Academy Awards

Oscar Films 2015 - Psychological Perspectives

Dr Mark Silvert | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Dr Mark Silvert

As a Doctor who specialises in the analysis and the motivations of people - outside of work my favourite thing to do is to go to the cinema with my cousin (himself an award winning film maker) and then pouring over every detail of characters, story and plot lines.

Rita Dazzles At Vanity Fair's Oscars Bash In Uber-Revealing Dress

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Rita Ora ensured all eyes were on her at the Vanity Fair Oscars after party when she rocked up in an uber-revealing dress. MORE OSCARS: The Academ...

No Red Carpet Will Ever Be Safe Again...

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Comedy

John Travolta's creepy red carpet moment with Scarlett Johansson will go down in Oscars history, but for all the wrong reasons. The 'Saturday Night...

The Oscars In Funny GIFs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Miss the 87th Academy Awards ceremony? Not got half a day spare to watch it now? Fear not. From Neil Patrick Harris's 'Birdman'-inspired entrance to M...

The Fame Factory: Inside an Actors' Agency

Julia Wagner | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Julia Wagner

Although I never came across the phrase "A-list" while at the agency, I began to think of the client list in terms of a "postal list". That is, ranking clients according to the postal mode used to deliver their scripts.

How John Travolta's Oscars Night Got Even Stranger...

The Huffington Post UK\ | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

John Travolta had a strange old night at the 2015 Oscars. First of all, he was spotted cosying up to Scarlett Johansson on the red carpet, cuddlin...

Did You Hear Eddie Redmayne's Little Squeal?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne took it all the way to the end of Awards Season, concluding his spectacular run with the Oscar for Best Lead Actor for his extraordinar...

Rosamund Demonstrates How Red CAN Work On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

In the style stakes, Rosamund Pike has had an amazing awards season, and she topped it off with a stunning gown at the Oscars on Sunday night. MOR...

And The Oscar For 'Most Awkward Kiss' Goes To...

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

You know that awkward moment when you’ve had your hair all done for the Oscars, and you’re looking your best and posing for photographers… and t...

Pregnant Keira Knightley Is Stunning At The Oscars

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Keira Knightley hit the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday night, arriving at LA's Dolby Theatre. MORE OSCARS: The Academy Awards: All The Winner...

Gaga Brings 'Washing-Up Chic' To The Oscars Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

You know how it is, you’re right in the middle of doing the housework, when suddenly you realise that you’re running late to an awards ceremony - ...

All This Year's Oscar Winners As They're Announced - LIVE!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne, Benedict Cumberbatch, Felicity Jones and Rosamund Pike are leading the flag-flying honours for the Brits at tonight's Oscars, with the...

Oh, That's Just The Sound Of A Thousand Hearts Breaking

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch and his new wife Sophie Hunter have made their first public appearance since getting hitched, and where better to do it than at t...

Can We Please Talk About Lupita's Show-Stopping Oscars Dress?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Lupita Nyong’o was one of the only stars to take a chance on the Oscars red carpet, wowing film fans in a stunning gown, made from 6000 pearls. Six....

Who Did Dakota Take As Her Date To The Oscars?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

She’s the star of one of this year’s biggest films, so Dakota Johnson could have had her pick of dates for this year’s Oscars, but she chose to ...

Don't Blame the Oscars for Its Lack of Diversity, Blame Yourselves

Iman Qureshi | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Iman Qureshi

It's an industry where diversity means Denzel Washington. It's not news that a disproportionate number of directors are male, resulting in an inevitable plethora of egotistical, navel-gazing, cock-yanking films like Birdman, Boyhood and Whiplash, that feature women as little more than glorified set design.

Here's Where You Can Watch The Oscars In The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

On Sunday evening (22 February) the Oscars are taking place, and if you’re anything like us, you’ll be having couple of extra coffees and staying ...

Life on the Red Carpet for a Reporter Covering the Oscars

Colin Paterson | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Colin Paterson

They are simply the only award show that really matters. It is the first date A-listers put in their diary, the one awards where everyone turns up. Jack Nicholson will wear sunglasses and sit in the front row just to be the butt of the jokes.

The Best Actors Never To Win A Best Actor Oscar (Despite Many Nominations)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Winning an Oscar is the absolute pinnacle of achievement for any actor - recognition for your life's work from the most prestigious body of judges in ...

Who Were The Best And Worst Dressed At The Oscars?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Another glittering awards season is now almost over, with the biggest names in the film industry throwing on their most stylish outfits and strutting ...

This Proves Oscar-winning Films Aren't Always A Commercial Success

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

When it comes to the Oscars, massive commercial success does not necessarily equate to glory in the Best Picture category at the Academy Awards. In...

All The Pics From This Year's Oscars Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

No disrespect to the Golden Globes, Screen Actors Guild Awards or even our home-grown BAFTAs, but the Oscars is the bash we’ve all been waiting for ...

31 Stunning Vintage Photos From Oscars Past

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

If you thought the Oscars have always been an uber-glamorous event then, well, you’d be absolutely right. Ever since the very first ceremony, wa...

Bomb Squad Called To Site Near Oscars Venue In LA

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

A bomb scare near the venue where the Oscars will be held on Sunday evening has proved to be a false alarm, according to local police. MORE OSCARS:...

13 Things You Didn't Know About The Oscars

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

On Sunday (28 February) evening, the stars of the big screen will walk the most important red carpet of them all - yes, it’s time for the Oscars. ...