Posts tagged "Oscar"

Academy President Speaks Out About ‘Selma’ Snub, Lack of Diversity Amongst This Year’s Oscar Nominations

Cheryl Boone Isaacs, the first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has issued a statement amid the uproar over the lack of diversity in this years' Oscar nominations. The Oscars' 20 acting slots, announced Thursday (Jan. 15), were filled entirely…
By: Kaitlyn Laurie / January 17, 2015

Jennifer Aniston, Jake Gyllenhaal, Angelina Jolie and the Biggest Oscar Snubs of 2015

While Reese Witherspoon and Bradley Cooper received congratulatory phone calls this morning, Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie's phones stayed silent. In the best actress category, Marion Cotillard was rewarded with a surprise nomination for her role in Two Days, One Night. The much buzzed about Jennifer Aniston,…
By: Michael Prieve / January 15, 2015

Here’s Where You’ll Be Seeing J-Law Next

While winning a Best Actress Oscar is surely an exciting moment for any female star's career, it doesn't always guarantee success and longevity in Hollywood. Just look at Halle Berry, whose filmography quickly went from the Kodak Theater to, uh, The Call. But in the case of Jennifer Lawrence -- who…
By: / February 27, 2013

Who’s Who On Hollywood’s New A-List (PHOTOS)

For stars like George Clooney and Brad Pitt, Hollywood is getting more and more crowded. Why? Because thanks to the box office clout earned by rising stars -- much of which goes hand in hand with recognition at ceremonies like the Oscars and SAG Awards -- several actors and actresses have…
By: / January 30, 2013

9 Movies You Must See Before Oscar Sunday (PHOTOS)

Everyone’s office has that one movie fan that always wins the Oscar betting pool, who wears their newly-won gift card to Outback Steakhouse like a badge of honor. No one wants to lose to that guy. In an effort to prevent your resident watercooler handicapper from earning another victory notch for his cubicle wall, here are…
By: Dylan Howard / January 22, 2013

From Oscar Glory to ‘Gigli': 7 Stars Whose Careers Crashed After Winning Awards (PHOTOS)

A Bond girl. A hunter of man-sized sewer bugs. The lead in Boat Trip. These are just some of the less-than-expected roles actors have taken on following their brush with Oscar. This week, Jessica Chastain stars in Mama, a horror movie from a first-time director produced by genre luminary Guillermo del Toro. Although…
By: Phil Pirrello / January 18, 2013

From ‘Hunger Games’ to ‘Twilight': The 16 Most Memorable Movie Moments of 2012 (PHOTOS)

With less than a month until 2013, the new year's slate of films is already starting to breathe down 2012's neck. Which means it's time to roll out some year-end nostalgia for those movie moments that made 2012 a memorable one at the box office. From Hunger Games to Twilght, Batman to Bond, this year delivered…
By: Phil Pirrello / December 5, 2012

‘Zero Dark Thirty': Has Hollywood Found This Year’s Best Picture?

The Academy Award-winning team that gave us The Hurt Locker, director Kathryn Bigelow and writer-producer Mark Boal, screened their latest project, Zero Dark Thirty, over Thanksgiving. The docu-drama thriller chronicles the decade-long hunt for Osama Bin Laden and, if early reactions are any indications, it looks like the award-winning filmmakers may have more Oscars in their sights.
By: Phil Pirrello / November 27, 2012

2012 Oscars Trend Spotting: Neutral Colors Take Over Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

The sexy styles spoke for themselves on the 2012 Oscars red carpet, with many celebs going for more neutral colors. From Kristen Wiig to Gwyneth Paltrow, white, nude and champagne shades were a big trend we saw on Sunday.  Though a few showed up in red (Michelle Williams, Emma Stone, Natalie Portman), many stars let…
By: / February 26, 2012

Hugh Jackman Plays in the Snow With Son Oscar (PHOTOS)

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By: Celebuzz / January 13, 2011

Justin Timberlake ‘In With a Shot’ For Oscar

With Hollywood awards season creeping up on us, the New York Post reported earlier this week that Justin Timberlake was "mounting an aggressive campaign to land himself a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his role in The Social Network." This news was surely met with a few scoffs from JT doubters, who,…
By: / November 30, 2010

Javier Bardem To Rock Out On ‘Glee’

While it seems like every celebrity in Hollywood is vying for a guest spot on Glee, there is one star who beat them to the punch: Javier Bardem. Yes, Oscar-winning Spanish actor Javier is a secret Gleek. Who knew? Apparently the actor became a fan when he watched the entire first season in one…
By: / July 6, 2010

BUZZINGS: Jon Gosselin Gets Massive Dragon Tattoo

• Former reality star Jon Gosselin has gotten a massive tattoo on his back. It's the next logical step after wearing so many tattoo-inspired Ed Hardy t-shirts on his back. (PopEater) • A game involving all of our favorite Kardashians? Yes please. (Wonderwall) • Breaking: Lindsay Lohan is probably not…
By: / June 29, 2010

Hugh Jackman Gives His Son the Talk

Hugh Jackman is this year's Sexiest Man Alive, and it seems like his son is set to follow in his daddy's footsteps. His son Oscar may be only 8 years old, but he's already asked his Wolverine dad about sex. "He asks questions about it all the time so we had a father and so…
By: Celebuzz / May 14, 2009

Kate Winslet’s Kids: ‘Be Crazy and Emotional!’

Kate Winslet is done taking advice from mates and media, she's turning to her kids for acceptance speech advice. During a red carpet stop to E!'s Ryan Seacrest at this year's Academy Awards ceremony, Winslet revealed that she asked both her son and her daughter for tips if she winds up taking Best…
By: Matt Donnelly / February 22, 2009

Robert Pattinson: Sporting Pre-Oscar Shaggy Look

For those wondering if Robert Pattinson is going back to a clean cut version of himself for the Oscars, his appearance last night at the on the patio of the Sunset Tower hotel proves that you are half-right. The hair's getting there, but the emergence of the beard has got to stop! Pattinso…
By: larissa / February 20, 2009

Meanwhile in England: Brangelina Hit BAFTAs

While recording royalty gathers for the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles Sunday, screen stars descended on London for the annual British Academy Film Awards. Oh, and the rain descended too. Nonetheless, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars attracted the likes of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie—both nominated a total of three times for this year's body of work.
By: Celebuzz / February 8, 2009

Leo DiCaprio and Lukas Haas Do Guys Night Out

After a hectic week of lost wallets, checking in with on-and-off girlfriend Bar Refaeli and inching closer to award season, Leonardo DiCaprio enjoyed some male bonding on Friday night at a Los Angeles Lakers game.DiCaprio, 34, scooped his fellow actor pal Lukas Haas, 32, and partook in courtside seats for the…
By: Celebuzz / December 13, 2008

Kate Winslet Sizzles on ‘Reader’ Red Carpet

"I was fat. I didn't know any fat famous actresses," Kate Winslet told Vanity Fair last month, discussing the evolution of her career and body. At last night's New York City premiere of her new drama, Harvey Weinstein-spun flick The Reader, the 33-year-old officially removes herself from any aforementioned category, as her body-hugging…
By: Matt Donnelly / December 4, 2008
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