Getty Images Academy Awards acceptance speeches are an art. Winners should be clever — but not too clever — and, most importantly, thank all of the people who keep them employed without forgetting the people they live with. It's tough.This year, stars got up there and gave it their best shot. We paid close attention and figured out who the big winners were most thankful for this year — or at least who they prioritized in their 45 seconds of onstage glory.Without further adieu, here's the...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)A super competitive awards season comes to a close tonight, and while some of these races already feel like foregone conclusions, there are still good reasons to choose the second or sometimes even third-ranked nominees when making your final Oscar pool picks. With that in mind, here's a little intelligence to help you look like a plugged in pro when you choose Amy Adams over Cate Blanchett or Gravity over 12 Years a Slave.Best Picture: 12 Years a Slave(Fox Searchlight)The movie...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)What are we going to do with ourselves after Sunday?! The most competitive awards season of at least the last decade is coming to a close, so it's time to take one last look at this year's leaderboard and pick this year's Oscar winners. As always, we're just tracking the Big Six (Picture, Director, and the acting categories). Check out a full breakdown for predictions here.
The smart money is on Cate Blanchett to win Best Actress this year. After winning the Golden Globe, the...Read Full Story
(From ABC)With the Oscars coming in just a few days, it appears very likely we will soon be living in a world where Jordan Catalano has an Oscar. In order to celebrate Jared Leto's unbelievable rise from crushable TV heartthrob to universally acclaimed actor, we've imagined how the My So Called Life hottie might react to the boisterous praise for Leto's work in Dallas Buyers Club."Leto gives an award-caliber performance of uncanny skill. He makes sure Rayon never loses her caustic wit and...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesWhen you're someone as famous and, uh, free-spirited as Miley Cyrus, waking up to a bouquet of roses probably isn't even close to the strangest thing that's happened to you all week — or all day, for that matter. But someone has the crop-top loving pop princess intrigued.Cyrus tweeted about her floral display Saturday afternoon. "Not a bad way to wake up 🌹🌹🌹 but who are you from? #secretadmirer " she wrote with a snapshot of pretty roses. Observe:Now, Cyrus didn't give any clues...Read Full Story
(Getty)Jared Leto's been getting a ton of praise for his performance in Dallas Buyer's Club — it might even earn him an Oscar — but can we talk about his other big win this awards season? You know, his hair that looks like it's a blessed gift from the gods. I know I'm not the only one who's noticed?
Who did Leto's ombré? Asking for a friend.
— Kat Dennings (@OfficialKat) February 3, 2014
But if Leto's hair is really capable of making women jealous, then it has to be as appealing as the...Read Full Story
Were you able to identify Leto's locks from those that belong to ladies? Check out the answers to see how well you did.Exhibit A: Jared LetoExhibit B: Julia RobertsExhibit C: Jared LetoExhibit D: Jared LetoExhibit E: Rachel BilsonExhibit F: Drew BarrymoreExhibit G: Jared LetoExhibit H: Jessica AlbaExhibit I: Jared LetoExhibit J: Sarah Jessica ParkerRead Full Story
(Getty Images) You can tell a lot about a person from the people they date, and the one main thing you can tell from Cameron Diaz's dating resume is that she doesn't have a type. When it comes to age, career, ethnicity; her boyfriends are all over the map. Most of them, however, run in the celebrity circuit, and after two decades on Hollywood's A-List, Diaz has a list of exes that is not only diverse, it's lengthy. From co-stars and models to athletes and billionaire business magnates, Diaz's...Read Full Story
From left: Cate Blanchett, Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Lawrence, and Jared Leto. (Getty Images)The Oscar nominations were announced Thursday morning, and now that we've had plenty of time to digest the various snubs and surprises, we've decided to pick the frontrunners. Sunday's Golden Globes definitely had an affect on the race. After taking those awards into account, it's looking more and more like Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Lawrence are going to win their respective categories. But...Read Full Story
Cate Blanchett, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong'o, and Jared Leto. (Getty Images)With the Oscar nominations less than a week away, Sunday's Golden Globes still stand to shake up a few races. With that in mind we've gone through and picked our definite nominees as well as the ones who still have a shot, and the honorable also-rans whose awards seasons have probably come to an end. Check out our last shot at getting this right below.
Cate Blanchett is still the runaway favorite here. She'd have...Read Full Story