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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).

When and how to watch the Oscars 2020 in India

09 Feb 2020

When and how to watch the Oscars 2020 in India

The Oscars 2020, officially the 92nd Academy Awards ceremony, is set to be held on Sunday, February 9, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles (California, US).

Five amazingly talented brother-sister duos currently working in Bollywood

18 Oct 2019

Five amazingly talented brother-sister duos currently working in Bollywood

Amid brawling over the tiniest of issues (such as the TV remote) and standing by each other's side in tough times, all brothers and sisters grow up.

'Gully Boy' India's official entry for Oscars 2020

21 Sep 2019

'Gully Boy' India's official entry for Oscars 2020

Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy has been declared India's official entry for the 92nd Academy Awards in the Best International Feature Film category.

Seven top sports movies even non-sports lovers will enjoy watching

19 Sep 2019

Seven top sports movies even non-sports lovers will enjoy watching

Sports genre films are entertaining and inspiring at the same time, and don't show much gore.

Top 6 romantic-comedy flicks you can watch on Amazon Prime

08 Sep 2019

Top 6 romantic-comedy flicks you can watch on Amazon Prime

Romantic comedies have a set theme: two people meet, struggle to establish their relationship, and then finally succeed.

Seven best comedy movies you can watch on Netflix now

26 Aug 2019

Seven best comedy movies you can watch on Netflix now

Who doesn't love comedy movies?

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

18 Aug 2019

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

Despite being an established actor in Hollywood, there was one jinx that haunted Leonardo DiCaprio for long: He couldn't win an Academy Award, in spite of getting nominated for a stunning six times.

These eight animated films can be watched on a loop

13 Aug 2019

These eight animated films can be watched on a loop

Who doesn't love animated films?

Six times Hollywood drew inspiration from other language films

09 Aug 2019

Six times Hollywood drew inspiration from other language films

Films are a piece of art.

8 famous Hollywood father-son duo who have appeared onscreen together

01 Aug 2019

8 famous Hollywood father-son duo who have appeared onscreen together

In Hollywood, there are stalwarts like Tom Cruise, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Leonardo DiCaprio, Oprah Winfrey, who have made it big on their own.

Zoya Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Anurag Kashyap invited for Oscars panel

03 Jul 2019

Zoya Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Anurag Kashyap invited for Oscars panel

In a step towards making a more inclusive team, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science has invited 842 new members this year from 59 countries across the globe.

Your guide to Oscars 2019, all details you should know

24 Feb 2019

Your guide to Oscars 2019, all details you should know

The Oscars is the biggest event of the awards season.

Academy bows to pressure, agrees to present all awards live

16 Feb 2019

Academy bows to pressure, agrees to present all awards live

The Oscars 2019, as we reported, had announced the controversial decision to present awards for four categories during commercial breaks.

Oscars: Academy drops four categories from live telecast, faces backlash

12 Feb 2019

Oscars: Academy drops four categories from live telecast, faces backlash

The Oscars, the highlight of the awards season, is nearing and the 91st Academy Awards is going to be unique in several aspects.

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.

#HeathLedger: Five unknown facts about the Joker on actor's death-anniversary

22 Jan 2019

#HeathLedger: Five unknown facts about the Joker on actor's death-anniversary

The Dark Knight was the second film in the acclaimed trilogy from Christopher Nolan.

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.

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.

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

25 Oct 2018

#MeToo: First-trailer of 'The Reckoning', film on Harvey Weinstein, out

In 2017, Hollywood saw the beginnings of a movement that would forever change how the industry dealt with women.

'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.

Adil Hussain's film declared Norway's official entry for the Oscars

05 Sep 2018

Adil Hussain's film declared Norway's official entry for the Oscars

Actor Adil Hussain has announced that his film 'What Will People Say' has been declared as the official entry of Norway for the 2019 Academy Awards.

Will Smith 'flew', Jolie 'seduced', courtesy this Oscar-winning Indian animator

10 Aug 2018

Will Smith 'flew', Jolie 'seduced', courtesy this Oscar-winning Indian animator

When the Academy Awards' list of winners for technical achievement was announced last year, India had a big reason to raise a toast.

SRK, Madhuri among 20 Indians invited to join Oscars-awarding body

26 Jun 2018

SRK, Madhuri among 20 Indians invited to join Oscars-awarding body

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.

At Cannes 2018, a special tribute to Bollywood legend Sridevi

12 May 2018

At Cannes 2018, a special tribute to Bollywood legend Sridevi

In what will be a red-letter day for the Hindi film industry, Sridevi will be honored at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.

Date set for 91st Oscars already!

24 Apr 2018

Date set for 91st Oscars already!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced the entire schedule for the 91st Oscars. The ceremony will air on February 24, 2019.

Pornstar Stormy Daniels '60 Minutes' interview fetches record views

27 Mar 2018

Pornstar Stormy Daniels '60 Minutes' interview fetches record views

The latest '60 Minutes' episode featuring adult film star Stormy Daniels has fetched the highest ratings for the programme in almost a decade.

Netflix films shouldn't be eligible for the Oscars: Steven Spielberg

25 Mar 2018

Netflix films shouldn't be eligible for the Oscars: Steven Spielberg

Movie maverick Steven Spielberg has opined that Netflix movies should not be considered for the Academy Awards.

Jimmy Kimmel's 'lowest rated President' jibe at Donald Trump

07 Mar 2018

Jimmy Kimmel's 'lowest rated President' jibe at Donald Trump

Jimmy Kimmel fired back at US President Donald Trump after the latter took pot-shots at the low ratings of the 90th Academy Awards.

Man absconds with Frances McDormand's Oscar; held

06 Mar 2018

Man absconds with Frances McDormand's Oscar; held

Frances McDormand could not relish her Oscars win for long, as a thief walked off with her trophy shortly after the ceremony was concluded.

Claire to take charge in 'House of Cards' final season

05 Mar 2018

Claire to take charge in 'House of Cards' final season

The teaser of the final season of 'House Of Cards' was unveiled by Netflix during the 90th Academy Awards.

Watch: Samsung's tribute to queer women in new Oscars ad

05 Mar 2018

Watch: Samsung's tribute to queer women in new Oscars ad

Have you watched Samsung Galaxy's new ad 'Make It Yours'?

Ali Fazal's 'Victoria & Abdul' loses Oscars to 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Ali Fazal's 'Victoria & Abdul' loses Oscars to 'Darkest Hour'

Period drama "Victoria & Abdul", starring Indian actor Ali Fazal alongside veteran British star Judi Dench, lost Makeup and Hairstyling and Costume Design Oscars to "Darkest Hour" and "Phantom Thread", respectively.

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

04 Mar 2018

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

It's that time of the year when the best movies from across the globe compete at the most prestigious film awards - The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars.

Here's what went behind Jacob Tremblay's look in 'Wonder'

23 Feb 2018

Here's what went behind Jacob Tremblay's look in 'Wonder'

Make-up artist Arjen Tuiten was handed over a difficult job of making nine-year-old Jacob Tremblay look like a boy who had a genetic disease that causes facial deformities in the movie 'Wonder.'