January 19, 2016

#OscarsSoWhite Hashtag Goes Viral, Academy Awards Boycott Launched

Acclaimed film director Spike Lee, activist movie maker Michael Moore, actor and rapper Snoop Dog, and actress Jada Pinkett-Smith have all declared their intention to boycott the 2016 Academy Awards. They are just three prominent names among a host of outraged Hollywood movers and shakers who are rallying behind the #OscarsSoWhite boycott campaign. The 88th Annual […]

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April 29, 2011

Lindsay Lohan sees an Oscar in her future

They say you should dream big, but Lindsay Lohan may be on another planet as far as her dreams are concerned.  This week on Jay Leno, Lindsay come off as sincere and repentant when talking about her legal woes, and that definitely won the audience over, but she seemed to be a little bit in […]

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February 28, 2011

Oscar night: mostly predictable, one or two surprises

If you missed the Academy Awards last night, don’t worry: it went pretty much how you expected it to go.  The King’s Speech got the award for Best Picture, Natalie Portman won Best Actress, and Colin Firth took the Best Actor trophy.  So no shocks there. What was surprising, however, was that The Social Network […]

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January 26, 2011

The Oscar Nominations are in

This year’s Academy Award nominations have been announced, and there are some expected names there as well as a few surprises.  No one was shocked to hear that The King’s Speech, True Grit, and The Social Network got the most nominations, but the appearance of Toy Story 3 in the best picture category was a […]

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November 19, 2010

Hollywood press agent Ronni Chasen murdered

Ronni Chasen may not be a name you recognize, but she was behind some of the biggest names both in Hollywood and the music industry.  As a publicist and press agent, she represented artists as big as Alanis Morissette, and she also worked as an Academy Awards strategist, helping seven of her represented films to […]

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January 22, 2009

Snark Sightings

Sasha And Malia Kick Miley’s Butt: Newsweek The Biggest Oscar Snubs: Defamer Stupid Quote Of The Day: Paula Abdul Edition- Amy Grindhouse Jessica’s SAG Picks: Ten Gossip It’s Squirrel Appreciation Day! The Third I Check Out The Latest Issue Of Duh! Magazine: Starcasm “Squeeze The Banker” Stress Balls- Customizable! Squeeze The Banker

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January 22, 2009

81st Annual Academy Awards Nominations Announced

The nominees for the upcoming Academy Awards were announced this morning. On the first anniversary of his death, Heath Ledger received a huge tribute: The late actor is an Oscar nominee for best supporting actor for his role as The Joker in “The Dark Knight.” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” notched the most nominations […]

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