Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel
Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel has explained a joke that he was going to do at the Oscars but had to scrap thanks to Envelopegate. After the top category was announced Kimmel was going to make fun of Matt Damon, who was in the audience. However the late-night host had to cut the joke after La La Land was accidently announced...
Oscars
If you're one of the people who joked that someone lost their job after "Envelopegate" at the Oscars Sunday night, you were right. Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, announced Wednesday, March 1, that the accountants responsible for the Best Picture envelope blunder won't be returning to any future Academy Awards ceremonies. The accountants...
A guy named Gary Alan Coe from Chicago stole the show at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26 . His appearance at the awards ceremony came just three days after he was released from a California prison after serving 20 years of a life sentence for multiple felonies. As we previously reported, a bus full of tourists stopped at the...
Meryl Streep
Since she is already an Oscars veteran many times over, it seemed impossible that Meryl Streep could do anything to make us love her more. But this year, at the 89th annual Academy Awards, Ms. Streep truly outdid herself. Whether she was clapping back at hating presidents, flawlessly announcing winners, cheering on her fellow actresses, or being nominated herself....
oscars 2017
The 89th Annual Academy Awards were all about celebrating winners, but every winner merits a loser and this year's awards show abounded with them. In fact, this year's Academy Awards might hold the record for most awkward moments in one show. I kid, I kid. We've all seen the Best Picture flub so I won't spend time discussing how...
Jimmy Kimmel
It has been a crazy few days for Jimmy Kimmel.  He hosted the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 27, which is already a massive job to take on, but he also had to deal with the mix up heard around the world.  And then he had to film his late night talk show and explain it all. On Jimmy Kimmel Live! on...
2017 Oscars Envelopegate
Someone screwed up at Sunday night's Academy Awards when Warren Beatty was handed the wrong envelope and the biggest debacle in Oscars history occurred. Now of course in the days following, the finger pointing has begun. So who's mistake was it? Well as People noted, PricewaterhouseCoopers is laying blame on their accountant. Yes, the company took to Twitter to let everyone know...
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, musical performances
The Oscars may be all about the best films of the year, but nothing sets a film apart like it's music! This year's show did not disappoint as Grammy-winning musicians took the stage to give us all a break from the intense Academy Award atmosphere. Embed from Getty Images Each of the performances reflected one of the five nominees in the Best...
Oscars Best Picture mix up
The 89th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 26, was not without flaws. The show did not go off without a hitch, because the award for Best Picture was accidentally given to La La Land when Moonlight was the real winner. The cast and crew of La La Land, directed by Damien Chazelle, was wrongfully announced because the incorrect envelope was handed...
Nicole Kidman
The Academy Awards generated a lot of controversy after the biggest flub in Oscars history took place. But also ablaze on social media that night were criticisms directed at actress Nicole Kidman — criticisms directed at the unusual way she was clapping. Kidman, 49, was caught twice on camera clapping her palms together while keeping her fingers separated, prompting a...