Nominees React to Academy Awards Honor
Compiled by a Front Row Features Staff Reporter HOLLYWOOD—The nominations for the 89th annual Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences awards were announced here Tuesday. The reactions from excited honorees was swift. Apparently, the chance to take home the gold statuette never gets old as  [...]
Gian Barbarona Picks and Predictions for 2016 Oscars
By GIAN BARBARONA Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—In just a few hours, the 88th Academy Awards will conclude awards season recognition of some of the remarkable achievements film has had in 2015. Despite contest and controversy, this year’s crop of nominees has been one of the best. Distinct a [...]
By A Front Row Features Staff Report HOLLYWOOD—The 84th Academy Awards has barely passed, but the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences already is looking ahead. The 85th Academy Awards nominations will be announced on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, and the Oscar telecast will be presented on S [...]
Fun Facts about This Year’s Academy Award Nominations
By a Front Row Features Staff Report “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” marks Gary Oldman’s first ever Oscar nomination. He is nominated in the Best Actor category for his performance as fictional British spy George Smiley. Neither Leonardo DiCaprio nor Clint Eastwood received a nomina [...]
‘Hugo,’ ‘The Artist’ Top Oscar Nominations
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Two films celebrating Hollywood’s Golden Age are the top nominees for this year’s Academy Awards: Martin Scorsese’s “Hugo” with 11 nominations and Michel Hazanavicius’ silent, black and white “The Artist,” with 10. “Hugo” and “The Artist” were among t [...]