There weren’t a whole lot of surprises at the 83rd Academy Awards — as expected, “The King’s Speech” took the big prize as Best Picture. The film about King George VI overcoming his stutter also garnered a Best Actor statue for Colin Firth and a Best Director win for Tom Hooper.
“King”‘s four statuettes tied “Inception,” which also nabbed four awards in technical categories, for the most Oscar
This year’s opening sequence of the Academy Awards featured hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway trying to tap Alec Baldwin’s dreams for Oscar hosting advice.
The skit featured a bunch of this year’s nominees for best picture, and a surprise appearance from an iconic film of yore. Read on to check it out.
Christian Bale’s Best Supporting Actor acceptance speech for his role in ‘The Fighter’ was memorable for two reasons: He made reference to a notorious explicit-filled rant he directed at a crew-member during the filming of “Terminator Salvation,” and he seems like he may have forgotten his wife name while thanking her.
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The 2011 Grammys may have been Gaga’s show, but people actually won some awards, too. Biggest shocker (maybe?) was unknown songstress Esperanza Spalding making enemies with a nation of Justin Bieber fans by taking Best New Artist. And Lady Antebellum winning pretty much everything else. Here’s a good chunk of the winners, and photos from many of the performances.
In advance of the real Academy Award nominations, announced on the 25th, the unfortunate nominees for the 2011 Golden Raspberries (or "Razzies") were announced on Monday, honoring the year's worst actors, actresses, and films. The pack of nominees are led by vampire romance The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and M. Night Shymalan's much-panned Avatar: The Last Airbender.
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