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JACK RYAN 5-Film Collection Coming To 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray This Tuesday - Comic Book Movie (blog)

... a part that has previously been brought to life onscreen by Academy Award-nominee Alec Baldwin (Mission: Impossible - Fallout), Academy Award-nominee Harrison Ford (Blade Runner 2049), 2x Academy Award-winner Ben Affleck (Justice League), and ...

SRK's Meer Foundation contributes towards Kerala flood relief fund - THE WEEK

Meer Foundation, which has been named after the actor's father, has been working actively with acid attack victims as well as cancer patients. Academy Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty took to Twitter and expressed gratitude towards the actor.

Paper Mill Playhouse Brings The Color Purple , Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn, My Very Own British Invasion, Benny ... - Times Square Chronicles (press release)

... Tony Award in 2016, will open its 2018-2019 season with the hit musical, The Color Purple (September 26-October 21), the unforgettable and moving Tony Award-winning musical based on the Pulitzer Prize–winning novel and Academy Award–nominated ...

Robert De Niro uses boxing ring from his 1980 motion picture Raging Bull for workouts - Daily Mail

Robert De Niro looks to the future by stepping into his past. The two-time Academy Award winner, who turned 75-years-old on Friday, stays in shape with occasional workouts in the ring he performed in in 1980's Raging Bull, the drama he took home the ...

The Academy Awards are about marketing and promotion - The Boston Globe

Ty Burr's argument against an Academy Award “for outstanding achievement in popular film” (“An Oscar for 'popular film' is a bad idea,” Arts, Aug. 12) overlooks the primary function of the academy, which is to stoke the profits of Hollywood, and to ...

Swedish journalist Alexandra Pascalidou establishes the New Academy prize in literature - Mid-Day

Having spent months following the developments of the sexual abuse and corruption scandal in the Swedish Academy - the eminent body that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature - Pascalidou recalls feeling anger and shame at how the events were ...

British films may struggle to receive future Oscar nominations because of plans to move the awards ceremony forward ... - Telegraph.co.uk

A spokesperson for the body said: “We are now looking at the timeline for the British Academy Film Awards, and will consult with the industry, before announcing our date for 2020. Our intention will be to stay ahead of the Oscars, as we have been since ...

Director pays tribute to the national library - Dublin People

In 1992, he won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for 'The Crying Game', which he wrote and directed. In 2003, he was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Irish Film and Television Academy. Jordan's extensive archive ...

Renee Zellweger Will Lead Netflix's New Anthology Series What / If - TVweb

Mike Kelley wrote and is executive producing What / If. It's also been reported that Renee Zellweger has signed a one-year deal with Netflix to appear on the anthology series as a regular. The Academy Award winning actress has had minor TV roles over ...

Academy Awards' new Best Popular Film category will give hits like The Dark Knight accolades they deserve - Firstpost

The Academy's decision to include an award for 'Popular Film', an action that has been ridiculed and derided all across, joins a long list of things that the Academy's been trying to do in order to make the awards ceremony more accessible. If the 2009 ...

At last, an Oscar for popular film. Because who needs another The Shape Of Water? - The Guardian

But my favourite tape was The 65th Anniversary Of The Academy Awards: Oscars Greatest Hits! I was not so much obsessed with this video as possessed by it, and to this day my go-to karaoke song is Billy Crystal's opening number from the 1991 Oscars: ...

Trailer for Viggo Mortensen's new film, 'The Green Book,' is released - WatertownDailyTimes.com

The trailer for “The Green Book,” starring 1976 Watertown High School and 1980 St. Lawrence University graduate Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali, was released this week, and the movie already has people talking Academy Awards nominations for the ...

Everybody Is Roasting Liam Neeson's New Movie About A Snowplow Driver Out For Revenge - Junkee

In any case, it happened, and now the man who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Oskar Schindler is playing a snowplow driver hunting down the drug cartel that murdered his son. And I for one am very, very excited. Described in an early synopsis ...

