Cynthia Erivo, John David Washington, Eva Longoria, Zendaya and Awkwafina are among the 819 people who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay is among six people elected to the Academy’s board of governors for the first time.
Streamed films will be eligible for next year’s Oscars in response to the Covid-19 pandemic closing cinemas across the US, the film academy has said.
A woman allegedly raped by controversial filmmaker Roman Polanski when she was 13-years-old has criticised protesters who stormed out of France’s version of the Oscars when he was named best director.
The body which oversees the Oscars says it is committed to being “nimble and forward-thinking” in response to the coronavirus pandemic causing havoc across the entertainment industry.
The body behind the Oscars has come under fire after banning Nigeria’s first submission for best international feature film.
Nearly 350 films are eligible for best picture at the 2019 Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has said.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has postponed the introduction of a new category that rewards outstanding achievement in popular film.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that it plans to allow for a “more globally accessible” three-hour telecast of future Oscars ceremonies.
Alfred Molina has replaced Tom Hanks as the representative of the actors branch on the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ board of governors, it has been announced.
Actor Tom Hanks has said that there will be no coming back for movie mogul Harvey Weinstein following the torrent of sexual abuse allegations that have emerged against him.
Officers were called after a “family dispute” at the home of Harvey Weinstein’s daughter on Wednesday as the scandal surrounding the disgraced Hollywood movie mogul continued.