This year’s Academy Awards take place on Sunday, March 2. Below are our picks for the best, not-yet-sold-out viewing parties in the city this year. Have a look, then go ahead and firm up your plans. Tickets definitely won’t last.
The shortest month of the year was jam-packed with news.
Argo won three Oscars at Sunday night’s Academy Awards, including the big one: Best Picture. Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Silver Linings Playbook and Daniel Day-Lewis won the Best Actor award for his role as the 16th president in Lincoln.
A poised, smiling Anne Hathaway accepted the Academy Award For Best Supporting Actress on Sunday night for her role in Les Miserables. Christoph Waltz earned his second supporting-actor Oscar for “Django Unchained.”
Best actress nominee Jennifer Lawrence was an early fan favorite for best dressed on Sunday. The Silver Linings Playbook starlet wore Dior.
There is some major drama surrounding the Academy Awards on Sunday night. The Couch called in Rolling Stone critic Peter Travers to share his Oscar predictions in the major categories.
In the Best Picture category, 25 percent of more than 27,000 riders predicted that Steven Spielberg’s historical drama “Lincoln” would take top honors, followed by Kathryn Bigelow’s chronicle of the hunt for Osama bin Laden “Zero Dark Thirty.”
Chef Pichet Ong from the Upper West Side bistro Sugar and Plumm has created a table full of Oscar-themed dishes.
Steven Spielberg’s Civil War epic “Lincoln” led with 12 nominations, including best picture, director and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.
CinemaBlend.com’s Katey Rich offered us instant analysis of the Oscar nominations as they were announced Thursday morning.
“His performing skills blend perfectly with our ideas for making the show entertaining and fresh,” the producers said in a statement. MacFarlane called the opportunity “an overwhelming privilege.”
The 42-year-old Bronx native may be the latest celebrity to fall victim to a dreaded “nip-slip” incident while wearing a low-cut Zuhair Murad gown.
Here’s a list of the 84th Annual Academy Award winners announced Sunday:
Billy Crystal got the show off to a lively start with a star-laden montage in which he hangs out with Justin Bieber and gets a nice wet kiss from George Clooney.
Keep up with the Oscars, from the nominees to the red carpet to the podium. And the Oscar goes to…