Thank you Lord! I count my blessings like a good boy, so this new Emmy nomination is my fourth as Manny the Movie Guy, and if I win, it would make a great addition to my four Emmys (I won two other Emmys for my other hat creating promos).
This one's for BEST ON-CAMERA TALENT/HOST/PERFORMER, so once again, and I know it's cliche, but I'm honored just for being nominated, but gosh darn it, I want to win!
The 2012 Emmy Awards for the Pacific Southwest is going to be on Saturday, June 16th, so please pray for me?
The nomination list is right here, and this is what you're going to see:
On-Camera Talent – Program Host/Moderator/Performer
All Alone With a Flip, Mike Castellucci, KUSI-TV
Leyendas de Mexico, Zeji Ozeri, XHAS Telemundo
Manny the Movie Guy, Manny Dela Rosa, KMIR6
Once again, thank you all for your support, now, I'm going to chill and continue to count my blessings
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Win DARK SHADOWS Exclusive Prizes from Warner Bros. Pictures! What Are You Waiting For? Enter to Win!
This week on Manny’s Movie Weekend Giveaway, we have fantastic prizes from the film “Dark Shadows” courtesy of our friends from Walt Disney Pictures. One lucky winner will take home the following:
*** “Dark Shadows” mini-posters
*** “Dark Shadows” t-shirts, yes, two of them!
*** “Dark Shadows” water bottle that’s like a blood bag!
Everything you need to be a respected vampire! HA!
How to enter:
1) Go to my Facebook page on www.facebook.com/MannyTheMovieGuy
2) Like my page
3) Like the contest post
And that’s it! Just like me forever and ever!
One lucky winner will be randomly drawn on:
FRIDAY, MAY 18TH BY 5PM (PACIFIC)
It’s as easy as that! So what are you waiting for? Go to my Facebook page right now, and good luck!
Sorry international friends, this is only for U.S. residents
Here's the video of the contest for your viewing pleasure:
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For my written review of "Dark Shadows," click here.
Here's more on "Dark Shadows" from Yahoo:
In Theaters -- May 11, 2012
MPAA Rating -- PG-13 (for comic horror violence, sexual content, some drug use, language and smoking)
Genres -- Thriller
Distributors -- Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution
Director -- Tim Burton
Johnny Depp -- Barnabas Collins
Helena Bonham Carter -- Dr. Julie Hoffman
Eva Green -- Angelique
Jackie Earle Haley -- Willie Loomis
Bella Heathcote -- Victoria Winters
Michelle Pfeiffer -- Elizabeth Collins Stoddard
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Shia LaBeouf, perhaps tired of having film critics make fun of him in the "Transformer" movies, takes aim at those stodgy cinema scholars in a short film he directed called "Howard Cantour.com" which will premiere at Cannes during, surprise, surprise, Critics Week!
Previously, LaBeouf has directed the short film "Maniac" with Kid Cudi, and also directed the rapper's music video for "Marijuana."
LaBeouf is attending the Cannes Film Festival, not only for "Howard Cantour.com" but also for "Lawless" which will have its world premiere at the fest. Based on Matt Bondurant's "The Wettest County in the World," "Lawless" tells the tale of three brothers (LaBeouf, Tom Hardy, and Jason Clarke) who turned to bootlegging during the Depression-ear in Virginia. It's a star-studded Weinstein affair which also feature Gary Oldman, Guy Pearce, Jessica Chastain, and Mia Wasikowska. Directed by John Hillcoat ("The Road"), "Lawless" arrives in U.S. theaters on August 31.
Check out "Lawless" trailer below:
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Time is ticking for Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" and still, the production is experiencing last-minute cast changes. According to The Huffington Post, Sacha Baron Cohen and Kurt Russell have left the film and its fantastic cast which includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson and Don Johnson.
Previously, Joseph Gordon-Levitt departed production citing his very busy schedule.
Cohen, whose "The Dictator" is set to open on May 16 (I have great interviews with the cast of "The Dictator" coming up), was unable to appear in "Django Unchained" because of his prior commitments regarding "The Dictator."
Russell's exit is far more mysterious. No one knows why!
But Ain't It Cool News writer Mr. Beaks reports that Russell will not get replaced in the film but his role will get "absored" by Walton Goggins who stars in "Django Unchained" as Billy Crash.
All these musical chairs are making me more curious to see "Django Unchained" on Christmas Day (that's Dec. 25 for you heathens!) this year!
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