Brad Pitt stops traffic in Santa Barbara, says he doesn't have a date for the Oscars

Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt on Wednesday (January 22) stopped traffic in Santa Barbara, California, where he was being honored with the Maltin… Read Article

Stars arrive for Critics' Choice Awards on eve of Oscar nominations announcement

Stars arrived for the Critics' Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California on Sunday (January 12), a day ahead of the announcement of the nominees for… Read Article

Rosie Perez says it 'hurts' to never been invited back to the Oscars since her 1994 nomination

The actress, who is of Puerto Rican descent, explained that it has been tough to deal with prejudice and racism as a woman of colour in the industry.

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Guillermo del Toro wins plagiarism case for his Oscar-winning film 'Shape of Water'

The lawsuit claimed that ‘The Shape of Water’ and author Paul Zindel’s ‘Let Me Hear You Whisper’ play have similar plots centred on a creature imprisoned in a science research facility

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She never dreamed of acting, now she’s an Oscar nominee for 'Minari'

Youn’s bittersweet performance as the grandmother, Soonja, in the tenderhearted immigrant drama has earned her an Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress, the first for a Korean…

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Oscar nominated film 'Minari' scheduled to release in India on this date 

American-Korean film 'Minari' is coming to Indian screens soon. Filmmaker Lee Isaac Chung`s semi-autobiographical drama, is now all set to release in India on April 16.

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How ‘Sound of Metal’ star Paul Raci went from day jobs to Oscar nominee

For most of his career, Raci has had to make do with one- or two-line roles in TV shows like 'Parks and Recreation' and 'Baskets.' Then 'Sound of Metal' director Darius Marder plucked Raci from…

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'Formal' in-person Oscars in hands of veteran director

California's severe winter coronavirus outbreak has rapidly eased in recent weeks, with movie theatres in Los Angeles allowed to reopen at limited capacity this week after a full year of closure…

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Widower turned sleuth reflects on old age in Oscar-nominated Chilean documentary

The Oscar awards ceremony will be held on April 25.

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No Zoom for intimate 2021 Oscars, producers say

"There will not be an option to Zoom in for the show," producers Steven Soderbergh, Jesse Collins and Stacey Sher said in a note to the more than 200 nominees this year.

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Is China planning to ban the broadcast of Oscars this year? 

The broadcast of the Oscars 2021 may be jeopardised in China due to the nomination of 'Do Not Split' in the best documentary shorts category. 

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Priyanka Chopra schools Aussie journalist after he asks if she is 'qualified enough' to announce Oscar nominations

While most of us know Priyanka Chopra's credentials and her enviable filmography, Australian journalist Peter Ford seemed to be unaware of her credentials as an actor. 

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Top 5 Hollywood News today: Riz Ahmed's historic feat, Oscars 2021 in new avatar

Here are the top five headlines that created a buzz in Hollywood corridors. 

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Oscars 2021 to have only nominees, presenters in attendance

According to the Academy, the only people who will be allowed to attend the Oscars will be the nominees, their guests, and this year’s presenters. It has also canceled all in-person events, “…

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Tunisia's film-maker Kaouther Ben Hania hails 'historic' Oscar nomination

The film, starring Italian actress Monica Bellucci alongside Syrian Yahya Mahyani and Belgian Koen De Bouw, tells the story of a Syrian refugee who allows a tattoo artist to use his back as a…

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From Beijing to Badlands: How indie director Chloe Zhao won over Hollywood

She is the first woman ever to land four Oscar picks in a year, and the first woman of color nominated for the Academy's best director statuette -- barely two weeks after she earned a historic…

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Riz Ahmed becomes the first Muslim to get nominated in the Best Actor category at the Oscars

In 'Sound Of Metal', Ahmed plays a punk drummer and recovering addict who loses his hearing.

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All the updates, news, inside stories, videos, photos from Hollywood's biggest night- the 92nd Academy Awards. Get our in-depth coverage on the probable winners, who are likely to be snubbed and much more. 

Widower turned sleuth reflects on old age in Oscar-nominated Chilean documentary

The Oscar awards ceremony will be held on April 25.

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No Zoom for intimate 2021 Oscars, producers say

"There will not be an option to Zoom in for the show," producers Steven Soderbergh, Jesse Collins and Stacey Sher said in a note to the more than 200 nominees this year.

