Merry Clayton, the veteran backup singer who was featured in the Oscar-winning documentary “20 Feet From Stardom,” is recovering after being seriously injured in an automobile accident.
Schell was again nominated for Oscars for “Man in the Glass Booth” (1975) as lead and for his supporting role as an anti-Nazi activist in 1977’s “Julia.”
Academy Award-winning actress Joan Fontaine, who found stardom playing naive wives in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Suspicion” and “Rebecca” and also was featured in films by Billy Wilder, Fritz Lang and Nicholas Ray, died Sunday. She was 96.
Nia Vardalos, Academy Award-nominated writer and star of My Big Fat Greek Wedding, stopped by KCAL9 News Tuesday to discuss her new parenting book, Instant Mom.
Co-Director of The Academy Award nominated documentary feature 5 BROKEN CAMERAS, Emad Burnat, visited the KCAL9 studios Saturday morning to talk about his film, which is the first-ever Palestinian movie to be nominated in this category.
The critics agree “Zero Dark Thirty” — a film depicting the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden — is gritty and moving.
Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions.
I covered Elton John’s Academy Awards Viewing Party, which is always so much fun. It’s not as tense as being at The Oscars, where there is a lot of pressure on nominees to not only […]