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Ice-t Bored Of Oscars

Outspoken rapper ICE-T is bored with the OSCARS and only attends because he wants to get his hands on all the free gifts dished out to celebrities. The GOTTA LOTTA LOVE star's wife COCO...

28th February 2005

Fascinating Oscar Fact:

Last night's (27FEB05) OSCARS marked the second time ANNETTE BENING lost out to HILARY SWANK in the Best Actress category. Bening was nominated in 2000 for her performance in AMERICAN BEAUTY, but the award went...

28th February 2005

Freeman: 'Hollywood Is Evolving'

Hollywood actor MORGAN FREEMAN was delighted to be one of the two African Americans securing the male acting OSCARS last night (27FEB05) - a sign that "Hollywood is evolving". Over the years, the ACADEMY...

28th February 2005

Blanchett Pays Tribute To Hepburn Relatives

Australian actress CATE BLANCHETT paid tribute to KATHARINE HEPBURN's relatives for their generosity, after winning an OSCAR for her portrayal of the late actress in THE AVIATOR. The blonde star was named Best Supporting...

28th February 2005

Rock Praises Kidman's 'Loser' Smile

OSCARS host CHRIS ROCK praised NICOLE KIDMAN for her "great performance" at the 2002 ACADEMY AWARDS, when she lost out to HALLE BERRY. The Australian beauty was nominated for her role as SATINE in...

28th February 2005

Foxx And Penn Clash Over Law

OSCARS host JAMIE FOXX infuriated 2004 winner SEAN PENN at last night's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS, when he doubted the acting ability of Penn's latest co-star JUDE LAW. The comedian placed Law as a 'second...

28th February 2005

Eastwood Pays Tribute To Mother's Genes

Hollywood legend CLINT EASTWOOD has vowed to keep on working despite his advancing years, after being inspired by his 96-year-old mother RUTH. Eastwood, 74, brought his nonagenarian mum and wife DINA to the ACADEMY...

28th February 2005

Eastwood Blasts Media For Scorsese 'Battle'

OSCAR-winning film-maker CLINT EASTWOOD has played down his hyped 'battle' with MARTIN SCORSESE in the weeks approaching the ACADEMY AWARDS. Eastwood, 74, has repeatedly triumphed over THE AVIATOR director Scorsese in movie awards this...

28th February 2005

The Things They Say At The Oscars:

"We may be doing a booty dance during BELIEVE." JOSH GROBAN jokes about dancing with his duet partner BEYONCE KNOWLES at the OSCARS. 28/02/2005 06:02

28th February 2005

Top Chef's Post-oscars Treat

Celebrity chef WOLFGANG PUCK catered for 1,600 guests at the Governor's Ball after the OSCARS last night (27FEB05). The German culinary expert hired 220 chefs and 600 waiters to serve a host of special...

28th February 2005

Oscar Song Nominee Upset Over Ceremony Snub

OSCAR nominee JORGE DREXLER is upset with ACADEMY AWARDS boss GIL CATES for keeping him out of the big show. The Uruguayan songwriter penned nominated Best Song AL OTRO LADO DEL RIO for THE...

28th February 2005

Beyonce Battles Bad Cold

DESTINY'S CHILD star BEYONCE KNOWLES battled a secret flu virus last week (ends25FEB05) in a desperate bid to make sure she was in top shape at the OSCARS last night (27FEB05). The singer, who...

28th February 2005

The Things They Say At Oscars:

"I'm here to witness some black history. The revolution is being televised." OSCARS presenter SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS championing JAMIE FOXX at the ACADEMY AWARDS. 28/02/2005 06:02

28th February 2005

Oscars Green Room Designed By Architectural Experts

Editors at top style magazine ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST commissioned designer ROY CHRISTOPHER to create a sanctuary for celebrities backstage at the OSCARS last night (27FEB05). The lavish green room, which was one of the only...

28th February 2005

Catalina's Oscars Shoe Dilemma

Indecisive Best Actress OSCAR nominee CATALINA SANDINO MORENO was still mulling over which shoes to wear to the ACADEMY AWARDS two hours before the big show started. Celebrity designer STUART WEITZMAN designed an ankle...

