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Praise And Complaints: Mixed Reviews For Seth Macfarlane's Oscars 2013 Hosting

By Lorna Greville  | 25th February 2013

Hosting the Oscars is a notoriously difficult task to undertake and it has become, in many ways, increasingly difficult to be funny without seriously irritating a person, or a group of people. For Seth MacFarlane...

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Stars Defend Oscars Host Seth Macfarlane

25th February 2013

Russell Crowe and Steve Martin are among the stars to have defended Seth MacFarlane's stint hosting the Oscars.The 'Family Guy' creator has come under fire for some of his more daring jokes at the Academy...

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Oscars 2013: Seth Macfarlane Oscars Hosting Given A Mauling By Critics

By Contributor | 25th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane was always going to be a contentious choice of Oscar host, as the Academy Awards sought to attract the key 18-49 demographic, but just how did the risqué comedy of the Family Guy...

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Charlize Theron Expected Small Oscars Role

25th February 2013

Charlize Theron claims she was tricked into performing at the Oscars.The 37-year-old star - a former ballerina - thought Academy Awards host Seth MacFarlane wanted her to do something ''small'' when he approached her about...

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Oscars 2013: Jaws Music Cuts Short Acceptance Speeches, Funny Or Disrespectful?

By Michael West | 25th February 2013

One polarizing addition to this year's Oscars ceremony was the use of the classic 'Jaws' theme when acceptance speeches ran a little too long. It made for a cringe-worthy couple of occasions, when frantic producers,...

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Oscars 2013: Seth Macfarlane's Chris Brown And Rihanna Joke Draws Gasps

By Michael West | 25th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane's Chris Brown and Rihanna joke drew audible gaps at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles at the Oscars on Sunday night (February 24, 2013). The Family Guy man took aim at some high...

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Oscars 2013: Seth Macfarlane's 'Boob Song' Kicks Off Academy Awards

By Michael West | 25th February 2013

Seth Macfarlane opened this year's Academy Awards with a pretty bizarre skit that featured James T. Kirk himself William Shatner telling the Family Guy man that he was the worst host in Oscars history (He'd...

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Seth Macfarlane's Pre-oscars Insomnia

24th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane claims his pre-Oscars nerves have made him an insomniac.The 'Family Guy' creator - who is hosting the 85th annual Academy Awards for the first time tonight (24.02.13) at the Dolby Theatre in...

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Adele Oscar Win A Cert? Not Quite! Which Other Contenders Are There?

By Contributor | 22nd February 2013

So everyone reckons that Adele's going to walk away with an Oscar this weekend and, given that she's performing on Sunday (February 24, 2013) at the event, as part of a 50th anniversary James Bond...

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Seth Macfarlane: 'I Won't Host Oscars Again'

22nd February 2013

Seth MacFarlane won't host the Oscars for a second time.Although the 'Family Guy' creator is preparing for his first time as host at Sunday's (24.02.12) ceremony, he is already sure that this will be his...

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The Things They Say: 3518458

22nd February 2013

"How much more is there to find out about these characters? You don’t want to start concocting things like, 'What if Pete finds out he’s half Chinese?' I’ve never heard of a Tv show that...

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The 2013 Oscars: 'It Ain't Over 'Til The Little Lady Sings'

21st February 2013

Actress/singer Kristin Chenoweth has been added to the list of performers at Sunday's (24Feb13) Oscars - she'll end the show by performing a song-and-dance routine with host Seth Macfarlane.As the stars make their way to...

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Seth Macfarlane Set For Oscars Song And Dance To Close Show

By Contributor | 21st February 2013

Seth Macfarlane is undoubtedly set to be an unorthodox Oscars host, and there’s all sorts of chat about what everyone could be letting themselves in for. One thing that is definitely happening is that the...

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Seth Macfarlane Prepared For Oscars

19th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane has been preparing to host the Oscars for five months.The funnyman is set to host the 85th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Sunday (24.02.13) and revealed he had ''no...

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Seth Macfarlane At The Oscars: How Denzel Washington Will Help Him Cope

By Lorna Greville  | 19th February 2013

Hosting the Oscars is one of the biggest hosting jobs a person can do in their lifetime, unless you hosted the royal wedding, or... well, that's pretty much the only thing bigger than the Oscars....

