“Birdman” has won the Academy Award for best picture.
Patricia Arquette and J.K. Simmons – both Oscar favorites – cemented their front-runner status at the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, as they both took home supporting acting honors.
Fresh off their Oscar nominations, “Birdman” and “Boyhood” added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.
Two extravagant comedies, “Birdman” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” dominated nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards with nine nods each, while “Boyhood” remained the widely acknowledged front-runner.
“Birdman” squawked loudest in the Golden Globes nominations, flying away with a leading seven nods including best picture in the comedy or musical category.
“Birdman” topped the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations with four, CBS earned three nominations.
“Birdman” took flight with a leading six Independent Spirit Awards nominations.
It was nine months in the making, but shortly before 1:30 p.m., the Miami Heat’s championship celebration inside the AmericanAirlines Arena kicked off.
Heat forward Chris Anderson is grudgingly accepting his one-game suspension from the NBA, promising not to change the way he plays.
The NBA has suspended Miami Heat forward Chris “Birdman” Andersen after an altercation with Indiana’s Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.