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Guillermo del Toro Mourns Three Film Students ‘Killed and Dissolved in Acid’ by a Mexican Cartel

Guillermo del Toro is offering his condolences after three film students from his hometown were brutally murdered by members of a Mexican cartel.“Words are not enough to understand the dimension of this madness,” del Toro, 53, wrote in Spanish on Twitter on Wednesday.“Three students are killed and dissolved in acid.The ‘why’ is unthinkable, the ‘as’ […]

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Guillermo del Toro Holds Masterclass, Opens Theater, Announces Scholarship at Guadalajara

Guadalajara — The excitement surrounding Guillermo del Toro’s presence at Mexico’s Guadalajara Film Festival reached fever pitch by the end of last week, and manifested itself as a rousing standing ovation when the director made his first appearance at this year’s 33rd edition of the Guadalajara Film Festival.It had long been planned that the director […]

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‘The Shape Of Water’ Sued For Allegedly Ripping Off A Play

Guillermo del Toro’s awards darling “The Shape of Water” is being accused of stealing from the works of playwright Paul Zindel.Zindel’s son, David, is suing the minds behind the film for taking from the playwright’s 1969 play Let Me Hear You Whisper without permission.The playwright’s son believes the two projects are so similar “The Shape […]

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Oscar Nominees Greta Gerwig, Meryl Streep, Timothee Chalamet And More Celebrate At Annual Luncheon

With the Academy Awards just around the corner, this year’s nominees including “Lady Bird” writer-director Greta Gerwig, “The Shape Of Water” director Guillermo del Toro, “The Post”‘s Meryl Streep and more are celebrating at the coveted annual Oscars Luncheon in Hollywood.Welcome to the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon! Follow along.#OscarsLunch pic.twitter.com/HC0QGU1cXz — The AcademyRead full article

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DGA Awards 2018 Winners: The Complete List

Award season continues with the 70th Annual DGA Awards! On Saturday night, the 2018 Directors Guild of America Awards, hosted by Knocked Up director Judd Apatow, celebrated the best in movie making and television for the non-televised award show, held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif.The event brought out many famous faces, including […]

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Director Guillermo Del Toro’s Emotional Reaction to His Whopping 13 Oscar Nominations

Mexican director Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water earned the most Academy Award nominations — a staggering 13 — at the forthcoming ceremony.Del Toro, who won the Best Director trophy at this year’s Golden Globes ceremony, where he memorably refused to leave the stage when the shove off music queued him to wrap up […]

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Guillermo del Toro Reacts to Natalie Portman’s “All Male Nominees” Comment

Guillermo del Toro heard Natalie Portman’s comment loud and clear.On Sunday evening, the actress appeared at the 2018 Golden Globes to present the award for Best Director.Before handing out the trophy, however, Natalie didn’t let the Hollywood Foreign Press Association off the hook when announcing the nominees.”And here are the all male nominees,” she shared before […]

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5 Reasons to Root for Golden Globe Best Director Nominee Guillermo Del Toro

The Shape of Water, Guillermo del Toro’s latest film, garnered a whopping 7 nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for the 2018 Golden Globe Awards.The movie, starring Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones and Octavia Spencer, got nods in the categories of Best Director – Motion Picture, Best Motion Picture – Drama and Best Screenplay – […]

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Guillermo del Toro Understands Why Quentin Tarantino Didn’t Blow Whistle on Harvey Weinstein

Guillermo del Toro is a strong defender of Quentin Tarantino, saying he understands why Quentin didn’t come forward years earlier to expose Harvey Weinstein.We got the famed director Friday heading into The Palm in Bev Hills, and he said he gets it …that Quentin had a relationship with Weinstein, and hindsight isn’t reality in Hollywood […]

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