The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and the City of Los Angeles have announced street closure plans for the 79th Academy Awards.
The film biz's tech community saluted an important environmental initiative and heard the promise of major changes to come Saturday night at the Academy's Scientific and Technical Awards at the…
It only takes one victory at Oscar time for a film to claim it is an Academy Award winner -- and in several cases, one victory is all anyone or anything gets.
There has been a not-so-subtle campaign pyramiding since Oscar nominations that Omar Sharif is an ex-Egyptian soldier who fought in the Israeli war. Forget it. Omar sez, "I never fought in any army."
Not even a year into his first term as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Sid Ganis last March set out onto the stage of the Kodak Theater to make the traditional Oscar…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has organized the below-the-line employees working on red-carpet broadcasts for E! Channel.
With a whopping 139 contenders, Monday's Oscar nominees luncheon offered several only-during-awards-season treats: Seeing Peter O'Toole sit a few feet from Abigail Breslin, Steven Spielberg introduce…
Maggie Gyllenhaal has been tapped to present the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific & Technical Awards Saturday at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
In New York: IF EITHER Helen Mirren or Judi Dench or Kate Winslet wins the Academy Award for best actress on Feb. 25, that English lady will be the first British person to win the Oscar since Emma…
The ballots are out. Final ballots for the Oscars were mailed Wednesday to the 5,830 voting members of the Academy and must be returned to Pricewaterhouse-Coopers by 5 p.m. Feb. 20.