Academy Awards

  • "Get On Up"

    7/23/14 4:22 PM Comment

    The incredible life story of the "Godfather of Soul" is hitting the big screen. "Get On Up" is a drama that chronicles James Brown's evolution from childhood to stardom.

  • Jared Leto wins Oscar for supporting actor

    3/2/14 9:32 PM

    Ellen DeGeneres kicked off the 86th annual Academy Awards and Jared Leto took the night's first award for best supporting actor for his performance as an HIV-positive transgender prostitute in "Dallas Buyers Club."

  • Sun makes a cameo at Oscars, arrivals hit carpet

    3/2/14 8:27 PM

    After a blustery few days of torrential downpours, Hollywood appears ready for smooth sailing at Sunday's Academy Awards. Though lingering showers earlier in the afternoon soaked portions of the red carpet, the sun made a cameo as arrivals began to stream into the Dolby Theatre.

  • Oscar moments that have people talking

    2/25/13 5:52 PM Comment

    From the quirky first-time host to the lead actress who took a tumble, there were many moments at the Oscars that have people talking today.


  • Best and worst dressed at the Oscars

    2/25/13 12:25 PM Comment

    Lauren Rothman, founder of Styleauteur, and Makeda Saggau-Sackey, editor of the Glamazon Diaries, sat down with Natasha and Melanie to talk about the best and worst dressed celebrities at this year's Academy Awards.

  • Oscars 2013: Argo named best picture at the 85th Annual Academy Awards

    2/25/13 5:04 AM Comment

    Ben Affleck's "Argo," a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards.

  • Oscars 2013: Filmmakers use Musso & Frank Grill as set for period scenes

    2/24/13 7:57 PM Comment

    One day before the Oscars presentation, ABC7's Arch Campbell takes us inside the Musso & Frank Grill on Hollywood Boulevard. The famed restaurant, which still looks like it's from the 1930s or 40s, has been used by many filmmakers as a set for key scenes.

  • Oscars have clear favorites

    2/24/13 10:55 AM Comment

    Some firsts and other rarities are possible at Sunday night's Academy Awards. But if the Oscars could be just a little less predictable, the show might really be one for the record books.

  • Oscars 2013: Excitement mounts for 85th Annual Academy Awards

    2/23/13 12:28 AM Comment

    Less than 48 hours before the Oscars, the red carpet is laid and media crews from around the globe are getting into position, practicing for the big night with stand-ins for stars like Jamie Foxx and Channing Tatum.

  • Sacha Baron Cohen aims his character's ire at Oscars

    2/24/12 5:25 PM Comment

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