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.

Writer-producers Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana talk about creating a masterpiece, being robbed of that Best Picture Oscar, and why Hollywood is still afraid of gay-themed films.

July 28 2015 7:20 AM

Gay journalist Glenn Greenwald called Neil Patrick Harris's quip about Edward Snowden "stupid and irresponsible."

February 24 2015 7:31 PM

"Glom Gazingo" wins the award for Creepiest Oscar Moments.

February 23 2015 2:50 AM

Screenwriter Graham Moore honored Alan Turing in his acceptance speech for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Imitation Game.

February 23 2015 1:42 AM

Furious over queer villains in The Silence of the Lambs, JFK, and Basic Instinct, activists clashed with police at the 1992 Academy Awards. Has representation changed enough since?

February 21 2015 1:30 PM

Dear millennials, the generation born during the '80s, these are the gay-themed movies — some wonderful, some wonderfully terrible — worth your time.

February 20 2015 9:30 AM

In living rooms around the world, everyone loves predicting Oscar wins. Here's writer Adam Sandel's case that the Academy will spread the love around.

February 20 2015 9:00 AM

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron talk about producing the Oscars for the third consecutive year, making LGBT history again, and bringing entertainment back to the Academy Awards.

February 20 2015 6:30 AM