Nominee News, Insider Updates and the Oscar Scoop
  • The Academy Awards' 2014 host, Ellen DeGeneres, dances her way into the Oscar season, with direction from Paul Feig and music from Fitz and the Tantrums. Read More
  • Television icon Ellen DeGeneres will return to host the Oscars® for a second time, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. Read More
  • Backstage at the 2013 Oscars
    • By Valerie Ciliento
    Check out some of these never-before-seen photos from the 2013 Oscars and its exclusive after party, the Governors Ball: Read More
  • Over 2,800 Oscars have been presented since the first ceremony took place at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in 1929. Winners’ reactions to this honor, considered the highest achievement in the film industry, have ranged from joyous surprise to modest and understated victory. The following are some truly unforgettable Oscar moments: Read More
  • Musical Mayhem, Oscars Style
    • By Robert Klinger
    Music can help set a specific tone for a single scene, an entire film or a live event like the Oscars. Here are some moments of musical mayhem from various Oscar nights: Read More
  • Top 5 Funniest Oscar Moments
    • By Robert Klinger
    Oscar-winning movies and roles are rarely funny but on occasion celebrity acceptance speeches are. Here are some of the funnier moments from previous Oscar broadcasts: Read More
  • Oscars' Most Touching Moments
    • By Robert Klinger
    Both on-screen and off, emotions can carry a moment like nothing else, touching our heart strings and leaving lasting impressions. Here are some of Oscars’ most touching moments: Read More