Latest Hawk Koch News

41 Producer Credits On The Butler "Embarrassing" For Pga

11th September 2013

The controversy over multiple producers' credits has reared its head again with the box-office and critical success of Lee Daniels' The Butler. noted today (Wednesday) that the movie lists 41 producers in the screen...

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First African-american To Head Movie Academy -- And She's A Woman

31st July 2013

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which hands out the annual Oscar awards, has selected veteran film marketer Cheryl Boone Isaacs as its next president. Isaacs will become the first African-American to serve...

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Oscar Producers Rehired

18th April 2013

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Hawk Koch announced on Monday that he has rehired Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produce next year's Oscar ceremony. In reporting the decision, the Los Angeles...

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2012 Honorary Oscars Snubs Actors In Favor Of Industry Insiders

6th September 2012

This year's honorary Oscars list has overlooked veteran actors in favor of industry insiders such as George Stevens Jr., who helped to found the American Film Institute. Yesterday, the Academy's Board of Governors announced the...

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Jimmy Fallon Tipped To Be 2013 Oscars Host?

4th August 2012

Jimmy Fallon is said to be front-runner to be the host of next years Academy Awards Ceremony, according to news first broken by the Los Angeles Times.The American funny man, who hosts Late Night With...

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Hawk Koch Is New President Of Academy

1st August 2012

Hollywood producer Hawk Koch has replaced Tom Sherak as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.The movie boss, whose credits include the Wayne's World comedies and Jake Gyllenhaal's action thriller Source Code,...

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Hawk Koch Voted President Of Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences

1st August 2012

The movie producer Hawk Koch has been voted in as the new president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - the organisation that stages the world-famous Oscars ceremony each year. Koch has...

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