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Will Smith confronts Chris Rock, then wins best actor Oscar

Mar. 28, 2022 08:33 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Will Smith marched onto the Oscars stage and smacked Chris Rock, the unpredictable moment served as a jarring interruption to Hollywood’s feel-good celebration. But once Smith returned moments later to accept his first-ever Academy Award, he delivered a...

Oscar Moments: The night emotion won, for better and worse

Mar. 28, 2022 06:08 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Did I miss anything?” quipped Oscars co-host Amy Schumer, returning to the Dolby Theatre stage after a break. “There’s a different vibe in here.” Oh my, was there ever. With a sudden, shocking outburst of anger from actor Will Smith, who...

Oscars live: Coming-of-age film ‘CODA’ wins best picture

Mar. 27, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

“CODA” has won best picture at the Oscars. The small, coming-of-age film about the only hearing member in a family of deaf adults written and directed by Siân Heder took the top prize over bigger-budget contenders at the Academy Awards on Sunday night. The win...

Deaf actor Kotsur wins supporting actor Oscar for 'CODA'

Mar. 27, 2022 23:34 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Troy Kotsur can make room on his already crowded mantle for a historic trophy. The first deaf male actor nominated for an Oscar won best supporting honors for his role in “CODA” at the Academy Awards on Sunday. Kotsur joins “CODA” costar...

Oscar predictions: Will 'Power of the Dog' reign supreme?

Mar. 21, 2022 18:30 PM EDT

Ahead of the 94th Academy Awards this week, Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for a ceremony with much still up in the air. BEST PICTURE The Nominees: “Belfast”; “CODA”; “Don’t Look Up”; “Drive My Car”;...

How (and where) to watch the 2022 Oscar nominees online

Mar. 18, 2022 09:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking to watch top Oscar nominees before the 94th Academy Awards air on March 27? There are many ways to get that done, and a trip to the theater isn't absolutely necessary. Here’s the way to find the top nominees online, though there are many myriad paths to digitally buy,...

After a year away, Oscar nominees celebrate together

Mar. 07, 2022 20:03 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Oscar race may be heating up, but you wouldn’t know it to peek in on the nominees luncheon Monday in Los Angeles. Attendees packed into a ballroom at the Fairmont Century City for the annual luncheon, where nominees get to mingle and celebrate. It was a...

In ‘Lucy and Desi,’ Amy Poehler strives to humanize TV icons

Mar. 02, 2022 17:23 PM EST

For Amy Poehler and millions of millions of Americans, “I Love Lucy” wasn’t just something that was on television. It was a show that “came with your TV and was on your whole life,” she said. But it’s also one that, in the 65 years since it ended, loomed so large as a...

Review: Loving documentary of TV giants in 'Lucy and Desi'

Mar. 02, 2022 16:58 PM EST

A boy sees a pretty girl at a party and delivers a pick-up line for the ages. “If you don’t have anything to do tonight, how would you like to learn how to do the rhumba?” he asks. The girl is charmed. “I don’t, and I′d love to,” she answers. So began a love affair for...

Today in History

Mar. 01, 2022 00:13 AM EST

Today in History Today is Tuesday, March 1, the 60th day of 2022. There are 305 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 1, 1974, seven people, including former Nixon White House aides H.R. Haldeman and John D. Ehrlichman,...