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Nine-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis will play the title role in “Annie,” Sony’s Columbia Pictures announced on Sunday.
By DAVID GERMAIN, AP LOS ANGELES — Ben Affleck’s “Argo,” a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards. From the… More
Right now, various stylists to the stars are frantically pulling together their clients’ “look” for Sunday’s Oscars. And as they do so, there are two people they should probably thank for their jobs: Joan and Melissa Rivers.
In the animated feature film category at this year’s Oscars, there’s a film set in medieval Scotland, another that features old-school video game characters, one that relies heavily on dry British humor, while the other two take inspiration from the supernatural.
Laugh all you want at Jimmy Kimmel’s star-studded post-Academy Awards sketches, but did you know that last year, the totally unfathomable premise of “Movie: The Movie” was centered around a… More
You know those tall, leggy beauties that normally carry the Oscar trophies so the stars can present them?
Nominations morning last month revealed major surprises for the Academy Awards, promising one of the most wide-open campaigns ever for Hollywood’s highest honors.
Oscar night traditionally comes packed with shocks and upsets for the winners, but on Sunday the biggest surprise could be the host – provocative comedian, actor and singer Seth MacFarlane.
The Academy Awards are usually tightly scripted events, but sometimes even Oscar gets a taste of the unexpected. Here are some of the curious moments when things veered off course on the red carpet.