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LOOK: Emmy winner Glenn Weiss proposes to girlfriend on live TV

Sep 18, 2018 - 10:27 AM

We're still not over that awwww-inducing moment

THE REAL WINNERS. 12-time Emmy winner Glenn Weiss proposes to his girlfriend after he wins his newest statuette. Screenshot from the Emmys broadcast

IN PHOTOS: Emmys 2018 red carpet

Sep 18, 2018 - 8:59 AM

Hollywood's television stars turn up in their glamorous best

EMMYS 2018. 'Queer Eye's' Fab Five and Mandy Moore share a moment on the red carpet. Screenshot from

WATCH: Emmys open with song-and-dance about diversity

Sep 18, 2018 - 8:52 AM

The annual awards show opens with a song-and-dance number poking fun at the problem of diversity and sexual harassment in the entertainment industry

FULL LIST: Winners, Emmy Awards 2018

Sep 18, 2018 - 8:27 AM

Check out the list of winners here!

WHO WILL WIN BIG? The 70th Emmy Awards. Image from the Emmys Twitter account

'Game of Thrones' battles with 'Handmaid's Tale' for Emmys glory

Sep 18, 2018 - 7:54 AM

In the emerging battle of traditional networks vs new platforms, streaming giant Netflix ended HBO's 17-year streak of leading the Emmy nominations

DAYTIME EMMYS SHOWDOWN. Will 'Game of Thrones' or 'The Handmaid's Tale' win big this year? Image courtesy of Hulu

FULL LIST: Nominees, PMPC Star Awards for Music 2017-2018

Aug 22, 2018 - 9:01 AM

The awards night is scheduled at Resorts World Manila on September 9

FULL LIST: Winners, Tony Awards 2018

Jun 11, 2018 - 12:40 PM

The full list of winners here

FULL LIST: Winners, FAMAS awards 2018

Jun 11, 2018 - 8:38 AM

'Balangiga: Howling Wilderness' wins Best Picture

FULL LIST: Nominees, FAMAS awards 2018

May 04, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Check out the list of nominees here

FULL LIST: Winners, Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2018

Mar 26, 2018 - 11:43 AM

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' and 'Stranger Things' are among this year's big winners

INGLEWOOD, CA - MARCH 24: Millie Bobby Brown accepts the Favorite TV Actress award for 'Stranger Things' onstage at Nickelodeon's 2018 Kids' Choice Awards at The Forum on March 24, 2018 in Inglewood, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

FULL LIST: Winners of the Sinag Maynila 2018

Mar 12, 2018 - 9:49 PM

'Tale of the Lost Boys' wins Best Picture

Frances McDormand's Oscar briefly stolen; viewing figures slump

Mar 06, 2018 - 12:02 PM

A 'New York Times' reporter says the actress' Oscar was returned after the thief was blocked by a photographer

Best Actress laureate Frances McDormand attends the 90th Annual Academy Awards Governors Ball at the Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4, 2018, in Hollywood, California. / AFP PHOTO / ANGELA WEISS

Hometown mariachis serenade 'monster' Del Toro's Oscars

Mar 05, 2018 - 10:08 PM

Mexico celebrates the director's win for his movie 'The Shape of Water'

Fans of Mexican director Guillermo del Toro celebrate at La Minerva square, in Guadalajara, Jalisco State, on March 4, 2018, after del Toro won the Oscar for "The Shape of Water."  Guillermo del Toro won the Oscar for best director for his acclaimed fantasy about a mute janitor's romance with a mysterious amphibian-man creature. / AFP PHOTO / Ulises Ruiz

And the winner of the jet ski at the Oscars is....

Mar 05, 2018 - 7:56 PM

Costume designer Mark Bridges wins the jet ski and an Oscar

British actress Helen Mirren (L) rides with jet ski winner and laureate for Costume Design Mark Bridges after the Oscar ceremony host offered a jet ski to the Oscars winner with the shortest speech during the 90th Annual Academy Awards show on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California. / AFP PHOTO / Mark RALSTON

Oscars 2018: The best dressed men and women on the red carpet

Mar 05, 2018 - 7:51 PM

This year's red carpet sees its fair share of fashion highs

[WATCH] Oscars 2018: 10 highlights from Hollywood's biggest awards night

Mar 05, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Time's Up, a surprise visit for some moviegoers, Frances McDormand's speech, and more are part of the highlights from the 90th Academy Awards

Legendary lensman Roger Deakins finally wins Oscar

Mar 05, 2018 - 4:21 PM

The British cinematographer wins his Oscar for 'Blade Runner 2049'

