To this day, Halle Berry is the only African American actress to win the Best Actress trophy at the Academy Awards for her role in Marc Forster's Monster's Ball. This is a fact that doesn't sit well with the actress who's taken risks, both good and bad, with her post-Oscar career. Show More Summary
Here’s Prince William visiting the NHK Public Broadcasting Studios in Tokyo, Japan. Check out the stories from the week! We were all dazzled by the 2015 Academy Awards red carpet, especially Jennifer Aniston’s and Lupita Nyongo’s beaded gowns. Ben Affleck and Kirk Cameron won big at the 2015 Razzie Awards. Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps got […]
One of the top designers in the world and the leader in electric car technology were spotted engrossed in private conversation this past Sunday at an exclusive Academy Awards afterparty, amidst a flurry of rumors surrounding Apple's rumored plans to build its own electric, autonomous car.
The gown worn by last year's Academy Award winner for best supporting actress appears to have been recovered after a tipster's call to TMZ.
Last weekend during John Travolta's recent appearance at the 87th Academy Awards he not only got up close and personal with Idina Menzel aka Adela Dazeem, but he also took it upon himself to get fresh with Scarlett Johansson. What did...Show More Summary
The pearl dress, valued at $150,000, worn by actress Lupita Nyong’o at this year’s Academy Awards, may be recovered after police reported that the dress turned up in the bathroom of the same West Hollywood hotel where it was stolen earlier this week. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports.
Following the 87th Academy Awards, where Birdman (the movie not the rapper) took home the bulk of awards, Kanye West’s Yeezy season continued this week with a second release of the 750 Boost and the unveiling of a new song “All Day.”… The post 10 Highsnobiety Stories You May Have Missed This Week appeared first on Highsnobiety.
At the Academy Awards last Sunday, J.K. Simmons took home the Best Supporting Actor award for his role in Whiplash, making him the first M&M to win an Oscar. Simmons has provided the voice for the bumbling Yellow M&M character for nearly 20 years—but he’s not the only celebrity to speak for the candy. Show More Summary
Every year I try to catch the Academy Awards, of course with interest in the nominees, but also how the Oscar winners give their award acceptance speeches. You’d think that actors would be decent public speakers – and many are – but not so much in one particular public speaking area – acceptance speeches!… Read more
Earlier this week, Lee Daniels clarified comments Academy Award winner Mo'Nique made claiming that the director told her she had been “blackballed” in the years following her 2010 Oscar win for her role in “Precious." In his response,...Show More Summary
At last year’s Academy Awards, John Travolta mangled Idina Menzel’s name by calling her “Adele Dazeem.” At this year’s ceremony, while trying to poke fun at his past mistake, Travolta ended up getting handsy with both Menzel and Scarlett Johansson. Show More Summary
We have a rather jumbo-sized Friday News Bites this week, but am I glad I didn't write this post before news about the Great Llama Chase of 2015 broke. Let's get started. Oscars Post-Match The 2015 Academy Awards were a bit of a mixed...Show More Summary
What did you think of Lady Gaga's red carpet look at the Academy Awards? YouTuber Drew Monson joined me to count down our favorite web trends of the week, including Christina Aguilera's uncanny impression of Britney Spears, Mother Monster's showstopping Oscars performance, and some John Travolta-themed memes. Don't miss this episode of Top That!
THEY CAME for the carpet. They discovered the Wall.Celeb-industry reporters were huddled along the Oscars red carpet Sunday when Viola Davis, a past two-time Academy Award nominee and present presenter, stopped to talk to “eTalk,” among other outlets. And right there, she confirmed the rumors:Read full article >>
What's next for the Oscar winner? How about another challenging role. The Daily Mail has revealed the first look photo of the most recent Best Actor Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne in the new film The Danish Girl, from director Tom Hooper (of The King's Speech, Les Miserables). Show More Summary
Hollywood awarded its greatest honors Feb. 22, doling out prizes for excellence in movies at the 87th Academy Awards. It was also a big night for Illinois -- at least three of the award winners come from the Prairie State. Patricia Arquette-Best...Show More Summary
photo by Jordan Strauss for AP Images Disney CEO Bob Iger’s wife Willow Bay wore a Star Wars-themed Yoda dress to the 87th Academy Awards ceremony presented at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 22, 2015. The sci-fi dress was created by Rodarte and is one in a series of fantastic Star […]
First, congratulations on your well-deserved Academy Award. Second, thank you for breathing new life to a volatile political issue at an event that has become as safe as glitter. It was wonderful to see you reading from a note instead...Show More Summary
Common dropped by Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday with his shiny new Oscar to talk about his big night at the Academy Awards last weekend. The rapper, along with singer John Legend, won the best original song award for "Glory," which was...Show More Summary
Every year, the most prestigious film academy’s hand out awards to the great talents of the cinema industry, and the greatest directors in the world have earned more than one prize for their work. From thrillers to dramas, epic fantasy to comedy and sci-fi, every impressive director has his preferred genre, although some occasionally like […]