Articles about Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
22 May 2022Entertainment
Jeffrey Cooper, a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), was convicted on three counts of child molestation by a jury on Friday, reported LA Times.
14 Apr 2022Entertainment
Academy Award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. on Wednesday pleaded guilty to forcibly touching a woman at a nightclub in 2018.
02 Apr 2022Entertainment
Hollywood actor Will Smith has resigned from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), days after he slapped comedian Chris Rock on the stage of Oscars 2022.
29 Mar 2022Entertainment
Will Smith has issued an apology to comedian Chris Rock for slapping him on the stage at the 94th Academy Awards ceremony.
10 Sep 2021Entertainment
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.
28 May 2021Entertainment
It has only been a month since this year's Oscars, and the key dates for the 94th Academy Awards are already out.
25 Apr 2021Entertainment
Despite getting nominated four times, Brad Pitt couldn't win an Academy Award until 2020.
29 Mar 2021Entertainment
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has apparently issued a mandate that there will be no video-conferencing facilities like Zoom available for the 93rd Oscars ceremony.
21 Mar 2021Entertainment
The 93rd Academy Award nominations were recently announced, and the Best Picture category has a total of eight nominees.
11 Feb 2021Entertainment
The 93rd Academy Awards is braving all odds of pandemic to retain its stature of the highest global recognition for films.
10 Feb 2021Entertainment
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.
09 Sep 2020Entertainment
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is taking the diversity angle seriously.
29 Feb 2020Entertainment
Filmmaker Roman Polanski, who fled United States in 1978 while awaiting sentencing for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, won big at 45th Cesar Awards, the highest movie honor in France.
11 Feb 2020Entertainment
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).
13 Jan 2020Entertainment
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Monday announced the nominees for the 92nd Oscars awards.
17 Dec 2019Entertainment
Gully Boy, which was India's official entry to Oscars 2020 for the "Best International feature" category, is out of the race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.
20 Feb 2019Entertainment
The Oscars, the biggest award show of the season, has been riddled with controversy this year.
16 Feb 2019Entertainment
The Oscars 2019, as we reported, had announced the controversial decision to present awards for four categories during commercial breaks.
06 Feb 2019Entertainment
Oscars is the highlight of the awards season and everyone is eager to see who walks away with the prizes when it is held on Sunday, February 24.
19 Dec 2018Entertainment
As the year draws to a close, the award season begins.
05 Dec 2018Entertainment
Academy Awards 2019 will be aired on ABC on February 24, and this ceremony has found an emcee in US-based actor and comedian Kevin Hart.
26 Jun 2018Entertainment
In a continued push for diversity, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited a record number of 928 film personalities from 59 different countries to be its members.
28 Mar 2018Entertainment
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has issued a statement saying that president John Bailey has been cleared of sexual harassment charges.
17 Mar 2018Entertainment
In yet another shocker for Hollywood, the president of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, John Bailey, has been leveled with sexual harassment allegations, reported Hollywood trade publications.
11 Nov 2017Entertainment
Several big names in Hollywood, including producer Harvey Weinstein and Oscar-winner Kevin Spacey have been brought down by a flurry of sexual harassment allegations in recent times.
18 Oct 2017Entertainment
Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon has revealed that an unnamed film director assaulted her when she was 16.
15 Oct 2017Entertainment
At least 34 actresses have accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment in recent days.
27 Feb 2017Entertainment
'La La Land', with 14 nominations (the all-time highest, tying with "Titanic" and "All About Eve"), took home the awards for Best Actress (Emma Stone), Best Director (Damien Chazelle), Cinematography (Linus Sandgren), Original Score (Justin Hurwitz), and Original Song ("Audition - The Fools Who Dream").
16 Nov 2016Entertainment
Global action star Jackie Chan was awarded an honorary Oscar at the Governors Awards, for his 'extraordinary achievements' and contributions to the film industry.