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Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 04:57 PM EST

Coppola's Nom Makes Him Part of Family Tradition

Coppola's Nom Makes Him Part of Family Tradition

The "Moonrise Kingdom" co-writer joins acclaimed family members in the elite Academy ranks.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 04:15 PM EST

Chasing Oscar: Sizing Up the 2013 Academy Awards

Chasing Oscar: Sizing Up the 2013 Academy Awards

Making Oscar predictions is a lot like taking the SATs: if you can eliminate one or two wrong answers, you significantly increase your chances of success.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 11:24 AM EST

MacFarlane Aims to Perk Up Stodgy Oscars

MacFarlane Aims to Perk Up Stodgy Oscars

"Family Guy" creator may bring a cheekiness that prods younger viewers to check out the Oscars just to see what he might pull. But just how far will Seth MacFarlane push it?

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 at 02:57 PM EST

On Twitter, Peanut Gallery Mocks Oscars

On Twitter, Peanut Gallery Mocks Oscars

The second-screen experience is never better than on Oscar night, when a separate (and some might say superior) entertainment experience plays out on social media.

Monday, Feb 18, 2013 at 03:12 PM EST

Oscar 2013: Full List of Nominees

Oscar 2013: Full List of Nominees

Oscars 2013 host Seth MacFarlane and actress Emma Stone announced the nominees for this year's Academy Award. Click through for a full list of nominees.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 11:56 AM EST

Seth MacFarlane Takes the Oscar Reins

Seth MacFarlane Takes the Oscar Reins

Seth MacFarlane tackles hosting duties at Sunday's Oscar ceremonies. The Academy Awards will air on ABC at 7 p.m. ET.

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 at 10:40 PM EST

Jennifer Lawrence's Oscar Nom Has "Silver Lining"

Jennifer Lawrence's Oscar Nom Has "Silver Lining"

The actress and director David O. Russell talk roles vs. real life and why "Silver Linings Playbook" was a labor of love.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 09:42 AM EST

Oprah, Quvenzhane Wallis Honored at Essence Event

Oprah, Quvenzhane Wallis Honored at Essence Event

Winfrey, Wallis, Naomie Harris and others attend Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 06:02 PM EST

Puppies Pick Oscars' Best Picture Winner

Puppies Pick Oscars' Best Picture Winner

Following a nail-biting Super Bowl pick, Jimmy Fallon's perceptive puppies are at it again. This time, they've turned their attention to the Oscars.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 03:08 PM EST

2013 Oscars Countdown

2013 Oscars Countdown

With just three days to go until the 2013 Oscars, the red carpet waits for the stars. Find out which celebs will be performing and what the show's producers are doing to make sure the broadcast come in under...

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A front row seat for the 85th annual Academy Awards. The big winners, the brightest stars and the most awe-inspiring fashion gather here to celebrate Hollywood’s most prestigious awards show.