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.
Will Smith Joins Wife In Not Attending The Academy AwardsWill Smith says he will not attend the Academy Awards next month, joining his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, and others in protest against two straight years of all-white acting nominees.
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.
Will Smith To Perform At Latin Grammys With Colombian BandWill Smith is set to perform at the Latin Grammy Awards on Nov. 19.
"Annie" With A Modern Twist On The Big Screen“Annie,” a Broadway classic that has delighted audiences for generations comes to the big screen with a new, contemporary spin.
Women To Watch: Trend Tracker® Tara Gilani With Elysze Held Trend Tracker® Tara Gilani, lover of all-things-fashion and style aficionado, caught up with Elysze Held—stylist to the stars—for another edition of Women to Watch.
Queen Latifah Calls On Pals For New Talk Show Queen Latifah says her new daytime talk show is calling on A-list friends for support, including musicians Alicia Keys and Lenny Kravitz.
Fast & Furious 6 Races To First PlaceWith its supercharged muscle cars, "Fast & Furious 6" raced to first place at the box office for the second consecutive weekend.
Will Smith Heads To Future In "After Earth"The exotic country of Costa Rica is the backdrop of the new film "After Earth" starring Will Smith and his now 14-year-old son Jaden.
"After Earth" Stars, Will & Jaden Smith, Coming To MiamiThe stars of the highly anticipated movie After Earth are coming to South Florida but not before the film's teen star, Jaden Smith, makes headlines for reportedly asking his famous parents to be emancipated for this 15th birthday.
"The Hobbit" Tops December Opening RecordMiami movie-goers helped pushd Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" into the top spot at the box office with a haul of $84.8 million, a record-setting opening better than the three previous "Lord of the Rings" films.