Academy Awards

Feb 092015
 
JACK BLACK TO PERFORM AT THE OSCARS®

The versatile actor, singer and comedian Jack Black will make a special appearance at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. “Jack Black is a complete original comic voice and we’re beyond thrilled that he […]

Feb 062015
 
Blanchett, Leto, McConaughey And Nyong’o To Present At 87th OSCARS®

OSCAR® WINNERS BLANCHETT, LETO, MCCONAUGHEY AND NYONG’O TO RETURN AS PRESENTERS AT 87TH OSCARS® Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey and Lupita Nyong’o, last year’s Oscar winners in the leading actress, supporting actor and supporting actress categories, will return to present at this year’s Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The […]

Feb 052015
 
The Academy Celebrates Nominees One Week Long

ACADEMY’S OSCAR® WEEK EVENTS CELEBRATE THIS YEAR’S NOMINEES In the week leading up to the 87th Oscars®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a series of public programs celebrating this year’s nominees in the Animated Feature Film, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Foreign Language Film, Makeup and Hairstyling, and Short Film […]

Feb 042015
 
2015 GOVERNORS BALL CREATIVE TEAM

ACADEMY ANNOUNCES 2015 GOVERNORS BALL CREATIVE TEAM Academy governor Jeffrey Kurland, event producer Cheryl Cecchetto and master chef Wolfgang Puck will return to create this year’s Governors Ball, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ official post-Oscar® celebration, which will immediately follow the 87th Oscars® ceremony on Sunday, February 22. The Ball’s 1,500 invited […]

Feb 022015
 
87th Oscars® Nominees Luncheon

On the 2nd of February 2015 more than 150 Oscar nominees, along with 87th Oscars® host Neil Patrick Harris, met at noon at the Beverly Hilton where the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored them at its annual Nominees Luncheon. Among the attendees were Lead Actor and Actress nominees, Steve Carell, Bradley Cooper, […]

Feb 022015
 
Tim McGraw To Honor Glen Campbell At The OSCARS®

COUNTRY SUPERSTAR TIM MCGRAW TO PERFORM FOR GLEN CAMPBELL AT THE OSCARS® Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter and actor Tim McGraw will perform the Oscar®-nominated song “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” for Glen Campbell at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, […]

Feb 022015
 
OSCAR® NOMINEES TO BE HONORED AT ACADEMY LUNCHEON

More than 150 Oscar nominees, along with 87th Oscars® host Neil Patrick Harris, will come together at noon on Monday, February 2, at the Beverly Hilton when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honors this year’s Oscar contenders at its annual Nominees Luncheon. Among the Lead Actor and Actress nominees, Steve Carell, Bradley […]

Feb 012015
 
British Singer, Songwriter And Actress Rita Ora Will Sing At The OSCARS®

BRIT PHENOM RITA ORA TO PERFORM AT THE OSCARS® Singer, songwriter and actress Rita Ora will perform the Oscar®-nominated song “Grateful” at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. “International recording artist, Rita Ora, will […]

Jan 302015
 
Common And John Legend To Perform Their Oscar®-Nominated Song “Glory” At The 87th Oscars

OSCAR® NOMINEES COMMON AND JOHN LEGEND TO PERFORM TOGETHER AT THE OSCARS® Musical artists Common and John Legend will perform their Oscar®-nominated song “Glory” at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. “Common and John […]

Jan 292015
 
Original Multimedia Musical Sequence “Moving Pictures” Is Being Written For The OSCARS

“LET IT GO” OSCAR®-WINNING TEAM KRISTEN ANDERSON-LOPEZ AND ROBERT LOPEZ WRITE ORIGINAL MUSICAL NUMBER FOR OSCAR HOST NEIL PATRICK HARRIS Oscar host Neil Patrick Harris and show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron shared that the Oscar-winning songwriting team from “Frozen,” Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, are in the midst of writing an original multimedia, […]

