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Academy Awards Diversity Tension Diffused By “Glory” Performance And Speeches On Social Issues?

Academy Awards Diversity Tension Diffused By “Glory” Performance And Speeches On Social Issues?

By Lacy Langley February 23, 2015

The Academy Awards, which aired Sunday night, were shroud in tension even before the stars began walking that red carpet. The lack of racial diversity that was glaringly apparent among this year’s nominees threatened to ruin the Academy Awards this …

Sean Penn Calls Charlize Theron ‘Love of His Life’

Sean Penn set the media straight about his relationship with Charlize Theron. During a recent interview with Le Parisien, the reporter made the mistake of asking Penn about his ‘girlfriend,’ Charlize Theron. “No, no, excuse me, Charlize is not my …

Patricia Arquette On Her Oscar Night Fashion

Patricia Arquette has had a long, successful career in Hollywood that includes parts in quite a few award-winning movies and shows, and she’s won several herself; but the award she’s up for on Sunday night is the big one, and …

Keira Knightley: Her Husband Is Drinking For Two

Keira Knightley is not having that much fun this awards season. Keira Knightley should be really enjoying this time as her movie, The Imitation Game, is up for several awards. Apart from several awards for the movie, Keira Knightley is …

‘Boyhood’ Star, Photographer Talk At Google ‘Boyhood’ Star, Photographer Talk At Google

With Richard Linklater’s Boyhood nominated for six Oscars, the film that has captivated so many since its premiere, will no doubt be one of the hottest topics in film over the coming weeks. If you haven’t seen it yet, what …

Jennifer Hudson to Perform at the Oscars

Jennifer Hudson will perform at this year’s Oscars. The Academy announced that the Dreamgirls star will be singing for the big event. “We’re creating several musical sequences for the Oscars and we couldn’t be happier that our friend, Jennifer Hudson, …

Jennifer Aniston Snubbed At Oscar Noms

Jennifer Aniston went all out, or let it all go, for her role as a drug-addicted chronic pain sufferer in Cake. But, it wasn’t enough for the aging star to grab one of those treasured statues this year. Jennifer Aniston …

Oscar Nominations: Netflix Scores One with ‘Virunga’ Oscar Nominations: Netflix Scores One with ‘Virunga’

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have just announced the Oscar nominations, and Netflix has grabbed itself one. Virunga, a film about endangered gorillas at Virunga National Park in the eastern Congo, has been nominated for Best Documentary …

Julianne Moore: Still Alice, Maps Earn Nominations

Julianne Moore received not one, but two nominations when the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their list of Golden Globe contenders this past week. She was nominated for Best Actress in a Drama for her role as a professor living …

Netflix Original 'Virunga' Getting Oscar Buzz Netflix Original 'Virunga' Getting Oscar Buzz

Last year, Netflix Original documentary The Square was getting a lot of Oscar buzz, and it ultimately got a nomination, though it didn’t win the award. It did acquire The Lady in Number 6, which won the documentary short category. …

Maureen O'Hara Receives Honorary Oscars

Maureen O’Hara and Harry Belafonte were awarded honorary Academy Awards Saturday night in front of a star-studded audience at the Governor’s Awards Ceremony. Joining the legendary Irish actress and the social activist in receiving an honorary Academy Award were filmmaker …

Neil Patrick Harris Stoked to Host the 2015 Oscars

Neil Patrick Harris is still buzzing about being asked to host the Oscars in 2015. The multi-talented star has hosted the Emmys four times and the Tonys twice. He is fresh off a Tony win himself for his role in …

Anne Hathaway Talks About "Hathahate"

Following her Oscar win in 2013, Anne Hathaway reportedly experienced a wave of negative reaction called “Hathahate” that caused her to retreat temporarily from the limelight. In her recent interview with Harper’s Bazaar, Hathaway talks about that period of her …

Jennifer Aniston’s ‘Cake’ Role Creates Oscar Buzz

Jennifer Aniston’s love life may be dominating the headlines, but her acting takes the forefront in her latests film Cake. Cake recently premiered to a standing ovation at the Toronto International Film Festival. In the film Aniston plays Claire Simmons, …

Jennifer Lawrence Lands Role in Biopic ‘Joy’

In a move which proves that Hollywood is absolutely obsessed with Jennifer Lawrence and that they believe anyone will watch anything as long as she is starring in it, director David Russell has signed The Hunger Games actress to star …

Kim Novak Speaks Out On Oscar Bullying

Kim Novak has finally decided to speak out on the extensive bullying and criticism she received during her appearance as a presenter at the Oscars. “It’s time to address the elephant in the room…the Oscars. I was very excited when …

Harold Ramis Remembered In Making Of GB3

Legendary film director and actor Harold Ramis helped bring the world the 1980′s classic Ghostbusters as well as the well-known Groundhog Day. Though the talented performer was recognized for his contributions during the 2014 Oscars, Ramis continues to inspire. The …