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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 out actor adorably re-created Timothée Chalamet's Oscars red carpet look on his social media.

March 31 2022 3:48 PM

Appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the out comic and cohost of the 2022 Academy Awards reflects on “that moment” at the Oscars and how Chris Rock apologized to her afterward.

March 31 2022 1:44 PM

Wunderkeks’s gold-flecked “Red Carpet Brownies” will be included in this year’s over-the-top nominee goodie bags. 

March 25 2022 4:20 PM

Kristin Stewart and Ariana DeBose are among the handful of LGBTQ+ folks to receive a nod at this year’s Academy Awards.

February 08 2022 12:16 PM

No out actors were nominated — and several acclaimed queer productions did not make the cut.

March 15 2021 2:35 PM

The Academy Awards released new standards for diversity for films to be considered for the big prize of best picture. 

September 09 2020 1:11 AM

The Academy announced new measures to promote diversity at its awards ceremony.

June 12 2020 1:27 PM