Academy adds new Oscar category for popular films

From next year, there will be an award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film.


Aug 08, 2018, 22:39 PM IST

Academy mulls banning ''double-dipping'' at Oscars, Emmys

The Academy is considering a new rule where award submitters would be forced to "pick their pathway" between the Oscars and the Emmys.

Mar 01, 2018, 21:26 PM IST

Class of 2017: Deepika Padukone feels 'honoured' to be an Academy member

Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone made her smashing international debut with Vin Diesel starrer 'xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage' early this year. The actress gained global recognition and since then she has been spotted attending various fashion shows and big events internationally.

Jul 19, 2017, 11:29 AM IST

The Academy sets Oscar dates for next four years

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC have announced that the 90th Oscars will be held on March 4, 2018, and also declared the dates till 2021.

Apr 05, 2017, 18:06 PM IST

Oscars 2017: Academy offers apology on best picture announcement gaffe

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued an apology for the best picture mix-up at the 89th Oscars ceremony. In a statement, the Academy said it deeply regretted the error made at the prestigious awards ceremony while giving away the best picture trophy.

Feb 28, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

24 players picked for NBA Academy in India

The 24 players will now have a solid platform to prepare for the opportunity to move into the professional ranks

Feb 11, 2017, 17:21 PM IST

Academy delays museum opening to spring 2018

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is now targeting a spring 2018 opening, a delay of several months due to planning details. Last month, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences reached an agreement with Fix the City, an advocacy group with concerns about the impact of the museum on the mid-Wilshire neighborhood, reported Variety.

Oct 04, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Special: Know how 'The Great Khali' trains young talents at his academy

Know how 'The Great Khali' imparts training to young talents at his academy in Jalandhar.

Jul 26, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Academy invites 322 new members

"Slumdog Millionaire" star Dev Patel, this year's best actor Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne, Benedict Cumberbatch, David Oyelowo and Felicity Jones are among the 322 people, who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as members.

Jun 27, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Academy considering return to five best picture nomination

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is reportedly seriously considering a return to its former policy of having only five best picture nominees.

Mar 04, 2015, 13:06 PM IST

Academy to announce Oscar nominations in all 24 categories

For the first time, the Oscars will be announced live in all 24 categories and in two parts, Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today.

Jan 10, 2015, 13:45 PM IST

Transfer ban an opportunity for youngsters: Barcelona coach Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique believes the club`s famed academy can help minimise the impact of a ban on signing players for a year handed down by FIFA.

Jan 03, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Anglian, Brazilian club to set up academies across India

After inking a partnership in July this year, Anglian Management Group (AMG) and Brazilian club Clube Atletico Paranaense (CAP) are looking to expand their relationship by setting up grassroots and coaching academies across India.

Dec 14, 2014, 18:07 PM IST

Separate training for teachers to educate differentially-abled kids: Irani

A separate academy would be set up to train teachers to impart education to differentially-abled children and address their challenges, HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Monday said.

Nov 25, 2014, 00:21 AM IST

Academy to premiere digitally restored `It Happened One Night`

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will premiere a new, digitally restored version of Clark Gable starrer 1934 best picture winner `It Happened One Night`.

Jul 11, 2014, 16:49 PM IST

Academy sues Oscar winner`s heirs for auctioning award

A Oscar statuette awarded in 1942 is at the center of a new lawsuit against the heirs of late Oscar-winner Joseph Wright and the auction house which allegedly sold his award.

Jul 02, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Women Football Academy produces best footballers of India

For players, disciples and well-wishers of Women Football Academy, Kakching, the academy is not just a learning institute for the game of football but it is about building legacy, journey of a person to a fine footballer where it gets groom to match the quality of the set standard.

Jun 21, 2014, 23:09 PM IST

Barca fullback Montoya extends contract to 2018

Barcelona fullback Martin Montoya has agreed a four-year contract extension until the end of the 2017-18 season, the Spanish champions said on Saturday.

Mar 23, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

Van Persie, Phil Neville ditch Man Utd to send kids to Man City`s training academy

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie and Old Trafford legend Phil Neville have reportedly sent their young sons to join the training academy of their club`s archrivals Manchester City.

Mar 19, 2014, 10:36 AM IST