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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 films of Outfest Fusion, a festival that tells stories about LGBT people of color, attest to the power of diversity.

March 22 2016 5:47 AM

The Broadway star and Star Trek legend joins a group of Asian Americans in complaining about racial stereotyping in the Oscars broadcast.

March 18 2016 7:35 AM

A subject often not discussed was finally given some airtime this Sunday — and it provided an uneasy catharsis for this Advocate editor.

March 02 2016 5:33 AM

The out crooner dedicated his first Academy Award to 'the LGBT community all around the world.'

February 28 2016 11:09 PM

The Academy may not see the significance of Todd Haynes's beautiful film, but this writer does.

February 28 2016 12:09 PM

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?

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