Awards Season 2013

Academy Awards rebranded as 'The Oscars'

2013-02-21 11:22

They are the 85th Academy Awards, the climax of Hollywood's awards season - except officially they're not. This year, they've been rebranded to "The Oscars". Read More »

Olympic star Emeli Sandé is BRIT champ

2013-02-21 07:44

Singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé, the voice of the London Olympics, has continued her rise to superstardom by winning two of the most prestigious BRIT Awards in London. Read More »


Minister honours SA film Layla Fourie

2013-02-20 16:01

Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile has congratulated the team behind Layla Fourie, a South African film which received an award at the Berlin International Film Festival. Read More »

John Travolta to present at Oscars

2013-02-19 20:09

A quartet of previous Oscar nominees including Salma Hayek, Melissa McCarthy, Liam Neeson and John Travola have been added to the presenters line-up for this year's ceremony. Read More »


Oscar movies are hits, for a change

2013-02-19 11:30

Hollywood has been in strong health this awards season with Oscar-nominated movies like Life of Pi, Argo and Silver Linings Playbook striking a chord with moviegoers. Read More »

Adele receiving therapy ahead of Oscars

2013-02-18 21:07

Adele is practising Chinese Qi Gong breathing therapy in a bid to beat her stage fright ahead of her comeback performance at the Oscars. Read More »


2013 Jozi Film Festival winners revealed

2013-02-18 13:27

The winners of the second annual Jozi Film Festival in various categories have been revealed in a ceremony held in Parktown. Read More »

Argo, Sugar Man win at Writers Guild

2013-02-18 10:54

CIA thrillers Argo and Zero Dark Thirty have won top screenplay honours from the Writers Guild of America, while Rodriguez portrait Searching for Sugar Man won for Best Documentary Screenplay. Read More »

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