Oscars 2013

Elba Tipped For Oscar Success As Mandela

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Idris Elba has been named favourite for the Best Actor award at next year's Oscars for his turn as Nelson Mandela in the upcoming film 'Mandela: Long ...

'Thelma & Louise' Star Wades Into Oscars Row

PA | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Academy Award winner Geena Davis has waded into the controversy over this year's Oscar ceremony by saying host Seth MacFarlane's routine was disrespec...

On History, Homer and Ben Affleck

Peter Frankopan | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Peter Frankopan

We should, I think, cut Hollywood some slack. It is easy to forget that history is all about dramatic license. Who wants to read a boring account of the past? Which historian does not want to spice things up? And even as far as flaws, errors and distortions go - well, bring them on.

BEAT THE WEEK: Oscars, Outrage And Eastleigh

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

There's been glamour and red carpet victories this week, with the teary-eyed triumph of the Oscar awards, as we saw Adele in her first live performanc...

WATCH: 'We Saw Your Junk' Seth MacFarlane Parody

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Seth MacFarlane’s Oscars opening number ‘We Saw Your Boobs’ - which poked fun at Hollywood actresses showing us the breasts in shallow, hilariou...

And The Award For Best Dressed At The Oscars Goes To...

Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Never mind who won an award for their acting chops at this year's Oscars (yes, yes, well done everyone), what we really want to know is who you lot th...

Oscars 2013: Caught On Camera Special (PICS)

Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

All that posing and posturing on the Oscars red carpet must be an exhausting business so it's not really surprising that the assembled stars let their...

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: Real-Life Memories Ben Affleck's Oscar-Winning 'Argo'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

While the dust still settles on its gold statuette for Best Picture at this year's Oscars, 'Argo' is making its way to more viewers. Argo - star...

Jennifer Goes Back To Black

Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence decided to celebrate her Oscars win with a new hair colour on Monday. The Academy Award-winning actress has ditched her blonde l...

WATCH: When Jen Met Jack

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Here is the moment Jennifer Lawrence got even more amazing (if that's actually possible) when she was left totally star struck after Jack Nicholson in...

Seth MacFarlane's Best (And Worst) Oscar Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Seth MacFarlane is being hailed by many as "the worst Oscar host ever". And a large part of this is due to the one-liners he delivered on the night. ...

OSCARS 2013: 'The Vampire Diaries' Stars Party At Elton's Bash

PA | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Nina Dobrev has revealed that Sir Elton John's Oscar bash was "epic" - joking that she'd leave the details "to the imagination". 'The Vampire Diari...

LOOK: Funniest Oscars Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Comedy

The Academy Awards are always a time for Hollywood A-listers to look gorgeous and poised... But that doesn't stop them looking rather daft sometimes,...

How To Hold An Oscar

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Winning an Oscar is the pivotal moment in the career of an entertainer. That innocuous-looking statuette signals the start of fatter salaries, jui...

OSCARS 2013: Heidi Takes The Plunge

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars red carpet was a rather classy and, if we're being brutally honest, slightly dull affair dress wise this year. So it was a good job Hei...

PICTURES: Who Put On Their Dancing Shoes At The Oscars?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Some of Hollywood's biggest stars put on their dancing shows and took to the Oscars stage on Sunday night, including the cast of 'Les Miserables' who ...

More Lasting Than Bronze

Caragh Little | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Caragh Little

So it's Oscar time again. I used to love the Oscars. I used to look forward to seeing the stars' red carpet appearances, examining the details of the...

Hidden Psychology of the Academy Awards Reveals a Bias Against Actresses

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dr Raj Persaud

Great acting by women has little bearing on the overall assessment of a film, while great acting by men is much more closely linked to appreciation of a great movie.

Kim's Bump Has A Very Showbiz Outing

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Kim Kardashian's baby bump had one very showbiz outing last night. Mum-to-be KK was one of the guests at Elton John's Oscars viewing party, joinin...

Britney's New Barnet

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Britney Spears is nearly as famed for her blonde locks as she is for her schoolgirl outfit in the 'Baby One More Time' video. But it was all chan...

'Worst Oscar Host Ever': Reviewers, Twitter Blast Seth MacFarlane

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Comedy

The Oscars hosting gig is, as The Hollywood Reporter notes, one of the toughest in showbusiness. But while that publication praised Seth MacFarlane's ...

WATCH: Adele's First Live Performance In Over A Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Adele stunned Hollywood with a glittering performance of her James Bond theme 'Skyfall' at the 85th Academy Awards on Sunday night. The British sin...

Oscars 2013: The After Parties (PICS)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

They've walked down the red carpet, sat through a bum-numbing ceremony, celebrated (and commiserated) their awards, and after host Seth MacFarlane clo...

Daniel Day-Lewis Makes Oscars History By Scooping Third Trophy At 2013 Academy Awards (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Daniel Day-Lewis has rewritten Oscars history by becoming the first man to win the Best Actor trophy three times. The British-born actor received ...

OSCARS 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Trips Up For Best Actress, Daniel Day-Lewis Is A Hoot

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence was in such a rush to collect her Best Actress Oscar, she ended up sprawled across the steps on the way up to the stage. When sh...