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The 85th Academy Award Nominations have been announced – what films will get the golden nod? Les Miserables, Lincoln, Life of Pi or Argo?

For the first time in 40 years, the host of the Academy Awards will help announce the Oscar nominations.

Oscar host Seth MacFarlane will join actress Emma Stone to reveal the nominees you can see here when the nominees are announced at approx 2.30am NZDT. Continue reading »

Seth MacFarlane to host the Oscars
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th Academy Awards. The Awards show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said in a statement, “We are thrilled to have Seth MacFarlane host the Oscars. His performing skills blend perfectly with our ideas for making the show entertaining and fresh.”

Battlestar Galactica star joins Revenge cast
Battlestar Galactica star Michael Trucco has signed up for a recurring role on Revenge. Continue reading »

SKY MOVIES – Monday 27 February, 2.30pm LIVE

Each January, the entertainment community and film fans around the world turn their attention to the Academy Awards. Interest and anticipation builds to a fevered pitch leading up to the Oscar telecast in February, when hundreds of millions of movie lovers tune in to watch the glamorous ceremony and learn who will receive the highest honours in filmmaking. Join SKY Movies for exclusive live coverage of the year’s most anticipated movie event of the year – the Oscars. Billy Crystal will serve as host for the 84th Academy Awards. This will mark Crystal’s ninth time as host. “Some of the best moments of my career have happened on the Oscar stage. I am thrilled to be back there,” says Crystal.

Murphy to host Oscars

Eddie Murphy has been confirmed as the host of the 2012 Academy Awards ceremony. The comedian has not done any major hosting before and has not taken part in any stand-up comedy in a long time.

Daily Show contributer joins Happy Endings

Daily Show contributor Larry Wilmore has signed up to feature in the second season of Happy Endings. The actor and producer will play the boss of one of the main characters.

New teen drama series

A new teen drama series is being developed by Greek creator Patrick Sean Smith called Wanderlust. The series will focus on a group of young travellers as they traverse the globe.

Kutcher to present Letterman’s Top Ten List

Ashton Kutcher and his new castmates Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones will present the Top Ten List on The Late Show with David Letterman from the set of Two and a Half Men this month.

In January, February and March SKY Movies, E! Entertainment Channel and VIBE are taking you around the globe and into front row seats for all the glitz and glamour of the 2011 awards season.

 

THE 2011 GOLDEN GLOBES: COUNTDOWN TO THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 17 January, 11am

Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2010 Golden Globe Awards.

 

THE 2011 GOLDEN GLOBES: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 17 January, 12pm

‘E! is the ultimate destination for Red Carpet coverage. The glitz and glamour of the 2011 award season kicks off with the 68th annual Golden Globe Awards and E!’s perennial Live From the Red Carpet team will be on-hand to cover every star-studded moment.  

Join Live From the Red Carpet hosts Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic, along with E!’s entire awards team of fashion and entertainment experts, for the most comprehensive LIVE coverage of the Golden Globes.

 

THE 68TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS®

LIVE & Exclusive to VIBE, Monday 17 January from 2pm

Highlights encore Monday 17 January, 9pm & Saturday 22 January,8.30pm

All that glitters is gold as some of the biggest and brightest names in entertainment take centre stage on Vibe this month!

The multi-talented BAFTA, Emmy® and Golden Globe Award® winner Ricky Gervais (The Invention Of Lying; The Office) has signed on for an encore performance when he returns to host this year’s ceremony live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

“I can’t believe they invited me back after the awful things I said,” said Gervais. “Let’s see how far I can go this time.” 

The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards® will be seen in more than 160 countries worldwide, and promises to continue the event’s gloried tradition as a dazzling salute to the very best in television and motion picture achievements.

The Hollywood Foreign Press has already named Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro as this year’s recipient of the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award. Can’t catch the live broadcast? Don’t despair; Vibe will be airing a special highlights package, during primetime, featuring all the best bits from the ceremony.

 

THE 2011 SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS®: COUNTDOWN TO THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 31 January, 11am

Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards.

 

THE 2011 SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS®: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 31 January, 12pm

‘E! is the ultimate destination for Red Carpet coverage.

 

THE 17TH ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS® (SAGS™)

LIVE ON SKY MOVIES, Monday 31 January, 2pm REPLAY at 8.30pm

Lauded by critics for its style, simplicity and genuine warmth, the Screen Actors Guild Awards®, which made its debut in 1995, has become one of the industry’s most prized honours. The only televised awards shows to exclusively honour performers, it presents thirteen awards for acting in film and television in a fast moving two hour show which airs live on SKY Movies.

The awards focus on both individual performances as well as on the work of the entire ensemble of a drama series and comedy series, and the cast of a motion picture. These honours are fundamental to the spirit of the Screen Actors Guild Awards because they recognise what all actors know – that acting is a collaborative art.

 

THE 2011 GRAMMY AWARDS: COUNTDOWN TO THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 14 February, 11am

Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 2011 Grammy Awards.

 

THE 2011 GRAMMY AWARDS: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 14 February, 12pm

Live from the Red Carpet at the 2011 Grammy Awards, follow us as we’ll be talking to all of your favourite stars and nominees.

 

2011 ORANGE BAFTA RED CARPET AND FILM & CRAFT AWARDS

EXCLUSIVE TO UKTV, Monday 14 February, 7.30pm

Join the frocks and fabulousness of the 2011 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards. Fast-tracked to air exclusively on UKTV less than 24 hours after the event in London, the BAFTAs recognise the best examples of film, television and video gaming from the preceding year.

The BAFTAs, which have been running for over 60 years, are the UK’s leading independent charity for the support, promotion and development of the art of moving film in the UK.

 

THE 83RD ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS®: COUNTDOWN TO THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 28 February, 8am

Countdown to the Red Carpet: The 83rd Annual Academy Awards®.

 

THE 83RD ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS®: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET

LIVE ON E!, Monday 28 February, 12pm

‘E! is the ultimate destination for Red Carpet coverage. The glitz and glamour of the 2011 award season finishes with the 83rd annual Academy Awards and E!’s perennial Live From the Red Carpet team will be on-hand to cover every star-studded moment.  Join Live From the Red Carpet hosts Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic, along with E!’s entire awards team of fashion and entertainment experts, for the most comprehensive LIVE coverage of the Academy Awards.

 

THE 83rd ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS® (OSCARS®)

LIVE ON SKY MOVIES, Monday 28 February

Begins with RED CARPET ARRIVALS, from 2pm (LIVE)

OSCAR®CEREMONY begins 2.30pm (LIVE)

Join SKY Movies for exclusive live coverage of the year’s most anticipated movie event of the year – the Oscars®. Join the millions of people around the world who tune in to see who takes home the big prizes in acting and filmmaking from the past year.

This year’s hosts have been confirmed. James Franco and Anne Hathaway will serve as co-hosts of the 83rd Academy Awards®, Oscar telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced. Both have previously appeared on the telecast but not in hosting capacities. – James Franco and Anne Hathaway personify the next generation of Hollywood icons— fresh, exciting and multi-talented. We hope to create an Oscar broadcast that will both showcase their incredible talents and entertain the world on February 28,” said Cohen and Mischer. “We are completely thrilled that James and Anne will be joining forces with our brilliant creative team to do just that.”

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