28th February 2005

Winslet's Oscars Gem Treat

KATE WINSLET was a winner before she arrived at the OSCARS last night (27FEB05) - she was covered in crystals and diamonds. The FINDING NEVERLAND star was chosen to take a Cleopatra clutch bag...

28th February 2005

Cruz's Oscars Birthday Treat For Brother

PENELOPE CRUZ had a birthday treat for her brother EDUARDO (corr) - she took him to the OSCARS as her date. The actress' little brother turned 20 yesterday (27FEB05). Singer/songwriter Eduardo was...

28th February 2005

Blanchett And Freeman Take Early Oscars

CATE BLANCHETT and MORGAN FREEMAN have taken the first acting prizes at the 77th ACADEMY AWARDS in Hollywood, scooping the Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting Actor awards. On the biggest night of the...

28th February 2005

Jessica, Ashanti And Lara Treat Oprah Fans To Makeovers

JESSICA SIMPSON, ASHANTI and LARA FLYNN BOYLE gave OPRAH WINFREY fans a pre-OSCARS makeover during a recent taping when the media mogul picked four deserving viewers for a day of pampering. The celebrity ladies...

27th February 2005

Black Eye Peas Infuriate Stanton

The BLACK EYED PEAS' performance at a pre-OSCARS party in Los Angeles turned veteran actor HARRY DEAN STANTON's evening into a nightmare - because he hated the offensive noise they were creating. The 79-year-old...

27th February 2005

Blanchett Shuns Hollywood's Finest Designers

OSCAR-nominee CATE BLANCHETT has shunned the services of Hollywood's finest dress designers for tonight's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS ceremony. The laid-back Australian beauty has rejected the free help offered by 80 stylists and life coaches...

27th February 2005

Coppola's Translation Wins At France's Film Awards

LOST IN TRANSLATION has picked up the Best Foreign feature at this year's (05) prestigious CESAR awards - the French equivalent to the OSCARS. The SOFIA COPPOLA-directed romantic drama about two American strangers staying...

27th February 2005

Gibson's Braveheart Voted Worst Oscar Winner

MEL GIBSON's 1995 movie BRAVEHEART has won the dubious honour of being voted the worst ever movie to win a Best Picture OSCAR. The historical epic, about Scottish hero WILLIAM WALLACE's uprising against English...

25th February 2005

Ray's Regina Lands Weitzman Oscars Shoes

RAY star REGINA KING will be a big winner on the red carpet at the OSCARS on Sunday (27FEB05) - she has been picked to wear a special pair of STUART WEITZMAN shoes featuring MARILYN...

25th February 2005

Taylor To Paint Town Red On Oscar Night

Movie legend DAME ELIZABETH TAYLOR will quash stories she is close to death by attending SIR ELTON JOHN's post-OSCAR party this Sunday (27FEB05). The CLEOPATRA actress will be celebrating her 73rd birthday at the...

25th February 2005

Oscars Heartbreak For Bening

OSCAR nominee ANNETTE BENING's big night at the ACADEMY AWARDS will be tinged with sadness this weekend (27FEB05) - her sister-in-law BILLIANA BENING has died after a two-year cancer battle. The actress was forced...

25th February 2005

Winslet To Take 'Lucky Charms' To Oscars

KATE WINSLET believes her parents' presence at Sunday's (27FEB05) OSCAR ceremony (05) will ensure she takes home the Best Actress trophy. The British beauty has taken her "lucky charms", mother SALLY and father ROGER,...

25th February 2005

Oscar Presenters Clean Up

A-list Hollywood stars who take to the stage to present an award at Sunday's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS will find an unusual gift in their customary goodie bag - a $570 (GBP300) vacuum cleaner. Amongst...

25th February 2005

Diesel's Lumet Dream Comes True

VIN DIESEL jumped at the chance to work with movie great SIDNEY LUMET on new movie FIND ME GUILTY because the acclaimed director unwittingly gave the actor his big break. The XXX star gained...

24th February 2005

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