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Academy Awards: American awards given annually for excellence in cinematic achievements
The Academy Awards, more popularly known as the Oscars, are awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. Given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), the awards are an international recognition of excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership. The various category winners are awarded a copy of a golden statuette, officially called the "Academy Award of Merit", although more commonly referred to by its nickname "Oscar". The statuette depicts a knight rendered in Art Deco style.

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Russell Crowe's property scorched by Australian bushfires

Bushfires raging across Australia's east coast destroyed two buildings on a rural property owned by Russell Crowe, the Oscar-winning actor said on Twitter on Wednesday.
Reuters - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: The Secret Life of Pets 2

movie review: the secret life of pets 2
by Graham Pierrepoint - THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2 IMDb Dir: Chris Renaud Starring Patton Oswalt, Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Tiffany Haddish, Lake Bell, Nick Kroll, Dana Carvey, Ellie..
One News Page Staff - Published

Videos for Academy Awards


Alicia Vikander has strict s*x scene policy [Video]Alicia Vikander has strict s*x scene policy

Oscar winner Alicia Vikander has adopted a strict single-take policy when it comes to filming s*x scenes.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:39Published

World's best timepieces showcased at Geneva's Grand Prix D’Horlogerie [Video]World's best timepieces showcased at Geneva's Grand Prix D’Horlogerie

The Grand Prix D’Horlogerie is the watch industry’s equivalent of the Oscars. From diamond encrusted showstoppers to the most intricate and mechanical of creations, there's a lot to admire. View on..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:58Published

Oscar-Winner Asif Kapadia on 'Diego Maradona' Doc | Documentary Roundtable [Video]Oscar-Winner Asif Kapadia on 'Diego Maradona' Doc | Documentary Roundtable

Alex Gibney ('Citizen K'), Lauren Greenfield ('The Kingmaker'), Asif Kapadia ('Diego Maradona'), Todd Douglas Miller ('Apollo 11'), Julia Reichert ('The Factory') and Nanfu Wang ('One Child Nation')..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 05:05Published

Lady Gaga's Post-Show Routine Will Give You The Chills [Video]Lady Gaga's Post-Show Routine Will Give You The Chills

Lady Gaga is global megastar, with Grammy awards for her singing and an Oscar for her acting. But according to Allure Magazine, the business tycoon is also an athlete. For evidence of her athleticism,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Pioneering actress Diahann Carroll dies at 84 [Video]Pioneering actress Diahann Carroll dies at 84

Tony-winning actress and singer Diahann Carroll passes away in her home in Los Angeles at 84. Freddie Joyner has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:20Published

From campy clown to terrifying madman, Joker no longer a laughing matter [Video]From campy clown to terrifying madman, Joker no longer a laughing matter

"Joker" offers chilling twist on one of the most famous villains in comic book history. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:07Published

Royal kick off: Olivia Colman, Sarah Ferguson attend BFI LFF preview gala [Video]Royal kick off: Olivia Colman, Sarah Ferguson attend BFI LFF preview gala

Britain's Duchess of York hints that her daughter, Princess Beatrice's upcoming wedding will be held in Britain. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:37Published

A family’s experience of war inspires Kosovo’s entry for the Oscars [Video]A family’s experience of war inspires Kosovo’s entry for the Oscars

A film about the war in Kosovo has been submitted for best international feature at next year's Oscars. 'Zana' is inspired by events that happened to the family of director Antoneta Kastrati during the..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:57Published

Will Smith reflects on ageing process as he celebrates 51st birthday [Video]Will Smith reflects on ageing process as he celebrates 51st birthday

Hollywood star Will Smith and Oscar-winning director Ang Lee speak at a fan event in Budapest ahead of the release of their new film Gemini Man. Will Smith has said he is "peaceful" and "accepting of..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:00Published

Actor Terrence Howard receives star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame [Video]Actor Terrence Howard receives star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

U.S. actor Terrence Howard received the 2,674 star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:54Published

Matthew McConaughey To Become A Full-Time Professor [Video]Matthew McConaughey To Become A Full-Time Professor

Academy award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey will now be known as Professor McConaughey. According to Business Insider, he'll be teaching full-time at UT's Moody College of Communication in Austin,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

 

Oscar fame turns to curse for sisters who starred in feted film

Sneha and Suman had just starred in ‘Period. End of Sentence’ which won an Oscar and they thought it was the beginning of a fairy tale. The documentary was filmed on the sanitary pad-making unit in..
IndiaTimes - Published

Why Is Green Book's Oscars Triumph Causing Controversy?

why is green book's oscars triumph causing controversy?
by Graham Pierrepoint - Many viewers lauded the recent 2019 Academy Awards to be the best ceremony there had been in many years. Thanks to an increase in the diversity of winners and in the removal..
One News Page Staff - Published

Oscars 2019: Who Won the Big Awards?

oscars 2019: who won the big awards?
by Graham Pierrepoint - We’ve just seen the biggest event in the Hollywood calendar come to pass, and as always, there were a number of upsets and surprises. The Academy Awards, otherwise known..
One News Page Staff - Published

No Host for 2019 Oscars – but Big-Name Presenters Revealed

no host for 2019 oscars – but big-name presenters revealed
by Alice Monroe - Following comedian and actor Kevin Hart’s resignation from hosting duties at this year’s Academy Awards, speculation has been rife as to who could step in and take his..
One News Page Staff - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: Vice

movie review: vice
by Graham Pierrepoint - VICE IMDb Dir: Adam McKay Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Tyler Perry, Alison Pill, Jesse Plemons 4.5 STARS (out of 5) Vice was always..
One News Page Staff - Published

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