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Ellen On Oscar

On last night's episode of Ellen, our upcoming Oscar host decided to run through a list of pros and cons about the job. Of...

Angelina Jolie & Angela Lansbury to Receive Gonernors Awards

Via AMPAS: The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present Honorary Awards to Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and...

Ben Affleck is Batman

In the past hour it has been announced that Oscar winner Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting, Argo) will succeed Christian Bale as the new Batman,...

American Hustle Leads Early Predictions

Over at Gold Derby, predictions are already rolling in for next year's Oscars, and David O. Russell's American Hustle now appears to be the early...

14 Scientific & Technical Achievements in Consideration

As you all know, the Academy Awards on March 2nd is not the only big shindig on the Academy's calendar. On February 15th, bang...

Meryl Streep Targets Supporting Actress

In an exclusive from Gold Derby, it seems Meryl Streep will be campaigned for Supporting Actress next year for her role in August: Osage County,...

Box Office News: World War Z Brings Brad Big Bucks.

After breaking the $500 million mark at the box office, World War Z has become Brad Pitt's most successful film to date. Surpassing the $497...

Willis Out…Harrison Ford In! Stallone Tweets Expendables Casting News

In what has now become common place for Expendables news, a series of tweets from Sylvester Stallone has announced the latest casting changes to...

Ellen DeGeneres to Host 86th Oscars

I know, I know this is old news now, and I'll give a much more detailed piece about it soon. If you haven't heard,...

Academy Creates 17th Branch

Blimey, AMPAS are going branch crazy this year. Since the previous Oscars in February the Costume Designers branch was established, and earlier today it...

Academy Elects New President

Press release via AMPAS: Another year, another election over at AMPAS, and theatrical marketing guru Cheryl Boone Isaacs will succeed Howard Koch after just one...

Academy Museum Gets $15m Boost

Just now the Academy announced three $5 million donations towards its ambitious plans for the Academu Museum of Motion Pictures, to open in 2017....

Academy Names 2013-2014 Board of Governors

Their statement is below, but in a nutshell there are now 16 branches of the Academy (Costume Designers was added this year), and they...

"The Butler" Title Feud – Why Warner Brothers is Battling TWC for a Name

Great post from Oscarology exploring the pettiness and politics behind not just awards season, but Hollywood at large... On Monday, Deadline reported that Warner Brothers (WB) was...

Academy Invites 276 New Members

Lena Dunham, Prince, and Todd Phillips are among the 276 prospective new Academy members, as invites for the 2013 inauguration are sent. Every year...

Academy Announce 86th Oscars Timeline

The Academy recently announced the timeline for the 86th Oscars, to be held Sunday March 2nd 2014. This gives you a rough idea of...

Weinstein Company Switch 'Grace' and 'Osage County' Release Dates

The Weinstein Company have recently altered the release dates of two of their biggest films. August: Osage County, which is widely touted as one of...

Schwarzenegger Confirms His Return As Terminator

Movie fans rejoice! Arnold Schwarzenegger has confirmed he will reprise his role as the Terminator when Paramount starts shooting 'Terminator 5' in January 2014. After...

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