As standard, this yr’s Oscars ceremony was a combined bag of feelings. The Academy of Movement Footage and Sciences handed out an entire bunch of trophies, and whereas there have been loads of questionable selections that left us scratching our head once we weren’t full-on raging, there have been additionally a whole lot of pleasant winners. Now’s the time to overlook the politics and the absurdity of rating and awarding cinema and get enthusiastic about all of the rad flicks we have now in our close to future. Final yr was an astonishing time on the films. We consider this week’s celebrated filmmakers will take that power by way of 2019 and past.
Whereas Netflix didn’t take house Greatest Image, it’s value noting that 9 of the Academy Award winners have tasks presently slated to stream on the service. From top-tier filmmakers like Spike Lee to below-the-line expertise like Black Panther set decorator Jay Hart. We named Netflix our Filmmaker of 2018, and they don’t look like slowing down in 2019.
Right here’s every part we find out about what’s subsequent for all of this yr’s winners:
- 1 Alfonso Cuarón (Greatest Director, Greatest Cinematographer, Greatest Overseas Language Movie)
- 2 Olivia Colman (Greatest Actress)
- 3 Rami Malek (Greatest Actor)
- 4 Regina King (Greatest Supporting Actress)
- 5 Mahershala Ali (Greatest Supporting Actor)
- 6 Jim Burke, Brian Hayes Currie, Charles B. Wessler, Peter Farrelly, and Nick Vallelonga (Greatest Image, Greatest Unique Screenplay)
- 7 Spike Lee, David Rabinowitz, Charlie Wachtel, and Kevin Willmott (Greatest Tailored Screenplay)
- 8 Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord, and Chris Miller (Greatest Animated Function)
- 9 Domee Shi and Becky Neiman (Greatest Animated Brief Topic)
- 10 Elizabeth Chai Varsarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes, and Shannon Dill (Greatest Documentary Function)
- 11 Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton (Greatest Documentary Brief Topic)
- 12 Man Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman (Greatest Stay Motion Brief Topic)
- 13 Ruth E. Carter (Greatest Costume Design)
- 14 Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart (Greatest Manufacturing Design)
- 15 Ludwig Göransson (Greatest Unique Rating)
- 16 Ian Hunter, Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, and J.D. Schwalm (Greatest Visible Results)
- 17 Kate Biscoe, Greg Cannom, and Patricia Dehaney (Greatest Make-up and Hairstyling)
- 18 John Ottman (Greatest Modifying)
- 19 John Warhurst and Nina Hartstone (Greatest Sound Modifying)
- 20 Paul Massey, Tim Cavagin, John Casali (Greatest Sound Mixing)
- 21 Woman Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, and Andrew Wyatt (Greatest Unique Music)
Alfonso Cuarón (Greatest Director, Greatest Cinematographer, Greatest Overseas Language Movie)
The subsequent movie we’ll see Alfonso Cuarón‘s identify hooked up to is subsequent yr’s The Witches, directed by Robert Zemeckis and based mostly on the basic youngsters’s novel from Roald Dahl. Cuarón serves as a producer alongside pal Guillermo del Toro, and their enter will hopefully pull Zemeckis out of the essential doldrums he’s at present struggling because of the one-two punch of Allied and Welcome to Marwen. Beforehand tailored by Nicholas Roeg in 1990, Dahl famously chastised the liberties taken with that movie’s ending. Cuarón and del Toro don’t draw back from injecting horror and real stakes into their kiddie fare, and Zemeckis has been recognized to get a bit gross together with his PG entertainments. This time round there’s a actual probability for a trustworthy adaptation.
Cuarón has stored mum relating to his subsequent directorial effort whereas working the chaos of Roma‘s awards season marketing campaign. He’s hooked up to direct, write, and produce the HBO horror collection Ascension starring Casey Affleck. Whereas introduced a number of years in the past, there isn’t a particular launch date right now. Plot particulars past its style placement are a tightly stored secret, though Deadline suggests the story revolves round a cult.
The movie Cuarón was gearing as much as make earlier than Roma was a prehistoric household drama set 50,000 or 100,000 years in the past. He informed The Hollywood Reporter that he was talked out of this story of a “Darwinian Adam and Eve” by Cannes Movie Pageant director Thierry Fremaux who inspired Cuarón to deal with one thing extra private. The director listened, however he hasn’t shaken this concept fairly but.
