Director Peter Jackson had already spent five years working on "The Lord of the Rings" when he asked composer Howard Shore to write the music -- and commit the next three years of his own career to…
Mel Gibson will make his seventh appearance as a presenter at the 74th annual Academy Awards.
Hollywood publicists have tapped Warren Beatty to receive a lifetime achievement award at their 39th annual awards luncheon.
Will the Kodak Theatre work as the Oscars new home? Absolutely. The Academy will make it work.
It was 13 years ago that the typically caustic and yet sentimental Randy Newman sang about the minions who work for public radio in the U.S., in the song "It's Money That Matters": "Of all of the…
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water of Oscar predicting. The early awards season saw major orgs divvy the top prize among eight films; however, in the last few weeks, the race…
Oscar writers share some of their secrets for creating a kudocast.
Whoopi Goldberg had just picked up her American Film Institute Star tribute award at the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colo., on Saturday and her head was anywhere but on her upcoming hosting…
Muddying the Oscar outlook, Screen Actors Guild voters on Sunday tapped "Gosford Park" as surprise winner of its ensemble cast award, while Russell Crowe and Halle Berry took the top thesp nods for…
New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings" took home the Cinema Audio Society's top film award Saturday, while HBO's "Six Feet Under" took sound mixing kudos for a television…