In this split-rights world we live in, whose Oscar nominations are they, anyway? No matter how you slice it, Sony Pictures Classics is justly proud with 13 Oscar noms -- 10 for "Crouching Tiger…
For many showbizzers, the road to Oscar is the Boulevard of Broken Dreams. Every year, there is speculation about Oscar "snubs." But somebody had to come in sixth place -- especially in the wide-open…
"Traffic" producer Ed Zwick was awakened by Russell Schwartz from USA Films with the nomination news, which gave him a jump on making his kids' school lunches. Reflecting on "Traffic's" five nods, he…
Thesp Ben Stiller has been tapped to present at the 73rd Academy Awards in his first such Oscar appearance.
If Cannes topper Gilles Jacob picked horses instead of films, he'd have to spend most of his time counting his winnings: The top two films plus 11 of the 18 runners-up in a new French movie poll…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences were in a fightin' mood as two combat films, "Gladiator" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," paced the race for the 73rd annual Oscars, with…
Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, replacing Jodie Foster who pulled out earlier this month, organizers said on Sunday.
Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie will make her first presenter appearance during this year's March 25 Oscar telecast.
"Survivor" may get its moment in the Emmy sun after all: The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences voted Wednesday to create two new primetime categories that will reward the growing reality TV genre.
Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage will make his sixth appearance as a presenter on this year’s March 25 Oscar telecast. Thesp, who nabbed a statuette in 1995 for “Leaving Las Vegas,” will next be…