Academy Board Member Says "Popular" Oscar for "Movies That Connect With People" - Hollywood Reporter

When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a number of changes to the Oscars last week, the reforms — including an award for "popular film," the presentation of trophies during commercial breaks and an earlier 2020 ceremony — led ...

Academy Award Winner Renee Zellweger Lands Her First Major TV Role - Television Week

“In her first major TV role, Oscar winner Renee Zellweger has been tapped to star in 'What/If,' a social thriller anthology drama series for Netflix from 'Revenge' and 'Swingtown' creator Mike Kelley and producer Robert Zemeckis,” Nellie Andreeva ...

Denzel Washington Says 'Black Panther' Made Him Cry - Comicbook.com

Washington pointed to legendary actor Sidney Poitier — the first black actor to be awarded the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1964 — who helped pass the baton to make black-led blockbusters like Black Panther possible. “I said, 'Man, look at these ...

Mary J. Blige To Appear On MTV's "Scream" - HipHopDX

Blige plays Deion's mother, Sherry Elliot. Most recently, Blige starred as Florence Jackson in the 2017 Netflix film Mudbound, earning her first Oscar nomination at the 90th Annual Academy Awards. She performed her song “Mighty River” during the award ...

Oscars don't need trophy for participation - WiscNews

“The Academy's motivation for extending honors to so-called popular films is a hope that the new award will help attract viewers,” CNN.com reported that same day. “Last year's telecast hit an all-time low in ratings with just 26.5 million viewers, a ...

Why The Oscars Are A Joke, And The Change They SHOULD Make | Breaking Geek - LRM Online (press release) (blog)

Welcome BACK to Breaking Geek, a column where uber-geek Nick Doll offers commentary and reactions to the most interesting news of the week, using his expansive knowledge of all things geek! I have a love/hate relationship with the Academy Awards.

Black Is Back - improper.com

... she was raised in West Roxbury and Wayland and graduated from Wayland High before attending Fordham University and beginning her graduate studies at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. She has appeared in the Academy Award-winning ...

The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements in the United States film industry as assessed by the Academy's voting membership. The various category winners are awarded a copy of a statuette, officially called the Academy Award of Merit, which has become commonly known by its nickname "Oscar." The awards, first presented in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, are overseen by AMPAS.

Academy Awards
Academy Award trophy.jpg
Awarded for Excellence in cinematic achievements
Country United States
Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
First awarded May 16, 1929; 87 years ago (1929-05-16)
Official website oscar.go.com
Most recent Academy Award winners
2015 ←
28 February 2016 → 2017
  Spotlight (film) poster.jpg Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Oscar.jpg
Award Best Picture Best Director
Winner Spotlight Alejandro G. Iñárritu
(The Revenant)
  LeonardoDiCaprioNov08.jpg Brie Larson (cropped).jpg
Award Best Actor Best Actress
Winner Leonardo DiCaprio
(The Revenant)
Brie Larson
(Room)
  Mark Rylance Cannes 2016.jpg Alicia Vikander 2013-01-21.jpg
Award Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Winner Mark Rylance
(Bridge of Spies)
Alicia Vikander
(The Danish Girl)

Previous Best Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Best Picture

Spotlight

The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony hosted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements in the United States film industry as assessed by the Academy's voting membership. The various category winners are awarded a copy of a statuette, officially called the Academy Award of Merit, which has become commonly known by its nickname "Oscar." The awards, first presented in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, are overseen by AMPAS.

The awards ceremony was first broadcast to radio in 1930 and televised for first time in 1953. It is now seen live in more than 200 countries and can be streamed live online. The Oscars is the oldest entertainment awards ceremony; its equivalents, the Emmy Awards for television, the Tony Awards for theatre, and the Grammy Awards for music and recording, are modeled after the Academy Awards.

The 88th Academy Awards ceremony was held at the Dolby Theatre on February 28, 2016 and hosted by Chris Rock. A total of 2,947 Oscars have been awarded from the inception of the award through the 87th.