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 Rob Ford, Troubled Toronto Mayor, Going to the Oscars?

UPDATE: In a confirmed report from CP24, a news outlet in Toronto, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will NOT be attending tonight’s Academy Awards ceremony.

Forget the red-carpet gaffes. No one will even care about those if the latest report from The Toronto Sun is true: troubled Toronto… Continue reading Rob Ford, Troubled Toronto Mayor, Going to the Oscars?

Certain nominees clearly are on the Oscar fast track, but there still could be room for some surprises.

Ellen DeGeneres will return as second-time host as ABC televises the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday, March 2 … and she’ll have plenty of material to work with, thanks to contenders for the gold statue who have brought life to characters distinctive in and of themselves.

After his Golden Globe

jimmy kimmel after oscars chris hemsworth meryl streep Jimmy Kimmels 2014 After the Oscars movie trailer: Watch a sneak peekEvery year Jimmy Kimmel puts together an epic, star-studded spoof video to air on his annual “After the Oscars” special. While you’ll have to wait until Sunday (March 2) to truly find out what Kimmel has in store, you can watch a clip from 2014′s edition, featuring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Chris Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth, below.

The first look clip starts

oscar How To Watch The Oscars Live Online, Plus: 10 Little Known Oscar Facts You Probably Didnt Know

Ready your drinking games, place your bets, and bring on the theme parties. It’s Oscar time, kids. Yes, it’s that surreal Sunday night that you love to hate, but wouldn’t miss for the world. Hollywood’s best and worst gather in one room to hypnotize us with their too-long speeches and hopefully behave badly (just a little) so we have something to talk about. With

Note: In honor of the Academy Awards this Sunday, we’re reposting some of our favorite Oscar-related posts from years past. The following was first published on 2/26/13, and it includes a new intro from Geek Beat author Rick Marshall. 

Gravity%20(585%20x%20329) Aliens, Star Wars and the Biggest Moments for Geek Films at the Oscars

It’s worth noting this year that we have not one, but two science-fiction films nominated for “Best Picture” honors, though it’s understandable if the ambiguous futurism of… Continue reading 'Aliens,' 'Star Wars' and the Biggest Moments for Geek Films at the Oscars