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An Oscar statue is seen outside the Dolby Theatre during preparations for the Oscars in Hollywood, Los Angeles

Oscar Organizers Retreat on ‘Popular Film’ Category after Backlash

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  The Academy of Motion Pictures said on Thursday it would not go ahead with its proposed new "popular film" Oscar...
Producer Kathleen Kennedy attends a promotional event of the movie "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" in Tokyo

‘Star Wars’ Producer Kennedy, Cicely Tyson to Get Lifetime Awards

LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  "Star Wars" producer Kathleen Kennedy and veteran actress Cicely Tyson will receive honorary awards this year, recognizing their lifetime achievements in the...
Oscar statues dry in the sunlight after receiving a fresh coat of gold paint as preparations begin for the 89th Academy Awards in Hollywood

Movie Academy Invites 928 New Members in Diversity Push

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) The group that hands out the Oscars said on Monday that it had invited 928 new members from 59 countries, in its...
A statue of Harvey Weinstein on a casting couch made by artist Plastic Jesus is seen on Hollywood Boulevard near the Dolby Theatre during preparations for the Oscars in Hollywood, Los Angeles

Harvey Weinstein ‘Casting Couch’ Statue Unveiled Ahead of Oscars

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Harvey Weinstein won't be going to Sunday's Oscar ceremony, but the film producer's presence is still being felt in Hollywood Los Angeles-based...
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