Several weeks after the L.A. Times launched Oscar-themed Web site the Envelope, the N.Y. Times on Thursday launched Red Carpet, a similar site that will "deliver the Times' sophisticated, critical…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named Michael B. Seligman associate producer of the 78th annual Academy Awards telecast.
For the first time the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has selected two commemorative Oscar posters for the Academy Awards. And the stylized historic photos have already spawned a Hollywood…
The foreign-language committee of AMPAS has disqualified two films that had been submitted for contention in the Oscar race.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has set a Dec. 1 deadline to submit official screen credits and music submission forms for Oscar consideration.
"Chicken Little," "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride" and "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" are among the 10 films deemed eligible by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to compete…
Gil Cates will produce the 78th Academy Awards show, held March 5. Gig marks the 13th time Cates has handled Oscar producing chores. Announcement was made Wednesday by Acad prexy Sid Ganis at a board…
B.O. hit and audience fave "March of the Penguins" is among the 15 documentaries -- up from the traditional dozen -- that have been shortlisted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for…
Every parent thinks their child is special. And in June, every year-end release looks like an Oscar contender to loving studio execs.
A year ago, leaders of the Producers Guild of America announced their org had finally found a way to halt the proliferation of undeserved producer credits.