By ABC News

Feb 21, 2014 8:40am

Why Jonah Hill Took a Real Punch in ‘Wolf of Wall Street,’ and Got Back at Leo DiCaprio

By JENNIFER PIRONE and LAUREN EFFRON Jonah Hill, who is Oscar-nominated for his role as Donnie Azoff, the sleazy sidekick in Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street,” has long admired the film’s director. So when the chance came to audition for Scorsese’s film, Hill… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 7, 2014 2:36pm

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ Advances in Oscar Bracket Challenge

“Slumdog Millionaire” edged out “No Country for Old Men” when the two Academy Award winning pictures went head-to-head in the first round of ABC News’ Oscar Bracket Challenge. Only 48 votes separated the two films after the first round of votes were tabulated in our… Read More »

Mar 5, 2013 1:26pm

Bradley Cooper: ‘I Don’t Want an Oscar’

Most Oscar nominees talk about how happy they are just to be nominated, but Bradley Cooper reveals to GQ that he doesn’t even want an Oscar. According to Us Weekly, the “Silver Linings Playbook” star told the April issue of British GQ: “I don’t want… Read More »

By ABC News

Mar 1, 2013 11:57am

Jane Fonda Not Amused By Seth MacFarlane’s ‘Boobs’ Oscars Song

Seth MacFarlane received mixed reviews after hosting the Oscars and actress Jane Fonda counts herself as one of those who was not particularly impressed, especially with the “Family Guy” creator’s “We Saw Your Boobs” gag song during the telecast. The song, which MacFarlane sang with the Gay… Read More »

Feb 26, 2013 11:31am

The Story Behind Michelle Obama’s Oscar Moment

Michelle Obama’s surprise appearance at Sunday’s Academy Awards to announce the Best Picture winner had everyone from Hollywood’s biggest stars in the audience to television viewers at home asking, “How did the first lady end up on the Oscars?” Arranging for Mrs. Obama to appear… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 26, 2013 10:22am

Anne Hathaway’s Oscars Dress Snub

Actress Anne Hathaway won an Oscar for Best Supporting actress, but the “Les Miserables” star has received backlash about the dress she donned on the red carpet. Hathaway, 30, is rumored to have swapped her original Valentino gown for a Prada one. Before the Oscars… Read More »

Feb 25, 2013 2:12pm

Hollywood Producer Ejected From Oscars for Throwing Paper Planes

A big moment for a Hollywood animation producer at Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony was followed by a swift ejection when security caught her whimsically throwing paper airplanes from the mezzanine at the Dolby Theatre. Kristina Reed, a producer at Walt Disney Animation Studios in Los… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 25, 2013 12:44pm

Quvenzhane Wallis to Star in ‘Annie’ Remake

Quvenzhane Wallis didn’t take home the Oscar for Best Actress but she did score her next big role. Hours before she attended the Oscars Sunday, the 9-year-old “Beasts of the Southern Wild” star had reason to celebrate when Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that Quvenzhane has… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 25, 2013 10:13am

Jennifer Lawrence’s Oscars Interview Interrupted by Jack Nicholson

Winning an Oscar wasn’t the only surprise for Jennifer Lawrence at the Academy Awards Sunday night.  As the Best Actress winner began her interview with “Good Morning America” co-host George Stephanopoulos, actor Jack Nicholson popped into the exchange. Lawrence had just described her big win:… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 25, 2013 8:58am

On Oscar Sunday, Ben Affleck’s Daughter Wins Trophy of Her Own

  “Argo” director Ben Affleck has collected many awards this season, including an Oscar statuette for best picture of the year, but his young daughter wasn’t to be outdone. She won her own trophy Sunday – for spelling. Affleck told ABC News his daughter Violet… Read More »