2014 oscars

Asghar Farhadi Has A Powerful Oscars Statement

Going into the Academy Awards, we knew that at least one nominee wouldn't be in attendance, The Salesman director, Asghar Farhadi. In a category that was loaded with talent, Farhadi won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and Anousheh…
By Samantha Rullo

Let's Stop With The Award Show Food Jokes, Please?

On Sunday night, 2016 Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel told his jokes and introduced TV's biggest names — all the usual tasks award show hosts are given. But then his Emmy stint veered into all-too-familiar territory these days: He introduced his mom, who was…
By Mallory Carra

If You're Staying In A Hotel Soon, Read This First

If you are a germaphobe or a little bit of a hypochondriac, I suggest you grip something tight and get ready to scream I told you so. After conducting a small investigation, Phoenix's ABC15 has come up with a few reasons why you should never use the…
By Dasha Fayvinova

How To Stream The Oscars Red Carpet

Get your computers ready, everyone! The 88th Annual Academy Awards are just around the corner, and you don't need to be in attendance to catch all of the red carpet action. In fact, there are several ways to stream the Oscars without leaving the…
By Emily McClure

Hollywood Is Obsessed With Journalism

The media these days, am I right? Whether you're a New York Times devotee or a CNN-only kind of girl, it seems that everyone has a love/hate relationship with the news and how they get it. It's more than just the channel; people have favorite…
By Casey Cipriani

Jennifer Lawrence Talks Sex Scenes

Jennifer Lawrence sat down with The Hollywood Reporter as part of the magazine's annual roundtable of actresses in contention for the Academy Award and, as we've come to expect from Jennifer Lawrence, she had a lot to say. The actress will…
By Haley Chouinard

J. Law Talks Sex Scenes With Chris Pratt

This is my main problem with Jennifer Lawrence: right when I find reason enough to be jealous of her, she goes and does something that makes her impossibly likable. Like that time she made a ton of money on a bunch of films — way more than most…
By Emily Lackey

Female-Centric Stories Could Rule The Oscars

Let’s face it. The Academy Awards can be a bit of a sausage fest. Heck, the entirety of awards season seems devoted to praising films and television made by and starring men. Even the stories told on screen focus heavily on male points of view. But…
By Casey Cipriani

'Truth' Director James Vanderbilt Got Very Lucky

The morning after Cate Blanchett won her second Academy Award for her performance in Blue Jasmine, she received a script on her doorstep. It was a narrative based on true events, to be directed by James Vanderbilt, a man who had never directed a…
By Anna Klassen

Lupita Nyongo Sure Knows How To Spin

The queen of twirls is at it again! Swapping out her heels for something a bit more comfy, Lupita Nyong'o twirls in Margiela sneakers in her latest Instagram video. The actress has been twirling her way through life ever since the 2014 Oscars and…
By Kali Borovic

Neil Patrick Harris & Perez Hilton Are An Odd Pair

Neil Patrick Harris looked like he was having a blast during the Tuesday night premiere of Best Time Ever , his new variety series. He welcomed special guest stars like Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Scherzinger, and Carson Daly. But Twitter spotted…
By Mallory Carra

Eddie Redmayne's New Movie Was Eye-Opening For Him

Actor Eddie Redmayne's next big role has him playing one of the first pioneers in the transgender community in this winter's The Danish Girl , and apparently, the film opened Redmayne's eyes to transgender issues. EW reports that at the Toronto…
By Mallory Carra

Will Linklater & Lawrence Team Up?

Production hasn't even begun on The Rosie Project, but already its shaping up to be an Oscar contender. Earlier this month, it was announced that Jennifer Lawrence signed on to play Rosie Jarman. Now Boyhood 's Richard Linklater is rumored to be…
By Maggie Malach

J. Law's All About Female Empowerment

Some people might not exactly be into Jennifer Lawrence’s hilarious brand of candor, but I absolutely love it. Whether she’s waxing poetic about her raging digestive issues or preaching against fat-shaming critics in the entertainment industry who…
By Kenya Foy

George Clooney's Next Project Sounds Like Magic

Brace yourselves for a rather exciting intersection between film and fashion. Per The Hollywood Reporter, George Clooney will produce Nocturnal Animals, which is A Single Man filmmaker (and fashion designer) Tom Ford's next film. The actor will team…
By Kenya Foy

Are the Oscars In For An Overhaul?

Could there be an Oscars overhaul in the works? Ceremony exec producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who have spearheaded the biggest night in entertainment for the past three years, are hinting on social media that this year's Academy Awards was…
By Mallory Carra

NPH Redeems Himself in Funny or Die Video

Even the most devoted fans of Neil Patrick Harris agreed that the 87th Annual Academy Awards wasn’t exactly his finest hour…or four. The ever-grinning song and dance man stumbled through the decidedly cynical terrain with poorly written gags and…
By Michael Arbeiter

Lupita On 'Orange is the New Black'?! Yes, Please

Does anyone need further confirmation that Orange is the New Black is truly one of the best shows ever? I really hope not, but this next bit of news might turn some OITNB non-believers into faithful viewers. As if I needed another reason to love…
By Kenya Foy

Can the Oscars Ever Be Fun Again?

Most everyone was excited for Neil Patrick Harris’ go at hosting the Academy Awards. Harris has proved himself a powerhouse emcee at the Tonys, Emmys, and a number of smaller organizations’ ceremonies, and would more than likely instill the same…
By Michael Arbeiter

All The Times The 2015 Oscars Made You Super Angry

As a community, those of us affixed rigidly to the pop culture circuit might not be the most easygoing bunch. Any normal day perusing the Internet for content related to your favorite entertainment trends will reveal hair-trigger tempers and…
By Michael Arbeiter