Film Academy Invites 683 New Members To JoinSix months after announcing intentions to double the number of female and minority members in its ranks by 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 683 new members to join the organization.
Dustin Hoffman Says Oscars Have "Always Been Racism"Dustin Hoffman feels there's a systemic racial problem in America that goes beyond the Oscars. "It's always been racism. It's kind of a reflection of what the country is," the actor explained.
Spotlight, DiCaprio, Larson Winners In 88th Annual Academy AwardsThe movie Spotlight takes best picture honors at the Academy Awards. Leonardo DiCaprio wins his first Oscar as best actor for his role in The Revenant.
Joe Biden: Live From LA, Introducing Lady Gaga At The OscarsLive from Los Angeles, introducing Lady Gaga at the Academy Awards, it's Vice President Joe Biden.
From GRAMMYs To Oscars, Sam Smith Is Reaching New HeightsThough Sam Smith has mingled with Hollywood's elite thanks to the success of "Writing's On The Wall" — the Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning James Bond theme song — he feels like the glitz is just a bonus.
Will Smith Joins Wife In Oscars BoycottWill Smith said that he will not attend the Academy Awards next month, joining his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, and others in protest against two straight years of all white acting nominees.
Growing Academy Boycott After #OscarsSoWhiteAmid calls for a boycott of this year's Academy Awards over its all-white acting nominees, the organization's president said that it was time for major changes to take place -- and soon.
Original Song Nominees At Oscars Is Battle Of The Pop StarsThe race for best original song at the Academy Awards is a full-blown battle of the 20-something pop stars, with Lady Gaga, Sam Smith and the Weeknd up for the honor this year.
Nominations For The 88th Academy Awards AnnouncedThe latest on the 88th annual Oscar nominations announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Vin Diesel Says Oscars Weighted Against Action FilmsVin Diesel said Friday that the latest "Fast & Furious" film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy — it's an action flick and it's a sequel.
This Week: Madonna Tumbles & Lupita's Dress Is MissingThis week, a Queen falls and a (not-so-classic) whodunit happens in Hollywood.
"Birdman" Tops Oscars Defined By AdvocacyThe 87th Academy Awards elegantly and subtly shifted the tone of the season from a fixation on snubs to a positive celebration of original filmmaking and advocacy.