Olivia Colman (Greatest Actress)
Olivia Colman terrorized with pizazz in The Favorite, and whereas her subsequent movie requires a little bit of a tonal shift, she little question continues to stir the unease of her attending viewers. Them That Comply with was certainly one of our favorites from this yr’s Sundance Movie Pageant. Olivia Colman stars alongside Jim Gaffigan as a spouse and husband inside a zealous group of Apalachin snake handlers. Walton Goggins performs the pastor of the religion, and tensions erupt when his daughter (Alice Englert) strikes up a secret affair with their son (Thomas Mann), and hypocrisies are revealed. The movie is a taut emotional thriller that stirred a robust response out of Park Metropolis. Our personal Rob Hunter referred to as it “a gorgeous story championing free will, integrity, and the worth of real love, and it ends precisely the place it ought to.” Directed by Britt Poulton and Dan Madison Savage, and produced by a number of people together with Gerard Butler, Them That Comply with will get its theatrical launch on June 27th.
Colman may also comply with up her Oscar-winning position as one Queen of England in The Favorite by taking up the position of Queen Elizabeth II from Claire Foy for the third and fourth seasons of Netflix’s The Crown, which is at present filming for a potential late 2019 launch.
Rami Malek (Greatest Actor)
The subsequent place we’ll see Rami Malek the Bohemian Rhapsody frontman is again on the small display fronting the ultimate season of Mr. Robotic on the USA Community. Whereas we nonetheless don’t know the precise date of its airing, we do know that manufacturing has begun and collection creator Sam Esmail guarantees a satisfying conclusion true to the spirit of its hacktivist coronary heart. All through its three seasons, Mr. Robotic acquired 13 Emmy nominations and virtually made Malek a family identify. When you didn’t know him earlier than final night time, you definitely do now. He’ll additionally work with Mr. Robotic creator Sam Esmail on the film American Radical, by which he’ll star as a real-life undercover Muslim FBI agent post-9/11.
In 2020, the actor will lend his voice to Chee-Chee, the gorilla in The Voyage of Physician Dolittle starring Robert Downey Jr. because the titular doctor who prefers communication with animals over people. As a part of the herd, Malek is in good firm: Tom Holland is Jip the canine, Selena Gomez is Betsy the giraffe, John Cena is Yoshi the polar bear, Kumail Nanjiani is Plimpton the ostrich, Emma Thompson is Polynesia the parrot, and there are are a dozen extra beasties after that. Don’t anticipate too many Oscar nominations from this one. Most significantly, the movie is Downey’s alternative to return to a universe outdoors of Marvel.
Regina King (Greatest Supporting Actress)
Regina King is hooked up to in all probability probably the most extremely anticipated venture from another new Oscar winner. A minimum of as considerations the geek group. HBO’s web site boasts that “Nothing ever ends,” and they’re driving that haunting assertion of Hollywood franchise starvation residence with their reimagining of and sequel to Watchmen. The brand new 10-episode collection is about in an alternate historical past that sees superheroes return to the shadows within the wake of a cataclysm believed to have been brought on by the god-being often known as Dr. Manhattan. Showrunner Damon Lindelof is keen to get again to surprising the system of fanboys in all places after a profitable run on The Leftovers, and naturally, the not-at-all controversial season finale of Misplaced.
King is rumored to be enjoying police officer Angela Abar alongside Jeremy Irons because the maniacal Ozymandias, Tim Blake Nelson as Wanting Glass, Adelaide Clemens as Pirate Jenny, Louis Gossett Jr. as Previous Man, and Sara Vickers as Marionette. Oh yeah, there’s additionally a brand new Rorschach wandering across the units as properly. DC Comics has already returned to the Watchmen characters with their prequel collection in addition to the present “Doomsday Clock” mini-series that comes with the likes of Batman and Superman into the Watchmen mythos. Followers ought to be used to a bit change by this level, proper?
Mahershala Ali (Greatest Supporting Actor)
Past Inexperienced Guide, his current flip in HBO’s third season of True Detective, and his present look as a villain on the large display in Alita: Battle Angel, Mahershala Ali doesn’t have something concrete set for his subsequent position. He did just lately inform Rolling Stone that his relationship with HBO will solely develop as he simply signed a deal to supply and star in his personal exhibits. He’s not able to reveal any particulars, however he’s excited to tackle a stronger place behind the scenes of the tasks he selects. No matter chances are you’ll take into consideration the movie that simply landed him his second little gold man, there isn’t a denying that Ali was the spotlight of Inexperienced Ebook. So, watch this area. Extra information to return.
