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2016 Independent Spirit Awards: Red Carpet Arrivals and Winners List

One day prior to the Academy Awards the stars were out in full force at the 2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards today (Feb. 27, 2016) in Santa Monica, California. …

Michael Prieve |

2015 Independent Spirit Awards: Red Carpet Arrivals

The day before the 2015 Academy Awards a ton of celebrities have come out to celebrate independent film, and the stars are hitting the red carpet the 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach on February 21, 2015 in Santa Monica, California.

Throughout the night, we will be bringing…

Michael Prieve |

Emma Stone, Jake Gyllenhaal & More Stars Nominated for 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards

The nominees for the 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards were just announced!

Emma Stone, Jake Gyllenhaal and more stars received nominations today. Want to find out who else is nominated for an award? Check out the complete list of nominees below! …

Jess Cohen |

Jared Leto Calls This New Hollywood Heavy Hitter His “Future Ex-Wife”

Before Jared Leto thanked his mom in his emotional Academy Awards acceptance speech Sunday night, there were other special woman he couldn’t forget.

Those included his romantic conquests, and he added fuel to the tabloid fire by mentioning one familiar headline-making “future ex-wife.”

And it’s not Miley Cyrus.

Andrea Simpson |

The 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards Red Carpet Arrivals Roundup

Every year on Oscars’ Eve, the low key Film Independent Spirit Awards takes place in Santa Monica Beach, California, and today (March 01, 2014) things are no different.

Stars such as Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Lupita Nyong’o, Shailene Woodley and more made their way down the red carpet at the event.

Michael Prieve |

’12 Years a Slave’ Leads Independent Spirit Nominations with 7

The Academy Awards’ little brother, the Film Independent Spirit Awards, announced their nominees Tuesday. The ceremony honors films that were made on a budget of less than $20 million and expected Oscar darling 12 Years a Slave led the pack with seven nominations. Nebraska trailed close behind with six.

Here is the full…

Robert Kessler |

Andy Samberg to Host 2013 Indie Spirit Awards; ‘Jersey Shore’ Wraps With 7-Day Marathon

It’s the beginning of the end for MTV’s Jersey Shore. The network is bidding adieu to their iconic reality series with a seven-day marathon kicking off Thursday with a brand new episode at 10 PM. The marathon will run until the emotional series finale on Dec. 20 at 10 PM. Following the finale, MTV will…

Lauren DiMascio |

The 2010 Independent Spirit Awards: And the Winners Are…

It was a very Precious night in downtown Los Angeles on Friday.
The 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards went down at the Nokia Theatre last night, and Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire dominated the evening, scoring awards in all five categories for which it was nominated.
Not only did Gabourey

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Hollywood Does a Red-Carpet Practice Run at the 25th Annual Independent Spirit Awards (PHOTOS)

Yes, the world may be holding its breath for tomorrow’s big Academy Awards show, but there are other awards ceremonies going on this weekend too, y’know.
The 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards went off at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles on Friday and, while the carpet was, officially, blue, the occasion did…

Celebuzz |

Rainn Wilson Gets Cheeky at the Independent Spirit Awards

Is there really room for two Mickey Rourkes in this world?
There was at last night’s Independent Spirit Awards, at least.
As part of the entertainment for the evening’s festivities, Office star Rainn Wilson donned a blond wig and green tights in homage to Rourke’s Randy “The Ram” Robinson role in The Wrestler

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Mickey Rourke’s Indy Awards Kiss-Off

Mickey Rourke is known for getting lippy at awards ceremonies. At least he did so in a kind, gentle, loving way at the Independent Spirit Awards last night.
The 56-year-old actor, who took away Best Male Lead honors for his role in The Wrestler, couldn’t contain his glee and went on a PDA rampage…

Celebuzz |