To Leslie

Academy will not strip ‘To Leslie’ star Andrea Riseborough of Oscar nomination despite campaign concern – Times of India

February 1, 2023

Andrea Riseborough will keep her controversial Oscar nomination for “To Leslie” even though a review of the indie film’s unorthodox promotional campaign uncovered concerns, the Academy said Tuesday. The British star’s best actress nomination, unveiled last week by Hollywood’s most prestigious awards group, sent shockwaves through the industry. While her performance was lauded by critics, […]

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Film academy reviewing Oscar campaigns after surprise nomination – Times of India

January 28, 2023

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Friday it was launching a review of Oscars campaigning, days after a small indie film surprised industry-watchers with a shock nomination to Hollywood’s most prestigious awards. “To Leslie” had taken just $27,000 at the box office when star Andrea Riseborough’s name appeared on the shortlist of […]

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