Jim Burke, Brian Hayes Currie, Charles B. Wessler, Peter Farrelly, and Nick Vallelonga (Greatest Image, Greatest Unique Screenplay)
Inexperienced Guide completed the night time on prime. Serving as author/producer/director, Peter Farrelly discovered validation departing the realm of gross-out comedy. He clasped maintain of his statue with a robust grip and a agency smile. Mission completed. Whereas he has not but introduced any new function tasks to comply with his Greatest Image win, his comedy collection Loudermilk just lately acquired a Season three renewal order. Operating on the AT&T Viewers Community, the present stars Will Sasso and Ron Livingston as a pair of associates struggling to take care of sobriety in and round Seattle.
Brian Currie simply started pre-production on River of Hearth, serving as screenwriter and producer. The plot sees 5 billionaire playboys hitting the freeway on their bikes. Once they journey south of the border, they shortly uncover that Baja, Mexico, is a land of extra than simply seashores and mojitos. Like Inexperienced Ebook, River of Hearth sounds prefer it may try to deal with societal points, however we’ll need to see if this survival horror can rise above its style trappings.
Actor/Producer/Screenwriter Nick Vallelonga has a number of new tasks in numerous levels of manufacturing. That’s Amore! is a romantic collision between a lady with a darkish secret and a person who’s by no means been married earlier than, and their coupling causes comedic disaster between their two households. 10 Double Zero follows a police detective on the hunt for the financial institution robbers that slaughtered his fellow boys in blue. Lastly, a gang of mercenaries scours the jungles of Southeast Asia as they monitor the lacking brother of a mysterious lady in The Rising.
Like Peter Farrelly, neither producers Jim Burke or Charles B. Wessler have something at present lined up on their dance card. Nevertheless, Wessler served as a producing companion on nearly all of the Farrelly Brothers’ movies, so wherever they go, you’ll be able to guess he gained’t be too far behind. And Burke often works with Alexander Payne, and their subsequent collaboration might be The Burial or The Decide’s Will or one thing else completely.
Spike Lee, David Rabinowitz, Charlie Wachtel, and Kevin Willmott (Greatest Tailored Screenplay)
Was there a extra satisfying and thrilling victory final night time than the one awarded Spike Lee, David Rabinowitz, Charlie Wachtel, and Kevin Willmott for BlacKkKlansman? Positive, we might have appreciated much more love thrown that movie’s means, particularly over people who finally took house the large prize, however we have been all Samuel L. Jackson embracing a hoppingly ecstatic Lee. This was a very long time coming for a filmmaker that has all the time been on the market, talking fact to energy, and even screaming it when want be.
Lee is at present in pre-production on his subsequent movie, Da 5 Bloods, which can stream on Netflix someday subsequent yr. Not solely will he return to the directing chair, however he’s additionally transforming the screenplay with Willmott as nicely. The story revolves round 5 Vietnam vets who return to the war-torn nation in order that they will retrieve the physique of a fallen comrade and perhaps steal some hidden gold within the course of. Proper now the one actors signed on to the movie are Chadwick Boseman, Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, and Jean Reno, however rumor has it that Jackson, Don Cheadle, and Giancarlo Esposito could possibly be concerned as nicely. That may be a stacked, irresistible forged.
Screenwriting companions Rabinowitz and Wachtel don’t presently have something in improvement or arrange for manufacturing, however their Black Record script Bolsa Negra, described as a “darker Jerry Maguire” has been making the rounds in Hollywood.
Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Phil Lord, and Chris Miller (Greatest Animated Function)
When the mud settles on the winners of this week’s ceremony, Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse shall be seen as one of the groundbreaking cinematic experiences of the yr. It’s uncertain that Inexperienced E-book might be remembered for something greater than its curious win, whereas Into The Spider-Verse will go down in historical past as a revolution in animation. Administrators Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman have our consideration for the remainder of eternity. Producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller proceed to show that we should always by no means be skeptical in terms of their takes. Are you listening, Lucasfilm?
Persichetti labored as the top of story for the upcoming animated sequel Shaun the Sheep Film: Farmageddon and is an government producer on the LEGO Film wannabe Playmobil: The Film.
Rothman is tapped to write down and direct the feminine fronted 21 Bounce Road spinoff starring Tiffany Haddish and probably Awkwafina. The 2 would play the standard undercover cops infiltrating a highschool to bust a criminal offense ring, the twist being they’re posing as mom and daughter to get the job executed. With this expertise concerned, we’re bought. He’s additionally scripted a 1940s-set buddy cop comedy referred to as Black and White for Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen, and director Nicholas Stoller, a comedy with Steve Carell referred to as Our Factor, and an animated sci-fi comedy he’s set to direct titled The One thing.
