There is no winner that will satisfy all. If The Favourite makes a late-stage bid, it will be decried as oddball royalty-mongering. If BlacKkKlansman rises quickly, we will remember it as Spike Lee’s The Departed, the makeup win he should have had for Do the Right Thing. If Vice wins, we will decry the implications of celebrating a ghoul. If Green Book wins, we will rend our garments and compose our think pieces. If Bohemian Rhapsody wins, we will riot. If A Star Is Born wins, we will lament our poptimist future. If Black Panther wins, we will moan about corporate infantilism. If Roma wins, we will cower before the Netflix Death Star. There will be no winners February 24, but it sure is an honor just to be nominated.
As Deadline exclusively reported back in November, CBS All Access has put a Star Trek Discovery spinoff into development with the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon actor. Set to return for the January 17-launching second season of the Sonequa Martin-Green led Discovery as Captain Philippa Georgiou, the Yeoh series is in the very early stages, I hear. At present, with Yeoh likely planned to also be a part of future Discovery seasons, the new Trekverse […]