OSCAR TROPHY. Roger A. Deakins poses in the press room with the Oscar for Best Cinematography for 'Blade Runner 2049,' during the 90th Annual Academy Awards on March 4, 2018, in Hollywood, California. Photo by  Frederic J.Brown/AFP

Oscars 2018: Guillermo Del Toro wins Best Director

Mar 05, 2018 - 12:26 PM

Del Toro wins for his movie 'The Shape of Water'

(FILES) This file photo taken on November 15, 2017 shows director Guillermo del Toro attending the premiere of "The Shape of Water," at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Science in Beverly Hills, California. Long before he was the celebrated director of fantasy romance "The Shape of Water," this year's top Oscar contender with 13 nominations, Guillermo del Toro was fascinated with monsters and the movies. Teachers in his hometown, Guadalajara, Mexico, remember him coming to class with giant cockroaches, and friends recall helping him shoot his first movie at their school -- an eight-millimeter short film featuring a gelatinous monster. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck

Oscars 2018: Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress

Mar 05, 2018 - 10:36 AM

(UPDATED) The actress is awarded for her role in 'I,Tonya'

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS. Allison Janney accepts the Best Supporting Actress award during the 90th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel addresses Harvey Weinstein, 'envelopegate'

Mar 05, 2018 - 10:05 AM

'We can't let bad behavior slide anymore,' says Jimmy

HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 04: Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks onstage during the 90th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Rita Moreno wears same 1962 Oscar dress to red carpet 56 years later

Mar 05, 2018 - 9:02 AM

The 'West Side Story' actress' dress is made in the Philippines

FULL LIST: Oscars 2018 winners

Mar 05, 2018 - 8:55 AM

(UPDATED) 'The Shape of Water' wins 4 Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director

Fun facts about this year's Oscar nominees

Mar 04, 2018 - 8:56 PM

Before the big day, here are few things to know about this year's awards show

An Oscar statue is unveiled on the eve of the 90th Academy Awards Ceremony "The Oscars" on March 3rd, 2018 in Hollywood, California.  All eyes will be on the battle for Oscars supremacy between "The Shape of Water" and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" on Sunday. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK

'Emoji Movie' named worst picture of 2017 at Razzie awards

Mar 04, 2018 - 10:38 AM

The movie also wins worst screenplay, worst screen combo, and worst director

Oscars 2018: The 9 Best Picture nominees

Mar 03, 2018 - 7:00 PM

World War II, press freedom, justice, and love are just some of the topics featured in this year's nominated films

5 things to watch on Oscars night

Mar 03, 2018 - 12:10 PM

Hollywood's biggest awards night takes center stage

"La La Land" producer Jordan Horowitz (C) gestures to the cast of "Moonlight" after "La La Land" mistakenly won the best picture instead of "Moonlight" at the 89th Oscars on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. / AFP PHOTO / Mark RALSTON

Stage set for Oscars 2018 to mark year eclipsed by #MeToo

Mar 02, 2018 - 11:12 AM

The ceremony caps a difficult few months during which the industry has declared war on the pervasive culture of sexual misconduct after the downfall of movie producer Harvey Weinstein

Oscars statuettes stand on display during a preview for the Governors Ball during the 90th annual Academy Awards week in Hollywood, California, March 1st, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / VALERIE MACON

FULL LIST: The nominees for Myx Music Awards 2018

Mar 01, 2018 - 10:37 AM

Sarah G and James Reid are among this year's nominees

WATCH: These movies won big at the 34th PMPC Star Awards for Movies

Feb 21, 2018 - 1:01 PM

Your guide to every film that won at the PMPC Star Awards

Women of Grammys strike back after controversy

Feb 01, 2018 - 12:32 PM

Lorde thanks fans, while P!nk and Katy Perry react to the 'step up' comment

WATCH: Lady Gaga’s heavenly Grammys 2018 performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:34 PM

The singer dedicates her performance to her aunt, and references the Times Up movement

LADY GAGA. The artist performs onstage at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

WATCH: Kendrick Lamar opens Grammys 2018 with epic performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Before he takes home 5 Grammys, Kendrick Lamar steals the show

KENDRICK LAMAR. The rapper opens the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

WATCH: Bruno Mars and Cardi B’s technicolor ’Finesse’ performance at the 2018 Grammys

Jan 29, 2018 - 5:56 PM

The duo delivers a showstopping performance

FINESSE. Cardi B and Bruno Mars perform their hit song at the 2018 Grammys. Screengrab from

