CAIRO (AP) — Directors of Egypt’s first Oscar-nominated film will be walking the red carpet at the Oscars ceremony next week in Los Angeles, but most Egyptians have yet to see the hard-hitting movie that […]
HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – One week before the Academy Awards ceremony, motorists in the Hollywood area will start seeing detours today as streets begin closing in advance of the 86th Oscar ceremony. Some alleys, sidewalks and […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Better Midler will perform at the Academy Awards for the first time. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Midler’s booking Wednesday. The show’s producers declined to say what […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After 85 years, Oscar is putting on his very first concert, and there are plans to televise future shows worldwide. The motion picture academy will present a live Oscar Concert in […]
In a hydra-headed Oscar race, “American Hustle,” ”12 Years a Slave” and “Gravity” all have legitimate claims to favorite status. And that’s a good thing. Even if a front-runner emerges from the much-nominated trio over […]
Here is the complete list of 86th Annual Academy Award nominations announced Thursday: 1. Best Picture: “American Hustle,” “Captain Phillips,” “Dallas Buyers Club,” “Gravity,” “Her,” “Nebraska,” “Philomena,” “12 Years a Slave,” “The Wolf of Wall […]
BEVERLY HILLS (CNS) – The upcoming Academy Awards ceremony will include a celebration of big-screen heroes, with tributes to animated and live-action heroes, comic book legends and the filmmakers who brought them to life in […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is encouraging celebrities to tweet during the Oscars.
With the Oscar nominations released, KFWB’s Leo Quinones, host of the Film Freak Movie Talk Show, shares his perspective on the kudos and the snubs with Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee. Click to listen.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Liam Neeson’s “Taken 2″ has defended its box-office title with a narrow win over Ben Affleck’s “Argo.” Sunday studio estimates put 20th Century Fox’s action sequel “Taken 2″ at No. 1 […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – After rolling out the red carpet Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday’s Emmy ceremony, host Jimmy Kimmel warned he’s planning a prank on folks not watching the show. “I have […]
(CNS) – Marvin Hamlisch, a highly prolific Oscar-winning composer best known for the Tony Award-winning “A Chorus Line” and the scores to the films “The Sting” and “The Way We Were,” has died in Los […]