Oscars 2015: The business behind the glitz and glamour

Nov 20, 2015
The newly-launched podcast 'The Awards Show Show' talks about the mayhem that ensues during Oscars season.
Posted In: Oscars, awards, academy awards, celebrity
The Academy Awards takes place this Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.

10 things you probably didn't know about the Oscars

Feb 20, 2015
...such as, why are the Academy Awards called the Oscars, anyway?
Posted In: Oscars, The Academy Awards, fun fact

The economy of the red carpet

Feb 20, 2015
From mani cams to brand partnerships, the red carpet can be a moneymaker for all.
Posted In: red carpet, hollywood, Oscars

The blueprint for Oscar winners

Feb 17, 2015
Alex Hillkurtz's storyboards have shaped movies like "Argo" and "Unbroken."
Posted In: Oscars, Angelina Jolie, film industry
Composer Alexandre Desplat.

2 nods, 1 category: Alexandre Desplat on scoring big

Feb 6, 2015
The composer on collaboration, the joys of his job and not worrying about Oscar.
Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Oscars
Bradley Cooper, right, stars in the Oscar-nominated film "American Sniper."

The State of the (Film) Union

Jan 22, 2015
Critic is mixed about "American Sniper," comments on Oscar nominations and "Selma."
Posted In: Oscars, movies, selma, american sniper

The year the big screen came to the little screen

Mar 18, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Posted In: drought, Oscars

Oscars streaming #fail: how it went down.

Mar 3, 2014
Last night, ABC promised to stream the Oscars live online for the first time. But it failed.
Posted In: Oscars, Twitter, Aereo

A look at ABC's Oscars streaming SNAFU

Mar 3, 2014
So how did it go when ABC tried streaming the Oscars live online for the first time? Get your popcorn ready.
Posted In: 2014 Academy Awards, Oscars, film, streaming tv

Why has the Oscar lost its buzz?

Feb 25, 2014
Are the films or the ceremonies to blame?
Posted In: Oscars, academy awards