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Academy Restricts Oscar Campaigns

22nd September 2011

In an effort to level the playing field between big-budget studios and no-budget independent producers during the period when members...

Eddie Murphy Confirmed As Oscar Host

7th September 2011

Eddie Murphy has been confirmed as the host of the 84th annual ACADEMY-awards which will take place in February 2012.The...

Eddie Murphy To Host The Oscars

6th September 2011

Eddie Murphy is to host the 84th Academy Awards ceremony in February 2012.The actor-and-comedian - who was nominated for an...

Report Eddie Murphy To Host Oscars

6th September 2011

Eddie Murphy has been selected to host the 84th Annual Academy Awards in February, according to the website HumorMillMag.com, which...

Al Pacino Admits Directing Is His Greatest Love

5th September 2011

Al Pacino has admitted that his true love in Hollywood is found behind the camera rather than in front of...

Eddie Murphy To Host 2012 Oscars

5th September 2011

Eddie Murphy is in talks to host the 84th Academy Awards in February 2012 according to deadline.com.The comedian is the...

Eddie Murphy To Host The Oscars?

5th September 2011

Eddie Murphy is set to host next year's Oscars. The 50-year-old actor - who was well known as a stand-up...

Ricky Gervais Asked To Host Globes Again

26th August 2011

Ricky Gervais has been asked to host the Golden Globe Awards again.The British funnyman caused controversy earlier this year with...

Jon Stewart To Celebrate Nirvana 20th Anniversary

25th August 2011

Jon Stewart, the American comedian and television host, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's seminal album 'Nevermind' by hosting...

Christian Bale For Oldboy And A Star Is Born?

25th August 2011

Christian Bale is in talks to star in the remake of 'Oldboy' and Clint Eastwood's 'A Star Is Born'.The 'Fighter'...

Ridley Scott To Direct Blade Runner 2

18th August 2011

Ridley Scott, the acclaimed Oscar-winning filmmaker, has signed on to direct and produce a new instalment of his ground-breaking 1982...

Hugh Jackman Chooses Greatest Show Director

18th August 2011

Hugh Jackman has chosen Michael Gracey to direct 'The Greatest Show On Earth'.The Australian actor has been developing the musical...

Crystal Available As Oscar Host Again

16th August 2011

Billy Crystal is ready to host the Academy Awards for a ninth time. (He last fronted the show in 2004.)...

Ryan Gosling Relieved To Avoid Oscar Nomination

11th August 2011

Ryan Gosling was "relieved" not to get an Oscar nomination for 'Blue Valentine'. The Canadian actor - who starred alongside...

Action-film Director Ratner To Co-produce Oscars

5th August 2011

In the latest head-scratching move to revitalize the annual Oscars telecast, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced...

Oprah Wins Academy's Humanitarian Award

3rd August 2011

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that it will present its Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award this...

Oprah Winfrey To Receive Honorary Oscar

3rd August 2011

Oprah Winfrey is set to receive an honorary Oscar.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the chat...

Zoe Saldana Swapped Dancing For Acting

29th July 2011

Zoe Saldana began acting when she realised she would never be the best dancer in the world.The 33-year-old beauty began...

Jane Fonda Axed By Qvc Over Vietnam War?

18th July 2011

Jane Fonda, the American actress, writer and former model, has claimed she was axed from shopping channel Qvc over reservations...

Kelly Osbourne Chases Car Thieves In London

13th July 2011

Kelly Osbourne has been busy fighting crime in London this week (13th July 2011), foiling two thieves who were attempting...

Franco Tells Playboy Why He Bombed At Oscars

12th July 2011

James Franco knew he was going to bomb as a host on this year's Oscars telecast well before the show...

Tilda Swinton Didn't Know About Oscars

12th July 2011

Tilda Swinton claims she had never seen the Oscars until she won one.The Scottish actress won the Academy Award for...

James Franco Recalls Steven Spielberg's 'Best Oscars Ever' Comment

11th July 2011

James Franco has recalled how Steven Spielberg thought his stint as host of the Oscars made for the best ceremony...

James Franco Criticises Oscars Script

11th July 2011

James Franco felt "trapped" by the poor quality of the sketches at this year's Oscars.The '127 Hours' actor was criticised...

Movie Reviews Horrible Bosses

8th July 2011

If television sitcoms were raunchier, they would be like Seth Gordon's Horrible Bosses , some critics suggest. "For all of...

Spike Lee To Direct Oldboy Remake?

7th July 2011

Spike Lee is in negotiations to direct a remake of 'Oldboy'. The 54-year-old filmmaker - famed for his movies about...

Anne Hathaway 'Emailed' James Franco After Oscars

27th June 2011

Anne Hathaway, the 28-year-old American actress currently shooting 'Batman: The Dark Knight Rises', says she emailed James Franco after their...

Tom Hanks Says Toy Story 4 Could Happen

27th June 2011

Tom Hanks claims there could be a 'Toy Story 4'.The 54-year-old - who voices cowboy doll Woody in the animated...

Anne Hathaway Feels Lucky With Glamorous Wardrobe

27th June 2011

Anne Hathaway feels like the "luckiest girl in the world" because she gets to wear lots of glamorous clothes. The...

Jon Hamm And Mad Men Dominate Critics Choice Awards

21st June 2011

Jon Hamm, the American actor best known for playing the suave advertising executive Don Draper in 'Mad Men', scooped the...