LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Jeff Bridges won a best actor Oscar on Sunday, his first ever Academy Award, for his role in “Crazy Heart” as a drunken country singer who finds redemption. Bridges, the brother of Beau Bridges and the son of screen star Lloyd Bridges, was previously nominated for an Oscar four times but had never walked away with the … Continue reading Jeff Bridges wins best actor Oscar in "Crazy Heart"
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood amped up the lights and colors at the Oscars on Sunday as leading ladies like Sandra Bullock, Cameron Diaz and Zoe Saldana donned shimmering metallic gowns to celebrate the big night. The red carpet had less of the restrained elegance of other awards shows this season, and more edgier — and sometimes shocking — choices. “We saw a … Continue reading Stars take fashion risks at amped up Oscars
Iraq war drama “The Hurt Locker” is set for for an Oscars shoot-out with science-fiction epic “Avatar” Sunday as the movie industry descends on Hollywood for the 82nd Academy Awards. The streets around the Kodak Theater had been cordoned off and the red carpet had been rolled out as organizers fine-tuned preparations for Sunday’s showbusiness spectacular, which gets under … Continue reading Scandal-tainted 'Hurt Locker' favorite for Oscars
Oscar producers urge viewers to tune in early _ and vow no rain for the red carpet The people behind Sunday’s Oscars show are urging people to tune in early for one of the program’s best sequences. Bill Mechanic, who is producing the awards ceremony with Adam Shankman, promised “the most dynamic opening, from drama to spectacle to … Continue reading Oscar producers urge viewers to tune in early