Ramsey is hooked up as an government producer on the lately introduced animated function Tailchaser’s Track. The movie continues to be method too early within the pre-production part to have correct particulars to rejoice. It’s an adaptation of a Tad Williams novel a few tomcat who invades a mysterious forest solely to find a kingdom of felines secreted from man’s world. The script comes from Chris Rydo and Bethany Rhoades, who acquired her begin voicing characters for Sony’s Spider-Man video video games.
Lord and Miller are deep within the means of adapting Andy Weir‘s Artemis for the large display. This sci-fi heist journey set on the moon was a fantastic aid since their departure from Solo: A Star Wars Story, however their subsequent challenge after that may be much more compelling. Deadline reported final week that Sony Footage dropped as a lot as $15 million to nab the administrators for his or her newest “hybrid animation.” Final Human has drawn comparisons to E.T. because it revolves round a 12-year-old robotic who bonds with a 12-year-old human after an apocalypse that places A.I. because the dominant species on the planet. Amongst their different numerous potential gigs embrace directing the difference of Carter Beats the Satan and producing the animated function America: The Film, that includes the voice of Channing Tatum as George Washington, in fact.
Domee Shi and Becky Neiman (Greatest Animated Brief Topic)
Bao author/director Domee Shi (who was additionally a storyboard artist for nominated animated function Incredibles 2) continues to work at Pixar, the place she simply voiced a task within the on-line brief Purl. She’s additionally making the leap to helming an animated function for the studio. Particulars and even a title are unknown right now, however the film is predicted to launch in 2022. Hopefully, she’ll proceed to work with producer and fellow Pixar worker Becky Neiman.
Elizabeth Chai Varsarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes, and Shannon Dill (Greatest Documentary Function)
Evan Hayes is producing a movie about as far eliminated as Free Solo as one might probably get: Barbie. Warner Bros. and Margot Robbie lately closed a cope with Mattel to lastly deliver probably the most well-known style doll of all-time to the silver display. If Battleship and Transformers might get their time with Hollywood, why not the lady with the fabulous DreamHouse? There isn’t any filmmaker or different forged members related with the venture but, however Hayes and Robbie are shifting full-steam forward with a 2020 launch date.
Administrators Elizabeth Chai Versarhelyi and Jimmy Chin are on the hunt for his or her subsequent journey, however contemplating the heights they’ve already climbed with Free Solo and Meru, you possibly can guess that we’ll be there to witness no matter monument they face down subsequent. Frankly, the identical goes for Shannon Dill. Earlier producing credit on Free Solo, The Worth of Free, and He Named Me Malala reveal a filmmaker desperate to embrace an viewers’s empathy.
Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton (Greatest Documentary Brief Topic)
Interval. Finish of Sentence was one of the crucial feel-good wins of the night time. As director Rayaka Zehtabachi screamed out in her acceptance speech, “I can’t consider a movie about menstruation simply gained an Oscar!” Collectively together with her producing companion Melissa Berton, they documented the challenges confronted by the entrepreneurial ladies of India who introduced biodegradable pad dispensers to their villages. The top objective being to interrupt down the stigma surrounding menstruation that causes some to take away themselves from their schooling. Whereas neither filmmaker has a undertaking instantly prepared, Interval. Finish of Sentence is now streaming on Netflix and will actually be consumed by as many eyes as attainable.
Man Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman (Greatest Stay Motion Brief Topic)
One of many stranger follow-ups for an Oscar winner this yr, Pores and skin author/director Man Nattiv lately debuted a feature-length movie additionally titled Pores and skin that isn’t a remake or extension of the brief, although it does have comparable material. This Pores and skin, which premiered at TIFF final fall, stars Jamie Bell as a real-life white supremacist who modified his methods and got down to get all his racist tattoos eliminated. Subsequent, he’ll direct Virginia, based mostly on the story of his grandmother who survived World Conflict II after which joined a cult in America. Nattiv’s life and producing associate, actress Jamie Ray Newman, additionally labored in entrance of and behind the digital camera on the function Pores and skin and can in all probability be a part of her husband on Virginia.
Ruth E. Carter (Greatest Costume Design)
Black Panther costumer Ruth E. Carter is bringing her eye to Craig Brewer‘s Rudy Ray Moore biopic Dolemite Is My Identify, and we couldn’t be any extra excited. This exploration of the blaxploitation icon is certain to get some discover, and on the very least it is going to be sporting a few of the most trendy clothes the ’70s needed to supply.
Hannah Beachler and Jay Hart (Greatest Manufacturing Design)
Our pal Hannah Beachler hopped from Black Panther and straight into the untitled Todd Haynes movie that stars Anne Hathaway, Mark Ruffalo, and Invoice Pullman. Put together for loads of rage as Haynes goals for our nation’s lengthy historical past of corporate-financed chemical air pollution. Beachler additionally offered manufacturing design on the pilot for Y, a TV adaptation of the a lot celebrated comedian guide collection Y: The Final Man, which is a few plague that wipes out each male on the planet besides one.
