “The Flight Attendant”
  • Elle Fanning, “The Great”
  • Jane Levy, “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist”

Supporting actor — television

  • WINNER | John Boyega, “Small Axe”
  • Brendan Gleeson, “The Comey Rule”
  • Dan Levy, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Jim Parsons, “Hollywood”
  • Donald Sutherland, “The Undoing”

Supporting actor in a motion picture

  • WINNER | Daniel Kaluuya, “Judas and the Black Messiah”
  • Sacha Baron Cohen, “The Trial of the Chicago 7”
  • Jared Leto, “The Little Things”
  • Bill Murray, “On the Rocks”
  • Leslie Odom Jr., “One Night in Miami”

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‘At That Age’ drama pilot not moving forward at NBC



NBC isn’t moving forward with its outfit dramatization pilot At That Age, made, directed and in view of a unique thought by Malcolm B. Lee, head of current box-office champ Space Jam: A New Legacy.

I hear the options on the cast, which includes Adrian Holmes, Nicole Ari Parker, Brad James, Jade Eshete, Sinqua Walls, Emayatzy Corinealdi and Christian Keyes, were coming up July 31, prompting the network to settle on a choice.

As is normal practice, Universal Television, which produced the pilot, will shop it to different organizations while it actually has the entertainers under bargains.

At That Age, an exploration of an African-American family’s inheritance, was requested to steer in January 2020, yet put on pause due to the Covid related creation closure. It restarted projecting this previous spring and was produced off-cycle like the entirety of NBC’s pilots in the course of the last Covid-affected year. The organization additionally has dramatization pilot Dangerous Moms, which is production.

Composed via Carla Banks-Waddles, in At That Age, After the Cooper family’s golden child experiences a catastrophic event, seven relatives (Holmes, Parker, James, Eschete, Walls, Corinealdi and Keyes) face a basic shift, settle on life-altering decisions and deal profound mysteries becoming exposed.

Banks-Waddles executive produces with Lee and Debra Martin Chase.

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Phillipa Soo joins the cast of Apple’s thriller series ‘Shining Girls’



Emmy nominee Phillipa Soo has joined the cast of the AppleTV+ series Shining Girls, in light of the 2013 smash hit novel by Lauren Beukes, in a series regular role. Soo will depict the intelligent and sure-footed Jin-Sook who works in the examination office at the Adler planetarium.

She will star opposite Elisabeth Moss, who depicts a Chicago columnist who endure a fierce attack just to discover her world moving as she chases down her attacker. The ritzy cast likewise includes Wagner Moura (Narcos) as Dan, a veteran columnist breaking the augmenting story of a copycat assault. Jamie Bell likewise stars as Harper, a secretive introvert with an amazing connection with Kirby.

The series hails from MRC Television. As well as featuring, Moss leader produces through Love and Squalor Pictures, close by Lindsey McManus. Leonardo DiCaprio fills in as chief maker through Appian Way close by Jennifer Davisson. Creator Lauren Beukes and Alan Page Arriaga will likewise fill in as leader makers on the task. The series will be adjusted for television and executive produced by Silka Luisa, who likewise fills in as showrunner.

Soo was assigned for a 2021 Primetime Emmy in the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series Musical for her work in Hamilton. She most as of late showed up in the Spectrum Original series The Bite from Robert and Michelle King.

She is repped by Authentic Talent and Literary Management and UTA.

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Michelle Monaghan is set to play dual lead roles in Netflix’s ‘Echoes’ limited series



Michelle Monaghan is set to play dual lead roles in Netflix’s Echoes, a psychological thriller limited series about indistinguishable twins from 13 Reasons Why writer/executive producer/showrunner Brian Yorkey, Quinton Peeples (Runaways) and Australian author maker Vanessa Gazy (Eden).

Made and written by Gazy, Echoes is a secret thrill ride about identical twins Leni and Gina, both depicted by Monaghan, who share a hazardous mystery. Since they were kids, Leni and Gina covertly have traded lives, coming full circle in a double life as adults: They share two homes, two spouses and a kid, however everything in their impeccably arranged world is tossed into disarray when one of the sisters disappears.

Born identical twins, every sister is remarkable; Leni is the sister that is content to remain at home, wed her childhood sweetheart, bring up her little girl and assist with running the delightful pony ranch where everybody lives respectively established in their since quite a while ago shared history. Gina is the rebellious sister that walked out on all that and disappeared to Los Angeles where she rose to speedy notoriety expounding on a hazier undertow that educated her Southern childhood.

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Yorkey will fill in as leader maker and co-showrunner on the spine chiller, the main task greenlit as a component of his multi-year in general arrangement with the streamer for series and different projects.

Gazy likewise will executive produce, with Peeples filling in as chief maker/co-showrunner close by Yorkey. The series additionally hails from chief makers Imogen Banks (The Beautiful Lie) and Endemol Shine Banks Australia.

On TV, Monaghan featured in Netflix’ geo-political thriller Messiah just as Hulu’s dramatization series The Path, close by Aaron Paul and Hugh Dancy. Before that, she co-featured in the HBO show True Detective inverse Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, for which she was designated for a Golden Globe for her job.

On the film side, Monaghan is set to co-star opposite Anna Diop in the Stay Gold Features And Topic Studios Pic Nanny. She was most recently seen in Zoe Lister-Jones’ The Craft, the Blumhouse reboot of the 1996 component, just as Christine Jeffs’ Every Breath You Take, featuring inverse Casey Affleck and Sam Claflin. She as of late wrapped production on Brad Anderson’s Blood.

Monaghan is repped by ICM Partners, Anonymous Content and attorney Robert Offer.

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