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#Oscars

# oscars - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Will Smith is boycotting the Oscars in protest at a lack of diversity
# Give It A Miss
# Give It A Miss

Will Smith is boycotting the Oscars in protest at a lack of diversity

Jan 21st 2016, 8:26 PM 26,072 Views 245 Comments

“My wife’s not going. It would be awkward for me to show up with Charlize Theron.”

# oscars - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Black stars are boycotting the Oscars
# Oscars So White
# Oscars So White

Black stars are boycotting the Oscars

Jan 19th 2016, 12:56 PM 43,004 Views 186 Comments

“Forty white actors in two years and no flava at all,” said Spike Lee.

# oscars - Sunday 17 January, 2016

This Irish film about a Cuban drag artist is wowing people across the world
# Viva
# Viva

This Irish film about a Cuban drag artist is wowing people across the world

Jan 17th 2016, 11:15 AM 19,213 Views 21 Comments

We spoke to its director, Paddy Breathnach.

# oscars - Friday 15 January, 2016

Same snub, different year: #OscarsSoWhite is trending again as black actors are left out
# Diversity
# Diversity

Same snub, different year: #OscarsSoWhite is trending again as black actors are left out

Jan 15th 2016, 9:37 AM 28,761 Views 169 Comments

This year’s Oscars again feature all white actors in acting categories.

# oscars - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Ah lads... Irish Oscar nominees are STILL being claimed as British
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Ah lads... Irish Oscar nominees are STILL being claimed as British

Jan 14th 2016, 4:10 PM 9,447 Views 10 Comments

You havin a giggle mate..?

Saoirse Ronan and Lenny Abrahamson lead an Irish sweep at the Oscar nominations
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Saoirse Ronan and Lenny Abrahamson lead an Irish sweep at the Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 1:56 PM 31,516 Views 47 Comments

Michael Fassbender, Emma Donoghue and short film director Benjamin Cleary also got nods.

This Irish director's film just scooped four Oscar nominations
# Lenny Abrahamson
# Lenny Abrahamson

This Irish director's film just scooped four Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 1:45 PM 44,309 Views 34 Comments

Lenny Abrahamson talks to us about making the film Room, which has just scooped a number of Oscar nominations.

# oscars - Sunday 10 January, 2016

"It's like the tide has come in": 2016 could be a big Hollywood year for Irish film
# Golden Globes
# Golden Globes

"It's like the tide has come in": 2016 could be a big Hollywood year for Irish film

Jan 10th 2016, 11:15 AM 17,142 Views 38 Comments

Tonight’s Golden Globes could see a number of Irish winners.

# oscars - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

This Dublin bar has come up with a novel 'pay the time' deal on pizzas
# Piece Of Pizz
From The Daily Edge
# Piece Of Pizz

This Dublin bar has come up with a novel 'pay the time' deal on pizzas

Jan 5th 2016, 11:55 AM 8,720 Views 2 Comments

Get a €6.13 pizza in Christchurch, if you want.

# oscars - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Here's why this magazine cover featuring eight white actresses has people talking
# Whitewashed
From The Daily Edge
# Whitewashed

Here's why this magazine cover featuring eight white actresses has people talking

Nov 18th 2015, 7:53 PM 9,406 Views 4 Comments

“Blinded by the white.”

# oscars - Monday 21 September, 2015

This Irish film just picked up a very important award at the Toronto Film Festival
# Oscar Buzz
From The Daily Edge
# Oscar Buzz

This Irish film just picked up a very important award at the Toronto Film Festival

Sep 21st 2015, 8:01 AM 2,954 Views 6 Comments

Previous winners include 12 Years A Slave and The King’s Speech. Eeek!

# oscars - Friday 18 September, 2015

10 Oscar worthy films to keep an eye out for in the next few months From The Daily Edge

10 Oscar worthy films to keep an eye out for in the next few months

Sep 18th 2015, 7:08 PM 7,011 Views 0 Comments

“And the Oscar goes to…”

# oscars - Monday 7 September, 2015

Could the Irish be headed to the Oscars? Seems like it From The Daily Edge

Could the Irish be headed to the Oscars? Seems like it

Sep 7th 2015, 8:12 PM 5,253 Views 1 Comment

Michael Fassbender, Lenny Abrahamson and Saoirse Ronan are all earning Oscar buzz.

