Michelle Williams’ move to Best Actress isn’t category cheating, it’s rebellion

moments after Steven Spielberg‘s The Fabelmans Premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, the verdict was clear: Michelle Williams for her role as Mitzi Fabelman, the free-spirited mother of the film’s Spielberg-inspired protagonist, a “tour de force performance” and “finally able to take home an Oscar.” In a still very fluid supporting actress field, Williams … Read more

Johnny Depp’s VMAs cameo was neither funny nor surprising

When Johnny Depp showed up at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night, the audience seemed shocked. The actor wasn’t there to present a trophy or play a tune. His mini monologue, in which he joked about how he “needed the work,” was hard to hear. His face, superimposed on a life-size version of … Read more