| Dec 16, 2010
| 7:30 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The British monarchy drama "The King's Speech" and the boxing tale "The Fighter" led the Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nominations each Thursday, among them honors for Colin Firth, Christian Bale and Helena Bonham Carter.
| Feb 23, 2011
So will it be "The King's Speech" or "The Social Network" that wins the top prize Sunday at the 83rd Academy Awards?
"The Social Network," the acclaimed drama about how Harvard computer nerds created the social networking site Facebook, had been the...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 9:26 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The British monarchy tale "The King's Speech" led Golden Globe contenders Tuesday with seven nominations, including best drama and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush.
Other best-drama nominees...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 1:13 PM
BOSTON, MA -- The mother of retired champion boxer Micky Ward died early Monday in Boston, the Lowell Sun reported.
Alice Ward, 79, suffered cardiac arrest in January.
Doctors at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital took her off life support on...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 2:00 PM
A night after winning top honors at the Directors Guild, "The King's Speech" picked up the trophy for outstanding cast at the 17th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Sunday night, and Colin Firth nabbed lead actor honors for his performance in the film....
| Jan 17, 2011
The opposite of dull and deferential is not snotty and abusive.
Just a little notion someone might have mentioned to Ricky Gervais before he once again took the stage at the Beverly Hilton on Sunday night as host of the 2011 Golden Globes. Last year, the...
| Feb 28, 2011
For a not-so-brief moment, the Oscars became "The Kirk and Melissa Show."
In an evening marked by predictability, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas and veteran actress Melissa Leo provided perhaps the most spontaneous — and bleeped — sequence...
| Feb 28, 2011
They played it safe, and who could blame them?
The 83rd Academy Awards opened with hosts Anne Hathaway and James Franco taking an "Inception"-inspired journey through the dreams of former host Alec Baldwin, dreams that turned out to be clips from...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the short list for live action short films. British actor John Hurt stars in two of the films on the list that will move on to the next round of nominations....
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Surprising stats from the most famous awards show of them all...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Oscar has lined up many big-name presenters, notably Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks and Angelina Jolie. The four acting winners from last year -- Christian Bale, Colin Firth, Melissa Leo and Natalie Portman -- will present, the Oscar producers announced today....