Who ever thought that "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp" would be the least controversial song nominee this year? On Wednesday, only four days before the Oscarcast, rumors were swirling that the tune…
Just in time for Oscar night, the row over producer credits on "Crash" has erupted into not one but two new lawsuits. Bob Yari sued the Producers Guild of America and the Academy of Motion Picture…
In olden days -- say, 10 years ago -- the Academy Awards were a one-night event. Now Oscar spawns a week of festivities, and while limo companies and florists reap the benefits, the biggest…
Even iTunes is getting into Oscar. Adding to its digital video collection, the download service is offering up this year's five Oscar-nominated live-action shorts. "Six Shooter," "The Last Farm,"…
Voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences must return their completed final Oscar ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers by 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Naomi Watts and Lily Tomlin have been tapped to present at the 78th annual Academy Awards.
Dolly Parton, Kathleen "Bird" York and Memphis rap group Three 6 Mafia will perform their Oscar-nominated songs at the 78th annual Academy Awards. Parton will perform "Travelin' Thru," for which she…
The Grammys stumbled in the ratings; the Golden Globes barely tread water. With that in mind, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and ABC are spending unprecedented sums on cable, print…
It was another big night for Pixar and the computer graphics community as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences feted its Scientific & Technical Award winners.
With Oscar ballots due Feb. 28, the furor over some nominees is intensifying. But "Paradise Now" director Hany Abu-Assad is determined to not argue with those petitioning the Academy to revoke the…