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Denzel Washington, Viola Davis Become Instant Oscar Frontrunners in ‘Fences’

Denzel Washington, Viola Davis Become Instant Oscar Frontrunners in ‘Fences’

The big-screen adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play unspooled for guild members, Oscar voters and press on Saturday.

Want a Ticket to the Oscars? PEOPLE Can Hook You Up!

We already know who we’re expecting to see at the Oscars (looking at you, Chris Pratt and J. Law), but there’s one more person we’d like to see at the Dolby Theatre: you! The PEOPLE Oscars Fan
Sorry, Mom and Dad! Jimmy Kimmel Says ‘I Forgot to Tell My Parents’ About Hosting the Oscars

Sorry, Mom and Dad! Jimmy Kimmel Says ‘I Forgot to Tell My Parents’ About Hosting the Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel forgot to tell two very important people about his newly announced commitment to host the 2017 Oscars: his parents! The Jimmy Kimmel Live! host revealed to Entertainment Tonight that
Denzel Washington Opens Up About the Oscars’ Lack of Diversity: ‘Just Do the Best You Can Do’

Denzel Washington Opens Up About the Oscars’ Lack of Diversity: ‘Just Do the Best You Can Do’

Denzel Washington doesn’t have to think about whether the Oscars are unfair when recognizing diverse talent — because he’s lived it. “I’ve been the guy at the Oscars without my name being called… when
Golden Globes 2017: What to Watch and How to Watch on Sunday

Golden Globes 2017: What to Watch and How to Watch on Sunday

Sunday could be a big night for Amazon, HBO, and Netflix.
Golden Globes 2017: What to Watch and How to Watch on Sunday

Golden Globes 2017: What to Watch and How to Watch on Sunday

Sunday could be a big night for Amazon, HBO, and Netflix.
Amazon Made History With Its First Golden Globes Movie Award

Amazon Made History With Its First Golden Globes Movie Award

'Manchester by the Sea' scored a historic victory for the streaming site.
Watch Ryan Reynold's hilarious Oscars pitch for Deadpool

Watch Ryan Reynold's hilarious Oscars pitch for Deadpool

The Merc With a Mouth is throwing his hat into the ring for the Oscars race with Ryan Reynolds narrating this hilarious "For Your Consideration" video.
Ryan Reynolds Named Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Man of the Year, Posts Hilarious Oscar Campaign Video for Deadpool

Ryan Reynolds Named Harvard’s Hasty Pudding Man of the Year, Posts Hilarious Oscar Campaign Video for Deadpool

Ryan Reynolds is not letting his latest accolade distract him from his Oscar hopes. The Deadpool star was named Man of the Year by Harvard University student theater group the Hasty Pudding
Netflix and Amazon Are Already Throwing Money Around the Sundance Film Festival

Netflix and Amazon Are Already Throwing Money Around the Sundance Film Festival

The streaming sites spent big at last year's indie film showcase too.
Netflix and Amazon Are Already Throwing Money Around the Sundance Film Festival

Netflix and Amazon Are Already Throwing Money Around the Sundance Film Festival

The streaming sites spent big at last year's indie film showcase too.

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Break Down How to Win an Oscar in Hilarious Promo

Jimmy Kimmel is revealing the secret to winning an Oscar. The host of the 89th annual Academy Awards laid out a blueprint for taking home Hollywood’s biggest prize in the award show’s first official
Oscars 2017: What Time Does It Start and Everything You Need to Know

Oscars 2017: What Time Does It Start and Everything You Need to Know

Get the champagne on ice — Hollywood’s biggest night is just around the corner. The 89th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood
The 2017 Oscar Nominees, By the Numbers

The 2017 Oscar Nominees, By the Numbers

It’s that time of year again! The 2017 Oscar nominations were announced this morning, much to the glee of the year’s nominees and film aficionados alike. While a handful of those set to be recognized
Meryl Streep Makes History with 20th Oscar Nom: A Look Back at Her Iconic Nominated Roles

Meryl Streep Makes History with 20th Oscar Nom: A Look Back at Her Iconic Nominated Roles

Last year, Meryl Streep received her 20th Academy Award nomination for her performance in Florence Foster Jenkins. Streep’s nod makes her the most nominated performer in Oscars history. In honor of
Oscars 2017: The complete list of Academy Awards nominations

Oscars 2017: The complete list of Academy Awards nominations

The Golden Globes have come and gone and, well, we're not sure many people even notices. There are so many awards shows these days that they're nowhere near as prestigious as they used to be. But if
Mel Gibson Reveals Where He Was During ‘Exciting’ Oscar Nominations: ‘Holding My Newborn Son!’

Mel Gibson Reveals Where He Was During ‘Exciting’ Oscar Nominations: ‘Holding My Newborn Son!’

A new baby and an Oscar nomination? 2017 is certainly starting off on the right foot for Mel Gibson. Gibson and his girlfriend of two years Rosalind Ross welcomed the actor’s ninth child, son Lars
Self-Professed Oscars Geek Lin-Manuel Miranda Reacts to His First Nomination

Self-Professed Oscars Geek Lin-Manuel Miranda Reacts to His First Nomination

This article originally appeared on EW.com. Lin-Manuel Miranda is one step closer to an EGOT. The Hamilton creator and musical mastermind has already won an Emmy, two Grammys and three Tonys — not to
This Year’s Oscars Aren’t #SoWhite. But Hollywood Still Has Work to Do.

This Year’s Oscars Aren’t #SoWhite. But Hollywood Still Has Work to Do.

For the last two years, the announcement of Oscar nominations has been met with persistent protests over the lack of nonwhite nominees. The #oscarssowhite hashtag was beginning to feel like a regular
This Year’s Oscars Aren’t #SoWhite. But Hollywood Still Has Work to Do.

This Year’s Oscars Aren’t #SoWhite. But Hollywood Still Has Work to Do.

For the last two years, the announcement of Oscar nominations has been met with persistent protests over the lack of nonwhite nominees. The #oscarssowhite hashtag was beginning to feel like a regular
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