2016 Academy Awards – Oscars Winners

Just “click” to see who won Oscars last night: Wiki “Oscars” and “The Oscar” redirect here. For the film, see The Oscar (film). For other uses, see Oscar (disambiguation). Academy Awards 88th Academy Awards Awarded for Excellence in cinematic achievements Country United States Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences First awarded May 16,…

The Oscars need Chris Rock?!

Chris Rock Is Exactly What the Oscars Need originally posted at time.com by Daniel D’Addario The star, who was criticized for being too harsh as the host of the 2005 Oscars, is just the right choice for a particularly troubled year What a difference eleven years makes. After the 2005 Oscars, host Chris Rock was excoriated…

OSCARS 2016

The 2016 Oscars:  Complete Nomination List Originally posted by variety.com MICHAEL BUCKNER/VARIETY/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK JANUARY 14, 2016 | 05:32AM PT Variety Staff Oscar nominees for the 88th annual awards were announced on Thursday morning live from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences headquarters in Beverly Hills. The ceremony, hosted by Chris Rock for the second…

NEIL PATRICK HARRIS WILL HOST ACADEMY AWARDS IN 2015

BY FIN STAFF  LOS ANGELES, CA – Award-winning star of stage and screen Neil Patrick Harris will host the 87th Oscars®, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. This will be Harris’ first time hosting the ceremony. The show will air live on ABC on Oscar® Sunday, February 22, 2015. “We are thrilled…

Oscars: 7 Things You Didn't Know About the Envelope's Surprising Journey

8:00 AM PST 2/28/2014 by Rebecca Sun (thr.com) Christopher Patey How many days does it take to count the ballots? Who counts them? Why is the LAPD involved? THR reveals how the winners’ names are kept under wraps until the very moment they’re announced at the podium. This story first appeared in the March 7…

Academy Report: Oscars Brought in $93.7 Million in 2013

5:49 PM PST 2/28/2014 by Gregg Kilday AP Images/Invision Oscar-related activities also resulted in $39.8 million in costs for the year. The Academy Awards and related Oscar activities brought the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences $93.7 million in revenue in 2013, while Oscar–related expenses amounted to $39.7 million. The Academy revealed the numbers…