Film critic Desmond Thorne joins 'The Amanda Seales Show' for a 2024 Oscars 'Best Animated Feature'-themed round of "Watch / Don't Watch."

Reflect with us on award show history with these 10 unforgettable hosts who represented for the Black community on their respective stages.

The latest in 'The Slap' Saga comes by way of Will Smith himself, who has decided to accept fault for his violent actions against Chris Rock by surprisingly resigning from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences altogether.

During the press run for his Oscar-winning music doc 'Summer of Soul,' Questlove shared some insight into his journey of success so far. One moment that stood out the most involved forever-favorite President Barack Obama, but what's surprising is the funny reason it became so memorable.

With just a few days before the big night and recent rumors surrounding Beyoncé's long-awaited return to the stage for a very special performance, The Academy has finally revealed its lineup of performers for the 2022 Oscars ceremony. 

Samuel L. Jackson doesn't seem to think his disregard by the Oscars over the years is a fluke, and he has a pretty interesting opinion on why that may be the case for him and other African American Hollywood stars since the first ceremony was hosted back in 1929.

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“I believe a big factor in success is joy,” she continued. “I go back and look at the tournaments that I’ve invested — like the ones I’ve never lost a set in – I was so joyful.”

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — If anyone was wondering if the Academy Awards will get political this year, film academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs all but confirmed it Monday at the annual Oscar nominees’ luncheon. Boone Isaacs opened the private gathering at the Beverly Hilton Hotel with a galvanizing speech that promised the academy will […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar winners Brie Larson and Jennifer Hudson will help announce this year’s Academy Award nominees. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on Friday revealed the actresses will be among those who announce nominees in 24 categories on Jan. 24. Also presenting will be Oscar nominees Jason Reitman and Ken […]

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This second sneak peek highlights more of Davis' performance, which has been hailed as a "masterpiece of quiet grace."

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In June, the Academy sent out invitations to a record number of minority actors and filmmakers in an attempt to diversify its largely white, male ranks. Nate Parker, Michael B. Jordan, Idris Elba, America Ferrera, Regina King and Cary Fukunaga were among the invitees. Ryan Coogler, whose 2015 film “Creed” netted a supporting actor Sylvester […]