“He lived through the academy awards and died about 18 months later of a stroke,” Hunt said.
James Franco and Anne Hathaway were not halfway through their academy awards opening monologue when the tweets started flying.
The night before the academy awards, IFC broadcasts the Independent Spirit Awards—a celebration of indie film by Film Independent.
Either way, the 2014 academy awards should be an interesting experiment.
Is there anything we look forward to and dread as much as the academy awards?
Enter: Elie Saab Haute Couture (2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards) and Jean-Paul Gaultier Haute Couture (2008 academy awards).
Yes, the grotesque pamper-athon of excess that is the run-up to the academy awards is under way.
At the academy awards this year, a smiling 16-year-old Rachel Mwanza walked down the red carpet in a colorful Ankara dress.
At the lackluster 2014 AVN Awards, an event long-billed as the academy awards for the adult industry, things got a little weird.
Fast forward to the 2012 academy awards, where Streep took home the Oscar for her performance in The Iron Lady.
Prizes given annually in Hollywood by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for excellence in film performance and production. The symbol of the award is a small statue called an Oscar. The academy's top awards are for best picture, best director, best actor and actress, and best supporting actor and actress.