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You’ll read a lot today about the various dresses worn by famous actresses, directresses, camerawomen and hair-and-makeupatrixes at the 2014 Academy Awards. It’s a very common reaction to any event of this sort.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on February 27th, 2014
We’re now only a few days away from the 86th Academy Awards, and as usual, there’s a startling array of dazzling movies, directors, actors and actresses all jostling for position on that podium.
By Paul Hechinger | Posted on February 12th, 2013
Just as bookies all over the world are taking bets on the next Pope, they’re offering wagers on who will win Oscars. British bookmaker William Hill even has a kind of movie version trifecta, a special Lincoln bet bundle.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on January 23rd, 2013
Britain may have been largely snubbed when nominations were announced for the film industry’s biggest award, but there will be a strong reason for Anglo-fans to tune in to the Academy Awards on February 24. Adele is set to perform ...
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on January 10th, 2013
Every year, the Oscars provide us with a few jaw-collapsing snubs amongst the predictable, safe nominees.
By Tom Brook | Posted on January 9th, 2013
British actress Rachel Weisz says she has no idea why her portrayal in the film The Deep Blue Sea has brought her significant awards recognition in the U.S. after having had a relatively modest impact in the U.K.
Don’t be surprised while watching the Oscars telecast on February 24 to hear one of the featured celebrity guests introduce himself as “Bond. James Bond.”
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on January 24th, 2012
The nominations for the 84th Academy Awards have just been announced, and while it is true that the strict anglophiles among us will struggle to claim another British takeover of Hollywood this year, there is one man who should be ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on January 23rd, 2012
For the past few years, British stars and films were hot and heavy contenders for Oscars. This year, not so much.
Just lie back and think of England. That’s one way to get through this endless movie awards season while focusing on whether various British actors and films will nab Oscar gold.