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March 25, 2018 12:50 AM Academy of Motion Pictures chief denies sexual harassment allegation

File picture showing Motion Picture Academy President John Bailey speaking at the Foreign Language Film nominees cocktail reception in Beverly Hills March 2, 2018. — Reuters pic LOS ANGELES, March 25 — The president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the organisation behind the Oscars, has denied a sexual harassment allegation, Variety 12

March 4, 2018 5:47 AM Fun facts about this year’s Oscar nominees

Meryl Streep has increased her lead as the most nominated performer in history with her 21st nod for Steven Spielberg's 'The Post'. — Reuters picHOLLYWOOD, March 4 — The 90th Oscars take place today, with The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri expected to do battle for the main prizes. But the statistical quirks that the annual 24

March 4, 2018 1:44 AM Satire ‘Get Out’ earns top honour at Independent Spirit Awards (VIDEO)

(From left) Daniel Kaluuya, Jordan Peele and Allison Williams pose backstage with their Best Feature award for ‘Get Out’ at the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, California, March 3, 2018. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, March 4 — Get Out, a horror thriller that examines US race relations, won the top honour at the Independent Spirit Awards 25

February 28, 2018 11:07 PM L.A. billboards target misconduct scandal ahead of Oscars

An Oscar statue is seen in a souvenir shop at the Dolby Theatre during preparations for the Oscars in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, February 28, 2018. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, March 1 — Hollywood woke up last night to an ugly reminder of the sexual misconduct accusations shaking its ranks as a street artist covered three Los Angeles billboards 18

February 27, 2018 3:06 AM ‘Dunkirk’, ‘Darkest Hour’ win specialist awards ahead of Oscars

‘Dunkirk’ is based on the real-life events during World War II. — Handout via CinemaOnlineLOS ANGELES, Feb 27 — World War II films Dunkirk and Darkest Hour strengthen their positions at the Cinema Audio Society and Makeup Artists & Hair Stylists Guild awards ceremonies respectively. Dunkirk and Darkest Hour are going into the 90th Academy Awards on March 15

February 23, 2018 12:31 AM Rising comedian Haddish to host MTV Movie and TV Awards

In this file photo taken on August 27, 2017 Comedian Tiffany Haddish arrives at the MTV Video Music Awards 2017 in Inglewood, California. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 23 — Tiffany Haddish, who overcame adversity to become a fast-rising star in comedy, will host the MTV Movie and TV Awards in June, the youth culture channel announced yesterday. The gala, which 21

February 22, 2018 10:41 AM 'Star Wars' Mark Hamill to present award at Oscars

LOS ANGELES: Mark Hamill — Luke Skywalker from the "Star Wars" saga — will present an Oscar at the upcoming Academy Awards before getting his Walk of Fame star. Hamill will attend the Oscars, March 4, four days before he is honoured personally with his Hollywood Walk of Fame star. The actor, now 66, joked on Twitter: "Note to self: 1) Talk fast enough 20

February 21, 2018 3:27 AM Jordan Peele to shoot next movie later in 2018

Director Jordan Peele at an advance Los Angeles screening of ‘Get Out’ February 2017. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 21 ― The Get Out director told The Hollywood Reporter that he plans to shoot his next movie this year. Indeed, the film’s release date has already been set for March 25, 2019. After scoring success with his first full-length picture, Get Out, Jordan 24

February 15, 2018 2:23 AM Judy Greer joins Jim Carrey in comedy series ‘Kidding’

Judy Greer joins Jim Carrey in Showtime series ‘Kidding’, directed by Michel Gondry. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, Feb 15 — Judy Greer has joined the cast of comedy series Kidding, coming this year to US cable network Showtime, reports Variety. The American actress — who currently stars in The 15:17 to Paris — joins Jim Carrey, who takes the lead in the series 26

February 6, 2018 1:07 PM ‘Class of 2018’ Oscar nominees meet for yearly luncheon (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Feb 6 — Academy Award nominees mingled at a glitzy luncheon in Beverly Hills yesterday. Among the nominees greeting the Academy’s president were Margot Robbie, Timothee Chalamet, Gary Oldman and Saoirse Ronan. The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri have emerged as front runners for the Oscar best picture prize with nominations 27