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Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet and her director husband Sam Mendes have separated after six years of marriage, the British couple’s lawyer said Monday. The Hollywood A-listers’ split was “amicable.” Winslet, winner of the 2009 best actress Oscar for “The Reader”, married Mendes, awarded the Academy Award for best director in 2000 for “American Beauty”, in May 2003. “Kate and … Continue reading Actress Winslet and director husband Mendes split

Sandra Bullock wears Oscar statuette-inspired gown among fashion-forward looks Sandra Bullock dressed the part at Sunday’s Academy Awards: She wore a gleaming, metallic, slim-fitting gown that seemed fashioned after the Oscar statuette itself. The dress was a winner, making the best actress one of many who stepped up their style on what is considered Hollywood’s most important runway … Continue reading Bullock wears `Oscar' gown, other stars take risks

Oscar hopeful Sandra Bullock crowned worst actress

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The day before she is favored to win an Oscar, Sandra Bullock was crowned on Saturday with the dubious title of worst actress of 2009. Bullock, whose drama “The Blind Side” has made her the odds-on favorite to claim the best actress Oscar, was given a Razzie Award for worst female performance in “All About Steve.” No … Continue reading Oscar hopeful Sandra Bullock crowned worst actress

Gritty drama “Precious” swept the top honors at the Spirit Awards, the movie industry’s annual salute to the best of independent film. The Oscar-nominated film about an obese, illiterate, abused teenager in Harlem won four top honors, including best picture, best director, best actress and best supporting actor. Lee Daniels — who is also nominated for best director at Sunday … Continue reading 'Precious' sweeps Spirit awards

It’s a wrap! Barbara Walters says her last Oscars TV special after 29 years will be her best Barbara Walters says her last Oscars television special will be her best. Walters will sit down with actresses Sandra Bullock and Mo’Nique, both nominated for Academy Awards. Bullock is up for Best Actress for “The Blind Side,” and Mo’Nique … Continue reading Barbara Walters: Last Oscars TV special the best