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.

Sexual assault survivor advocate Brie Larson refused to applaud Affleck as she handed him his Oscar. Now others are paying attention. 

November 02 2017 3:07 PM

The Yentl star said Academy chauvinists and female critics undermined her efforts as a female director.

May 01 2017 8:55 PM

For this historically disadvantaged neighborhood, the fact that Moonlight takes place in Miami is opening the community's eyes to a world outside of what they've been taught to know.  

March 28 2017 1:39 PM

Iranian film The Salesman won Best Foreign film last night, but director Asghar Farhadi and lead actress Taraneh Alidoosti did not attend as part of a protest of Trump's travel ban.

February 27 2017 4:46 PM

Alexis Arquette's sister, Patricia Arquette, has spoken out about the omission of Alexis' name despite her seventy film credits.

February 27 2017 3:59 PM

Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announced La La Land won the big award of the night, but during acceptance speeches, the screen legend claimed he had been given the wrong envelope. 

February 27 2017 12:36 AM