Jean-Claude Carriere Honorary Oscar

Jean-Claude Carriere has written more than 100 films. After winning an Oscar in 1962 for one of his earliest works, the French writer will accept a second statuette this weekend at the film academy’s Governors Awards. Carriere will receive an honorary Oscar alongside actress Maureen O’Hara, filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki and entertainer and activist Harry Belafonte […]

Elton John’s AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Party: Hollywood’s Golden Ticket

Last night was Hollywood’s biggest night, and yes it was at Elton John’s 2014 AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party. There were more stars there than in the heavens. It was a party to see and be seen and everyone starved themselves for months to get into their best fashion couture. I myself was gracing Tom […]

The OSCARS 2014 – Winners : ’12 Years a Slave’ takes Best Picture

Hollywood celebrated its best… and Ellen broke Twitter. It was that kind of Award Show. “12 Years a Slave” took home the Best Picture Academy Award, as did Lupita Nyong’o for Best Supporting Actress in the top film. Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto took home Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor respectively for their unforgettable […]

2014 Oscars: The Nominees

The 2014 Oscar nominations were announced on Thursday, with American Hustle and Gravity leading with 10 nominations each, followed by 12 Years a Slave with 9. Ellen DeGeneres returns as host of the 86th Academy Awards, which will air live on ABC on March 2, starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. The Oscars are a bit later than […]

The Acadamy Honors Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and Piero Tosi

Angelina Jolie is one of the individuals to receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. The honorary Oscar is one of several statuettes handed out by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at the Governors Awards in November. Veteran actress Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and costume designer Piero Tosi will also be honored. The […]

Golden Girl Ellen DeGeneres will give away Golden Boys, As She Hosts the 2014 Oscars

Chat show host and super comedian Ellen DeGeneres is to host the Oscars for a second time, it has been announced. “I am so excited to be hosting the Oscars for the second time. You know what they say – the third time’s the charm,” joked the presenter. DeGeneres hosted the 79th Academy Awards in […]