Otto Spoerri, former controller for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences who for more than two decades was in charge of the seating arrangements for the Oscars, died Saturday in his…
Deadline for submissions on official screen credits and music is Monday at 5 p.m. for 81st Academy Awards consideration.
It's often hard to predict award winners, but sometimes you just know. A decade ago, when I was watching "As Good As It Gets," I thought Helen Hunt would probably get an Oscar nomination. But there…
The hottest Oscar after-party in town is back - only smaller. Vanity Fair says its annual Academy Awards party is returning for next year's Oscar night on Feb. 22.
"Welcome to digital," wrote producer Frank Marshall in a morning-after email following Thursday night's aborted unveiling of "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button."
The notorious Camorra crime syndicate is selling bootlegged DVDs of "Gomorrah," the film that mercilessly exposes its activities and is Italy's hopeful in the foreign-language Oscar race.
Oscar week, 1969: The Beverly Hills Hotel. Pool manager Svend Petersen's telephone rings. Director Dino De Laurentiis is on the line. "I want a cabana next to Simone Signoret." An unruffled Petersen…
I love the Oscars, love the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, love the work they do, love the staff and the members. (Well, some members.)
One election season may have ended on Nov. 4, but with the preponderance of actors playing real-life politicians in this year's films, it's a safe bet the awards season will have a political aura…
To reach the point where he could once again amaze audiences, Mickey Rourke has, most certainly, been a wrestler. "Change to me has been tremendously hard, because it was something I resisted out of…
What, exactly, does it take for an actor to get noticed these days?