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Mo’Nique wins best supporting actress Oscar

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Mo’Nique won the best supporting actress Oscar on Sunday for her role as an abusive mother in “Precious,” claiming her first Academy Award. The actress had been considered the favorite to win, having racked up a slew of critics’ choice, festival and guild awards for her role in the independent film. Her chilling portrayal of Mary … Continue reading Mo'Nique wins best supporting actress Oscar

Stars are dressed down but shining bright at the Kodak Theatre for Oscar rehearsals Robert Downey, Jr. Charlize Theron. Kathy Bates. John Travolta. Tina Fey. Matt Damon. Jake Gyllenhaal. Kate Winslet. Penelope Cruz. Tom Hanks. Jennifer Lopez. Robin Williams. Zoe Saldana. Sarah Jessica Parker. There were so many stars inside the Kodak Theatre Saturday, it looked like a casual version … Continue reading Stars dressed down, shining bright at rehearsals

Oscar sets the stage for ladies night

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Academy Awards have long been dominated by men and their movies, but Hollywood’s women may steal the spotlight Sunday when the final curtain falls on the top film honors watched around the world. Kathryn Bigelow is the frontrunner to win the golden trophy dubbed Oscar for best director with Iraq war film “The Hurt Locker … Continue reading Oscar sets the stage for ladies night

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

Oscar suites break out the gifts, Twittens anyone?

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Here’s a tip for Charlie Sheen and Brooke Mueller: want to improve your troubled marriage? Try Twittens.Don’t know what Twittens are? You aren’t alone. But celebrities who visi Continue reading Oscar suites break out the gifts, Twittens anyone?