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The Oscar Awards are 24 awards that are given by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for artistic and technical merit in American Film Industry. It is given to recognize the cinematic excellence and achievements. The winners are awarded a copy of golden statuette which was created by George Stanley. The awards were held in 1929 for the first time.

National Selfie Day: Selfies that went viral, for significant reasons

22 Jun 2021

National Selfie Day: Selfies that went viral, for significant reasons

Selfies have become an integral part of our lives these days, with even smartphone manufacturers bringing up changes to make the front camera a better one in every new device.

Amazon Prime buys exclusive rights to Oscar-winning film 'Another Round'

14 May 2021

Amazon Prime buys exclusive rights to Oscar-winning film 'Another Round'

Academy Award-winning Danish comedy-drama Another Round, starring Hollywood star Mads Mikkelsen, will be released on Amazon Prime Video on May 20, the streaming platform announced on Thursday.

Leonardo DiCaprio to lead Oscar-winning 'Another Round' English language remake?

27 Apr 2021

Leonardo DiCaprio to lead Oscar-winning 'Another Round' English language remake?

Barely a day after becoming the Best International Feature at Oscars 2021, Danish film Another Round is reportedly getting an English remake.

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.

Oscar 2021: Yuh-Jung Youn wins best supporting actress for 'Minari'

26 Apr 2021

Oscar 2021: Yuh-Jung Youn wins best supporting actress for 'Minari'

Veteran South Korean star Yuh-Jung Youn became the first South Korean actor to win the best-supporting actress Oscar for Minari at the 93rd Academy Awards in Los Angeles.

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.

Irrfan Khan's name misspelled as 'Irrif Kahn' at PGA Awards

28 Mar 2021

Irrfan Khan's name misspelled as 'Irrif Kahn' at PGA Awards

The 32nd Producers Guild of America (PGA) Awards were presented recently and late actor Irrfan Khan was honored during the "In Memoriam" segment.

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.

Journalist questions PeeCee's qualification for announcing Oscar nominations, she replies

17 Mar 2021

Journalist questions PeeCee's qualification for announcing Oscar nominations, she replies

Priyanka Chopra has hit back at an Australian journalist who questioned the actress' credibility in the entertainment industry.

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.

'Natkhat' in Oscars race: Vidya Balan shares snippet from movie

05 Feb 2021

'Natkhat' in Oscars race: Vidya Balan shares snippet from movie

Bollywood actor Vidya Balan's short film Natkhat has entered the race for Oscars 2021 in the Best Short Film category.

Chaitanya Tamhane's 'The Disciple' set to premiere on Netflix

28 Jan 2021

Chaitanya Tamhane's 'The Disciple' set to premiere on Netflix

Marathi-language musical drama, The Disciple, which has been directed by Chaitanya Tamhane, will soon be made available for streaming on Netflix.

Firebrand actor Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B DeMille Award

27 Jan 2021

Firebrand actor Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B DeMille Award

Jane Fonda will be presented with the Cecil B DeMille Award, a special accolade of respect handed over to distinguished Hollywood actors, at this year's Golden Globes.

'Juno' actor Elliot Page to divorce wife Emma Portner

27 Jan 2021

'Juno' actor Elliot Page to divorce wife Emma Portner

Juno actor Elliot Page has announced he and his wife Emma Portner have decided to end their three-year-old marriage.

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.

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.

Hollywood's Glenn Close becomes most-nominated actor not winning any Oscar

26 Feb 2019

Hollywood's Glenn Close becomes most-nominated actor not winning any Oscar

In the recent Oscar ceremony, Hollywood actress Glenn Close lost the Best Actress award to Olivia Colman for the latter's role in The Favourite, making the former the most-nominated living actor who never won an Oscar.

Rahman's double-Oscar win completes ten years, musician shares interesting anecdotes

05 Feb 2019

Rahman's double-Oscar win completes ten years, musician shares interesting anecdotes

AR Rahman created history in 2009 by becoming the first ever Indian to win two Academy Awards in a single night but the music composer says on the eve of the ceremony, he was "starving" to look in shape.

