The organization that hosts the Academy Awards has sued over the recent auction of a 1942 Oscar awarded to the art director of “My Gal Sal” and is seeking to buy back the statuette for $10.
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.
The star honors the two-time Oscar winner and three-time Emmy winner for a nearly 50-year career that started out with her playing light-weight roles on sitcoms — literally.
Juanita Moore, a groundbreaking actress and an Academy Award nominee for her role as Lana Turner’s black friend in the classic weeper “Imitation of Life,” has died.
Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin and Angela Lansbury were moved to tears at the film academy’s fifth annual Governors Awards.
Here is a list of the Oscar nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards being handed out Sunday in Hollywood.
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.
The Oscar ceremony has much to prove Sunday, including whether a blockbuster-free field can draw a TV audience and if Billy Crystal’s host routine remains a crowd-pleaser.
And I don’t want to get too personal, but Ellen Burstyn lost to Julia Roberts, in Requiem for a Dream, and Erin Brockovich, respectively. Watching Brokovich was like watching …
Actress Jennifer Lawrence and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak announced the 2012 Academy Award nominees from Beverly Hills Tuesday morning.
Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions.
Legendary Hollywood producer Gilbert Cates has died at the age of 77. Cates’ body was found in a parking lot at UCLA. Authorities believe he died Monday, according to TMZ.
It’s unlikely you can go an entire day without hearing a Hal David song. And you have surely sung his songs in the car or in the shower.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is planning to change its voting system to allow members to make their picks electronically, rather than through mailed, paper ballots.