Ellen DeGeneres is one of the most beloved talks show hosts/comediennes in the world. DeGeneres will be returning for the second time to host the Academy Awards.Many don’t remember that DeGeneres started her career as a standup comedienne. Her career really took off when she made her first appearance on [...]
Matt Damon is nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his performance as Scott Thorson, the former companion of Liberace, who was played by Michael Douglas in the HBO movie Behind the Candelabra. Damon’s performance was one of the best performances of the [...]
Neil Patrick Harris is one of the most talented actors in Hollywood. Not only does he star in the CBS comedy hit series How I Met Your Mother, he is also in much demand to host award shows, including the Tony Awards and the Emmy Awards. As if his schedule isn’t busy enough, Harris also [...]
One of last night’s most unexpected victories came with Ang Lee’s Best Director Oscar win for Life of Pi. During the backstage interviews, Lee divulged that 90% of the film was shot in Tawain.
“This is really an international film,” said Lee. “I’m glad that Taiwan gets to contribute this much to the film, and therefore [...]
After nabbing the Best Actor Oscar last night for Lincoln, Daniel Day-Lewis is now a three-time winner (he previously received Oscars for My Left Foot and There Will Be Blood). Day-Lewis also won Screen Actors Guild, British BATA, and Golden Globe statuettes for his work on the biopic.
When asked if he would love to [...]
Anne Hathaway won her first Oscar last night for her scene stealing performance as Fantine in Les Miserables, and the highlight of her speech came from acknowledging her husband, Adam Shulman. She talked about her husband last night during the backstage press interviews at the Academy Awards.
“He’s just made everything better, and clearer, and more [...]
Ben Affleck can be very proud tonight. His film Argo won Best Picture, garnering him his second Academy Award (his first was back in 1998 for writing Good Will Hunting with Matt Damon). Despite not being nominated for best director, which disappointed him, Affleck said that he realized other acclaimed directors such as Paul [...]
Quentin Tarantino won his second Academy Award tonight for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen for Django Unchained, which he also directed.
The film was marred in controversy due to its abundance of racial slurs and violence throughout the film. While many critics and audiences loved the movie, many simply hated the film and [...]
Adele won her first Academy Award tonight for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song for the James Bond film Skyfall. Adele has also won nine Grammy Awards, and was asked backstage after winning the Oscar if she plans to win the two other most prestigious awards in the industry, an Emmy [...]
Christoph Waltz won his second Academy Award tonight for best supporting actor for his role in Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained. Waltz had some great competition in this category with the likes of Robert De Niro, Tommy Lee Jones and Alan Arkin, all of whom have previously won Oscars. Backstage after winning the Oscar, Waltz was [...]