“Kubo And The Two Strings” (Focus Features) – Official Statements – Academy Awards nominations

Note: this represents the first time an animated film has been nominated in the visual effects category since THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS in 1994 “I’m over the moon!  An Academy Award nomination is an extraordinary and cherished gift.  Two nominations is more than anyone could hope for.  Every filmmaker dreams of a moment like this.  But the truth is, I…

Ruth Negga – “Loving” (Focus Features) – Nominee, Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role – Academy Awards

“I am truly humbled by the news this morning, and I thank the Academy for this recognition, which I share with my co-collaborators Jeff Nichols and Joel Edgerton. It has been such an honor to have been given the opportunity to tell the incredible story of Richard and Mildred Loving, who serve as an inspiration that ordinary people can do…

LiveU Helps Entertainment Tonight Get the Scoop at the Grammys and Academy Awards

ET utilizes LiveU technology to get dynamic and exclusive award season coverage to audiences faster than ever beforeHackensack, NJ – February 23, 2016 – At red carpet events, industry awards, and movie premieres, you never know which celebrity is going to show up, what they are going to say and “who” they are going to be wearing. So, entertainment news…

Roger Neal Style Hollywood Oscar Viewing Dinner 2016

(Editor’s Note: We are fortunate to be covering the Roger Neal Style Hollywood Oscar® on Oscar® Sunday. Stay tuned in our various channels as we’ll be posting coverage throughout the evening on social media plus virtual reality and more. For the most current postings, follow us on social media @montebubbles) Seeing Oscar® nominees Leonardo DiCaprio, Bryan Cranston, Matt Damon, Michael Fassbender,…

ACADEMY LAUNCHES 2015 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS® COMPETITION

Winners eligible for Oscars®Academy highlights the next generation of filmmakers LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy is now accepting entries for its 2015 Student Academy Awards competition. All Student Academy Award® winners become eligible for Oscars consideration.  The 42nd Student Academy Awards presentation will be held on Friday, September 18, at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Beginning…

21 SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENTS TO BE HONORED WITH ACADEMY AWARDS

David W. Gray to receive Gordon E. Sawyer Award LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 21 scientific and technical achievements represented by 58 individual award recipients will be honored at its annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation on Saturday, February 7, at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills.In addition, veteran sound…