Disney's 'Maleficent' Debuts With $69.4 MillionAngelina Jolie scared up $69.4 million over the weekend for Disney's "Maleficent," trouncing the other new wide-release, Seth MacFarlane's comic Western "A Million Ways to Die in the West." The Universal comedy opened with $16.8 million.
MacFarlane Opens Oscars With Jabs, Musical Numbers; Hathaway, Waltz Win For Supporting RolesA 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."
'Family Guy' Creator Seth MacFarlane To Host Academy Awards"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.''