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This year the Academy Awards have almost been overshadowed by the controversy over a lack of diversity in their nominations. Sylvester Stallone is up for an Oscar for his role in Creed and has an interesting take on the topic of boycotting the ceremony.
The Academy Awards are the pinnacle prize for professional actors. Great actors routinely give great performances, so itís no surprise that many actors have been nominated several times. However, for these 10 actors, the odds have been against them repeatedly.
While always a hot topic of discussion, this year, the Academy Awards have almost been overshadowed by the controversy about the lack of diversity in the nominations. And now Will Smith has chimed in with his take.
The biggest awards for movies in the world should be a fun celebration of an incredibly popular art form. Instead, this year itís become the home for controversy. A number of different actors have voiced their opinions on the topic. One says we should scrap it all.
Ever since the #OscarsSoWhite controversy broke out following this yearís nominations all eyes have been on one man, host Chris Rock. While some have called for him to step down the comedian and actor has decided that he will stay on board to host the ceremony.
The Oscars are designed to recognize the best in the various aspects of filmmaking. Somehow weíre supposed to add up all the individual parts and then look at the sum total and decide which movie was the best one of the year. We don't have to do that with acting.
In response to the mounting controversy against the 88th Annual Academy Awards, brand new criteria for all prospective members to follow were released. Now, what was supposed to encourage diversity may be alienating a new bloc of voters.
Watch Saturday Night Live hilariously skewer the recent racial controversy surrounding the Academy Award nominations.
Danny DeVito recently spoke up during an interview at the Sundance Film Festival as to what he believes the problem in Hollywood, and the country as a whole is.
Sometimes the movies and performances that we remember, that truly stand the test of time, don't wind up winning Academy Awards, and sometimes lesser movies do. Here are 10 Oscar winners that took home a statue for the wrong movie.
Spike Lee is now insisting that he isn't boycotting the Oscars, instead he's just going to be really busy watching the Knicks.
If there was one thing that Will learned on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air itís that you do not want to mess with Aunt Viv. Life is now imitating art as Janet Hubert has come out with a new video blog and has taken her former costar, and his wife to task.
This year's crop of Academy Award nominees have come under fire for lacking ethnic diversity, and the backlash is so great that even The Academy themselves understand that something needs to be done.
If you've been waiting for an Oscar crash course, your day has arrived! Check out all 87 Best Picture winners in this supercut of the best and the brightest that The Academy have named their Best Pictures.
While the Oscars are still over a month away, another major awards show took place last night which may have given us some insight into the choices that will be made on February 28th.
Will Packer, producer of Straight Outta Compton has some strong words regarding the lack of diversity among this year's Oscar nominations.
As with most years, when the Academy Award nominations came out yesterday they received criticism for a lack of diversity, and this year New York City's mayor even called out the Oscars on this front.
There are a lot of deserving actors, writers, directors, and others nominated for Academy Awards. There is also, however, a subset of those nominated for both an Oscar and a Razzie. Here are the 2016 individuals with that dubious honor.
What were the most surprising turn of events during this morningís nomination announcements for the 88th annual Academy Awards? Read on to find out!
With the announcement just a few hours away at this point, everyone and their mother is trying to figure out what films will be nominated for an Academy Award, and one group is using math to predict the Oscars.