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Academy Awards

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  • Oscars 2015: Julianne Moore wins for lead actress

    Oscars 2015: Julianne Moore wins for lead actress
    Julianne Moore won her first Academy Award for lead actress Sunday for her performance as a professor grappling with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease in “Still Alice.” “I read an article that said that winning an Oscar could...
  • Academy Awards 2015: Complete list of Oscar nominees and winners

    Academy Awards 2015: Complete list of Oscar nominees and winners
    "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" won the Oscar for best picture at the 87th Academy Awards. "Birdman" was one of the top winners of the night, also winning for director, original screenplay and cinematography. Eddie Redmayne won the...
  • Oscars 2015: If we must #AskHerMore, actresses should turn down fashion bucks

    Oscars 2015: If we must #AskHerMore, actresses should turn down fashion bucks
    Is the red carpet sexist? This awards show season, several pundits have suggested that we should be asking women about what they are doing, not who they are wearing. A couple years ago, a social media hashtag cropped up urging people to #AskHerMore. And...
  • Oscars 2015: The shawl-collar tuxedo rules the red carpet

    Oscars 2015: The shawl-collar tuxedo rules the red carpet
    Another noticeable men’s trend on the 87th Academy Awards red carpet is the unusually deep bench of tuxedo jackets with a shawl-collar lapel. Considered the most formal of the three styles (the other two being notch lapel and peak lapel), it’s...
  • Oscars 2015: Men go with pocket squares, shawl collars -- and risks

    Oscars 2015: Men go with pocket squares, shawl collars -- and risks
    The men hitting the red carpet at the 87th Academy Awards seemed to be divided into two broad camps. The overwhelming majority were traditionalists, arriving dutifully in their mostly unremarkable, mostly black, peak-lapel tuxedos. But there were also a...
  • Oscars 2015: Statement jewelry on the red carpet

    Oscars 2015: Statement jewelry on the red carpet
    The Oscars is when jewelers open up the vaults and bring out the best bling, on loan of course, for Hollywood’s biggest stars to parade down the red carpet. And this year was no exception. FULL COVERAGE: Oscars 2015 Not only were there...
  • Oscars 2015: Saint Laurent coming on strong

    Oscars 2015: Saint Laurent coming on strong
    Saint Laurent is coming on strong on the Oscars red carpet. I was wondering why Hedi Slimane’s rocker-chic label wasn’t more of a presence on the Grammys red carpet earlier this month, and this may be why: Slimane, who is based part time...
  • Oscars: Best, worst moments

    Oscars: Best, worst moments
    The best moments in the long Academy Awards telecast had nothing to do with host Neil Patrick Harris, who had a very off night. The night's biggest surprise was Lady Gaga's heartfelt tribute to "The Sound of Music," which received a loving endorsement...
  • Oscars 2015: Alejandro G. Inarritu wins for director

    Oscars 2015: Alejandro G. Inarritu wins for director
    Alejandro G. Iñárritu calls “Birdman” a “miracle,” downplaying his role in the movie, saying that “if this is considered a great film, it has nothing to do with me.” Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...
  • Oscars 2015: J.K. Simmons expounds on lean times and success

    Oscars 2015: J.K. Simmons expounds on lean times and success
    In his Oscar-winning moment, J.K. Simmons chose to thank not his colleagues and professional team but his family — and urged others to reach out to their moms and dads, and to listen to them. He was greeted with a big wave of applause. "I got...
  • Oscars 2015: Julianne Moore and the art of effortlessness

    Oscars 2015: Julianne Moore and the art of effortlessness
    As beautiful as Julianne Moore is, that cascading red hair, those flashing green eyes, that killer smile, there is an earthiness and an edginess about the actress and her performances that define the woman she is and the women she becomes on-screen....