Soon to be age 40, Kate Winslet approaches her big day on October 5 like anyone simply trying to make the most of their life. Though she had some breakout roles in mega-successes such as Sense and Sensibility and Titanic, she revealed to some that she still doesn’t “feel like” a movie star. Show More Summary
Many of Academy Award season's so-called notable films, Buzzfeed says, sanitize social issues and historical injustices, using characters as symbols rather than as people unto themselves. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
It’s no secret that I am a Huge Leonardo DiCaprio fan. He’s so awesome of an actor that the Academy Awards refuses to give him... [Continue Reading]
After the Academy Awards ceremony is done, and the coveted statuette heads back to the winner?s home, where does it go? Some actors have designated areas for their specialty awards, others aren?t fond of seeing it too often, and there are a few who keep it in strange places for very specific reasons. Show More Summary
It’s been a while since we’ve had a really good disaster film. Sure, we got San Andreas back in May, but even that one was mediocre at best. Norway’s submission for the 2016 Best Foreign Language Academy Award, The Wave, doesn’t really break the mold when it comes to disaster movies, but it’s a cut above the rest. Yes, […]
Did you hear that? It was the sound of tens of thousands of hearts shattering because — drum roll, please — Olympic medalist Tom Daley and Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black are engaged to be married. The couple, who have been dating for two years, announced their plans to be wed the old-fashioned way — with an engagement […]
Who’d have thought? The competition takes place in Mannheim every three years. It was won yesterday by an American, Benedikt Bryden, a graduate of the Richard Strauss Academy in Munich. Hs winning entry was entitled Schillers Nachtflug, neatly combining German classicism with modern aviation. Or so it’s reported. We can’t find any reference online to […]
The Academy Award winner also discusses divorce, fame and body image in the cover story for WSJ. Magazine's October issue.
Four California Maritime Academy (CMA) cadets were awarded Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial scholarships from the Crowley Maritime Corporation. The scholarships
Seven months after the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite defined the lack of diversity among this year's Academy Award nominees, the head of the Hollywood voting body that hands out the prizes could be anticipating a similar drought. Cheryl Boone...Show More Summary
If you haven't seen the trailer for The Revenant, prepare to be blown away. Directed by Oscar-winner Alejandro Iñarritu (Birdman), and co-starring Tom Hardy, the movie tells the tale of one man's harrowing quest for an Academy Award. The...Show More Summary
The Academy Award winner revisits his most famous roles, from Will Hunting to Tom Ripley, with help from "Late Late Show" host James Corden.
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Marion Cotillard doesn't identify as a feminist. In fact, the Academy Award winner believes the very word is harming the film industry. Hollywood's female actors, directors and writers report consistent sexism, ageism, sexual harassment...Show More Summary
It’s too bad that Leonardo DiCaprio never played Oliver Twist, because for the past several years it seems he’s been holding out his hands as if to say, “Please sir, may I have an Academy Award?” And every time, he gets shut out. He’s in the conversation, but he never gets picked. There are four movies […]
French actress Marion Cotillard has starred in over 40 films in her career, winning, among many other accolades, the Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose. And now she can add another title to her successful career: that of "non-feminist." In... More »
Barbie has a brand new celebrity friend to hang with. Last week, Mattel announced on Twitter that it would commemorate Zendaya's famous 2015 Academy Awards look with a custom-made doll. And on Sunday, the doll made its debut. See also:...Show More Summary
Ryan Adams' critically acclaimed song-by-song cover of Taylor Swift's 1989 album could be a contender for Album of the Year at the 58th Grammy Awards in 2016 The Recording Academy confirmed to Mashable that his cover album — filled with fresh reinterpretations — is eligible for nominations and awards because it was released before the Sept. Show More Summary
The country with the world's most prolific film industry has never won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
On Monday, Prince William visited west London’s Hammersmith Academy to learn both how the Diana Award was helping Anti-Bullying Pro, a charity designed to ward off bullies. In the process, the Duke Of Cambridge was asked to take part in an anti-bullying training session alongside a variety of school pupils. Show More Summary