AWARDS

  • Grammy winner Sam Smith is still waiting for his trophies 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    London: Singer Sam Smith, who won four awards at the 2015 Grammy Awards earlier this month, says he has still not received any of the trophies. "I haven't got them yet. It takes, like, a month to get them and it's annoying," said Smith during the BRIT Awards that took place...
  • Madonna in unscripted plunge steals show at Brit awards 10 hours 19 minutes ago

    Pop diva Madonna's gasp-inducing "wardrobe malfunction" at a star-studded London awards ceremony grabbed British headlines on Thursday along with photos of her falling backwards downstairs tangled in a swirling cape. From the up-market daily Guardian to the mass circulation Sun, Madonna's tumble overshadowed anything else at Wednesday's British music industry annual...
  • Madonna falls off BRIT Awards stage, not hurt 10 hours 23 minutes ago

    London: Singer Madonna says she is feeling "fine" after falling backwards down a set of stairs and off stage during her performance at the BRIT Awards. Madonna was performing on her track 'Living For Love' at the annual awards ceremony Wednesday, when she was seen falling backwards down a set of...
  • Ed Sheeran wins best British record at top UK music awards Yesterday

    London: The top British music awards went to young men on Wednesday as Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith bagged the most important trophies in a star-studded Brit Awards show in London. But the grand dame of pop music, Madonna, who performed at the ceremony for the first time in two decades,...
  • Taylor Swift named Woman of the Year at the Elle Style Awards 2 days ago

    Singer Taylor Swift was crowned Woman of the Year at the Elle Style Awards held here. The "Blank space" hitmaker was presented with the accolade by fellow singer Sam Smith during Tuesday night's ceremony, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Also honoured at the 18th annual awards ceremony was Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who picked up Model of...
  • AR Rahman's band NAFS debuts, performs at the Global Indian Music Awards 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Music maestro AR Rahman's band NAFS gave its maiden performance here at the fifth edition of Gionee Star Global Indian Music Awards (GiMA). The awards ceremony took place Tuesday in the presence of the crème de la crème of the music and film fraternity. The ceremony, hosted by singer Mika Singh...
  • Look of the day: Shraddha Kapoor rocks androgynous style in Sandro and Cue 2 days ago

    Actress Shraddha Kapoor is certainly turning into a style maven. At a recent award show, the actress rocked androgynous style as she posed on the red carpet wearing a Sandro pantsuit teamed up with a black crop top from Cue. It was a tricky look to pull...
  • Oscars 2015: Speeches filled with political activism, pet issues 4 days ago

    Much of the chatter going into the Oscars was about the lack of diversity in the Academy's choices, specifically the dearth of nominations for 'Selma.' But while there were plenty of references to racial justice during the ceremony - drawing tears from the movie's David Oyelowo at one point - issues...
  • 'Birdman' takes flight at an Oscars punctuated by politics, takes home best film, director 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: The long take of 'Birdman' has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past, took Hollywood's top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality. In a battle of B-movies for best picture, the Oscars...
  • Oscars 2015: Complete list of winners at the 87th Academy Awards 4 days ago

    List of winners at Sunday's 87th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Best picture: "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)." Actor: Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything." Actress: Julianne Moore, "Still Alice." Supporting actor: J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash." Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood." Directing: Alejandro G. Inarritu, "Birdman or...
  • Oscars 2015: Patricia Arquette wins best supporting actress for 'Boyhood' 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: Patricia Arquette has won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for 'Boyhood.' Arquette plays the mother of Ellar Coltrane's Mason in Richard Linklater's sweeping look at a boy's life, filmed over 12 years. It was the first Oscar for Arquette. She also won the Golden Globe in January. The other...
  • 'Ida' wins Oscar for best foreign language film 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: The black-and-white Polish film "Ida" has won the Academy Award for best foreign language film. The win marks the first foreign language Oscar for Poland despite nine previous nominations and a rich history of filmmaking, including by renowned directors like Andrzej Wajda and Roman Polanski. But the tautly made...
  • Host Neil Patrick Harris kicks off 'whitest' Oscars 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: Oscar host Neil Patrick Harris wasted no time kicking off a stormy 87th Academy Awards and conceding the ceremony's much-discussed lack of diversity. "Tonight we honor Hollywood's best and whitest - I mean brightest," said Harris in a Dolby Theatre introduction Sunday. All of this year's acting nominees are...
  • Oscars 2015: JK Simmons wins best supporting actor for 'Whiplash' 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: J.K. Simmons has won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for "Whiplash." Simmons plays a cruel jazz band instructor who berates and humiliates his students, including Miles Teller, who co-stars as an aspiring jazz drummer in Damien Chazelle's film. It was the first Oscar nomination for Simmons, 60, a...
  • Live: Oscar Awards 2015 4 days ago

