Los Angeles police brace for the Academy Awards – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIt takes a small army to get Hollywood Boulevard ready for its biggest party of the year: Streets are closed. Lights are set up. Rain canopies are brought … Read More

Academy Awards Will Stream Live Online – RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comAttention, Oscars obsessives on-the-go: This Sunday’s broadcast of the 86th Academy Awards will be available to stream live online and through mobile devices. But there’s a catch (or two): Viewers … Read More

Oscars 2014: Who will win the Academy Award for best original song? – Reverb (blog)

Reverb (blog)That said, like “Her” itself, it’d be a deviant selection for an Oscar, especially considering U2 and the Lopez’s strong, more traditional entries. Still, the Academy Awards could pull … Read More

ABC to live stream Academy Awards telecast on limited basis – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSunday night’s red carpet preshow, the entire 86th Annual Academy Awards program and “Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars,” will be made available to cable customers in eight … Read More

The Academy Awards green room is reimagined – Los Angeles Times

The Academy Awards green room is reimaginedLos Angeles TimesFor Academy Award winners and presenters, the Architectural Digest green room is a backstage oasis of pampering calm, a place where the … Read More

No respect: Why the Oscars ignore films about young people – CNN

CNN(CNN) — When people talk about the cinematic geniuses of the 1980s, one name invariably comes up — John Hughes. For young people growing up then and even today, the … Read More

Oscars: Mandela Family Coming To The Academy Awards For U2 … – Deadline.com

Deadline.commandela-long-walk The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have invited Nelson and Winnie Mandela’s daughters Zindzi and Zenani to attend the Oscars where U2 will be performing the Academy … Read More

Oscars 2014: Daniel Day-Lewis, Jennifer Lawrence to present – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe Academy Awards‘ reigning best actor, Daniel Day-Lewis, and best actress, Jennifer Lawrence, will join this year’s ceremony as presenters, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences … Read More

Oscars: Science and technology awards handed out – BBC News

BBC NewsThe Academy Awards for Scientific and Technical Awards have been handed out at a ceremony in Beverly Hills. The awards, which are held separately from the Oscars ceremony on … Read More

Oscars 2014: Jennifer Lawrence named as first presenter at Academy Awards – The Independent

The Independent… actress award at last year’s Oscars, has been named as the first presenter of the 2014 ceremony. Revealed by the show’s producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, the … Read More

Jennifer Lawrence Is Presenting At The Academy Awards! – Fanlala

FanlalaJennifer Lawrence is one of our favorite stars right now, so we were super excited to hear that she will play a big part in this years Academy Awards! We … Read More

The Academy Awards Ceremony Is Turning Into A Pretty Awesome Concert – Uproxx

UproxxThis year’s Academy Awards ceremony is shaping up to be a must-watch, even for people who might not give an Oscar’s ass which film takes home the honor of Best … Read More

Oscars 2014: Karen O, U2, Idina Menzel to perform at ceremony – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThis year’s Academy Awards ceremony promises to feature a Grammy-worthy lineup of musical performers, with indie rocker Karen O, Broadway star Idina Menzel and arena-rock veterans U2 now … Read More

Oscar shocker: ‘Alone Yet Not Alone’ best original song nomination revoked – CNN

CNN(CNN) — In a rare move, “Alone Yet Not Alone” is ending its Oscar run on a low note. The Academy rescinded the best original song nomination for the film … Read More

“Alone Yet Not Alone”: The Academy Removes Oscars Original Song Nomination

Alone Yet Not Alone was nominated for “Original Song,” for the 86th Academy Awards, to be held in March. But, per an email just issued by Teni Melidonian of The … Read More

Tom Sherak, Former Academy President: Twitter Tweets RIP

Tom Sherak, the former President Of The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences who passed away after a 12-year battle with prostate cancer, was remembered on Twitter as “one … Read More

Tom Sherak, Former Academy (AMPAS) President, Dies At 68

Tom Sherak, the former President of The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences (AMPAS), died today after a reported bout with prostate cancer. The following is a statement from … Read More

Oscars: 86th Academy Awards nominations – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleThe Academy Awards appear to be the three-horse race many expected it would be, with “Gravity,” ”American Hustle” and “12 Years a Slave” all receiving a heap of nominations. … Read More

Sandra Bullock scores at People’s Choice Awards – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe People have spoken, and it’s Sandra Bullock they want. The Academy Award-winning actress was the big winner at Wednesday’s People’s Choice Awards, taking home four awards including favorite … Read More

Jennifer Hudson Buys Her Assistant a House for Christmas—Watch Him Flip Out! – E! Online

E! OnlineA home of his own! Jennifer Hudson appreciates her assistant Walter Williams—so much so that she bought him a house for the holidays! The Academy Award winner uploaded an … Read More

Anne Hathaway takes spin in BMW i3 electric car – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsAnne Hathaway was definitely on Santa’s good list. The Academy Award-winning actress was seen riding in a BMW i3 electric car Saturday, reports TMZ. The pricey vehicle … Read More

Gravity, Pacific Rim, Star Trek Lead 10 Films For VFX Oscar; Man Of Steel, The Wolverine, Out

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released its 10 finalists for visual effects for the 86th Oscars: Elysium Gravity, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Iron Man 3, … Read More

Cheryl Boone Isaacs Elected The Academy’s First African American President

Yep: Cheryl Boone Isaacs was elected The Academy of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences’ first African American president. Cheryl Boone Isaacs was elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture … Read More

Sonoma International Film Festival April 10-14th 2013

The 16th Annual Sonoma International Film Festival takes place April 10th – April 14th 2013 and promises five days, 100 Films, all in Magical Place… Sonoma! The top news is … Read More

Zennie62 One Of Top 4 Twitter Influencers On Oscar Sunday

Zennie62 on Twitter was one of the top four influencers in the hashtag category #Oscars on Oscar Sunday, February 24th. That’s according to Irina Skaya, a social media analyst who … Read More