WATCH: British Actors Play Down Benefits of Winning Oscars

The conventional wisdom is that winning an Academy Award is Hollywood’s highest accolade, bringing glory and lifelong dividends to recipients. But if you listen to some Brits who’ve earned an Oscar, it really doesn’t make that …

Interview: Christopher Plummer on the Oscars

Christopher Plummer — widely seen as the frontrunner to pick up the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in Beginners — maintains Academy Award recognition has to be put in perspective.

Olivia Colman: Dark Horse Oscar Contender

Actress Olivia Colman is emerging as a possible dark horse Oscar contender for her striking portrayal of a woman horrifically abused by her husband in the British drama Tyrannosaur out now.