Academy Awards

The 1942 Oscar statuette was won by Joseph Wright for art direction in "My Gal Sal," which starred Rita Hayworth. (Getty Images)

Academy Sues Over Sale Of Oscar Statuette

Academy Awards organizers want back a 1942 Oscar awarded to Joseph Wright; it was recently sold at auction for over $79,000.


An anonymous buyer pays $79,000 for 1942 Oscar won by Joseph C. Wright for his work on "My Gal Sal."(Getty Images)

1942 Oscar Auctioned In Rhode Island

Anonymous buyer pays $79,000 for 1942 Oscar won by Joseph C. Wright for his work on “My Gal Sal.”


"12 Years A Slave" (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

“12 Years A Slave” Tops At Academy Awards

“12 Years a Slave” won the best picture Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards. Also winning Oscars for best actress and best actor were Cate Blanchett for “Blue Jasmine” and Matthew McConaughey for “Dallas Buyers Club.” Lupita Nyong’o of “12 Years a Slave,” and Jared Leto of “Dallas Buyers Club” took supporting acting honors. The Academy Awards were handed out Sunday night in Los Angeles.


HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: (L-R) Best Actor and Best Supporting actors Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto pose backstage with Best Supporting Actress winner Lupita Nyong'o during the Oscars held at Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

List Of Oscar Winners

List of winners at Sunday’s 86th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Best Picture: “12 Years a Slave.” Actor: Matthew McConaughey, “Dallas Buyers Club.” Actress: Cate Blanchett, “Blue […]


BAFTA Red CARPET (Tim Whitby/Getty Images_)

Yale Drama School Grad Trying To Take Film Awards Season In Stride

Lupita Nyong’o is preparing herself for normalcy. After the frenzy that’s followed her gripping performance in “12 Years a Slave,” she wants to be ready for life back home in New York.


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Competitive Year In Oscar Nominations

In a hydra-headed Oscar race, “American Hustle,” “12 Years a Slave” and “Gravity” all have legitimate claims to favorite status.


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Top Ways To Party Like A Movie Star In Connecticut

Nothing screams glamour, luxury, adventure and decadence like Hollywood. Always a beacon across the world, Hollywood particularly comes into its own every year on the night of the Academy Awards.


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Complete 2012 Oscars Coverage

Keep up with the Oscars, from the nominees to the red carpet to the podium. And the Oscar goes to…



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