Film Academy Announces Reforms Amid Calls For Oscar Boycott The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats to its board of governors.
Academy Of Motion Pictures President "Disappointed" Over Diversity IssueAmid calls for a boycott of the Academy Awards over its all-white acting nominees and Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith both announcing they would sit out this year's ceremony, the academy's president said it was time for major changes — and soon.
Calls For Boycott Of Oscars Grow Over Diversity Of NomineesCalls for a boycott of the Academy Awards are growing over the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences' second straight year of mostly white nominees, as Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith each said Monday that they will not attend this year's ceremony.
'Revenant' Leads Oscar Nominations With 12 The brutal frontier saga "The Revenant" leads the 88th annual Academy Awards with 12 nominations, while the acting categories were again filled entirely by white performers.
Comedian Chris Rock Files For DivorceChris Rock filed for divorce from his wife Malaak Compton-Rock, a statement from his representative confirmed Sunday.
Hollywood Film Awards Honor Oscar HopefulsAbout halfway through the first televised Hollywood Film Awards, Chris Rock took the stage to accept a trophy for his film "Top Five." ''Wow, do you feel the excitement in the room?" he asked facetiously, eliciting the first real laughter of the night from an otherwise restrained audience.
Awards Season Starts Early With Hollywood Film Awards For those who feel like Hollywood's awards season can't start soon enough, you're in luck.
'Hollywood Film Awards' Announces Nine Award Winners, More Stars To AppearThe "Hollywood Film Awards" announce the first nine award winners this year, along with more celebrities scheduled to appear.
Drake, Beyonce, Jay Z Lead At BET AwardsCould this year be a repeat for Drake at the BET Awards?
'Grown Ups 2' Leads Razzies Worst-Of List "Grown Ups 2" is making the most noise at this year's Golden Raspberry Awards.
Mega Musicians Turn Out For Sandy Relief ConcertCall the "12-12-12" benefit show "The Concert for New York City" 2.0. Eleven years after the benefit concert in response to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks was held at Madison Square Garden, many of the same top musicians came together to raise money for those suffering from Superstorm Sandy, including Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Billy Joel, The Who, Eric Clapton and Bon Jovi.