Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

The Oscars


Will Smith gets 10-year Oscars ban over Chris Rock slap

April 10, 2022 8:43 am

At the 94th Oscars, Will Smith slapped Chris Rock after the latter made a joke about his wife, actor Jada Pinkett Smith.

Will Smith owned the Williams sisters’ story on screen. Then he stole their moment.

March 29, 2022 9:48 am

An evening that should have affirmed William Sisters' against-great-odds rise to stardom instead became about Smith slapping comedian Chris Rock onstage.

Oscars 2020: Academy's refusal to show postpartum ad triggers debate

February 12, 2020 8:39 pm

Recently, Frida Mom, a label that specialises in products which have mothers "covered from first contraction to first postpartum bathroom trip," shared on their Instagram how an advertisement about the struggles a woman goes through post-delivery was rejected from screening by the Academy.

Neil Patrick Harris stars in Christmas-themed Oscar Promo

December 26, 2014 1:00 pm

Actor Neil Patrick Harris has been roped in to star in the Christmas-themed promo to promote the upcoming 87th Academy Awards.

A.R. Rahman in contention for Oscar again

December 13, 2014 5:12 pm

Double Oscar winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman is once again in the race for an Academy Award.

Jared Leto has not seen 'Dallas Buyers Club' yet

March 04, 2014 11:24 am

Jared won the best supporting actor at the 86th Academy Awards for his portrayal of Rayon, an HIV-positive transgender woman.

Lupita Nyong'o laughs off dating rumor

February 25, 2014 10:14 am

The actress denies rumours that she is dating Jared Leto.

John Ridley wrote '12 Years A Slave' for free

January 27, 2014 10:45 am

'12 Years a Slave' has secured nine Academy Award nomination including the best picture and best director.

Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult engaged

January 24, 2014 12:07 pm

Nicholas Hoult proposed to Jennifer Lawrence on the night before Christmas at her family home.

With SAG win, 'Hustle' has Oscar look of 'Argo'

January 22, 2014 4:47 pm

David O. Russell's 'American Hustle' took the Screen Actors Guild Awards' top honor for outstanding cast.


Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio: Top 10 celebs who have never won an Oscar

February 25, 2014 10:37 am

Here's a look at actors and actresses who have surprisingly never won an Oscar during their film career.