Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Producers Guild nominations give Oscar boost to familiar contenders

Just one day after the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) decided to allow voters an extra 24 hours to submit their ballots for this year’s Oscar nominations, the equally prestigious Producers Guild of America (PGA) made their own unexpected move and released their nominations 24 hours earlier. While the Guild didn’t give a reason why they upped their timetable, Hollywood certainly wasn’t complaining as the nominations gave a big boost (at an opportune time) to a number of the year’s top contenders!

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