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Gay History 101: The Oscars

MOVIES | By Pier Angelo | Feb 22
As the world gets ready for the 87th Academy Awards it's worth noting that in those 87 years, very few openly gay actors have taken home a trophy.

Academy Awards Preview :: Going for the Gold

MOVIES | By Chris Carpeter | Feb 15
Who's gonna win? Which title will take home the statuette? Who will wear what, and whose speech will prove most embarrassing? We can't answer all these questions, but here are some predictions for the names that will be called when envelopes are opened.

Neil Patrick Harris Says He'll Host Oscars in 2015

NATIONAL | By Sandy Cohen | Oct 16
Neil Patrick Harris is going for an awards-show trifecta, set to host the 2015 Oscars after four hosting stints at Broadway's Tony Awards and two at TV's Primetime Emmy Awards.

Vacancy at the Beverly Hills Hotel Over Owner’s Anti-Gay Stance

CULTURE | By EDGE | May 6
Outrage over the recent implementation of sharia law that punishes homosexuality and adultery in Brunei by death by stoning has caused Hollywood A-List parties to pack their bags and leave the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Liza Opens Up About Ellen’s Oscars Joke

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 4
TMZ speaks to Liza Minnelli about how she took Ellen DeGeneres’s joke during Sunday night’s Academy Awards -- the crack some labeled as transphobic.

VIDEO: After Travolta Gaff, Idina Menzel Lets It Go With Jimmy Fallon on Classroom Instruments

CELEBRITIES | By EDGE | Mar 4
John Travolta’s botched pronunciation of "Let It Go" songstress Idina Menzel’s name at Sunday’ Oscars has spawned a viral video and popular social media widget.

Oscar Fashion and Candids

CELEBRITIES | Mar 3
Academy Award winners create buzz. Then there’s the buzz generated by what the winners (and others) wore. From red carpet poses to offstage antics, here’s a look at Oscars 2014.

Oscars Go Casual at Starry Last Day Rehearsal

FASHION | Mar 2
Before the big show, the Oscars have a casual day. Instead of glamorous gowns and tuxedos, most stars rock jeans and sneakers.

Academy Awards Preview

MOVIES | By Chris Carpenter | Feb 23
With gay producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan returning, out comic Ellen DeGeneres hosting, and "Dallas Buyers Club" up for six awards, this year’s Academy Awards may prove to be the most LGBT-relevant yet.

Oscar Nod for ’Alone Yet Not Alone’ Song Rescinded

MOVIES | Jan 30
The motion picture academy says it’s rescinding the Academy Awards original song nomination for "Alone Yet Not Alone" from the film of the same name.

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