In yet another move that the Academy Awards is making because they think it's a good idea- four main categories will be presented during a commercial break at the 91st Annual Academy Awards (aka Oscars). There are 4 categories total that have been deemed unworthy of the general broadcast awards and we're kind of surprised- Make[...]
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The Academy announced the first round of presenters for the 91st Annual Academy Awards Oscars ceremony this morning, and the list looks pretty good. Awkwafina, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans,Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Brie Larson, Jennifer Lopez, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Amandla Stenberg, Charlize Theron, Tessa Thompson, Constance Wu, Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic (who will[...]
https://t.co/BEXOy7JCId — Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) January 25, 2019 Just a little while ago, Variety confirmed that two of the three other nominated songs WILL be getting televised live performances, with Jennifer Hudson set to belt out "I'll Fight" from RBG, and a "special surprise guest" who will be performing "The Place Where Lost Things Go" from Mary Poppins Returns, although[...]
It's been a week of stories about Bryan Singer. Earlier this week, The Atlantic published an expose about the filmmaker which included additional
Yesterday morning, the nominations were revealed for the 91st Annual Academy Awards Among the Oscar nominations were, of course, leading actor and actress across the variety of films released in the 2018 film year One of which happened to be Lady Gaga for Bradley Cooper's directorial outing in A Star Is Born remake. Lady GagaPhoto by JStone / Shutterstock.com Gaga[...]
The 2019 Academy Awards announced their nominations and in light of the discussion of shocking choices and snubs, I propose another solution: expand the categories. The Academy provides the gold standard of filmmaking, but often it feels the categories provided don't represent the scope of the film industry like science fiction/fantasy films While it's inspiring Black[...]
It's been some sort of a gift in my world on a personal level." The 91st Annual Academy Awards will take place on February 28th, 2019. Hard to believe 2019 sees Sam Elliot's first ever Oscar nomination, but here we are Elliot was nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category for his role in Bradley Cooper's remake[...]
With a career spanning seven decades, Carol Channing became an icon on the stage and Hollywood with her signature husky voice winning numerous Tony Awards.
With more actors/characters added to the franchise, an on-stage Oscars shindig could end up a pretty crowded affair–if ABC, AMPAS, and Disney's marketing division have their way. At the time of this post, AMPAS has yet to comment on the reports –which may in large part have to do with additional reporting that the details on[...]
Looks like The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and Kevin Hart are finally on the same page about something… Following up on actor/comedian Hart's comments on ABC's Good Morning America Wednesday morning confirming he would not host the 2019 Academy Awards, AMPAS has announced that it will be going without a host – or[...]
As if there's any such thing as "definitive" in the entertainment industry… But this time there might just be, as actor/comedian Kevin Hart confirmed that he would not host the 2019 Academy Awards during an interview Wednesday morning with ABC's Good Morning America co-host Michael Strahan Though appearing on the morning news/talk show to promote his new film[...]
At least it didn't stretch out too long… Looks like the on-again/off-again tango between actor/comedian Kevin Hart and the 2019 Academy Awards is officially off for good (???), with reports circulating that Hart stepped away from re-consideration as host, less than 48 hours after Ellen DeGeneres made public her efforts to have Hart reinstated[...]
Actor/comedian/still-possible Oscars host Kevin Hart took to Instagram to make the case he's grown and changed since his homophobic tweets from years ago.
Let's just put it out there: the Oscars reps at The Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts, and Sciences (AMPAS) and ABC are probably going on righteously long vacations after the 2019 Academy Awards airs on Sunday, February 24th The jury is still out on which matter The Academy and network handled worse: let's not forget[...]