# oscars - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Here's how Anne Hathaway responded to a joke made about her in Amy Schumer's new film
# Haters Gonna Hate
From The Daily Edge
# Haters Gonna Hate

Here's how Anne Hathaway responded to a joke made about her in Amy Schumer's new film

Jul 21st 2015, 5:17 PM 8,246 Views 1 Comment

The actress responded to the joke on Facebook last night.

# oscars - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Chris O'Dowd's secrets and the best pubs in Kilkenny: the team behind Song of the Sea tell all
# Song Of The Sea
From The Daily Edge
# Song Of The Sea

Chris O'Dowd's secrets and the best pubs in Kilkenny: the team behind Song of the Sea tell all

Jul 8th 2015, 6:30 PM 3,957 Views 0 Comments

Their nickname for Brendan Gleeson is quite something.

# oscars - Monday 2 March, 2015

Here's what happens when you walk around Hollywood with a fake Oscar
# And The Loser Is...
From The Daily Edge
# And The Loser Is...

Here's what happens when you walk around Hollywood with a fake Oscar

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:00 PM 4,123 Views 0 Comments

People fall at your damn FEET, that’s what.

Dublin pub makes a statement with their wifi password
# Love Is Love
From The Daily Edge
# Love Is Love

Dublin pub makes a statement with their wifi password

Mar 2nd 2015, 2:30 PM 19,489 Views 2 Comments

Oscars strikes again.

# oscars - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Lupita Nyong'o's Oscars dress returned after thieves discover pearls are 'fake'
# Mother Of Pearl
From The Daily Edge
# Mother Of Pearl

Lupita Nyong'o's Oscars dress returned after thieves discover pearls are 'fake'

Feb 28th 2015, 10:00 AM 4,095 Views 0 Comments

Ooh-err.

# oscars - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Lupita Nyong'o €133,000 Oscars dress stolen from her hotel room
# Red Carpet Robbery
# Red Carpet Robbery

Lupita Nyong'o €133,000 Oscars dress stolen from her hotel room

Feb 26th 2015, 9:55 PM 28,427 Views 41 Comments

There were 6,000 pearls of various sizes on the dress.

# oscars - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Did Guardians of the Galaxy deserve to win Best Picture?
# And The Oscar Goes To...
From The Daily Edge
# And The Oscar Goes To...

Did Guardians of the Galaxy deserve to win Best Picture?

Feb 25th 2015, 6:06 PM 5,380 Views 10 Comments

Are the Oscars too out of touch?

Mashup of every breath taken at the Oscars is massively uncomfortable
# No Words
From The Daily Edge
# No Words

Mashup of every breath taken at the Oscars is massively uncomfortable

Feb 25th 2015, 5:15 PM 3,930 Views 0 Comments

This video supercuts every breath taken at The Oscars – and it’s just people creepily breathing *sad face*

# oscars - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Edward Snowden weighed in on Neil Patrick Harris' Oscar gag made at his expense
# For Some Treason
From The Daily Edge
# For Some Treason

Edward Snowden weighed in on Neil Patrick Harris' Oscar gag made at his expense

Feb 24th 2015, 5:59 PM 5,782 Views 0 Comments

NPH’s “treason” gag didn’t go down well with everyone.

Michael Keaton putting his speech away is the saddest Oscars moment
# Heartbreaking
From The Daily Edge
# Heartbreaking

Michael Keaton putting his speech away is the saddest Oscars moment

Feb 24th 2015, 1:45 PM 12,900 Views 10 Comments

We can’t watch :(

Watch the brilliant 'Glory' performance that RTÉ is sorry it cut from the Oscars
# Break Time
# Break Time

Watch the brilliant 'Glory' performance that RTÉ is sorry it cut from the Oscars

Feb 24th 2015, 1:11 PM 14,946 Views 17 Comments

It made grown men cry.

RTÉ has said sorry for cutting off John Legend during that epic 'Glory' performance
# Inglorious
From The Daily Edge
# Inglorious

RTÉ has said sorry for cutting off John Legend during that epic 'Glory' performance

Feb 24th 2015, 1:10 PM 6,355 Views 1 Comment

You can watch it here.

Oscars ratings plummet to six year low - is Neil Patrick Harris to blame?
# Falling Fast
From The Daily Edge
# Falling Fast

Oscars ratings plummet to six year low - is Neil Patrick Harris to blame?

Feb 24th 2015, 11:26 AM 3,838 Views 1 Comment

This year’s host is taking the majority of the blame for the massive fall in viewers.

