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Oscars

The latest news about The Oscars, Hollywood's most prominent awards ceremony devoted to cinematic excellence. Formerly known as the Academy Awards, The Oscars are directed by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Learn more about the ceremony, which often honors films that feature LGBT characters and content and is currently held at the Dolby Theatre, formerly known as the Kodak Theatre. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

The iconic entertainer says people of color and LGBT actors are 'disregarded by the film industry.'

January 25 2016 2:43 PM

The Fast & Furious actor wants this year's Oscars host to make a statement on the lack of racial diversity among nominees, and he says LGBT exclusion would have brought a quicker reaction.

January 21 2016 1:42 PM

Why missing the gay Super Bowl may be worth it.

January 21 2016 7:14 AM

Diversity is important, but why do we place so much emphasis on what the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences thinks?

January 20 2016 7:34 AM

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith may not force the Academy Awards to reflect the nation's diversity, but Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon, George Clooney, and the white establishment might.

January 20 2016 6:01 AM

Cheryl Boone Isaacs said the Academy will recruit more members to reflect a greater diversity of 'gender, race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation.'

January 19 2016 12:46 AM
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