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Is China planning to ban the broadcast of Oscars this year? 

The broadcast of the Oscars 2021 may be jeopardised in China due to the nomination of 'Do Not Split' in the best documentary shorts category. 

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Priyanka Chopra schools Aussie journalist after he asks if she is 'qualified enough' to announce Oscar nominations

While most of us know Priyanka Chopra's credentials and her enviable filmography, Australian journalist Peter Ford seemed to be unaware of her credentials as an actor. 

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Top 5 Hollywood News today: Riz Ahmed's historic feat, Oscars 2021 in new avatar

Here are the top five headlines that created a buzz in Hollywood corridors. 

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Oscars 2021 nominations: The first timers, snubs, surprises

On Monday, the Academy announced its list of nominees for the 2021 Oscar awards. Read Article

Oscars 2021 to have only nominees, presenters in attendance

According to the Academy, the only people who will be allowed to attend the Oscars will be the nominees, their guests, and this year’s presenters. It has also canceled all in-person events, “…

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Tunisia's film-maker Kaouther Ben Hania hails 'historic' Oscar nomination

The film, starring Italian actress Monica Bellucci alongside Syrian Yahya Mahyani and Belgian Koen De Bouw, tells the story of a Syrian refugee who allows a tattoo artist to use his back as a…

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From Beijing to Badlands: How indie director Chloe Zhao won over Hollywood

She is the first woman ever to land four Oscar picks in a year, and the first woman of color nominated for the Academy's best director statuette -- barely two weeks after she earned a historic…

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Riz Ahmed becomes the first Muslim to get nominated in the Best Actor category at the Oscars

In 'Sound Of Metal', Ahmed plays a punk drummer and recovering addict who loses his hearing.

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Priyanka Chopra shouts a 'yay' as Nick Jonas announces Oscar nomination for 'The White Tiger'

Priyanka Chopra was the co-producer of the Netflix film 'The White Tiger' which earned director Ramin Bahrani a nomination in the best-adapted screenplay category. 

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Netflix scores 35 Oscar nominations in year dominated by streaming

Netflix Inc on Monday landed 35 Academy Award nominations for 16 films, including 'Mank' and 'The Trial of the Chicago 7,' leading a pack of streaming services that offered movies at home. 

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Academy skips Spike Lee, Regina King in Oscar nominations

Directors Spike Lee and Regina King were left off the list of this year`s Academy Awards contenders.

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Oscars 2021 to be held in two locations as the Academy unveils new venue

The Oscars 2021 ceremony will take place on April 25. 

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Chloe Zhao to Emerald Funnel, Oscars 2021 Best Director Nominees

The Oscars 2021 ceremony will take place on April 25.  Read Article

Oscars: The shortlisted films in Best International Feature Film category

Nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards were announced following the 63rd annual Grammy Awards. Read Article

Oscars 2021: 'Mank' to 'Manari', nominees in Best Picture category

The nominees of the 93rd Academy Awards are finally out and the list of contenders in the coveted Best Picture category is long. Read Article

Oscars 2021: Meet the Best Actor/Actress nominees

From multiple-time Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins, Frances McDormand to late Chadwick Boseman and newbies Steven Yeunh and Vanessa Kirby -- here's… Read Article

Oscars 2021: Priyanka Chopra's 'The White Tiger' earns a nod in Adapted Screenplay category

The Oscars 2021 ceremony will take place on April 25. 

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Oscars 2021 nominations: Complete list of nominees

Oscars 2021 nomination updates - Chloé Zhao is now the first woman of color to be nominated for Best Director at the Oscars.

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Since the Oscar-nominated ‘Collective,’ much and little has changed

It would be the first Oscar win for the Eastern European country, but the film’s success is bittersweet for many Romanians, given its painful subject matter — particularly since many believe not…

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Rosie Perez says it 'hurts' to never been invited back to the Oscars since her 1994 nomination

The actress, who is of Puerto Rican descent, explained that it has been tough to deal with prejudice and racism as a woman of colour in the industry.

