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Oscars 2021: See the complete winners list

The biggest award ceremony of the film industry took place on 25th April 2021. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, celebrities Oscars. Check out the complete list of winners of the 93rd Academy Awards: Best picture: Nomadland Best Actress: Frances McDormand Best

Riz Ahmed and wife Fatima Mirza give cutest couple goal at Oscars

Pakistani-origin actor Riz Ahmed and his wife Fatima Farheen Mirza have given the cutest couple goal at the Oscars 2021.    During the Oscars red carpet, the actor and his wife Fatima Farheen Mirza were posing for photographers on the

‘Nomadland’ wins best picture at Oscars, Hopkins wins over Chadwick Boseman

LOS ANGELES: “Nomadland” won best picture while its star Frances McDormand took home the lead actress Oscar on Sunday on a night of several firsts and a return to Hollywood glamour after a long pandemic shutdown. The film stars Frances

Chloe Zhao becomes first Asian woman to win Oscar for best director

LOS ANGELES: China native Chloe Zhao was named best director at the Oscars on Sunday in a historic win that made her the first Asian woman and only the second woman ever to take home the trophy. Youn Yuh-jung won

Chadwick Boseman wins posthumous SAG award

LOS ANGLELES: Chadwick Boseman won a posthumous award for his role as  in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” at the 27th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards  2021. Boseman’s wife Simone Ledward accepted the award and thanked the film’s cast and crew

‘Zindagi Tamasha’ selected for Oscar consideration

LAHORE: Sarmad Khoosat’s film ‘Zindagi Tamasha’ has been submitted for Oscar consideration in the International Feature Film Award category for the 93rd Academy Awards. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will choose the final nominees for all award

Majid Majidi’s film ‘Sun Children’ is Iran’s entry for Oscars

TEHRAN: Renowned filmmaker Majid Majidi’s latest movie ‘Sun Children’ is Iran’s official entry for the 93rd Academy Awards in the Best International Feature Film category. Earlier, Iranian films ‘A Separation’ and ‘The Salesman’, both directed by Asghar Farhadi, have been

Emmy awards to be virtually held in September

NEW YORK: television’s equivalent of the Oscars, the Emmy awards, will be held online on 20th September due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement was expected given the restrictions and lockdowns imposed since the virus outbreak which has wreaked havoc

Hrithik Roshan, Alia Bhatt among 819 invited to Film Academy

LOS ANGELES: Bollywood stars Hrithik Roshan and Alia Bhatt are among the 819 people who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. This includes casting directors Nandini Shrikent and Tess Joseph, costume designer Neeta

Oscars postponed by two months due to pandemic

LOS ANGLES: The ceremony for film’s highest honours have been postponed by eight weeks and will take place on April 25, 2021, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said in a statement.  The coronavirus epidemic shut down movie

Oscars 2021 likely to be postponed by four months

NEW YORK: The annual awards ceremony famously known as the Oscars is expected to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 2021 Academy Awards has now been suggested to be postponed by four months i.e. the ceremony could be

Oscars suspend movie theater rule due to coronavirus

LOS ANGELES: Movies that skip the big screen will be allowed to contend for Oscars this year, the Academy said in a significant rule change forced by the coronavirus pandemic. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences requires at

Trump mocks ‘Parasite’ for historic Oscar win

COLORADO SPRINGS: President Donald Trump took aim at the Academy Awards and the historic Oscar wins for the film Parasite. “How bad were the Academy Awards this year?” he asked speaking at a rally in Colorado, prompting jeers from the

Oscar 2020 hits all-time low viewership

ABC’s telecast of the Academy Awards hit an all-time low viewership of 23.6 million viewers. According to the Neilson Company, the audience was down to 20 percent from a year ago amid an industry-wide decline in linear TV viewing. Last

Obama-backed ‘American Factory’ wins Best Documentary Oscar

LOS ANGELES: The Oscar for best feature-length documentary went to American Factory, the first documentary released by Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company. The Netflix film is about an Ohio auto glass factory that is run by a Chinese investor.

Eminem receives standing ovation at surprise Oscars performance

LOS ANGELES: Renowned rapper Eminem gave a surprise performance at the 92nd Academy Awards to sophisticated and sober Oscar audiences. Eminem, whose real name is Marshall Mathers, performed his popular track “Lose yourself” from 8 Mile for which he won

Academy Museum to open in December this year

LOS ANGELES: The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures will open to the public on December 14 this year, eight years after it was announced. Hollywood actor Tom Hanks made the announcement during the Oscar ceremony in the Dolby Theatre. Hanks

Kobe Bryant to be honoured at Oscars 2020

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on January 26, will be honoured at Oscars 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has said. The Academy is planning to acknowledge the death of the late

‘Joker’ leads Oscar nominations with 11 nods

LOS ANGELES: Dark comic-book story “Joker” led nominations on Monday for the Oscars with eleven nods for  its terrifying portrayal of an isolated loner. The comic-comic genre was turned upside down as the film covered all the major fields, including

Oscars will have no host for second year

LOS ANGELES: The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host, said the head of ABC Television Entertainment. “Let me confirm it now. Together with the Academy, we have decided there will be no traditional host again this