John Travolta `beating` himself for error at Oscars

Actor John Travolta, who recently mispronounced actress-singer Idina Menzel`s name at the 86th Academy Awards held here recently, has apologised for the same.

Oscar 2014 preview: Five things to look out for

The Academy Awards 2014 is the biggest star studded event that the entire world looks forward to. As we gear up for the show that goes live in a few hours, here is preview of the 10 things one must watch out for during the show.

What can an Oscar change, wonders Hollywood hairstylist

Adruitha Lee, nominated in the make-up and hairstyling category of the 86th Academy Awards for `Dallas Buyers Club`, wonders what changes can an Oscar victory bring in one`s life.

Shankar Mahadevan`s song nominated for Honesty Oscar Awards

Singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan is on cloud nine as `Mujhse hogi shurvaat` by I Paid a Bribe and the Shankar Mahadevan Academy has been nominated in the best activist anthem category of Honesty Oscars 2014.

Tony winner Idina Menzel to perform at the Oscars

Tony Award winning singer, songwriter and actress Idina Menzel will, for the first time, perform the Oscar nominated song `Let it Go` for a global television audience at the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced.

U2 to perform `Ordinary Love` at the Oscars

World renowned rock band U2 will perform their Oscar-nominated song, `Ordinary Love` for a global audience at the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. U2’s exclusive Oscar show performance will be the first time the band will perform the song live.

Karen O to perform `The Moon Song` at the Oscars

Singer-songwriter Karen O will, for the first time, perform the Oscar-nominated original song `The Moon Song` for a global television audience on the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today.

Academy orchestrates Oscar concert celebrating nominated scores, songs

For the first time as part of its annual Oscar Week events, the Academy will present a live `Oscar Concert` celebrating this year`s nominated scores and songs on Thursday, February 27, at 8 p.m. at UCLA`s Royce Hall.

Robin Roberts, Lara Spencer, Jess Cagle and Tyson Beckford to host Oscars `Red Carpet Live` Show

`Good Morning America` anchors Robin Roberts and Lara Spencer, and Jess Cagle, editor of People and editorial director of Entertainment Weekly, return to host the Oscars `Red Carpet Live` show, along with actor, model and television host Tyson Beckford.

Bette Midler to perform on the Oscars

Two-time Oscar nominated actress and multiple Grammy Award winning singer Bette Midler will perform for the first time on the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live.

Oscar favourite: `The Wolf`, `Gravity` tops Bollywood directors` list

Oscar is round the corner and Indian filmmakers have their list of favourites ready and "The Wolf Of Wall Street", "Gravity" and "12 Year`s A Slave" top the list.

Sandra Bullock nervous of meeting ex-boyfriend Ryan Gosling?

Actress Sandra Bullock is reportedly nervous and uneasy about bumping into her former boyfriend Ryan Gosling during the 86th Academy Awards.

I didn`t think I had a chance: Meryl Streep on Oscar nomination

Meryl Streep did not think she would bag a record 18th Oscar nomination for her role in `August: Osage County`.

2014 Oscars to take place on March 2

The 86th annual Oscar Awards will take place on March 2, 2014 while the 87th Oscar presenatation would happen on February 22, the Academy has announced.