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Lady Gaga leads surge in women to become Oscar voters

Women accounting for half of the Hollywood royalty are admitted to the Oscars-awarding film academy this year, the body says, with Lady Gaga among those to be invited.

Netflix, streaming services win Oscars cinema rule battle

The decision follows a battle over how long a movie must play in theatres before being launched on the internet, DVD or other mediums.

Alibaba sees more China-Hollywood deals after `Green Book’ win

Alibaba Group Holding is eyeing more Hollywood movies after the success of 'Green Book' at the Oscars and also expects more US exports into China.

US TV audience for Oscars jumps, hostless show earns praise

Many TV critics praised the broadcast, saying the lack of a host made the show move quickly and forced the producers to think creatively about how to entertain viewers.

‘Ref made a bad call,’ Spike Lee says of ‘Green Book’...

The director attempted to storm out of the Dolby Theatre upon the announcement of 'Green Book' as the Oscar winner.

Spike Lee finally wins first competitive Oscar

The veteran director takes home the best adapted screenplay Oscar for "BlacKkKlansman".

Controversial race drama ‘Green Book’ grabs top prize at Oscars

Civil rights dramedy claims Oscar gold despite being accused of historical inaccuracies and reinforcing 'white saviour' trope.

Whoops and sighs in Mexico’s Roma district for Cuaron’s Oscars

Mexico City officials set up giant screens in parks for the public to watch a live broadcast of Academy Awards from Los Angeles.

‘Roma’ wins 3 Oscars, including best director for Cuaron

The film also wins the Academy Awards for best foreign language and best cinematography.

Lady Gaga takes Oscar for best original song

The pop diva plays Ally, who gets her big break when she meets troubled rocker Jackson Maine, played by Bradley Cooper.

Olivia Colman wins best actress Oscar for ‘The Favourite’

Beloved British actress wins her first Oscar for her portrayal of the UK's 18th-century Queen Anne.

Rami Malek wins best actor Oscar for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Being musically untrained, Malek researched Freddie Mercury intensively to capture his accent and performance style.

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse’ wins Oscar for best animated film

Oscar winner had earned US$350 million worldwide and a 97% "Fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Oscars gala opens with performance by Queen

Adam Lambert takes the stage with the remaining active members of the British band, Brian May and Roger Taylor.

Oscars red carpet: old school glamour, loads of pink, stylish men

The top nominees arrive on the red carpet looking fierce and ready to have their moment.

Glenn Close, ‘Beale Street,’ win indie film honors ahead of Oscars

Close, 71, won the best actress award for playing a submissive spouse who finally finds her voice in 'The Wife.'

Oscars night is here! Hollywood ready for glitzy gala

The 7,900-odd voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have bold choices in front of them.

Death-defying free climb lifts Honnold into Oscars contention

The documentary of that climb, as scary as any horror film, has already won a British Bafta award and is nominated in Sunday's Oscars.

The eight contenders for the best picture Oscar

Here is a brief summary of the eight films vying for the most prestigious prize at Sunday's Oscars ceremony.

No host? No problem. Queen, Lady Gaga bring Grammys vibe to...

Organisers have not said whether rapper Kendrick Lamar will perform his Oscar-nominated song 'All the Stars' from superhero movie 'Black Panther.'

From street kids to war romance, Oscar foreign-film slate keeps it...

This year's Oscar-nominated foreign language films draw from real life and, in some cases, deeply personal experiences.

Who votes for the Oscars, and how does it work?

An insight into what happens behind the scenes as the Oscar ballots are cast.

Queen to rock Oscars with live performance

'Bohemian Rhapsody' has 5 Academy Award nominations, including a best actor nod for Rami Malek.

Making ‘Capernaum’ was a duty, says Oscar contender Labaki

Director of Oscar-nominated movie hopes to increase awareness and start discussions about the plight of the poor in Lebanon.

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