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Oscars: Female Nominees Tie Record For Most In One Year

Coming on the heels of the Womens March, believed to be the largest single-day demonstration in U.S. history, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated women across virtually every Oscar category to match a record set in 2016. An official Academy tally reveals that 40 women received nominations in competitive categories outside of acting this year including in traditionally male-dominated areas such as cinematography, directing or film editing. The  ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2018/01/oscar-nominations-women-tie-record-1202267398/

James Franco Snubbed by Oscars Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations

  The nominees for The 90th Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday morning and James Franco failed land a nod for his performance in The Disaster Artist . While Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water lead with 13 nominations including Best Picture, the Franco-directed Disaster Artist only picked up ...Read More... ...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/james-franco-snubbed-2018-oscars/?rss=breakingnews

Oscars 2018: Host Jimmy Kimmel Seeks Therapy for a Year of Moonlight Trauma in New Promo (Video)

Few words are as horrifying as Moonlight. Well, to Jimmy Kimmel that is. In a new promo for the 2018 Oscars which dropped on Tuesday after this years nominees were announced Kimmel is still haunted by the Best Picture debacle that occurred during the final moments of the 89th Academy Awards. You know, when Faye Dunaway and Warren Beaty accidentally announced that La La Land had grabbed the award, when Moonlight was the real winner. The moment (attributed to an envelope mishap) went down as one of the most shocking flubs in all of Oscar history.   ...Read More... https://www.thewrap.com/jimmy-kimmel-oscars-2018-moonlight-therapy-promo-video/

Here's the Complete List of 2018 Oscar Nominations

  The nominees for The 90th Academy Awards are here! On Tuesday morning, actors Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis hosted the press conference alongside Academy president John Bailey from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Los Angeles. Guillermo del Toro's The Shape of Water lead the pack with 13 nominations,   ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/2018-oscar-nominations/?rss=breakingnews

This Is How Jimmy Kimmel Will Tackle the Oscars

  Jimmy Kimmel is grateful to Golden Globes host Seth Meyers for kicking off awards season, but that doesn't mean you should expect the Oscars to feel the same as Sunday's award show. Kimmel laid out his strategy for hosting Hollywood's biggest night to critics during a panel at the Television Critics   ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/jimmy-kimmel-oscars-hosting/?rss=breakingnews

Oscars: Examining The Shortlisted Contenders For Best Doc Feature

One of the most unpredictable races in years for the Oscar for Documentary Feature has come down to 15 films, narrowed from a record-breaking tally of 170 qualifiers. Two films on Syria's civil war made the cutMatthew Heineman's City of Ghosts , about the ISIS takeover of Raqqa, and Feras Fayyad's Last Men in Aleppo , about courageous civil defense workers in that city. And two octogenarian filmmakers, both of them winners of honorary Oscars , made the shortlist:   ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2017/12/oscars-documentary-feature-commentary-news-1202232001/

Oscars: Jimmy Kimmel Dons A Jet Pack In First Promo

All Jimmy Kimmel wants for Christmas is for everyone to watch him host the 90th annual Academy Awards and a jet pack. Wish fulfilled on at least one of those. ABC has released the first promo for the 90th annual Academy Awards featuring Kimmel. The clip will make its national TV debut during the NBAs Christmas Day game. This will be Kimmels second consecutive year as host of Hollywoods Biggest Night. He received critical praise for his rookie turn as host last year  ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2017/12/oscars-jimmy-kimmel-jet-pack-first-promo-1202231846/

Jimmy Kimmel to Return as Host for 2018 Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the 90th Academy Awards next year, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announcedTuesday. Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd will also return to produce the award show that will airlive on the ABC Television Network and broadcast outlets worldwide on OscarSunday, March 4, 2018. Kimmel hosted the 2017 Oscars, where arguably the most famous moment in Oscar history happened when La La Land was erroneously crowned Best Picture winner, although Moonlight actually took home the grand prize.   ...Read More... //www.thewrap.com/jimmy-kimmel-return-host-2018-oscars/

Warren Beatty Asks Academy President to Personally Clarify He Isnt to Blame for Envelope Mess

Warren Beatty, who found himself at the center of Sunday nights Best Picture mix-up at the Academy Awards, released a statement on Tuesday asking Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs to personally explain what happened at the end of Sunday nights show. In the statement given to the Associated Press , Beatty said that he would not comment further on the incident and suggested that Isaacs publicly clarify what happened as soon as possible. ...Read More... //www.thewrap.com/warren-beatty-asks-academy-president-to-clarify-best-picture-flub/

The Oscars Has a Final (We Hope) Explanation for That Best Picture Flub

  In the entertainment world's biggest whodunnit of the year (which is saying a lot considering in just two months we've seen Mariah's "sabotage," Beyonce's Grammy dreams die and Halle Berry's Oscar hair) there's still a very real attempt to get to the bottom of what happened when Faye Dunaway ...Read More...   //www.tvguide.com/news/pricewaterhousecoopers-explains-oscars-flub/?rss=breakingnews