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Javed, Farhan Akhtar proud of Zoya over Academy's membership

Veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar and actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar are happy for their family member and filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, who has joined the list of new members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that organises the annual Oscar awards.

Jul 02, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

Judge films on artistic merit: Netflix's Oscar stance

The film is also required to have a run of at least seven consecutive days at the theatres.

Mar 19, 2019, 20:54 PM IST

Oscars 2019: 'Green Book' surprises as Best Picture winner, halts 'Roma' wave

She was gracious in her shining moment and acknowledged Close in her speech.

Feb 25, 2019, 23:26 PM IST

George Clooney, Brad Pitt among Hollywood actors yelling 'cut' over Oscar award changes

Sandra Bullock, Emma Stone and Jon Hamm also added their names to an open letter signed by directors Martin Scorsese, Spike Lee and Alfonso Cuaron demanding the decision be reversed.

Feb 15, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Academy to have four Oscar presentations during commercial Breaks

The ceremony will air Sunday, February 24.

Feb 12, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Donald Trump mocks Oscars 2018 for poor ratings, says he is the only star around

This is not the first time that Trump has gloated over the ratings of his critics.

Mar 06, 2018, 23:23 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

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant nominated for an Oscar

Bryant was nominated in the category of best animated short for his film 'Dear Basketball' in collaboration with Glen Keane and composer John Williams.

Jan 24, 2018, 15:39 PM IST

Academy Awards 2018: India's Newton among 92 entries for foreign language film

Newton, a Hindi film set against the backdrop of elections in the world's largest democracy, was last month chosen as India's official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars 2018.

Oct 06, 2017, 11:56 AM IST

Oscars 2017: Not ‘La la Land’ but 'Moonlight' emerges 'Best Picture' winner after announcement blunder

One of the most prestigious film awards ceremony - the 89th Academy Awards was held at Hollywood`s Dolby Theatre.

Feb 27, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Oscars 2017: Jimmy Kimmel cracks Trump jokes as 89th Academy Awards

Soon after Justin Timberlake opened the gala with some upbeat music, Kimmel wasted no time putting the A-list audience in a political state of mind.

Feb 27, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Academy Awards 2017: India’s AR Rahman misses Oscar nomination

AR Rahman, the Mozart of Madras, who had won two Oscars in 2009, stood a chance at two nominations for his work for ‘Pele: Birth of a Legend’, a biographical film about the early life of Brazilian footballer Pelé. 

Jan 25, 2017, 09:52 AM IST

Academy Awards 2017: Meryl Streep breaks own record with 20th Oscar nomination

Meryl Streep was nominated for best actress for her role in comedy biopic ‘Florence Foster Jenkins,’ which tells the story of a singing socialite in New York.

Jan 25, 2017, 09:37 AM IST

Priyanka Chopra wants bikini body tips from ‘hottie’ Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt expressed her admiration for her senior Priyanka Chopra and in return received best wishes for her upcoming film – ‘Kapoor and Sons’.

Mar 02, 2016, 08:35 AM IST

Here’s what Kamal Hassan has to say about Priyanka Chopra

The former Miss World has ‘Baywatch’ in her kitty and will hit the silver screen in India this week with ‘Jai Gangaajal’.

Mar 01, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

Oscar Awards 2016: Saeed Jaffrey honoured

Saeed, who passed away in London in November last year and was posthumously named for the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award earlier this year, got a musical tribute by Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters.

Feb 29, 2016, 11:17 AM IST

Oscar Awards 2016: Finally! Leonardo DiCaprio bags his first Academy Award

Leonardo DiCaprio bagged his first Academy Award for his performance in ‘The Revenant’ and accepted it with utmost humility.

Feb 29, 2016, 10:52 AM IST

Oscar Awards 2016: Bright colours beat monochrome on red carpet

Priyanka Chopra opted for a white embellished strapless gown by Lebanese designer Zuhair Murad at her maiden Oscars where she is also presenting.

Feb 29, 2016, 08:03 AM IST

VIDEO: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal's acting bid to win Oscar

United won the match 3-2 to dent Gunners' title bid, but more importantly it seemed to have amused the gathering at Greater Manchester.

Feb 28, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

'Sun-kissed' Priyanka Chopra off to Oscars!

Bollywood bombshell Priyanka Chopra who has been hogging the limelight for all the right reasons has no stopping.

Feb 27, 2016, 17:35 PM IST