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CJ Reviews: A Star is Born, Wajib and 22 July - ABC Local

The second time Lady Gaga sings in Bradley Cooper's new take on the classic material is the moment her character, Ally, crosses over from amateur to professional, while Lady Gaga herself becomes a movie star (and, I am betting now, Academy Award ...

Academy Award Winning Artist Shaun Tan - 6PR

Academy Award winning Artist Shaun Tan has joined forces with other local, national and international Artists to create special artwork for an auction organised by Collier Primary School in Como. The unique idea has seen the School who is celebrating ...

Oscar-Nominated Hany Abu-Asad to Direct English-Language Arab Drama 'Blood' (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety

Patty Ishimoto's Element 8 shingle is prepping “Blood,” a crime drama set in Jordan and with Academy Award-nominated director Hany Abu-Assad attached. Sky Vision has just come on board, and will sell the series globally. “Blood” is set to be the first ...

'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Quincy Jones ('Quincy') - Hollywood Reporter

He became the first person of color to serve as musical director and conductor of an Academy Awards ceremony (in 1971). And he became the first person of color chosen by the Academy's board of governors to receive the organization's highest honor, the ...

Saban Films Acquires STUDIOCANAL'S “King of Thieves” - Radio Facts

Saban Films has taken U.S. distribution rights to Academy Award® Winner James Marsh's (The Theory of Everything) King of Thieves starring Academy Award® Winner Sir Michael Caine (The Quiet American), Academy Award® Winner Jim Broadbent (The ...

Celebrate Felicity Jones' Birthday With Her Most Stunning Photos [SLIDESHOW] - The Daily Caller

Jones was nominated for a 'Best Actress' Academy Award for her role in “The Theory of Everything,” in 2015. Most interestingly, she was nominated for an Alliance of Women Film Journalists award for the 'Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading ...

From climbing trees in youth to winning competitions, two who grew up in Stafford succeed - Fredericksburg.com

In a segment titled “A Tribute to Christoph Waltz,” the actor will be featured in an onstage chat with Academy Award-winning producer Mark Johnson at The Paramount Theater on Nov. 3 at 1 p.m. The pair worked together on Alexander Payne's “Downsizing,” ...

Kiwi actress Thomasin McKenzie tipped as top contender for Oscar nomination - New Zealand Herald

New Zealand actress Thomasin McKenzie has been tipped for an Oscar nomination for her breakout role in Leave No Trace. The Hollywood Reporter's awards columnist Scott Feinberg has named the 18-year-old Kiwi as a "major threat" for the best ...

Full list of APSA nominees announced - Courier Mail

Academy Award-nominated Australian filmmaker Bruce Beresford will compete for the achievement in directing award for his film Ladies in Black, while Gurrumul, a documentary about the music icon, received a nod for best documentary feature film.

Woods, Osaka named United States Sports Academy September Athletes of the Month - Gulf Coast News Today

The Athlete of the Year Award is part of the United States Sports Academy's Awards of Sport program, which each year serves as “A Tribute to the Artist and the Athlete.” The Academy presents the awards to pay tribute to those who have made significant ...

Aardman's Nick Park To be Honored at SPARK ANIMATION 2018 - Animation World Network

Park, the celebrated director of Academy Award-winning shorts Creature Comforts, The Wrong Trousers and A Close Shave, and, most recently, the stop-motion animated feature Early Man, will also deliver the closing keynote address at the Conference.

Judson STEAM Academy yearbook wins recognition - Longview News-Journal

The Judson STEAM Academy award-winning yearbook program was led by Jessenia Hunt, Kaylee Brown, Dayanara Martinez, Emily Branham, Michaela Hayes, Kayden Turner, Jackie Rodriguez, Lainey McFarland, Olivia Sherrow and Alexia Jorgenson.

Two performances of Jersey Boys coming to Abilene - Big Country Homepage

7, 2019) – Dates have been announced for the Abilene engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Abilene Convention Center Auditorium October ...

Sure, It's only October, but the Oscar race is in full swing - The Sydney Morning Herald

The 2018 award-season aspirants will include superheroes, space travellers and Lady Gaga, but will their movies prove popular enough to assuage the fears of an academy that nearly introduced an Oscar just for blockbusters? With three significant film ...

Monica Lewinsky, Amy Adams to present at Australians in Film Awards - Inside Film

The fundraising event will be hosted by actor, producer, director and writer Josh Lawson (The Little Death, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues), who was nominated for an Academy Award this year along with director Derin Seale for their short film The ...

Women are not represented well in media, Geena Davis tells MBA Annual audience - HousingWire

Academy Award-winning actress Geena Davis delivered a hard truth for women during an address on Tuesday: Women are not represented well in media. In fact, women are underrepresented in media at a 3-to-1 ratio, according to research by Davis' own ...

Chloë Grace Moretz, John David Washington added to SCAD Savannah Film Festival honoree list; 'Black Panther' star ... - Savannah Morning News

(moved from 2nd graph) The university's president and founder, Paula Wallace, was recently honored with the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Southeast Chapter “President's Award”, an award that recognizes exemplary achievement within ...

Comedy-drama 'Green Book' comes up big at Mill Valley Film Festival - Stark Insider

Some indie film news out of San Francisco today. Peter Farrelly's Green Book has taken home the audience favorite award at the Mill Valley Film Festival (MVFF). Starring Academy Award nominee Viggo Mortensen (A History of Violence, Far from Men) and ...

APA Promotes Jules Urbanski to Music Agent - Billboard

... Las Vegas alumnus and the son of entertainment industry parents. His mother, Diane Wilk, was an executive producer of The Nanny, and his father, Doug Urbanski, is a Broadway producer, talent manager and Academy Award-nominated film producer.

VIDEO: On This Day, October 16- Happy Birthday, Angela Lansbury! - Broadway World

Instead, it was seventeen-year-old Angela who landed a seven-year contract at MGM after director George Cukor cast her as Nancy, the menacing maid, in "Gaslight." Her cunning performance won her a 1944 Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting ...

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.

OSCAR2017/ The 89th Annual Academy Awards

Leonardo DiCaprio winning Best Actor

Julianne Moore presenting Leonardo DiCaprio with the Oscar® for Best Actor for his performance in "The Revenant" at the 88th Oscars® in 2016.

Sandra Bullock Wins Best Actress: 2010 Oscars

Sean Penn presents Sandra Bullock with the Best Actress Oscar for The Blind Side, featuring Michael Sheen, Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Stanley Tucci and ...

Brie Larson Winning Best Actress

Eddie Redmayne presenting Brie Larson with the Oscar® for Best Actress for her performance in "Room" at the 88th Oscars® in 2016.

Robin Williams Wins Supporting Actor: 1998 Oscars

Mira Sorvino presents Robin Williams with the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Good Will Hunting at the 70th Academy Awards.

Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role (1927/28 - 2017) Longest Video

Janet Gaynor - 7th Heaven, Street Angel, Sunrise to Frances McDormand - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.