Jimmy Fallon Says He’s Not Hosting the Oscars

     August 8, 2012

Just a few days ago, we got word that the Academy was possibly closing in on a host for this year’s Oscar ceremony.  They were apparently keen on having Jimmy Fallon tackle hosting duties with SNL’s Lorne Michaels producing, but …

Jimmy Fallon in Talks to Host the Oscars

     August 3, 2012

Summer is finally, hopefully winding down to a close, and it’s time to start talking about Oscar yet again.  Though we’ve likely only seen a couple of possible contenders for the 85th Academy Awards thus far, the Academy is busy …

Matt Live-Blogs the 84th Academy Awards

     February 26, 2012

We’re here at last.  The seemingly endless award season has reached its zenith/nadir.  I have never been less enthusiastic for the Oscars.  And I used to love the Oscars.  I loved the competition, I loved seeing the films and actors …

Sacha Baron Cohen Banned from the Oscars?

     February 22, 2012

Sacha Baron Cohen is not someone you would describe as uncontroversial. Now, his over-the-top antics may have gotten him banned from the 84th Annual Academy Awards. He’s been a British hip-hop artist (Ali G Indahouse), a Kazakhstani immigrant (Borat) and …