The original screenplay category pits such first-time scripters as "Bridge of Spies" scribe Matt Charman and "Trainwreck's" Amy Schumer against proven auteurs David O. Russell and Paolo Sorrentino.
In an era when the studios eschew original material, there's plenty of competition for adapted screenplay awards.
It's a mix of thrillers, dramas and even animated fare in this year's crowded batch of director contenders.
Behind the scenes of the CW comedy “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.”
Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds were honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with honorary Oscars on Saturday. Among those in attendance: Will Smith, Cate Blanchett…