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The Oscars Selfie Gets A Simpsons Makeover. Look At Kevin Spacey.

5th March 2014

Ellen DeGeneres' Oscars selfie - which was actually taken by Bradley Cooper - has been the talk of the net...

Ellen Degeneres' Oscars Selfie Sells Tons Of Samsung Galaxy Note 3'S (Probably)

3rd March 2014

Ok, so we don't know if Samsung has seen a sales spike in their Galaxy Note 3 model since the...

Benedict Cumberbatch. Best Oscars Photobomb. Ever.

3rd March 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch won the Oscar for best photo-bomb at the 86th Academy Awards for totally spoiling a nice team shot...

Mcconaissance Is Complete As Matthew Mcconaughey Wins Oscar For Best Actor

3rd March 2014

As we predicted, Matthew McConaughey's remarkable career turnaround is complete after the actor won the Oscar for Best Actor at...

Most Obvious Headline, Ever: Cate Blanchett Wins Best Actress At The Oscars

3rd March 2014

As we predicted, Australian actress Cate Blanchett has won the Oscar for best actress at the 86th Academy Awards for...

'Gravity' Pulls In Best Director Oscar For Alfonso Cuaron

3rd March 2014

As expected, and as we predicted, Alfonso Cuaron has won the Oscar for Best Director at the 86th Academy Awards...

Jared Leto? That’S Oscar Winner Jared Leto To You

3rd March 2014

Jared Leto is now Oscar winner Jared Leto after claiming the Academy Award for best supporting actor. Leto has always...

Fancy An Outside Bet On The Oscars? The Nominees With Amazing Odds

1st March 2014

Sitting around with a bunch of friends, eating bad (good) food and trying to guess who’s going to win each...

Oscars 2014: What Kind Of Host Will Ellen Degeneres Be?

1st March 2014

There are two of Oscar host: the one who’ll set out to insult as many people whilsy trying not to...

Ahead Of The Oscars, Alfonso Cuaron Claims 'Gravity' Is "Not Sci-fi"

28th February 2014

With a clear nod to the fact that no sci-fi movie has ever won Best Picture at the Oscars, the...

"I'd Like To Thank The Academy", But Who On Earth Are They?

28th February 2014

"I’d like to thank the Academy" is a phrase we’ve all heard a million times, but who the heck is...

Ignore The Bookies, It Could Be Leonardo Dicaprio's Year At The Oscars

25th February 2014

Let's ignore the bookmakers' predictions for this Sunday's Oscars (March 2, 2014). The people who devise these odds have not...

For Now, Matthew Mcconaughey Is Just Playing Matthew Mcconaughey, Oscar Nominee

19th February 2014

A great deal has been written about Matthew McConaughey’s ‘career turnaround’ from perennial topless rom-com actor to indie film maestro...

From 'Gravity' To Barkhad Abdi - Where The Baftas 2014 Got It Wrong

17th February 2014

The Baftas delivered on certain promises, collating some of the world’s biggest stars and funneling them down a red carpet,...

Dallas Buyers Club Interviews: Matthew Mcconaughey And Jared Leto [Video]

13th February 2014

A few years ago, it would’ve been nigh-on impossible to imagine Matthew McCaonaughy as an Oscar favourite. But that’s exactly...

Outlandish Theory: Did Clooney Delay 'Monuments Men' To Avoid Oscars Embarrassment?

11th February 2014

It wouldn’t be insane to suggest that George Clooney knows good from bad at this point in his career. The...

First Oscar Nomination In Years Rescinded Thanks To Composer's "Grassroots Campaign"

30th January 2014

In a move with very few precedents in the Academy Awards’ 86-year-long history, the Academy’s board of Governors has disqualified...

The Academy Revokes Oscar Nominated Song 'Alone Yet Not Alone'

30th January 2014

The board of governors for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have made the shock decision to revoke...

Matthew Mcconaughy's Journey From Topless Rom-commer To Oscar Contender

17th January 2014

Matthew McConaughy is on a real hot streak right now, proving that reputations can be shaken almost as quickly as...

Tom Ford: Gwyneth Is 'Perfect' To Dress

17th September 2013

Tom Ford claims Gwyneth Paltrow is the ''perfect person to dress''.The American fashion designer is very fussy about which people...

Angelina Jolie To Receive Oscars' Humanitarian Award For Philanthropic Dedication

6th September 2013

Angeline Jolie will be honoured with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for her extraordinary charity work over the years.The award...

New Full-length 'Gravity' Trailer Hits The Ground Running, God It Looks Good [Trailer]

5th September 2013

Having stunned at Venice, Gravity is now pulling in the rest of us with a compelling new full-length trailer. Before...

Predicting The Oscars 2014: Is George Clooney Guaranteed An Academy Award?

29th August 2013

Six months of anticipation for four hours of award giving: that’s what you signed up for. The Oscars 2014 has...

Has The Academy Lost Its Nerve Hiring Ellen Degeneres As Oscars Host?

2nd August 2013

Ellen DeGeneres has been announced as the host of the Oscars for 2014, confirming our fears that the Academy would...

Let's Give Ricky Gervais A Shot At The Oscars - What’S The Worst That Could Happen?

10th June 2013

We won’t beat around the bush, Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes performance predicates any talk of the British comedian hosting anything...

Kim Kardashian's Vampire Facelift: Your New Favorite Treatment

13th March 2013

Kim Kardashian underwent a "vampire facelift" on Sunday's episode of 'Kourtney and Kim Take Miami,' and with it, potentially started...

Who Will Be The Next Oscars Host? Not Tina Fey

28th February 2013

Attention has already turned to the 2014 Oscars host; the problem is, though, no one knows who it’s going to...

Anne Hathaway Issues Oscars Dress Apology After Last Minute Switch To Prada

27th February 2013

She’s too lovely is that Anne Hathaway, and she certainly shouldn’t have to apologize for a last-minute dress change before...

Seth Macfarlane’S Oscar Jokes Criticized By Lawmakers

27th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane was always a risky choice as Oscars host; his brash, unflinching style of humor was designed to...

Should Adele Have Won The Oscar For Skyfall?

26th February 2013

Adele celebrated her Oscar win like so many others: tears and thankyous. But did she only win because of the...