    It is that time of the year when Hollywood's best of the best is celebrated at Kodak Theater in Hollywood, Los Angeles as stars descend on the red carpet as dressed in their finest designer wear. Touted as the most competitive Oscars ceremony, this year will see some very fine...
  • Oscars promise a night of nail-biting and new winners 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Hollywood's awards season reaches its apogee on Sunday at the 87th Academy Awards, where 'Birdman' and 'Boyhood' will battle for best picture and veteran actors are likely to grasp their first golden Oscar statuettes. The film industry's biggest night will serve up its share of suspense as three top...
  • Watch: Story of the Oscar envelopes 5 days ago

    Many envelopes will be opened at the Academy Awards, but they're not ordinary envelopes. Each one is carefully handmade and can cost hundreds of dollars. The current oscar envelopes were designed by Marc Friedland. ...
  • Rosamund Pike, Marion Cotillard, Eddie Redmayne express their views on Neil Patrick Harris as Oscar host 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: If Neil Patrick Harris' nerves are running high as a first-time host of the Academy Awards on Sunday, he need look no further than the night's nominees for a friendly face. Here's what they had to say about the multitalented entertainer taking the Oscar reins: - "I think he...
  • Glen Campbell's Oscar nod for original song caps his career 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Glen Campbell's career didn't end when he revealed he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011. He went on to record an album, play more than 150 concerts to promote it, star in a documentary about life with Alzheimer's and win awards for its leading song. Now 78 and in the...
  • Dozens of A-listers take a casual day for Oscar rehearsals 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Less than 24 hours before the super-fancy Oscar ceremony, it was jeans-and-sneakers day at the Dolby Theatre. Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Aniston, Liam Neeson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Naomi Watts, Kevin Hart, Channing Tatum and Zoe Saldana were among the casually-clad stars rehearsing for the Academy Awards Saturday, while Nicole Kidman, Reese...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Media deserves respect and dignity 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Actors and the media are known to share a "love-hate" kind of relationship, but megastar Amitabh Bachchan took to his official blog to laud the dedication of mediapersons, saying they deserve "respect" and "dignity". "I do feel, that the job assigned to a member of the media has an agenda...
  • 'Birdman', 'Boyhood' to battle it out at Oscars for top honours 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: In one of the most fiercely contested years in the Oscars' history, Alejandro G Inarritu's 'Birdman' and Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood' have emerged front-runners as the Academy rolls out the red carpet to honour the best in cinema this Sunday here. Both 'Birdman' and Wes Anderson's 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'...
  • 'American Sniper' at the Oscars: Despite being in the news for all the wrong reasons, the film deserves to be in the race 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Not to start off with a spoiler or anything, but have you seen the trailers for 'American Sniper'? One of the first trailers for the Clint Eastwood film features a rugged-looking Bradley Cooper pointing an evil-looking sniper at a small Muslim kid, in a tense situation. "Don't pick it...
  • Catch all the action of Oscar Awards 2015 February 18, 2015

    Oscars are the most anticipated award show of the season and so naturally the Oscar red carpet and stars that tread on it have their fans in breath-less anticipation to look at what they are wearing. Here we bring to you all the action from the Oscar Awards 2015 in...