Articles about Academy Awards

Colin Firth birthday special: His movies we don't talk about

10 Sep 2021

Colin Firth birthday special: His movies we don't talk about

Colin Firth has given us some of the most memorable roles ever, in classic ventures such as Bridget Jones's Diary and Pride and Prejudice.

Taika Waititi birthday special: What are his upcoming projects?

16 Aug 2021

Taika Waititi birthday special: What are his upcoming projects?

Taika Waititi has turned 46 today!

Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor selected to vote for Oscars 2022

02 Jul 2021

Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor selected to vote for Oscars 2022

Vidya Balan, Ekta Kapoor, her mother Shobha Kapoor and Shrihari Sathe might get a chance to vote for the Academy Awards next year.

Oscars 2022: Key dates announced, return to Dolby Theatre confirmed

28 May 2021

Oscars 2022: Key dates announced, return to Dolby Theatre confirmed

It has only been a month since this year's Oscars, and the key dates for the 94th Academy Awards are already out.

'Braveheart' turns 26: Mel Gibson had rejected this film initially?

24 May 2021

'Braveheart' turns 26: Mel Gibson had rejected this film initially?

The epic historical fiction war film Braveheart released 26 years ago today.

A quick question: Ever thought about how trophies are made?

23 May 2021

A quick question: Ever thought about how trophies are made?

'Tis the season of award ceremonies, people!

Happy Birthday Adele: Interesting facts about the deep-voiced English singer

05 May 2021

Happy Birthday Adele: Interesting facts about the deep-voiced English singer

English singer-songwriter Adele, known for her powerful and melodious voice, turns 33 today.

First teaser of Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' makes waves

26 Apr 2021

First teaser of Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' makes waves

Steven Spielberg fans were treated with the first trailer of his new movie West Side Story, starring Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler.

Oscar's Chadwick Boseman snub leaves his fans seething in anger

26 Apr 2021

Oscar's Chadwick Boseman snub leaves his fans seething in anger

The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony aired today from LA: Union Station and Dolby Theatre. Must say, it witnessed some interesting winners.

Oscars remembers Irrfan and Athaiya; 'My Octopus Teacher' bags award

26 Apr 2021

Oscars remembers Irrfan and Athaiya; 'My Octopus Teacher' bags award

My Octopus Teacher, which has Indian filmmaker Swati Thiyagarajan as associate producer and production manager, won the best documentary feature at the Oscars, which also honored actor Irrfan Khan and costume designer Bhanu Athaiya in its "In Memoriam" segment.

Oscars 2021: India's first-Oscar winner, Athaiya, Irrfan Khan, SSR remembered

26 Apr 2021

Oscars 2021: India's first-Oscar winner, Athaiya, Irrfan Khan, SSR remembered

The 93rd Academy Award was staged today and the film-like show paid tribute to many "legends we've lost," during the 'In Memorium' section.

Oscars: Chloe Zhao becomes second woman to win best director

26 Apr 2021

Oscars: Chloe Zhao becomes second woman to win best director

Filmmaker Chloe Zhao has scripted history at the 93rd Academy Awards.

Oscars 2021: Interesting facts about this year's ceremony

26 Apr 2021

Oscars 2021: Interesting facts about this year's ceremony

The 93rd Academy Award ceremony finally aired today, after facing months of delay.

Oscars-2021: 'Nomadland' adjudged Best Picture, Anthony Hopkins is Best Actor

26 Apr 2021

Oscars-2021: 'Nomadland' adjudged Best Picture, Anthony Hopkins is Best Actor

The most-awaited award ceremony is here!

All you need to know about Oscars 2021

26 Apr 2021

All you need to know about Oscars 2021

With the Oscars just around the corner, the buzz around it is at an all-time high.

Did you know: These actors have NEVER won an Oscar

25 Apr 2021

Did you know: These actors have NEVER won an Oscar

Despite getting nominated four times, Brad Pitt couldn't win an Academy Award until 2020.

This is where you can watch this year's Oscar-nominated movies

21 Mar 2021

This is where you can watch this year's Oscar-nominated movies

The 93rd Academy Award nominations were recently announced, and the Best Picture category has a total of eight nominees.

Only presenters, nominees, and guests to attend 'in-person' Oscars 2021

21 Mar 2021

Only presenters, nominees, and guests to attend 'in-person' Oscars 2021

The 93rd Academy Awards main event was supposed to be an in-person one, but changes to that announcement are coming out now.

93rd Oscar nominations announced! Check who all got nominated

15 Mar 2021

93rd Oscar nominations announced! Check who all got nominated

Star couple Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra announced the nominees for the 93rd Academy Awards today in a two-part livestream.

Star couple Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to announce Oscar nominations

11 Mar 2021

Star couple Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas to announce Oscar nominations

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed that the entertainment industry's power couple — Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas — will be announcing the nominations for this year's Oscars on March 15 at 5:19 am (pacific time).

This year's Oscar documentary race has two ex-US Presidents' connections

08 Mar 2021

This year's Oscar documentary race has two ex-US Presidents' connections

The Academy Awards aka Oscars are touted as Hollywood's and the world's most prestigious film awards.

