- Japan deports star of Oscar-winning dolphin documentary Updated: Feb-05-16 4:55 am
TOKYO - The star of an Oscar-winning documentary that shows how dolphins are hunted in a Japanese village was deported to the U.S. on Friday after Tokyo airport officials barred his entry and he was held in detention for more than two weeks.
- Illustrators win gold medals for book, editorial art Updated: Feb-05-16 12:33 am
NEW YORK - The annual gold medals awarded by the Society of Illustrators in New York are considered the Oscars of the profession.
- Academy Award-nominated UK actor Frank Finlay dies at 89 Updated: Feb-01-16 10:44 am
LONDON - British actor Frank Finlay, who was Academy Award-nominated for his work alongside Laurence Olivier in "Othello," has died aged 89.
- Oscar winner Jamie Foxx helps rescue driver from vehicle Updated: Jan-19-16 11:31 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, California - Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx has played super villains and antiheroes on screen. The role of super hero he apparently saved for real life.
- 'Son of Saul' and 'A War' in foreign-language Oscar race Updated: Jan-14-16 2:56 pm
LONDON - Danish Afghan-conflict drama "A War" and searing Hungarian Holocaust story "Son of Saul" were among five nominees announced Thursday for the foreign-language Academy Award.
- Timeline of events in the life of actor Sean Penn Updated: Jan-10-16 4:56 pm
A timeline of events highlighting the screen career, personal life and political activism of Oscar-winning actor Sean Penn:
- Abrams skirts Oscars talk for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Updated: Jan-09-16 1:38 pm
PASADENA, California - J.J. Abrams, director of the blockbuster "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," is deflecting Oscars talk for himself but is hoping other people involved in the film will see their work recognized.