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Chris Rock Confirmed to Host Oscars

88th Academy Awards

Following yesterday’s report that Chris Rock was in talks to host the 88th Academy Awards, the Academy has officially confirmed Rock as host of the 2016 Oscars.

Well this will be the second time that Rock hosts the Oscars, as he first hosted the Academy Awards back in 2005 when Million Dollar Baby won.

Winners of the 87th Annual Academy Awards

The 87th Academy Awards

Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the 87th Annual Academy Awards were held on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the Dolby Theater at Hollywood California where the best films of 2014 battle for Oscar gold.
Here are all the nominations and winners (in bold).

BAFTA Awards: BOYHOOD Wins Big!

2015 British Academy of Film

The 2015 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards were handed out in London Sunday night and Richard Linklater’s Boyhood was honored with the top prizes of Best Picture, Director and Supporting Actress.

Winners of the 67th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards

The Directors Guild Of America

Last night, February 7, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, The Directors Guild of America awarded Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu top honor for Best Director in a Feature Film for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) , so, yeah, it’s more or less settled because let’s face it:

British Stars Recreate Famous Movie Scenes in Vanity Fair Short Film

British Stars Recreate Famous Movie Scenes

In celebration of how many British actors have been nominated for this year’s Oscars, celebrity photographer Jason Bell filmed them for Vanity Fair in three fake newsreels depicting an all-star British invasion of Hollywood.

2015 Critics Choice Movie Awards: BIRDMAN, BOYHOOD Top Winners

The Broadcast Film Critics Association

Hot on the heels of their Oscar nominations, Birdman and Boyhood added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at 20th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Thursday night.

The Grand Budapest Hotel won big, too, but it was a night that also saw Obvious Child star Jenny Slate taking home the award for Best Actress in a Comedy,

Watch Oscar Nominations Announcement with J.J. Abrams, Chris Pine and Alfonso Cuaron

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Update: The nominations to the 87th annual Academy Awards have arrived and you can check out the full list of nominees below. Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel led the nominees with nine nods each.

This morning, actor Chris Pine and directors J.J. Abrams and Alfonso Cuaron will announce the 87th Academy Award nominations in all 24 categories at a special two-part live news conference at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.