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Guillermo del Toro wins plagiarism case for his Oscar-winning film 'Shape of Water'

The lawsuit claimed that ‘The Shape of Water’ and author Paul Zindel’s ‘Let Me Hear You Whisper’ play have similar plots centred on a creature imprisoned in a science research facility

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She never dreamed of acting, now she’s an Oscar nominee for 'Minari'

Youn’s bittersweet performance as the grandmother, Soonja, in the tenderhearted immigrant drama has earned her an Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress, the first for a Korean…

via The New York Times
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Oscar nominated film 'Minari' scheduled to release in India on this date 

American-Korean film 'Minari' is coming to Indian screens soon. Filmmaker Lee Isaac Chung`s semi-autobiographical drama, is now all set to release in India on April 16.

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How ‘Sound of Metal’ star Paul Raci went from day jobs to Oscar nominee

For most of his career, Raci has had to make do with one- or two-line roles in TV shows like 'Parks and Recreation' and 'Baskets.' Then 'Sound of Metal' director Darius Marder plucked Raci from…

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Riz Ahmed takes on 'intensive' role as deaf drummer in 'Sound of Metal'

Ahmed, known for 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', 'Venom' and 'The Night Of', said preparing for the role, for which he learned to play the drums and American sign language, was "an intensive…

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'The Man Who Sold His Skin': Tunisia's dark Oscars nomination

At the Academy Awards, 'The Man Who Sold His Skin' has fewer promotional resources than other contenders, the producers said. 

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Oscars 2021: Hong Kong's TV broadcasters to skip airing awards after China's censorship order

The touchy subject of the documentary and its western acknowledgment has irked many in China.  Now, Hong Kong's largest TV network Television Broadcasts Ltd., known as TVB has decided not to…

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'No Zoom' Oscars causes backlash, Hollywood media reports

Visitors to California are currently expected to quarantine for 10 days. Travellers to nations outside the United States are also subject to varying quarantine requirements.

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'Nomadland' revs up Oscar hopes with Hollywood producers award

Disney-owned Searchlight's intimate portrayal of semi-retired Americans living off the grid in worn-out vans already has a Golden Globe in its glovebox, and again sped past streaming rivals like…

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Elton John's Oscars 2021 night party would be open to all

One of the most happening after-parties, Elton John's Oscar-night party has always been one of the hardest tickets to get. This year anyone can attend it for $20.

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Nonconformist Youn Yuh-jung: South Korea's first Oscar-nominated actress

In a career spanning more than 50 years, Youn has often played provocative and atypical characters who do not conform to the rules of socially conservative Korean society.

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Rudy Giuliani tried to get Sacha Baron Cohen and crew arrested, says 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' producer

Levinson discussed the incident while appearing at the Producers’ Guild of America panel and revealed that the former mayor of New York allegedly tried to have the filmmakers hauled in by police…

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Chloe Zhao's 'Nomadland' to release in India on this date

`Nomadland` is a 2020 American drama film directed, written, and edited by Chloe Zhao. It stars Frances McDormand as a woman who leaves home to travel around the American West.
 

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'Promising Young Woman', 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' and other big winners at Writers Guild Awards 2021

Due to WGA regulations, several of this year’s best-picture nominees at the Academy Awards weren’t nominated, including 'Nomadland,' 'Minari' and 'The Father.'

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'Formal' in-person Oscars in hands of veteran director

California's severe winter coronavirus outbreak has rapidly eased in recent weeks, with movie theatres in Los Angeles allowed to reopen at limited capacity this week after a full year of closure…

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Widower turned sleuth reflects on old age in Oscar-nominated Chilean documentary

The Oscar awards ceremony will be held on April 25.

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No Zoom for intimate 2021 Oscars, producers say

"There will not be an option to Zoom in for the show," producers Steven Soderbergh, Jesse Collins and Stacey Sher said in a note to the more than 200 nominees this year.

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Is China planning to ban the broadcast of Oscars this year? 

The broadcast of the Oscars 2021 may be jeopardised in China due to the nomination of 'Do Not Split' in the best documentary shorts category. 

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Oscars: The most shocking outfits on the red carpet over the years

The 93rd annual Academy Awards are right around the corner and here we bring you the most shocking attires that Hollywood stars wore on the Oscars red carpet over the years. 

