oscars 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio finally wins his first Oscar

Leonardo DiCaprio has finally won his first Oscar for The Revenant, BBC reports. He was named best actor at the 88th Academy Awards, with Brie Larson named best actress for Room. Mark Rylance won the best supporting actor Oscar, with fellow Briton Sam

Oscar-nominated “Winter on Fire” shows Ukraine’s struggle for freedom

In his Oscar-nominated film “Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom”, director Evgeny Afineevsky documented the Revolution of Dignity in Ukraine in 2013-14 and the invasion of Russian troops to Crimea. It is a film about historical events in Ukraine, when people

Oscars 2016: Academy president says she’s “heartbroken and frustrated” by absence of non-white acting nominees

African American Cheryl Boone Isaacs finally spoke up after film director Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith said on Monday they will boycott next month's Academy Awards ceremony because black actors were shut out of nominations, IB Times reports. "The Academy