Sam Claflin is one of those actors I wouldn’t have envisioned as Finnick Odair, until his name was brought up as being on the shortlist for Catching Fire. But I can totally see it! More
Topic: Melissa Leo
This is going to be a tough week — everywhere you turn, there’s a 9/11 special about those who died, those who survived, and all who grieve the over 3,000 lives lost in the attacks on the World Trade Center ten years ago Sunday. The number and kinds of specials are pretty staggering, so we’ve put together a completely non-glib listings guide — thanks to The Futon Critic — of which specials air which night, and how many boxes of tissues they’ll have you reaching for. (All times are EST.) More
We’re not quite sure whose idea it was to invite Kirk Douglas to present at the Oscars this year, but his time on stage during the Best Supporting Actress Oscar was definitely the most memorable performance so far.
The question is this: Was his stand up bit on stage tonight a long plotted method of getting back at the Academy for not giving him a real Oscar any of the three times he got nominated? Let’s find out! More
You guys, the Oscars are on! We’re live-tweeting the show over at Crushable’s Twitter feed if you’re into that sort of thing. So far, we’ve noticed a weird trend of Hollywood’s women clad in white wedding gowns. Is this The Bachelor? Last actress standing gets to marry Oscar. Good luck, Halle, Hailee and Nicole! More