Oscars to go ahead with multiple in-person ceremonies simultaneously

11 Feb 2021

Oscars to go ahead with multiple in-person ceremonies simultaneously

The 93rd Academy Awards is braving all odds of pandemic to retain its stature of the highest global recognition for films.

Oscars: Academy releases shortlisted titles for nine categories

10 Feb 2021

Oscars: Academy releases shortlisted titles for nine categories

Advancing toward the deadline of April 25 when the 93rd Academy Awards will be held, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed the shortlisted titles for nine categories.

'Jallikattu,' India's entry to Oscars, is out of the race

10 Feb 2021

'Jallikattu,' India's entry to Oscars, is out of the race

Malayalam movie Jallikattu, India's official entry for the Best International Feature Film at the Academy Awards 2021, has failed to make it to the list of the 15 features that will be competing for a spot in the final five.

Suriya-starrer 'Soorarai Pottru' enters the Oscar race

27 Jan 2021

Suriya-starrer 'Soorarai Pottru' enters the Oscar race

Actor Suriya-starrer Tamil movie Soorarai Pottru has joined the Oscar race for this year in the Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, and other categories.

AR Rahman launches new initiative 'Futureproof' to promote Indian talent

27 Jan 2021

AR Rahman launches new initiative 'Futureproof' to promote Indian talent

Music maestro AR Rahman has launched a new initiative - Futureproof - aimed at presenting the Indian talent to the world.

David Gordon Green in talks to direct 'The Exorcist' sequel

25 Dec 2020

David Gordon Green in talks to direct 'The Exorcist' sequel

Halloween director David Gordon Green is in talks with Blumhouse Productions and Morgan Creek Productions to make a sequel of the pioneering, classic horror film, The Exorcist.

Harrison Ford returning as Indiana Jones for fifth franchise film

13 Dec 2020

Harrison Ford returning as Indiana Jones for fifth franchise film

Indiana Jones is coming back and there is only one person able enough to portray the character.

Academy Awards to be an 'in-person' event? Officials say no

03 Dec 2020

Academy Awards to be an 'in-person' event? Officials say no

Academy Awards, the highest respect paid to films across the world, had to be different from what everyone else is doing or so we thought.

Our pick: Top four Netflix titles for Oscars 2021 race

29 Nov 2020

Our pick: Top four Netflix titles for Oscars 2021 race

COVID-19 might have shut the doors of theatres, but it meant extra eyeballs for streaming services.

Majid Majidi's 'Sun Children' is Iran's official Oscar 2021 entry

10 Nov 2020

Majid Majidi's 'Sun Children' is Iran's official Oscar 2021 entry

Veteran Iranian film director Majid Majidi is representing his country in the Oscar race through his recent film Sun Children.

'The Lion King' is getting a sequel: Details here

30 Sep 2020

'The Lion King' is getting a sequel: Details here

Looks like Mufasa will roar again with all his might as Disney is planning to make a sequel to The Lion King.

"Diverse global population" mandatory for 'Best Picture' nomination: Academy Awards

09 Sep 2020

"Diverse global population" mandatory for 'Best Picture' nomination: Academy Awards

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is taking the diversity angle seriously.

After Rahman, Resul Pookutty says Bollywood ignored him as well

27 Jul 2020

After Rahman, Resul Pookutty says Bollywood ignored him as well

Oscar award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty has opened up about how Bollywood sidelined him after he won the coveted accolade.

At 23.6 million, Oscars viewership drops to an all-time low

11 Feb 2020

At 23.6 million, Oscars viewership drops to an all-time low

It was a historic Sunday night in Los Angeles, with the Academy scripting many firsts in its 92-year-old history, including the maiden Best Picture win for a non-English movie (Parasite), and the first win in any category for a Maori person (Taika Waititi).

Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture, and a lot more!

10 Feb 2020

Oscars 2020: 'Parasite' wins Best Picture, and a lot more!

Parasite, the cinematic marvel of Bong Joon-ho, created history at Oscars 2020 by becoming the first-ever non-English movie to win the award for Best Picture in the 92-year span of the Academy Awards.

Zack Gottsagen becomes first Oscars presenter with Down syndrome

10 Feb 2020

Zack Gottsagen becomes first Oscars presenter with Down syndrome

The 92nd annual Academy Awards turned out to be historic.

Missing in action, Priyanka shares pictures of her Oscars looks

10 Feb 2020

Missing in action, Priyanka shares pictures of her Oscars looks

Even as Priyanka Chopra Jonas couldn't make it to the Oscars ceremony this year, the actress was totally excited about it, this Monday morning.

Oscars 2020: Joaquin Phoenix, Renée Zellweger named Best Actors

10 Feb 2020

Oscars 2020: Joaquin Phoenix, Renée Zellweger named Best Actors

The 92nd annual Academy Awards were presented at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, last night.

How much is the Oscar statuette worth? Not too much!

09 Feb 2020

How much is the Oscar statuette worth? Not too much!

The Oscars 2020 or the 92nd Academy Awards are set to be presented on Sunday night at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California (US).