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Is Natalie Portman married?


February 28th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 28 (IANS) Actress Natalie Portman has fuelled rumours of marriage with choreographer boyfriend Benjamin Millepied after she was sported wearing a ring on her wedding finger.The actress ... Read more...

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Halle Berry missed Oscar ceremony due to injured leg


February 27th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry pulled out of the Oscars ceremony due to her broken foot.The 45-year-old was set to present alongside actor Tom Hanks at the ... Read more...

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‘Hugo’ wins best cinematography, art direction


February 27th, 2012 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" was among the early winners at the 84th Annual Academy Awards as the film walked away with trophies for best cinematography and ... Read more...

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Oscar ballots mailed to academy members


December 28th, 2011 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 28 (IANS) The nomination ballots for 84th Annual Academy Awards were mailed Tuesday to the 5,783 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... Read more...

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Eddie Murphy to host Oscars?


September 5th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 5 (IANS) Actor Eddie Murphy is in talks to host the 84th Annual Academy Awards.According to Deadline.com, Oscar producer and movie director Bret Ratt Ratner will ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey not hosting Oscars 2012


July 10th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey will not host the 84th Annual Academy Awards in February next year."It's not true, and I don't know where ... Read more...

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Anne Hathaway proud of hosting Oscars


April 9th, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) So what if her presentation as the host of the 83rd Annual Academy Awards alongside James Franco was criticised? Actress Anne Hathaway is still very ... Read more...

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Jennifer Hudson bounces back with new album, upcoming movie


March 6th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 6 (ANI): Jennifer Hudson, who flaunted her slim figure at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards this year, is back with a bang.The 29-year-old dropped from a size 16 to ... Read more...

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Abhi-Ash, Malaika dazzle on Oscar red carpet


February 28th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) Bollywood star couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai, along with Mallika Sherawat, dazzled in their finery at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards red carpet here.Abhishek and ... Read more...

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Style quotient at Oscars - hits and misses


February 28th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) The glamour quotient at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles saw Hollywood beauties walking the red carpet in stylish long gowns. But not ... Read more...

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List of Oscar winnners 2011


February 28th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) List of winners at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles Sunday night:Best Picture: "The King's Speech" - Iain ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ big winner of Oscar evening


February 28th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) "The King's Speech" and "Inception" tied at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here Sunday night with four Oscars each, with the British royal drama bagging the ... Read more...

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India-born Tariq Anwar misses Oscar for best editing


February 28th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) India-born film editor Tariq Anwar, nominated for the Oscar in the best editing category for "The King's Speech", lost out to Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter ... Read more...

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Melissa Leo grabs Best Supporting Actress Oscar


February 28th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Melissa Leo walked away with the Best Supporting Actress at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards for her role in 'The Fighter'.Accepting the honour from 94-year-old acting icon Kirk ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech ‘ wins best film


February 28th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28(IANS) Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech" bagged the title for best film at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here Sunday. The award was presented by Steven Spielberg."The King's ... Read more...

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Colin Firth wins best actor for ‘The King’s Speech’


February 28th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) Actor Colin Firth won the best actor Oscar for his role in "The King's Speech" at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here.Firth was competing with Javier ... Read more...

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Rahman loses Oscar for ‘127 Hours’ original score


February 28th, 2011 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) Indian music maestro A.R. Rahman lost the Oscar for best original score to composer duo Trent Rezmor and Atticus Ross who won it for "The Social Network" ... Read more...

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‘Toy Story 3′ wins best animated feature film Oscar


February 28th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) "Toy Story 3", the highest grosser of 2010, won the Oscar in the best animated feature film category at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here.The movie, the ... Read more...

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Abhi-Ash to attend Oscars?


February 25th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Bollywood's star couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai, who are currently in Los Angeles for a holiday, will be attending the 83rd Annual Academy Awards Sunday, ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ sweeps BAFTA, Rahman loses (Lead)


February 14th, 2011 - 6:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) "The King's Speech" swept away the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards as the movie received seven trophies across various categories, including the original ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ wins best film at BAFTA


February 14th, 2011 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech" picked up the best film title at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards here Sunday.The movie, about the stuttering ... Read more...

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Rahman loses BAFTA


February 14th, 2011 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) It doesn't seem to be a lucky year for A.R. Rahman. After losing the Golden Globe award, the Indian music composer Sunday lost the British Academy of ... Read more...

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Rahman honoured at World Economic Forum


January 27th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 27 (IANS) Music composer-director A.R. Rahman Thursday received the World Economic Forum Crystal Award for this year for his contribution to the world of art and culture and ... Read more...

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Portman ‘honoured’ by Oscar nomination


January 27th, 2011 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Hollywood actress Natalie Portman is "honoured" for being nominated in the best actress category for "Black Swan" at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards and thanks director Darren ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ dominates Oscar nominations


January 26th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 26 (ANI): The acclaimed British drama 'The King's Speech' has been named the Oscar frontrunner with 12 nominations.The nominations for the 83rd annual Academy Awards were announced on ... Read more...

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A.R Rahman Nominated For The 83rd Annual Academy Awards Twice


January 26th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Music composer A.R. Rahman has proved time and again that his renditions are certainly amongst the best ever compositions in the world. However, when such works of art are appreciated ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ leads Oscar race with 12 nominations


January 25th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 25 (IANS) After sweeping the maximum nominations at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards, royal drama "The King's Speech" is leading the Oscar race ... Read more...

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Rahman in Oscar run again with two nominations for ‘127 Hours’


January 25th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 25 (IANS) Indian music maestro A.R. Rahman has done it again! He received two nominations Tuesday for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards for the original score in ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise dismisses Anne Hathaway Oscar boycott rumours


January 12th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 12 (ANI): Tom Cruise's rep has denied reports that the actor and his wife, Katie Holmes, were not attending the Oscars to avoid host Anne Hathaway.The spokesman told PopEater ... Read more...

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Oscar 2011 Visually Extravagant Film Nominations Announced


December 11th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
According to the latest reports circulating in the media, the nominations for the films with the best visual effects have been named. However, the Oscar authorities have announced that these are ... Read more...

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2012 Oscars not moving to earlier date


October 14th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has said that its Board of Governors had determined the date of the 2012 Oscars "will not be significantly earlier ... Read more...

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83rd Academy Awards to be held on February 27, 2011


March 26th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by BNO News
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- The 83rd Annual Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars, will be presented on Sunday, February 27, 2011, Academy President Tom Sherak announced on Thursday.The ceremony ... Read more...

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Judd Nelson Pays Tribute To John Hughes


March 8th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, March 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amidst the glamorous and dazzling star studded evening of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards, a tribute was paid to the legendary film director John ... Read more...

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‘The Hurt Locker’ sets records at 82nd Academy Awards (Roundup)


March 8th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) "The Hurt Locker" swept the 82nd Annual Academy Awards ceremony here winning six out of nine trophies, becoming the lowest grossing movie ever to win the ... Read more...

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Oscar 2010: The 82nd Annual Academy Award Winners


March 8th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Los Angeles, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a funny, but slightly corny song from Neil Patrick Harris, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards was underway. Alec Baldwin alongside Steve Martin were ... Read more...

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