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Seth Macfarlane: 'Ted Song Won't Win An Oscar'

18th February 2013

Oscars host Seth Macfarlane doesn't expect to be a winner on Sunday (24Feb13) - because he's convinced Adele's Bond theme will be named Best Song at the Academy Awards.The funnyman's Ted tune Everybody Needs a...

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Seth Macfarlane To Bring More 'Edge' To Oscars

13th February 2013

Seth MacFarlane is aiming to bring more ''edge'' to this year's Oscars.The funnyman is set to host the 85th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on February 24 and while he feels he...

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Amanda Seyfried Wanted By Macfarlane For Western

12th February 2013

Amanda Seyfried is being lined up for a role in Seth MacFarlane's new film 'A Million Ways To Die In The West'.The 'Family Guy' creator is busy working on his next big screen project, a...

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Chicago Cast To Reunite At Oscars

11th February 2013

The cast of 'Chicago' will reunite at the Oscars later this month.Stars Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Queen Latifah and Richard Gere are to come together at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood for the Academy Awards...

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Channing Tatum To Present At Oscars

7th February 2013

Channing Tatum has joined the Oscars presenting line up.The 'Magic Mike' hunk will take to the stage alongside fellow thespians Charlize Theron, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Daniel Radcliffe to help present the 85th Academy Awards live...

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Meryl Streep To Present At Oscars

6th February 2013

Meryl Streep and Jean Dujardin will present at this year's Oscars.The actors - who took the top acting prizes at last year's Academy Awards - will be joined by fellow acting award winners, Christopher Plummer...

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Charlize Theron Heads To Dark Places

5th February 2013

Charlize Theron is in talks to star in crime thriller 'Dark Places'.The Oscar-winning actress has entered negotiations to play troubled protagonist Libby Day in Gilles Paquet-Brenner's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's bestseller, a part which was...

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Charlize Theron To Star In A Million Ways To Die?

31st January 2013

Charlize Theron is in talks to star in 'A Million Ways To Die'.The 'Snow White and the Huntsman' actress is in discussions with 'Ted' director Seth MacFarlane in regards to his new feature, a western...

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Barbra Streisand To Perform At Oscars

30th January 2013

Barbara Streisand is to perform at the Oscars next month.The singer-and-actress last sang at the prestigious event in 1977, where she performed 'A Star Is Born' and won an Academy Award for Best Original Song...

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Peter Farrelly Tells Critics To 'Back Off' As Movie 43 Tanks

By Contributor | 29th January 2013

12 different directors contributed to the misshapen mess that was Movie 43, but it’s Peter Farrelly whose decided to speak out against the slew of bad reviews that the comedy has received from critics.The film...

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Norah Jones To Perform At Oscars

28th January 2013

Norah Jones will perform at the Oscars.The 'Don't Know Why' hitmaker is set to sing her Oscar-nominated track 'Everybody Needs a Best Friend' from Seth MacFarlane's hit comedy 'Ted' at the 85th annual Academy Awards...

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Seth Macfarlane's 'Dads' Commissioned Straight To Series By Fox

By Contributor | 23rd January 2013

The Seth MacFarlane success story just keeps on going, to the point where it’s becoming increasingly hard to blame him for wearing such a sickly smug expression on his face all the time. From the...

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Over To You Seth Macfarlane: How Will Oscars Host Fare After Tina Fey And Amy Poehler's Groundbreaking Golden Globes Performance?

By Hayley Avron | 14th January 2013

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were widely hailed as successful hosts of last night’s Golden Globes, keeping it clean but funny. So much so that it caused the Guardian to remark that it was something...

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Slammed By Reviews; Has Oscars Host Seth Macfarlane Bitten Off More Than He Can Chew?

By Contributor | 11th January 2013

Seth Macfarlane gave viewers an early taste of what next month’s Oscars are going to be like with him at the hosting helm when announcing the nominations for the February event yesterday (February 10, 2013);...

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Adele Carries Baby Son, 3 Months, Through Lax Airport (Video)

By Michael West | 11th January 2013

Adele is certainly a devoted mother, that's for sure. The Oscar-nominated singer jetted into Los Angeles on Thursday evening head of her performance at the Golden Globe awards on Sunday, though instead of leaving her...

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