Academy Awards

  • John Travolta, Kevin Spacey up the star quotient at IIFA 2014 April 29, 2014

    Hollywood actors John Travolta and Kevin Spacey tried some trademark Bollywood moves at the 15th International Indian film Academy Awards on Saturday evening at Tampa Bay in Florida. ...
  • Watch: A night of honour for CNN-IBN at ITA Awards October 24, 2013

    CNN-IBN picked up three awards at the 13th Indian Television Academy Awards in various categories, taking home the Best English News Channel award, the Best News and Current Affairs show award and the Best Anchor in Talk or Chat show award. ...
  • Director Steven Spielberg gets candid about movies March 16, 2013

    Hollywood director Steven Spielberg talks about his love for movies and what's his inspiration. ...
  • Argo: Meet embassy workers who inspired the film February 27, 2013

    'Argo' won the Oscar for the Best Picture at the Academy Awards ceremony. The film documents the covert CIA operation that rescued six Americans during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis. Here are the real embassy workers who inspired the movie. ...
  • Oscars 2013: Hottest style trends from the red carpet February 26, 2013

    The Oscars are considered the superbowl of fashion and on Monday, viewers tuned in to see who is wearing what instead of who wins the trophy. ...
  • Oscars 2013: Ang Lee wins Best Director for Life of Pi, Argo gets Best Picture February 25, 2013

    Among the actors, the Best Actor went to Daniel Day-Lewis for 'Lincoln' and the Best Actress award went to Jennifer Lawrence for 'Silver Linings Playbook'. ...
  • Hollywood set for Oscars 2013; 'Lincoln', 'Life of Pi' lead nominations February 24, 2013

    The 85th Academy Awards will be presented on Sunday night. ...
  • Oscar Watch: Nominations for the Best Actor February 23, 2013

    The 85th Academy Awards in Los Angeles will be held Sunday, February 24, 2013. 'Lincoln' leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture. ...
  • Sneak Peek: Robert De Niro is back with 'The Big Wedding' February 7, 2013

    After the acclaimed Silver Linings Playbook, Academy Award winner Robert De Niro will be seen in a comedy titled 'The Big Wedding'. The film tells the story of a divorced couple who pretend to be married for the sake of attending a big wedding. It will hit the screens on...
  • Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence attend Academy Awards Luncheon February 6, 2013

    The traditional Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon was held in Beverly Hills on Monday. Dozens of the 2013 Oscar nominees arrived in style at the luncheon. ...
  • Oscar Watch: Nominations for the Best Actress February 2, 2013

    Rajeev Masand brings to you the nominations in the Best Actress category at the 85th Academy Awards which will be held on February 24th, 2013. ...
  • Singer Bombay Jayshree bags Oscar nomination for 'Life of Pi' song January 11, 2013

    Singer Bombay Jayshree's song in Ang Lee's 'Life of Pi' has bagged the nomination in 'The Best Original Song' category of 85th Annual Academy Award. The singer is excited about the nomination and plans to attend the ceremony. ...
  • ITA awards: CNN-IBN wins Best English News Channel for the 6th time November 5, 2012

    The Indian Television Academy (ITA) awards held on Sunday evening in Mumbai saw the best in the television industry awarded for their excellence. While the night was big, it became even better with IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai collecting the trophies for Best News Channel and Best News and Current Affairs Anchor. Meanwhile,...
  • Saif, Parineeti host Global Indian Music Academy Awards October 4, 2012

    Saif Ali Khan and Parineeti Chopra were roped in as hosts by the Global Indian Music Academy or GIMA which is now into its third year of recognising and awarding the best in the Indian Music industry both film and non-film. ...
  • Oscar nomination for 'Barfi' an icing on the cake: Ranbir Kapoor September 23, 2012

    Director Anurag Basu's 'Barfi', starring Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, has been nominated as India's official entry to the 2012 Oscar Academy Awards. ...
  • Academy Awards: the top dog in Hollywood February 26, 2012

    Uggie, the 10-year-old jack russell terrier is the scene stealer of ten time Oscar-nominated film 'The Artist'. ...
  • Oscar watch: Catch the nominations February 25, 2012

    Rajeev Masand takes you through the nominations for Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director and Best Film for the Academy Awards. ...
  • It was a fantastic experience: Brad Pitt on India visit February 24, 2012

    Rajeev Masand spoke to Hollywood biggie Brad Pitt who said his India experience was good as he was able to explore the country. ...
  • Oscars 2012: Nominees in the Best Actress category February 22, 2012

    The Oscar nominees for the Best Actress include Rooney Mara for 'The girl with the dragon tattoo'. ...
  • Rajeev Masand gives a thumbs up to 'The Artist' February 21, 2012

    The countdown has begun as the Oscars are a week away and Rajeev Masand talks about the nominees in Best Director category. ...
  • Oscar watch: Nominations for Best Director February 18, 2012

    This week Rajeev Masand takes a look at the five nominations for the Best Director. ...
  • Oscar watch: A look at the Academy Awards nominees January 7, 2012

    Rajeev Masand talks about the Oscar nominated films, 'Midnight in Paris', 'Martha Macy May Marlene' and '50/50'. ...
  • In conversation with Tom Hooper at the Oscars February 28, 2011

    Rajeev Masand talks to filmmaker Tom Hooper at the red carpet of the Oscars. Hooper won the Best Director Oscar for his film 'The Kings Speech'. ...
  • Oscar fever: how stars prepare for the event February 25, 2011

    Oscars are larger than life and Hollywood celebs turn up at the gala in their best. ...
  • Watch:Slumdog's Oscar stars talk of fan frenzy February 27, 2009

    Chennai/Mumbai: India's double Oscar winner AR Rahman landed home to a hero's welcome. Rahman has won even more acclaim amongst his fans as he bagged two golden Oscar statuettes for Slumdog Millionaire for best original score and best original song for Jai Ho. His fans were so ecstatic that even Rahman said...
  • Village celebrates Pinki's win | Slumdog kids get flats February 25, 2009

    New Delhi: While the Academy spotlight was on the delightful children of Slumdog Millionaire, an eight-year-old from Varanasi was also quietly smiling in the hallowed Kodak theatre. Her story of social ostracism because of cleft lip, Smile Pinki won the Best Short Documentary Oscar. There wasn't a dry eye in...
  • Oscar red carpet: Winners and losers February 25, 2009

    Well now that the Oscars are over, everyone can relax, look back, admire and appraise the most star studded red carpet event of our times. So here's our take on who scored a perfect 10. Take a look. ...
  • Slumdog is East-West fusion: Anil Kapoor February 25, 2009

    Los Angeles: CNN-IBN caught up with Anil Kapoor after the initial euphoria of three Indian film fraternity members winning the Oscars for the film Slumdog Millionaire. Anil Kapoor spoke about the way the film has now become a bridge for an unimaginable and amazing fusion between Bollywood and Hollywood. He...
  • 'Rahman fuses classical with music from other countries' February 24, 2009

    Los Angeles: The star cast and the crew of Slumdog Millionaire talk about music composer A R Rahman's Oscar achievement. ...
  • Mumbai toasts Slumdog Millionaires's success February 24, 2009

    The city- with all its complexities was the at the heart of this Oscar biggie- post 26/11 Mumbai went under the arclights on the global stage yet again this time for being a winner! ...