‘I was told to always wear a mask, and I’m not’

Tilda Swinton is over the pandemic and she doesn’t care who knows. She opened her keynote performance at South by Southwest by sharing her joy that the pandemic had gotten to the point where spectators at the event no longer had to wear masks. More of Variety Later in the conversation, Swinton said, “I’m about … Read more

Ashley Graham addresses Oscar interview with Hugh Grant after actor was accused of ‘obnoxious’ behaviour

Ashley Graham has commented on the viral clip of her interview with Hugh Grant on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday (March 12). The British actor was accused by viewers of being “obnoxious” and “rude” to Graham, who interviewed celebrities on the red carpet on behalf of ABC’s pre-Oscars program. Grant, known for … Read more

Paul Sorvino’s family says Oscar’s ‘In Memoriam’ stupidity is ‘mind-boggling’ and ‘unconscionable’

Paul Sorvino’s family called out the Academy Awards for not including the Good day star in his “In Memoriam” segment. At the ceremony on Sunday (March 12), Lenny Kravitz performed “Calling All Angels” as a screen behind him showed a montage of notable figures from the film world who have passed away in the past … Read more

The milestones and groundbreaking firsts

The 2023 Academy Awards made history with some groundbreaking firsts and major career milestones. – Best Actress Michelle Yeoh is the first person of Asian background to be named best actress. She is also only the second non-white artist ever to win the award. The first was more than 20 years ago in 2002 when … Read more

Brendan Fraser ‘lightheaded’ after emotional acceptance speech best actor

Brendan Fraser extolled the virtues of “perseverance” after winning the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 95th Awards for his performance in The Whale. The Hollywood actor, 54, said he felt “lightheaded” after his win, but said the film, which took home two Oscars at Sunday’s ceremony, would “change hearts and minds”. Fraser defeated … Read more

Oscar winners 2023 full list

Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert and Jonathan Wang pose with the Oscar for Best Picture for “Everything Everywhere All at Once.” (REUTERS) The winners of the 2023 Oscars have been announced with Everything Everywhere All At Once, the night’s big winner, taking home a total of seven awards, including Best Picture. The sci-fi drama earned a … Read more

The biggest snubs and surprises

Ke Huy Quan, Michelle Yeoh and Jamie Lee Curtis at the 2023 Oscars. (Getty Images) At the 2023 Oscars, the filmmakers behind Everything Everywhere All At Once didn’t have to jump to another multiverse to pick up the Best Picture Oscar – the directing duo, The Daniels, managed to pull off that phenomenal feat in … Read more

Michelle Yeoh toasts historic Oscar win

Michelle Yeoh accepts the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 95th Academy Awards. (Los Angeles Times via Getty Images) Michelle Yeoh made history at the 2023 Oscars as Everything Everywhere All At Once scooped up a string of major awards. Yeoh, 60, claimed the Oscar for Best Leading Actress, fending off … Read more