Jan 282015
 
“TEAM OSCAR®” Winners Announced By Channing Tatum On Jimmy Kimmel Live

CHANNING TATUM REVEALS “TEAM OSCAR®” WINNERS ON “JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE” Winners to Appear on Oscars® Telecast Actor Channing Tatum announced the winners of “Team Oscar” during his appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” The winners will deliver Oscar statuettes to celebrity presenters at the 87th Oscars on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. Team Oscar winners […]

Jan 272015
 
Adam Levine To Perform At The OSCARS

MUSIC SUPERSTAR ADAM LEVINE TO PERFORM AT THE OSCARS Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter and actor Adam Levine will perform the Oscar®-nominated song “Lost Stars” at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC. “Adam Levine is […]

Jan 152015
 
Complete List Of Oscar Nominations

87TH OSCARS® NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED Directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams, actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards® today (January 15th). For the first time, nominees in all 24 categories were announced live. Cuarón and Abrams announced the nominees in 11 categories at 5:30 a.m. PT, […]

Jan 142015
 
Oscars® Nominations Announcement LIVE On Anything L.A.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will announce the 87th Oscars® Nominations on Thursday, January 15th 2015, 5:30 a.m. PST at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California. You’ll be able to watch the LIVE stream of 2014 Oscars® Nominations Announcement LIVE On Anything L.A.! (To view 2014 Oscars® Nominations Announcement LIVE, […]

Jan 102015
 
A FIRST: OSCAR® NOMINATIONS IN ALL CATEGORIES TO BE ANNOUNCED LIVE

FOR THE FIRST TIME, ACADEMY TO ANNOUNCE OSCAR® NOMINATIONS IN ALL 24 CATEGORIES LIVE NOMINATIONS TO BE DELIVERED IN NEW TWO-PART PRESENTATION CHRIS PINE AND ACADEMY PRESIDENT CHERYL BOONE ISAACS TO PRESENT NOMINATIONS IN 13 CATEGORIES INCLUDING BEST PICTURE ALFONSO CUARÓN AND J.J. ABRAMS TO PRESENT SPECIAL EARLY ANNOUNCEMENT OF 11 CATEGORIES GLOBAL LIVE STREAM […]

Dec 252014
 
9 Foreign Language Films Closer To Winning 2014 OSCAR®

9 FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILMS ADVANCE IN OSCAR® RACE Nine features will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 87th Academy Awards®. Eighty-three films had originally been considered in the category. The films, listed in alphabetical order by country, are: Argentina, “Wild Tales,” Damián Szifrón, director; Estonia, “Tangerines,” […]

Dec 232014
 
79 ORIGINAL SONGS VIE FOR 2014 OSCAR®

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 79 songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2014 are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 87th Oscars®. The original songs, along with the motion picture in which each song is featured, are listed below in alphabetical order […]

Dec 192014
 
CHANNING TATUM RETURNS TO “TEAM OSCAR®”

CHANNING TATUM RETURNS TO “TEAM OSCAR®” Winning Filmmakers to Appear on Oscars® Telecast Channing Tatum, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, and the Academy today launched “Team Oscar” by inviting the next generation of filmmakers to create a short video and vie for the opportunity to appear onstage during the live Oscar broadcast. Winners […]

Dec 182014
 
323 FEATURE FILMS COMPETE FOR 2014 BEST PICTURE OSCAR®

Three hundred twenty-three feature films are eligible for the 2014 Academy Awards®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. To be eligible for 87th Academy Awards consideration, feature films must open in a commercial motion picture theater in Los Angeles County by midnight, December 31, and begin a minimum run of seven […]

Dec 092014
 
10 Films In The Running For Visual Effects Oscar 2014

10 CONTENDERS REMAIN IN VFX OSCAR® RACE The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 87th Oscars®. 10 Films In The Running For Visual Effects Oscar 2014 are listed below in alphabetical order: “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” “Dawn […]