Benedict Cumberbatch asked 'How did it feel to lose?', answers with amazing speech
# Sound
From The Daily Edge
# Sound

Benedict Cumberbatch asked 'How did it feel to lose?', answers with amazing speech

Feb 24th 2015, 8:50 AM 5,583 Views 0 Comments

Cumberbatch lost out to Eddie Redmayne at the Oscars on Sunday, but he’s not mad about it.

# oscars - Monday 23 February, 2015

Here's how to make your very own Lego Oscar From The Daily Edge

Here's how to make your very own Lego Oscar

Feb 23rd 2015, 8:15 PM 4,156 Views 0 Comments

WANT.

16 *essential* moments from the Oscars you may have missed
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

16 *essential* moments from the Oscars you may have missed

Feb 23rd 2015, 6:30 PM 10,067 Views 2 Comments

Including even more John Travolta.

Jimmy Kimmel catches people talking sh**e about Oscars films they haven't seen
# Lie Witness News
From The Daily Edge
# Lie Witness News

Jimmy Kimmel catches people talking sh**e about Oscars films they haven't seen

Feb 23rd 2015, 3:46 PM 2,733 Views 1 Comment

SMH.

Nile Rodgers wore a jacket by an Irish designer to Elton's Oscars after party
# Ahhh Freak Out
From The Daily Edge
# Ahhh Freak Out

Nile Rodgers wore a jacket by an Irish designer to Elton's Oscars after party

Feb 23rd 2015, 3:13 PM 2,656 Views 0 Comments

Designer Claire Garvey is ‘so thrilled’ that Rodgers chose to wear her creations on the red carpet.

Why is Patricia Arquette getting criticised for her Oscar speech?
# Equal Rights
# Equal Rights

Why is Patricia Arquette getting criticised for her Oscar speech?

Feb 23rd 2015, 1:41 PM 45,426 Views 57 Comments

She called for wage equality “once and for all”.

The 11 most Irish reactions to last night's Oscars ceremony
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

The 11 most Irish reactions to last night's Oscars ceremony

Feb 23rd 2015, 1:00 PM 8,032 Views 0 Comments

Was Lupita Nyong’o's dress comfortable though? That was the question.

It looks like the kid from Moone Boy had serious craic at the Oscars last night
# Red Carpet
From The Daily Edge
# Red Carpet

It looks like the kid from Moone Boy had serious craic at the Oscars last night

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:56 AM 10,154 Views 0 Comments

It looked like David Rawle wouldn’t get a ticket, but he hustled and scrambled and made it to the show.

14 irresistible tidbits of celebrity gossip from the Oscars after parties
# Party Down
From The Daily Edge
# Party Down

14 irresistible tidbits of celebrity gossip from the Oscars after parties

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:21 AM 6,454 Views 0 Comments

Who was chatting to who, what they danced to, what they ate…

Eddie Redmayne was pretty excited to win an Oscar, but Stephen Hawking was too
# Good Impression
# Good Impression

Eddie Redmayne was pretty excited to win an Oscar, but Stephen Hawking was too

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:10 AM 17,877 Views 32 Comments

Eddie Redmayne took the Academy Award last night.

Lady Gaga's washing-up gloves became the meme of Oscars 2015
# Gone Gaga
From The Daily Edge
# Gone Gaga

Lady Gaga's washing-up gloves became the meme of Oscars 2015

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:42 AM 2,446 Views 1 Comment

As you would expect, the internet exploded.

Irish designer Annie Atkins won an Oscar, and her reaction was wonderfully down-to-earth
# I'd Like To Thank Dog
From The Daily Edge
# I'd Like To Thank Dog

Irish designer Annie Atkins won an Oscar, and her reaction was wonderfully down-to-earth

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:22 AM 7,412 Views 1 Comment

Atkins was part of the award-winning design team on Grand Budapest Hotel. Here’s what she had to say on Twitter.

21 of the best behind-the-scenes Instagrams from the Oscars
# Insta Famous
From The Daily Edge
# Insta Famous

21 of the best behind-the-scenes Instagrams from the Oscars

Feb 23rd 2015, 8:37 AM 9,689 Views 1 Comment

The celebs were certainly snap-happy.

People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel
# Tribute
From The Daily Edge
# Tribute

People are very mad that Joan Rivers was left off the Oscars In Memoriam reel

Feb 23rd 2015, 7:32 AM 2,463 Views 4 Comments

The comedian, who was long associated with the Oscars red carpet, died in September of last year.