The Academy Awards

#OscarsSoMale - It's Time For An Academy Awards Makeover

Jay McCarthy | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jay McCarthy

As a representative of the movie industry's highest and most prestigious accolade, Oscar should be sent back to wardrobe and given a complete Hollywood makeover.

Moonlight Oscar Chaos Amidst Record TV Advert Revenue

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Dan Ehrlich

What was scripted to be a Hollywood ending at the 89th annual Academy Awards turned into chaotic scene from an old slapstick comedy as the wrong film ...

Why La La Land Is A Film That Hollywood Golden Age Actresses Would Be Proud Of

Katie Gatens | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Katie Gatens

By rewriting the Hollywood musical, Chazelle has given us an alternative ending - one that does justice to the female character, and feels a lot less like 'La La Land' and a lot more like real life. Not sewn into a leather catsuit. Not half-naked. Not airbrushed. It's a 2016 musical that 1950s leading ladies would be proud of.

The Oscars Comes to Town - View From a Brit in Hollywood

Caroline Feraday | Posted 25.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Feraday

Winning an Oscar does bring that box-office boost and for the winners it means that Important People will take your call. Box-office hits are rarely nominees, and much less often winners. Frankly, Hollywood seems to be making Marvel movies but awarding great stories which don't get bums on seats in the same way.

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.

WATCH: J-Law Does It Again (Falls Over, That Is)

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Poor old Jennifer Lawrence doesn't have much luck with red carpet gowns and award ceremonies and true to form the actress ended up on the floor AGAIN ...

'I Should Like to Thank the Academy...' - The Psychology of Acceptance Speeches at the Oscars

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dr Raj Persaud

A hidden pressure of Oscar night is the psychological tightrope narcissists tread on the red carpet. Convention requires they give an acceptance speech which thanks others and indicates humility - acknowledging the contribution of colleagues to their own success. But deep down do narcissists really believe this?

Oscars 2014: Best And Worst Dressed

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Never mind those shiny gold little men, what we REALLY want to know is who won the award for best - and worst - dressed celeb at this year's Oscars? ...

PICS: Oscars 2014 Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The stars were out in force for the 2014 Oscars, which saw the biggest names in showbiz rub shoulders with each other for the glitziest night in the e...

Oscars 2014: LIVE All The Winners As They're Announced...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Oscars have been allotted. The ink is dry inside the golden envelopes. And they're being opened tonight - one by one! ALL THE WINNERS AS THEY'R...

Why the Oscars Should Let Go of the Los Angeles Apron Strings

Sarah M. Jones | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sarah M. Jones

Given we are in an age where traditional media, entertainment and communications are all being bulldozed by a digital, non-location specific cloud approach, standing there with arms crossed refusing to let this international celebration of film spread its glory globally, looking much like an incorrigibly stubborn little Oscars statue, is surely quite backwards.

Oscars 2013: Best And Worst Dressed - YOU DECIDE (PICS)

Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Never mind those shiny gold statues, what we REALLY want to know is who do you think should win the award for best dressed celeb at this year's Oscars...

Oscars 2013: Red Carpet (PICS)

Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's the biggest night in the showbiz calendar and the 85th Academy Awards are already shaping up to be the best yet as the cream of the big screen be...

Get A Leg Of This! Angelina Jolie's Shapely Limb Steals Oscars Limelight... And Even Gets Its Own Twitter Account

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Its owner may have gone home from the Academy Awards empty-handed, but Angelina Jolie's right leg is now the talk of tinseltown. The shapely limb,...

Worst Dressed Oscars Red Carpet Stars Ever

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

The Oscars are the biggest night of the showbiz year, and when you're so famous, the pressure is on to dazzle on the red carpet as the world and his w...

Are the Oscars Becoming Irrelevant?

Ross Jones-Morris | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ross Jones-Morris

More often than not the Oscars get it vaguely right and if they don't it's not usually that bad. That an artfully-inclined arthouse flick about a king with a speech impediment made $400 million worldwide is testament to the power of Oscar buzz.

Oscar Nominations 2012

MyDaily | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Style

Today the Academy officially releases the Oscar nominations for 2012, letting us know exactly who's up for a little gold man at the 84th Academy Award...

Accio Oscars! Why 'Harry Potter' Needs to Sweep the 2012 Academy Awards

Selina Wilken | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Selina Wilken

Here's why Harry Potter needs to pull a Lord of the Rings and sweep the Oscars in 2012.