Set Decorator Jay Hart lately completed work on 2019’s thirstiest of Netflix movies, Triple Frontier, starring Ben Affleck, Garrett Hedlund, Charlie Hunnam, Oscar Isaac, and Pedro Pascal. J.C. Chandor directs this saga of masculinity during which 5 former troopers reunite for the heist of a lifetime. You recognize, that previous chestnut, however with probably the most wanted dudes on the web.
Ludwig Göransson (Greatest Unique Rating)
What was I saying about Regina King showing in probably the most anticipated undertaking approaching down the pike? Nicely, Black Panther composer Ludwig Göransson is offering all of the music for Lucasfilm’s first Star Wars collection The Mandalorian, and there’s nothing larger within the galaxy than Star Wars. Each Lucasfilm album launch is an occasion unto itself, and we’re able to pre-order this one the second it turns into obtainable.
Ian Hunter, Paul Lambert, Tristan Myles, and J.D. Schwalm (Greatest Visible Results)
First Man visible results supervisors Paul Lambert and Tristan Myles are journeying with Denis Villeneuve to Frank Herbert‘s Dune. Whereas we’re all squeeing concerning the astonishing and large forged that has assembled right here, we will relaxation equally comfortably understanding that the movie will look completely killer. In the meantime, J.D. Schwalm is overseeing 11 different films together with the whole lot from Nancy Drew and The Hidden Staircase to Quick & Livid Presents Hobbs & Shaw to the untitled Jumanji sequel. He’s additionally engaged on slightly film referred to as Avatar 2. Apparently, he by no means sleeps. And miniature results supervisor Ian Hunter has a pair sci-fi films in improvement as a visible results supervisor (U.F.O., Junior Crew) in addition to some further directorial tasks within the works.
Kate Biscoe, Greg Cannom, and Patricia Dehaney (Greatest Make-up and Hairstyling)
The subsequent challenge for Vice hair division head Patricia Dehaney is Amy Poehler‘s function debut, Wine Nation. The movie hits theaters on Might 10th and depicts a gaggle of buddies led by Poehler who hit the street to Napa as a part of a 50th birthday celebration. Alongside for the experience are Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Jason Schwartzman, Maya Erskine, and Rachel Dratch.
Prosthetic and results designer Greg Cannom subsequent leads the make-up division on El Secreto del Retrato (aka The Challenge’s Secret) from author/director Janet Alvarez Gonzalez. The movie is presently in pre-production and explores a number of tales of human curiosity revolving round baby abuse, incest, LGBTQ rights, political and financial exploitation, and corruption inside the American authorities and non secular establishments. In the meantime, Vice‘s make-up head Kate Biscoe has no upcoming credit listed but.
John Ottman (Greatest Modifying)
Contemplating Bohemian Rhapsody editor and composer John Ottman has been working alongside disgraced director Bryan Singer since they have been in movie faculty collectively, who is aware of the place he’ll go subsequent.
John Warhurst and Nina Hartstone (Greatest Sound Modifying)
Bohemian Rhapsody music supervisor John Warhurst is at present lending his ear to one of the crucial notorious musical productions of all-time: Cats. Directed by Tom Hooper, who is not any stranger to Oscar gold, the musical follows a raucous tribe of kitties referred to as the Jellicles as they determine who will ascend past their measly dumpster diving lives. With Cats being of the longest operating Broadway exhibits in historical past, it is going to be curious to see how the present will translate to a cinematic viewers. As for Nina Hartstone, she has no future credit that we’re conscious of but.
Paul Massey, Tim Cavagin, John Casali (Greatest Sound Mixing)
The Bohemian Rhapsody sound-mixing group have a number of upcoming credit already within the bag or in manufacturing, together with X-Males sequel Darkish Phoenix and James Mangold‘s biopic Ford v. Ferrari for re-recording mixer Paul Massey, the music biopic Spinning Gold for re-recording mixer Tim Cavagin, and Quick & Livid spinoff Hobbs & Shaw and Disney sequel Maleficent 2 for manufacturing sound mixer John Casali.
Woman Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, and Andrew Wyatt (Greatest Unique Music)
Whereas A Star is Born‘s Woman Gaga is certain to proceed her profession on display in addition to within the recording studio, probably writing unique songs for different films, too, her songwriting collaborators’ futures in movie are unknown. Mark Ronson will in all probability comply with wherever she goes, nevertheless.