The Oscars

John Legend Won’t Rule out Oscars Hosting Gig

  By Celebretainment John Legend hasn’t ruled out hosting the Oscars. The ‘All Of Me’ hitmaker thinks the role as host of the awards ceremony – which will take place in the United States in February 2019 – is a “thankless job” but he hasn’t completely ruled out taking on the hosting duties if he […]

The Oscars: Most Memorable Moments, Juicy Tidbits, Plus Insider Tips From Host Jimmy Kimmel

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook As the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gears up for the 90th annual presentation of the Oscars on Sunday, March 4, on ABC, Parade polls readers on the awards show’s most memorable moments, and host Jimmy Kimmel provides a sneak peek into […]

90th Oscars Performers Announced

    Performers have been announced for the 90th annual Academy Awards. Mary J. Blige, Sufjan Stevens, and Common and Andra Day are among the big names performing this year’s nominees for Best Original Song. Blige will perform “Mighty River” from the film Mudbound, for which she is also nominated as Best Supporting Actress. Stevens will […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: The Oscars, Todd Rundgren, R.I.P. Bill Paxton, The Big Payback and More

  G.H. Harding  BONNIE & CLYDE — In a cycle of fake news and worldwide divisiveness, what happened at last night’s Oscars end, specifically involving Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty, doesn’t seem all that surprising. Warren Beatty, paired with Faye Dunway in a true Bonnie & Clyde-moment, read the wrong winner for Best Picture. He said La La Land … as the entire […]

Oscars Accountants Apologize For Mix-up

  The company which compiles the Oscar results have “sincerely apologized” for the mix-up which led to ‘La La Land’ incorrectly being announced as winning Best Picture at Sunday’s (02.26.17) ceremony. Accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) tabulates the results of the voting process and are in charge of handing the envelopes to presenters, and so have […]

Red Carpets to Final Curtain: 2017 Oscars in Photos

Displayed with permission from Newsweek The red carpet has been rolled out for Hollywood’s A-list on the annual celebration of cinematic excellence: the Academy Awards. The 89th annual awards show, broadcasting on ABC from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, will get underway at 8:30 p.m. ET with host Jimmy Kimmel. The main storyline of […]

Oscar® Winners Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Mark Rylance and Alicia Vikander Return to the Oscars Stage

  Last year’s lead and supporting actor Oscar winners will return to the stage for the 89th Oscars later this month. Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant) and Brie Larson (Room) who received lead actor and actress honors, respectively, and supporting actor winners Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies) and Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl) will present the gold statuettes to their […]

The Glorious Corner: Paul Simon, Hip-Hop’s Golden Era, Neil Young, Sir Elton John &More!

by G.H. Harding  SIMON’S STRANGER — There is no better writer on the music scene than Paul Simon. From his work with Art Garfunkel, to his ground-breaking solo album Graceland (1987); his work is just exemplary in every way. The soundtrack to a generation for sure. His last album, in 2010, was the widely acclaimed So Beautiful Or So […]

Lady Gaga Cried During Julie Andrews Performance

Lady Gaga “started crying” when Julie Andrews performed with her at the Oscar Awards on Sunday night (22.02.15).   The 28-year-old star took to the stage at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles to sing ‘Climb Every Mountain’ and was reduced to tears when the legendary actress emerged from behind the curtains.    Speaking to […]

Jack Black to Perform at the Oscars

  The versatile actor, singer and comedian Jack Black will make a special appearance at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. “Jack Black is a complete original comic voice and we’re beyond thrilled […]

Jennifer Lawrence to Present at the Oscars

Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence will return to present at this year’s Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. Lawrence took home the Oscar for her lead performance in “Silver Linings Playbook.” She is nominated this year for […]

Oscars to Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz”

The Oscars will honor the 75th anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz,” a best picture nominee in 1939, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. “We are delighted to celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved movies of all time at this year’s Oscars,” said Zadan and Meron. “The Wizard of […]

The Grammy Awards and a Taste of the Red Carpet

January 26, 2014 Debra Yeo Displayed with permission from Toronto Star Dressed for Excess: It’s not as glamorous as the Oscars, but the 90-minute special Entertainment City: Live at the Grammys puts the focus on the Grammys red carpet. Will Madonna bring her latest boy-toy? Will Miley Cyrus show and if so how scantily clad? And what about […]

Kelly Osbourne Suffers Seizure

Reality TV star Kelly Osbourne has been hospitalised after suffering a seizure on the set of her E! Tv show Fashion Police in Los Angeles, according to U.S. report It is suggested that Osbourne fell to the ground and began shaking after complaining of feeling ill. An ambulance was called for the 28 year old, […]

Twilight Saga Lands Seven Razzie Awards

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 dominated the 2013 Golden Raspberry Awards, which names and shames the year’s worst films. The final installment in the vampire franchise was voted Worst Picture at the 11th annual Razzie Awards on the eve of the Oscars, beating Battleship, The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure, That’s […]