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Martin, Baldwin give stars comic one-two punch

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedy stars Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin, the first duo to share the Oscar stage as co-hosts in the television age, traded punch lines and barbs in Sunday’s show as they gently roasted this year’s nominees. Working the room like a pair of Hollywood insider insult comics, Martin and Baldwin singled out many of the … Continue reading Martin, Baldwin give stars comic one-two punch

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