“Edge of Everything” Among Winners of Santa Barbara International Film Festival Awards

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) announced the award-winning films for the 39th edition. Awards were announced at a ceremony this morning hosted by El Encanto, a Belmond Hotel, in Santa Barbara with Jury and Filmmakers in attendance. “We are so grateful to our dedicated group of jurors for their fine selections,” said  SBIFF’s…

Daytime Emmy Awards Eliminates “Younger Performer” Category

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced this past Thursday there will be changes to the Daytime Emmy Award nominations, one of which included eliminating the Younger Performer category. Beginning this year, younger actors will have to submit in either Lead, Supporting, or Guest categories. Starting in 1985, younger actors were recognized…

BUZZCast Interviews: “LIVE in 5” Author and Emmy Winner/Director JEFF MARGOLIS

Emmy Award winning director/producer Jeff Margolis visited the BUZZ to chat about his new memoir, “LIVE in 5!” The book, which includes a forward by Billy Crystal, includes stories from Margolis’ history in the television industry. From producing variety hour programs to directing the Academy Awards eight times, Jeff Margolis has done it all and…

75th Annual Primetime Emmy Award Interview: Cast and Crew of HBO’s “Succession”

The 75th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place at L.A. Live at the Peacock Theater on Monday night and was hosted by Anthony Anderson. The ceremony aired on FOX, and featured great tributes to past and current television shows. The Buzz had the chance to speak with the winners from the award ceremony. With a…

75th Primetime Emmy Award Interviews: Jeremy Allen White of “The Bear”

The 75th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place at L.A. Live at the Peacock Theater on Monday night and was hosted by Anthony Anderson. The ceremony aired on FOX, and featured great tributes to past and current television shows. The Buzz had the chance to speak with the winners from the award ceremony. Jeremy Allen…

Ryan Gosling Given the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film

In a star-studded event that took place this weekend at the Ritz Carlton Bacara, Ryan Gosling was honored with the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film. The Oscar nominated actor received much praise, and also some roasting, from SBIFF Executive Director Roger Durling, “BARBIE: director Greta Gerwig, and actor Steve Carell. This award is…

Murray Bartlett, Kid Cudi, Matt Iseman & More Named as Presenters for 75th Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards

Television Academy and Executive Producer Bob Bain announced the first group of presenters for the 75th Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards, which are set to take place over two nights: January 6th and 7th. Here is a first look at the presenters for the upcoming ceremony: Murray Bartlett (The Last of Us; The White Lotus) Joel Kim…

JEFFREY WRIGHT to Receive 39th Annual SBIFF Montecito Award

Jeffrey Wright/Photo Credit: Sandro Baebler Jeffrey Wright will be honored with the Montecito Award at the 39th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Wright will receive the award on Thursday, February 15th, 2024 at an in-person conversation about his career leading up to this year’s performance in Orion Pictures / Amazon MGM Studios’ AMERICAN FICTION, written and directed by Cord Jefferson. Wright has…

50th Annual Daytime Emmy Award Presenters Announced

Shemar Moore The 50th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards are just days away, and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced this year’s presenters. Shemar Moore is set to present Susan Lucci with the Lifetime Achievement Award. In 1999, Moore actually presented Lucci the Outstanding Lead Actress Emmy, uttering the infamous, “The streak…

Bradley Cooper to Receive Outstanding Performer of the Year Award at 39th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Photo Credit: Netflix Bradley Cooper will receive the Outstanding Performer of the Year Award at the 39th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Cooper will be honored on Thursday, February 8, 2024 for his critically acclaimed portrayal of Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO from Netflix. Bradley Cooper, born in Philadelphia, is an acclaimed actor, filmmaker, writer,…