The Oscars

Oscar Execs Nix Banksy’s Request to Attend Show in Disguise

You have to hand it to Banksy. The British pseudonymous graffiti artist has successfully made his mark in the creative world without revealing his true identity.

WATCH: 25 Years of Christian Bale in Clips

Forget all his amazing performances and that he’s up for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar this year for The Fighter. Here’s my favorite fact about the Welsh-born Christian Bale: his stepmother is Gloria Steinem, the feminist ...

‘King’s Speech’ Director in Talks with Colin Firth for Future Project

The Oscar-nominated director of The King’s Speech, Tom Hooper, says he will collaborate with Colin Firth on a future project.

WATCH: Oscar Nominee Helena Bonham Carter: A Career in Clips

It always comes as a surprise to see Helena Bonham Carter dressed in the latest couture concoction while walking the red carpet for an awards show or movie premiere. Where’s the corset?

Florence and the Machine Singer Will Replace Dido at Oscars

Florence and the Machine is nominated for a much-deserved Grammy this year. Next stop: Oscars!

Will the R-Rated ‘King’s Speech’ Get a Family-Friendly PG-13 Cut?

The King’s Speech leads this year’s Oscar nominations with 12 mentions, which is reportedly sparking the British period film’s surge at the box office. But the bosses at the film’s studio, the Weinstein Company, ...

Lesley Manville’s Predicted Oscar Nod: What Happened?

She’d won the National Board of Review award for Best Actress and raves galore from critics. So when the Oscar nominations were announced yesterday (January 25), why did Lesley Manville come up empty for her raw, riveting, ...

WATCH: Interview with Oscar Nominee Colin Firth

Oscar Nominations: ‘The King’s Speech’ Leads with 12

The King's Speech dominated this morning's (January 25) Oscar nominations, with 12 total nominations, including ones for Colin Firth (watch our interview), Helena Bonham Carter, Geoffrey Rush, and director Tom Hooper. Christian Bale received recognition for The Fighter, but there are some notable British snubs this year.

British Hopefuls For This Year’s Oscar Nominations

Movie fans will want to wake up early tomorrow. At 8:30 a.m.