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Oscars 2021: 'Minari', 'Nomadland', here's how to watch all Best Film nominees in India

With only a few weeks left for the Oscars 2021 ceremony, here is the list of Academy nominated movies that you can watch in India

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Oscars 2021 nominations: The first timers, snubs, surprises

On Monday, the Academy announced its list of nominees for the 2021 Oscar awards.

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Chloe Zhao to Emerald Funnel, Oscars 2021 Best Director Nominees

The Oscars 2021 ceremony will take place on April 25. 

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Oscars: The shortlisted films in Best International Feature Film category

Nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards were announced following the 63rd annual Grammy Awards.

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Oscars 2021: 'Mank' to 'Manari', nominees in Best Picture category

The nominees of the 93rd Academy Awards are finally out and the list of contenders in the coveted Best Picture category is long.

Read Article

Oscars 2021: Meet the Best Actor/Actress nominees

From multiple-time Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins, Frances McDormand to late Chadwick Boseman and newbies Steven Yeunh and Vanessa Kirby -- here's taking a look at the complete list of Best Actor and

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Oscars 2021 Predictions: A look at the frontrunners

Although COVID-19’s attack on the cinephiles is something that is hard to ignore, despite so many odds, a handful of quality films were released on OTT space and garnered all the praise and recogni

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From Regina King to Chadwick Boseman: Black frontrunners of this award season

This year, different prestigious Awards including, Golden Globe, SAG and many more have nominated a record number of Black actors in some major categories.

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Oscar 2021 probables that you can now watch at home

From Chadwick Boseman's 'Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom' to Pixar's 'Soul'- here are Oscars frontrunners that are available on the streaming services.

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Oscars 2021: All International Feature Films submissions so far

Scroll down to check the full list of Oscar 2021 movies

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6 times Hollywood celebs repeated their red carpet outfits with swag

With sustainable fashion gaining momentum, Hollywood celebrities year after year bring their A-game to red carpets by upcycling old attires like what we see at this Oscars by Jane Fonda and others.

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Oscars 2020: The best-dressed celebrity couples at the event

 Here's a look at some of the best-dressed couples at the Oscars red carpet. 

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Oscars 2020: Six big moments from this year's ceremony

The 2020 Oscars are done and now we are left with the moments that took place during the mega event.

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Oscars 2020: Scarlett Johansson, Charlize Theron top our Best Dressed Celebs list

Stars brought their A-game to Hollywood's biggest night, with glittery gowns and colorful ensembles. Here are some of the finest looks from the evening:

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Oscars 2020: From ruffles to tacky shimmer, here's our worst dressed celebs list

The Academy Awards tends to bring out some of the most stylish red carpet moments of the year, but like every year some stars failed to impress with their experiments with the look. 

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From Brad Pitt to Billy Porter, here is who to watch out for at Oscars 2020

The 2020 Oscars ceremony takes place on Sunday in Los Angeles, the climax of Hollywood's awards season.

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Oscars throwback: Hollywood power couples that slayed at the red carpet

Here are some of the best throwback pictures of Hollywood’s power couples who rose the temperature at the red carpet. 

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Oscars 2020: From Joker to Parasite, here's how you can watch all Best Film nominees in India

With only a little more than a week left for Oscars 2020 ceremony, we take a look at Best Film nominees, how and where you can watch these awesome films in India.

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2020 Oscars: Meet the best actress nominees

Renee Zellwegger is the front runner in this category for her powerful performance in 'Judy' but she may lose to Scarlett Johansson who has been lauded for her performance in 'Marriage Story'.

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Adil Hussain on his new film 'The Illegal', Indian films at Oscars and more

WION caught up with actor Adil Hussain about his new film 'The Illegal' which was in the running in the Best Picture category at the 2021 Oscars before the final nominations were announced. Read Article
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Brad Pitt stops traffic in Santa Barbara, says he doesn't have a date for the Oscars

Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt on Wednesday (January 22) stopped traffic in Santa Barbara, California, where he was being honored with the Maltin Modern Master Award at the 35th annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Read Article
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Stars arrive for Critics' Choice Awards on eve of Oscar nominations announcement

Stars arrived for the Critics' Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California on Sunday (January 12), a day ahead of the announcement of the nominees for the industry's highest honor, the Academy Awards, on Monday (January 13). #CriticsChoiceAwards2020 Read Article