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10 things you probably didn't know about the Oscars

Feb 20, 2015
...such as, why are the Academy Awards called the Oscars, anyway?
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The economy of the red carpet

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

Without casting directors, there are no "Best Actors"

Feb 19, 2015
Casting directors shape films by giving them their stars

The blueprint for Oscar winners

Feb 17, 2015
Alex Hillkurtz's storyboards have shaped movies like "Argo" and "Unbroken."

The Oscars by the numbers

Jan 15, 2015
In honor of the 2015 Academy Awards nominees, we share some random facts.