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Young actresses Awkwafina, Zendaya, and Constance Wu are among those invited to join Hollywood's Academy as it introduces a diverse crop of new members
The Academy is moving next year's Oscars ceremony from February 28 to April 25, 2021, while also extending the cut-off date for Oscar-eligible films to two months
The move comes after years of criticism over a lack of diversity among the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' members, and among the Oscar nominees and winners they select
The film industry's biggest night is currently set for February 28, 2021
With most of America's cinemas closed, the Academy is now allowing movies not shown on movie screens to contend for the Oscars this year
Bukidnon Governor Joe Zubiri's closure order disregards an offer for unified Northern Mindanao checkpoints
'We got enough problems with South Korea with trade. On top of it, they give them the best movie of the year?,' President Donald Trump asks the crowd at a reelection campaign rally
#MeToo activist Rose McGowan dismisses Natalie Portman's cape embroidered with snubbed female directors' names, calling her protest a 'fraud' and 'deeply offensive to those who actually do the work'
Bong Joon-ho's historic win comes a year after the 100th anniversary of South Korean cinema in 2019
Only 23.6 million viewers tune in to ABC's domestic television broadcast
Arci spends Oscars weekend in Los Angeles
From 'Parasite's' big win to female superhero icons, here are some of the highlights from the awards
The director from South Korea dominates the 'local' awards-giving body
The filmmaker turns up at the awards wearing a purple and yellow suit in tribute to the late basketball legend
Celebrities and publications from around the world are just as excited as we are about 'Parasite's' historic Oscars win
Renée Zellweger is awarded for her role as Judy Garland in the 2019 biographical drama 'Judy'
Parasite is the first foreign-language film to win the title
It's a much deserved win for the new darling of Hollywood
Laura wins the award for her role as a divorce lawyer
The genre-bending movie and the satire win screenwriting plums at the Oscars
Brad wins Best Supporting Actor
Yes, she (rightfully) did that
'1917' and 'Parasite' are expected to pick up the top awards from the ceremony
Will '1917' continue its winning streak or will there be a major upset from 'Parasite'?
Brad is nominated for his role as Cliff Booth, a stuntman in 'Once Upon A Time... in Hollywood'
Clearly, there is a long way to go for women in Academy Awards
The debate surfaces after Greta Gerwig was not included in the Best Director category in this year's awards
Celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck is set to cater the Governors Ball with both vegan and non-vegan dishes
'Let the law take its course,' says Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo
The Philippine National Police says while it respects the findings of the Department of Justice on the 2013 Pampanga drug recycling case, ex-police chief Oscar Albayalde 'remains innocent until proven guilty beyond reasonable doubt'
12 former Pampanga cops, who composed the raid team, are indicted for drug offenses, bribery and graft
The pre-dawn Academy Award announcement caps months of ceaseless campaigning by A-listers and studios, with only the chosen few progressing to next month's show-stopper
The Oscars' host-less format returns for a second year after it boosted ratings in 2019
The movie, directed by Sam Mendes is inspired from the tales of his military veteran grandfather told to him as a child
The loss puts serious doubts on Jhack Tepora's ability to become a world champion as his foe was inactive for 15 months prior to their bout
The final list of nominees will be announced in January 2020 yet
Bong Joon-ho's 'Parasite' is shortlisted for the Best International Film Oscar, alongside France's 'Les Miserables' and Spanish director Pedro Almodovar's 'Pain and Glory'
Several droids also join in on the fun!
There are no troops on parade as beleaguered police general Oscar Albayalde retires from the service, still hounded by the 'ninja cops' criminal complaint he faces
A simple majority or 13 votes is needed for the Senate to adopt the report which recommends the filing of criminal charges against resigned top cop Oscar Albayalde and the 13 'ninja cops'
Guevarra cites the 2000 NPS Rules on Appeal, while Albayalde cites the 2017 revised manual for prosecutors in the reopened investigation into the alleged drug recycling of the so-called Pampanga ninja cops
Command responsibility merits Oscar Albayalde's removal from his post, but this becomes moot since he has stepped down, says DILG chief Eduardo Año
'To say that the Vatican is at danger of default is false,' says Honduran Cardinal Oscar Maradiaga, who heads a group of 6 cardinals that advise Pope Francis on economic reforms
(3rd UPDATE) Resigned police chief Oscar Albayalde is accused of criminal conduct by his own subordinates at the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group
(UPDATED) At least 20 generals and 2 colonels are moved to new posts just days after the Philippine National Police got a scolding from President Rodrigo Duterte over the 'ninja cops' controversy
'The PNP will let justice, fairness, and due process of law take its course,' says the Philippine National Police in response to the Senate recommendation to file charges against its former chief and 13 cops over a 2013 drug operation