WATCH: Top quotes from Grammys night

Jan 29, 2018 - 4:23 PM

From Janelle Monae's Time's Up speech to Kendrick Lamar's presidential endorsement, the 2018 Grammys was the most woke one yet

BRUNO MARS. The night's biggest winner shouts out to his fellow nominees as he accepts the award for Album of the Year. Screengrab from

WATCH: Kesha's performance of 'Praying' brings Grammys audience to tears

Jan 29, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The artist delivers an emotional performance of the song, which hints at her alleged sexual abuse at the hands of producer Dr. Luke

KESHA. The singer is joined by stars including Cyndi Lauper and Camila Cabello for a moving performance of 'Praying.' Screengrab from

FULL LIST: Grammy Awards 2018 winners

Jan 29, 2018 - 12:52 PM

Listen to the some of the night's winning songs here!

Bruno Mars receives a second Grammy for Record of the Year during the 60th Annual Grammy Awards show on January 28, 2018, in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Timothy A. CLARY

2018 Grammys: Indie band War on Drugs wins Best Rock Album

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:52 AM

The band is awarded for its critically-acclaimed album 'A Deeper Understanding'

THE WAR ON DRUGS. The indie rockers bring home the award for Best Rock Album. Screengrab from

Dark indie rockers The National win first Grammy

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:44 AM

The band is awarded for its album, 'Sleep Well Beast'

THE NATIONAL. The indie band wins their first Grammy award. Screengrab from

Grammys 2018 red carpet: white roses for equality

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:24 AM

The #TimesUp movement took over the Grammys red carpet with the symbolic flower

SAY IT WITH FLOWERS. The Grammys 2018 red carpet is filled with stars wearing or carrying white roses in honor of equality. Screengrabs from,,

Carrie Fisher wins posthumous Grammy for memoir

Jan 29, 2018 - 9:30 AM

The late 'Star Wars' actress wins the award for Best Spoken Word Album for 'The Princess Diarist'

IN PHOTOS: Stars walk red carpet at SAG Awards 2018

Jan 22, 2018 - 12:40 PM

Celebrities don their colorful finery for the second event of the Hollywood awards season

SAG AWARDS. Goldie Hawn, Dakota Fanning, and Kate Hudson are among the stars that stepped out on the red carpet at the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards. Screengrab from

FULL LIST: These K-pop idols won the 32nd Golden Disc Awards

Jan 12, 2018 - 11:36 AM

Did your favorites make it?

'Three Billboards' leads US Screen Actors Guild award nominations

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:13 AM

'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ' receives 4 nominations, including lead actress for Frances McDormand

NBA to announce awards on new TV show next June

Nov 02, 2016 - 10:55 AM

The show will be staged on June 26 2017 and will see the league s major individual trophies handed out on one star studded night

NEW SHOW. The NBA will announce its season awards next year on a new TV awards show. Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors is seen here a press conference where he was awarded Most Valuable Player last May. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

NBA stars use ESPY Awards platform to call for end to violence

Jul 14, 2016 - 1:13 PM

LeBron James Dwyane Wade Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul take a stand and deliver a powerful message at the ESPY awards

Fil-Am Ronnie del Carmen gets Oscar nod for 'Inside Out'

Jan 17, 2016 - 5:13 PM

Ronnie is nominated for Best Original Screenplay with Pete Docter Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley

CONGRATULATIONS! 'Inside Out' filmmakers Ronnie del Carmen with Pete Docter at a press conference in Manila. Photo by Mark Cristino

Boxing: Controversial champ Fury to attend BBC award show

Dec 19, 2015 - 2:01 PM

Tyson Fury is in the running to win the Sports Personality of the Year award despite a petition calling for his removal from the nominees due to controversial comments

CONTROVERSIAL. Tyson Fury will attend BBC's Sports Personality of the Year award show. File Photo by Rolf Vennenbernd/EPA

Watch Robert Downey Jr's moving speech at MTV awards: 'Define your generation'

Apr 13, 2015 - 12:53 PM

On behalf of my fellow Avengers I invite you to dream big work hard keep your nose clean be of service and yes because you can define your generation

Photo recap: Celebrities dazzle at Star Awards for movies 2015

Mar 09, 2015 - 12:20 PM

Xian Kim Kris Bimby Gretchen Piolo Nora and more at the grand awards night

So how did Neil Patrick Harris do as Oscars 2015 host?

Feb 23, 2015 - 10:41 PM

His opening number was a great Oscars kick off but some critics say that his gags fell flat afterwards

Photo by Michael Yada/ A.M.P.A.S, courtesy of HBO Asia