The Press Release:
Actor-producer Priyanka Chopra Jonas and singer, songwriter and actor Nick Jonas announced the 93rd Oscars® nominations today (March 15), live from London, via a global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the Academy’s digital platforms, an international satellite feed and broadcast media. Chopra Jonas and Jonas announced the nominees in 23 categories at 5:19 a.m. PT. For a complete list of nominees, visit the official Oscars website, www.oscar.com (linked below).
Academy members from each of the 17 branches vote to determine the nominees in their respective categories – actors nominate actors, film editors nominate film editors, etc. In the Animated Feature Film and International Feature Film categories, nominees are selected by a vote of multi-branch screening committees. All voting members are eligible to select the Best Picture nominees.
Active members of the Academy are eligible to vote for the winners in all 23 categories beginning Thursday, April 15, through Tuesday, April 20. The 93rd Oscars will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Union Station Los Angeles and the Dolby® Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.
Leading global independent entertainment company, Better Noise Entertainment, is proud to announce Better Noise Films. Films will be led by entertainment industry legend Allen Kovac as CEO and Dan Lieblein (Cinecom, October Films, USA Films and USA Home Entertainment) as COO. Also joining the team are CFO Harris Masood, Music Supervisor AJ Kasen and Vice President of Production, Michael Lombardi. Building upon the success of 10th Street Entertainment and market-leading music label Better Noise Music, Better Noise Films will develop feature film and other unique programming, with an emphasis on original concepts.
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Piercing Ken Thoughts: This is some pretty cool news IMHO and you more tenured readers already know that I love to share movie trailers and news about the upcoming releases right here on “The Chronicles” and over on PiercingMetal.com – I’ll be keeping my ear to the ground on the films that this new company will be releasing to see which side of the creative coin I will be sharing their news about. I guess the more Rock related films will post on the other site while anything lifestyle in nature will remain here. What do you readers think about this news? Are you excited? What kinds of films do you want them to release? Chime in down below in the comments section since its always nice to hear from you. See you next time.