Angelina Jolie stars in thriller, 'Those Who Wish Me Dead'

29 Jan 2019

Angelina Jolie stars in thriller, 'Those Who Wish Me Dead'

Angelina Jolie is one of the most reputed names in Hollywood with several acclaimed films like Mr. & Mrs. Smith and Changeling to her name.

Christopher Nolan reveals release date of his next movie

27 Jan 2019

Christopher Nolan reveals release date of his next movie

Christopher Nolan's name needs no introduction in Hollywood.

Kevin Hart confirms he will not host Oscars 2019

10 Jan 2019

Kevin Hart confirms he will not host Oscars 2019

Kevin Hart has put all speculations to bed regarding him hosting the 2019 Oscars.

Oscars ready to take back Kevin Hart as host?

05 Jan 2019

Oscars ready to take back Kevin Hart as host?

Kevin Hart was supposed to host this year's Oscars as we had reported.

Amblin Television working on 'Rashomon' television series

20 Dec 2018

Amblin Television working on 'Rashomon' television series

Currently, entertainment industry is seeing a shift from films to TV.

Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

19 Dec 2018

Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

As the year draws to a close, the award season begins.

After old-homophobic tweets surface, Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars-host

07 Dec 2018

After old-homophobic tweets surface, Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars-host

Comedian Kevin Hart will not host Oscars 2019, he confirmed on Twitter. The decision came after old homophobic tweets of him surfaced.

Kevin Hart, of 'Ride Along' fame, to host Oscars 2019

05 Dec 2018

Kevin Hart, of 'Ride Along' fame, to host Oscars 2019

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.

RIP Bernardo Bertolucci : Oscar-winning Italian director dies

26 Nov 2018

RIP Bernardo Bertolucci : Oscar-winning Italian director dies

Bernardo Bertolucci, one of the finest Italian filmmakers to grace the world of cinema, died on Monday at the age of 77.

Robert De Niro to split up with wife, Grace Hightower

22 Nov 2018

Robert De Niro to split up with wife, Grace Hightower

Robert De Niro, the veteran Hollywood actor, has several acclaimed films to his name like Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, and Goodfellas.

Oscar Buzz: Could 'Black Panther' win Best Picture?

16 Nov 2018

Oscar Buzz: Could 'Black Panther' win Best Picture?

'Black Panther' was Marvel's most significant movie in 2018, despite 'Avengers: Infinity War' drawing more crowd.

Ennio Morricone denies badmouthing acclaimed director, Quentin Tarantino

12 Nov 2018

Ennio Morricone denies badmouthing acclaimed director, Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino is among Hollywood's most acclaimed directors with films like 'Pulp Fiction', 'Reservoir Dogs'.

Disney trying to nominate 'Avengers: Infinity War' for 11 Oscars

12 Nov 2018

Disney trying to nominate 'Avengers: Infinity War' for 11 Oscars

'Avengers: Infinity War' has been the biggest Marvel movie yet and is the fourth highest grossing film of all time, having made more than $2 billion globally.

'Village Rockstars', an Assamese film, is India's Oscar entry

22 Sep 2018

'Village Rockstars', an Assamese film, is India's Oscar entry

In the rat race to Oscars 2019, 'Village Rockstars', an Assamese film has become India's official entry in 'Best Foreign Language film' category.

Oscars 2019: 'Raazi', 'Padmaavat' to be India's official entries?

22 Sep 2018

Oscars 2019: 'Raazi', 'Padmaavat' to be India's official entries?

As we get closer to Oscars 2019, the Indian Film Industry looks firmly determined to bag the golden trophy in 'Best Foreign Language' Category this time.

Viola Davis regrets doing the movie which earned her Oscar-nomination

13 Sep 2018

Viola Davis regrets doing the movie which earned her Oscar-nomination

Viola Davis, who won an Oscar for 'Fences', recently said that she regretted acting in 'The Help'.