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7 Dec 2018
Comedian Kevin Hart on Thursday stepped down from hosting the 2019 Oscar ceremony after "insensitive words" about the LGBTQ community he tweeted in the past appeared online.
28 Sep 2018
The singer is being tipped as a likely Golden Globe and Oscar contender, after earning rave reviews. But Gaga says the 'artistic experience of creating this film' is reward enough.
14 Mar 2018
Oscar winner Alicia Vikander talks about the timeliness of the release of 'Tomb Raider' as she premieres the film at Hollywood's Chinese TCL Theatre.
4 Feb 2018
HBO announced that Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep will be joining the star-studded cast of 'Big Little Lies' in the second season.
26 Jan 2018
Australian movie star Margot Robbie first heard of her Best Actress nomination for 'I Tonya' while surrounded by family and friends.
24 Jan 2018
Film 'Watu Wote: All of us', based on a 2015 Islamist attack in Kenya, had its Nairobi premiere just hours after it was announced as an Oscar nominee.
24 Jan 2018
Fan favourite 'Wonder Woman,' one of the biggest box office hits of 2017, misses out on any Oscar recognition, in a year when nominations pour in for other movies about women and made by women.
15 Jan 2018
Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne says Hollywood's gender equality campaign has been 'a long time coming' and a 'huge amount of change' is still needed.
2 Nov 2017
Iran's first Oscar-nominated female director has challenged U.S. President Donald Trump to watch her film to see if its portrayal of ordinary Iranians' experience of war and revolution will change his views of her country.
27 Oct 2017
Oscar nominated actor and director Kenneth Branagh has his position in Hollywood cemented with a hand and feet ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre.
31 Aug 2017
Oscar-winner Reese Witherspoon discusses Storm Harvey at the premiere of Home Again.
10 Aug 2017
Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen are transitioning to the small screen with a new Western anthology for Netflix.

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