Wrongfully imprisoned US boxer `Hurricane` Carter dies

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the prizefighter whose racially tinged wrongful murder conviction made him a symbol of injustice and a pop culture cause, died on Sunday at the age of 76.

Sandra Bullock will earn at least $70 mln for `Gravity`

Sandra Bullock will reportedly make 70 million dollars if not more for starring in Alfonso Cuaron-helmed ` Gravity`.

Skin show in `Gravity` worried Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock wondered why certain scenes in "Gravity" required her to show her derriere.

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`.

Robert Redford raps studio after Oscars snub

Veteran US actor Robert Redford said Thursday he was not upset by failing to win an Oscar nomination, but said the distributors of his latest film did not campaign fully for it.

Oscar 2014: `American Hustle`, `Gravity` dominate nominations

The nominations for the 86th edition of the Academy Awards was announced here Thursday and crime-comedy drama `American Hustle` and 3D sci-fi thriller `Gravity` top the list with 10 nods each.

Revealing the truth behind `Oscar appeal` movies

On the eve of the Oscar nominations, slated to be declared Jan 16, here comes a fascinating study that reveals the logic behind tough decisions studios make to get an Oscar nomination.

Adele compares herself to Meryl Streep after Oscar nomination

Adele is set to make her first appearance since giving birth at this year’s Oscars after getting nominated for the award for Best Song with single ‘Skyfall.’

Oscar nomination would be a dream: Katy Perry

Pop star Katy Perry says she would be on cloud nine if she gets nominated for an Oscar for her song `Wide Awake` from concert movie `Part of Me 3D`.

`Barfi!` to compete with 70 films for Oscar nomination

Indian filmmaker Anurag Basu`s ‘Barfi!’ is among a record 71 films vying for a nomination in the best foreign language film category for the 85th Academy Awards.

Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman cried after Oscar nomination

Actress Nicole Kidman cried after learning that she has got an Oscar nomination for her role in "Rabbit Hole". The actress says her two-and-a-half-year-old daughter Sunday was upset to see her in tears.

Portman `honoured` by Oscar nomination for `Black Swan`

Hollywood actress Natalie Portman is `honoured` for being nominated in the best actress category for `Black Swan` at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards and thanks director Darren Aronofsky for the success of the movie