Rock's Oscar Confidence Boost

Chris Rock credits his hosting stint at this year's Oscars with proving to critics he's not too foul-mouthed for mainstream audiences. The outspoken funnyman was delighted when bosses picked him to ...

Bernal Skipped Oscars in Banderas Performance Protest

Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal refused to attend Sunday's 77th Academy Awards - because Antonio Banderas replaced singer Jorge Drexler to perform at the ceremony. The Motorcycle Diaries star was ...

Rock Defends Oscar Quips

Upcoming 77th Academy Awards host Chris Rock is standing by controversial remarks he made calling the award ceremony a "fashion show" which holds no interest for black men unless they are gay. The ...

Jessica Simpson Hospitalized

Pop beauty Jessica Simpson was briefly hospitalized on Monday, after she was struck down with a stomach virus. The 24-year-old Irresistible singer was filming a segment for Oprah Winfrey's hit chat ...

Beyonce Leaves Minnie Devastated by Oscar Rejection

Beyonce Leaves Minnie Devastated by Oscar Rejection The news R&B beauty Beyonce Knowles has replaced Minnie Driver to perform at the Oscar ceremony next Sunday left the British actress-turned-singer devastated. Driver is said to be "inconsolable" after ...

Rock in Oscar Controversy Storm

Rock in Oscar Controversy Storm Oscar bosses are standing behind Chris Rock as their choice to host this year's 77th Annual Academy Awards ceremony - despite the comedian calling the event a "fashion show" that is only watched by ...