The supporting actor nom for "My Week with Marilyn" marks Kenneth Branagh's fifth Oscar bid -- all of which have come in different categories.
Rob Legato, visual effects supervisor on "Hugo," had worked with Martin Scorsese on five previous films, but "Hugo" was the first where vfx were at the forefront.
Supporting actor nominee Christopher Plummer admits to having been concerned that "Beginners" would be overlooked by kudos voters because it opened in the U.S. back in June.
Although it had been almost five years since they'd last worked together, "The Descendants" editor Kevin Tent said he felt perfectly in sync with Alexander Payne once they reunited in the editing…
Although it's a sports pic on the surface, Nick Nolte says it was the family story that drew him to "Warrior."
"A Better Life" star Demian Bichir was in a fever Tuesday morning -- a genuine fever from a cold he's been trying to shake. At one point he thought a frantic call from a girlfriend was a dream.
"Bridesmaids" co-writer Annie Mumolo, nommed for original screenplay, said it was important to her and co-writer Kristen Wiig that the film deliver big laughs that were rooted in the theme of…
"The Help" producer Brunson Green credits the film's heat throughout awards season to the strength of the cast, from the stars to the smallest supporting roles.
It's been a long ride for "The Artist" star Jean Dujardin, nommed for lead actor, since the film bowed last May in Cannes.
"A Separation" helmer and scribe Asghar Farhadi was extremely surprised that his film broke through the language barrier and nabbed a nom for original screenplay, as well as a bid for…
With GK Films' "Hugo" and "Rango" landing best pic and animated feature noms, producer Graham King said he was especially happy to see the man he considers the greatest director ever -- "Hugo" helmer…