The Oscar ceremony has much to prove Sunday, including whether a blockbuster-free field can draw a TV audience and if Billy Crystal’s host routine remains a crowd-pleaser.
Tina Fey is the latest presenter to be announced for the 84th Academy Awards, and the third Oscar announcement to come on a very busy Friday for news from the Academy.
Chris Rock has been booked as a presenter at the 84th Academy Awards, marking his return to the show where his 2005 hosting gig ended with Rock being scolded by Sean Penn for denigrating the talents of “one of our finest actors,” Jude Law.
With Uggie stealing hearts in “The Artist,” snagging the spotlight at celebrity events and reportedly preparing for a sketch with Oscar host Billy Crystal, Hollywood really has gone to the dogs this year. There’s even a brand-new awards show honoring canine performers.
British comedian Ricky Gervais, who upset some Hollywood stars and others with his biting wit as host of last year’s Golden Globe Awards, has promised his emcee gig this year would not be toned down.
Since falling in love with Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie has settled down – a bit. The 36-year-old beauty no longer draws attention to herself for her outlandish deeds, but more for her large brood of six kids and her good works on humanitarian projects. And while gone are the days when Jolie wore a vial […]
If you saw Oliver Stone’s 2004 film “Alexander,” forget about it. Same with his later director’s cut. For the third time, the director has re-edited the biopicture of one of history’s greatest military leaders and added 45 minutes of footage not in the original version – and he’s finally got the film where he wants […]
Comedians Kathy Griffin and Chelsea Handler have a message for anyone who takes what they say seriously: “You’re stupid.” Appearing on “Chelsea Lately” Thursday Night, Kathy Griffin jumped right into her recent controversy over calling Bristol Palin fat while hosting “VH1 Divas Salute the Troops,” provoking the “stupid” assessment from the host. Besides defending her […]
NEW YORK – Angelina Jolie says her 6-year-old son Pax is a better cook than she is. The actress opens up about her home life, including Pax’s culinary skills, in the December issue of Vogue magazine. In the article, readers get a glimpse inside the Jolie-Pitt household with its six kids, bulldog named Jacques and […]
Joan Rivers was in rare form last night on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,’ ripping into celebrities left and right and busting out a lot of blue material that left Fallon completely speechless with stunned laughter for most of the interview. Be forewarned – this one gets pretty dirty. She came out with a glass […]