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Film academy sets 2021, 2022 Oscars date for late February

Jun. 11, 2019 12:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Oscars will be headed back to late February after next year's show. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says Tuesday that the 93rd and 94th ceremonies will be held on Feb. 28, 2021 and Feb. 27, 2022 respectively. The 2020 show was moved up significantly on the calendar to...

David Lynch, Wes Studi among honorary Oscar recipients

Jun. 3, 2019 1:51 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first Oscar winners of the season are already here. Groundbreaking filmmaker David Lynch, Cherokee-American actor Wes Studi director Lina Wertmüller and actress Geena Davis will all be receiving honorary Oscar statuettes at the Governors Awards in October, the Academy of Motion...