Main News Archive for Jan 2008

Oscars take a bite out of Big Apple

Jan 31, 2008 – Statuettes on display in NYC.

Britney hauled to hospital again

Jan 31, 2008 – Singer gets police convoy.

Heath Ledger found dead

Jan 22, 2008 – Actor discovered in New York apartment.

80th Academy Award nominations announced

Jan 22, 2008 – And now all the questions about the ceremony can begin…

Nine films in running for Foreign Language Oscar nominations

Jan 15, 2008 – Field will be narrowed to five nominees.

Brad Renfro dead at 25

Jan 15, 2008 – Young actor found dead in his home.

Saddest Globes broadcast over in 30 minutes

Jan 13, 2008NBC tries to pretend results are coming in as CNN goes real-time.

Wolfgang Puck to please palates on Oscar Night

Jan 11, 2008 – 14th year preparing for the Governors Ball.

Academy honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with NYC screening

Jan 10, 2008 – Documentary restored to full-length for special screening.

Nicole Kidman is pregnant

Jan 08, 2008 – Will be first child with husband Keith Urban.

Seven films vie for Oscar Makeup nods

Jan 07, 2008 – Short list to be shortened to three.

Golden Globes ceremony replaced by press conference

Jan 07, 2008NBC News not affected by strike so they’ll host the night.

Seven in running for Visual Effects Oscar

Jan 04, 2008 – Committee will narrow field to three nominees.

Ten Scientific and Technical Achievements to be honored by Academy

Jan 04, 2008 – Awards will be presented at ceremony on February 9th.

Britney Spears heads to hospital after custody incident

Jan 04, 2008 – Police called in for domestic dispute find diva under the influence.

Douglas Kirkland photos on exhibition at Academy

Jan 03, 2008 – Galaxy of stars featured in photo exhibit.

Eddie Murphy needs to remarry

Jan 03, 2008 – Island nuptials not legal in U.S.

David Inglish to get Academy’s Bonner Medal

Jan 03, 2008 – Honor will be presented at the Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards Dinner.

Lohan’s lawyer admits client fell off wagon

Jan 03, 2008 – Lindsay filmed swigging champagne in Capri.

David A. Grafton to get Gordon A. Sawyer Oscar.

Jan 02, 2008 – Grafton a pioneer in visual effects field.