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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.

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

At a rally in Colorado Springs, Donald Trump slammed the Academy Awards Best Picture Winner. 

February 20 2020 9:23 PM

Jordan Firstman recounts how the tribute to the gay icon at the Independent Spirit Awards came to be.

February 13 2020 3:10 AM

Zellweger, who's spoken about Garland's embrace of LGBTQ community before, talked about inclusivity in her Academy Awards' speech. 

February 09 2020 8:58 PM

The youngest set designer in Oscars history outlines a bold vision for broadcasting diversity.

February 08 2020 9:00 AM