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 of white nominees, notably for only the second… More »
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 on Sunday… More »
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 recently joined… More »
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,… More »
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… More »
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… More »
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.
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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… More »
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,… More »