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People magazine names the most stylish stars

Feb. 13, 2019 8:47 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — They are the A-listers who wow on the red carpet. Ahead of the Academy Awards on Wednesday, People magazine released its list of Hollywood's most stylish stars. The magazine calls Lupita Nyong'o a trailblazing beauty and Emma Stone the modern romantic. Nicole Kidman is the elegant icon,...

Streep joins 'Big Little Lies' after being fan of show

Feb. 8, 2019 9:57 PM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Friday from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, where TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. STREEP STEPS IN Meryl Streep's self-professed addiction to "Big Little Lies" had the bonus of turning the...

ABC executive sees silver lining in Oscars flap: interest

Feb. 6, 2019 2:50 AM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Oscars disarray over the exit of Kevin Hart as the host of the show had an upside — people paid attention, ABC's entertainment president said Tuesday. "Ironically, I have found that the lack of clarity ... has kept the Oscars really in the conversation, and the mystery has...

Awkwafina, Tina Fey, Jennifer Lopez to present at Oscars

Feb. 4, 2019 2:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg and Brie Larson will be presenters at the 91st Academy Awards. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on Monday announced its first slate of presenters. Also among the 13 stars are Daniel Craig, Jennifer Lopez, Amandla Stenberg and Awkwafina. Chris Evans,...

For 25 years, the SAG Awards have been 'the actors' party'

Jan. 25, 2019 3:36 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Screen Actors Guild Awards turns 25 on Sunday and executive producer Kathy Connell has shaped every one. And while the milestone anniversary offers a chance to reflect on the show's growth and impact, Connell says not to expect too many flashbacks on the telecast, which will be...

Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper among SAG Awards presenters

Jan. 23, 2019 4:05 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper and Rami Malek are among the first presenters announced for Sunday's Screen Actors Guild Awards. Other presenters announced Wednesday by the actors union include Chadwick Boseman, Sam Elliott, Constance Wu, John David Washington, Adam Driver, and Michelle Yeoh....

Teary Glenn Close, cheeky Olivia Colman take acting awards

Jan. 7, 2019 12:52 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Glenn Close couldn't help but think of her mother at Sunday's Golden Globes when she won best actress in a film drama for playing a woman forced into the shadows by her husband's success in "The Wife." Through tears, Close noted her mother's similarities with her character in...

The Latest: 'Kominsky Method' wins best TV comedy Globe

Jan. 6, 2019 10:33 PM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, being presented live Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 7:25 p.m. "The Kominsky Method" is the winner of the best TV comedy series Golden Globe Award. The Golden Globe comes for...

Golden Globes another sign of value of Asian inclusion

Jan. 5, 2019 12:42 PM EST

The Golden Globe Awards is set to feel like a major evolution from its 2015 broadcast, when comedian Margaret Cho's appearance as a North Korean film journalist who spoke in heavily accented English was slammed by some as awkward and racist. Cho was the only Asian on stage the entire evening. Sunday's show will...

An awards show crossroads 1 year after the Time's Up Globes

Jan. 4, 2019 12:36 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To misquote "A Star Is Born," awards shows were far from shallow in 2018. Many confronted sexual misconduct in the entertainment industry head on, but as a new year kicks off with the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday one question lingers: Will it continue for another year? For an event...