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# academy-awards - Today’s News

Extra resources promised to clear backlog of nearly 5,000 PPS number applications
# Department Of Social Protection
# Department Of Social Protection

Extra resources promised to clear backlog of nearly 5,000 PPS number applications

40 minutes ago 844 Views 0 Comments

One man waiting nearly two months for his PPSN said the wait had left him financial difficulty.

French Ambassador offers support to Ireland ahead of 'unhelpful, not welcome' Russian exercise
# Vincent Guérend
# Vincent Guérend

French Ambassador offers support to Ireland ahead of 'unhelpful, not welcome' Russian exercise

6 hours ago 9,679 Views 23 Comments

French Ambassador Vincent Guérend spoke to The Journal about his country’s perspective on the Russian exercise.

# academy-awards - Yesterday’s News

Maguire and Meadow endure difficult starts as LGPA season begins in Florida
# Day 1
From The42
# Day 1

Maguire and Meadow endure difficult starts as LGPA season begins in Florida

7 hours ago 760 Views 0 Comments

New Zealand’s Lydio Ko currently leads at the Gainbridge LPGA.

Tennessee school board bans Holocaust graphic novel Maus
# United States
# United States

Tennessee school board bans Holocaust graphic novel Maus

7 hours ago 12,528 Views 19 Comments

“There is some rough, objectionable language in this book,” said a school board director.

State fails in bid to jail man who assaulted his four-month-old daughter
# Courts
# Courts

State fails in bid to jail man who assaulted his four-month-old daughter

7 hours ago 20,470 Views 0 Comments

The man was given a six-month prison sentence for assaulting his partner in a separate incident.

Johnson’s wait continues for report into No 10 parties which could be key to his future
# Sue Gray
# Sue Gray

Johnson’s wait continues for report into No 10 parties which could be key to his future

Updated 8 hours ago 15,540 Views 11 Comments

The announcement of a Scotland Yard investigation into some of the alleged parties has complicated the process.

Biden promises to nominate a black woman to the US Supreme Court for first time
# United States
# United States

Biden promises to nominate a black woman to the US Supreme Court for first time

8 hours ago 7,646 Views 32 Comments

The US President said a nomination like this is “long overdue”.

Criticism over Cathal Brugha Barracks study as Ryan spokesperson says 'no final decision' made
# Dublin
# Dublin

Criticism over Cathal Brugha Barracks study as Ryan spokesperson says 'no final decision' made

8 hours ago 11,022 Views 14 Comments

“It’s the jewel in the crown of the Defence Forces and it shouldn’t be touched in any way or form,” TD Cathal Berry said.

Disappointment for Ireland's Connolly and Walsh as Arsenal extend Women's Super League lead
# Still On Top
From The42
# Still On Top

Disappointment for Ireland's Connolly and Walsh as Arsenal extend Women's Super League lead

8 hours ago 1,993 Views 0 Comments

The league leaders rallied from a one-goal deficit to seal the win.

# academy-awards - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Beyonce, Jay-Z and Ariana Grande in Oscars race as shortlists unveiled
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Beyonce, Jay-Z and Ariana Grande in Oscars race as shortlists unveiled

Dec 21st 2021, 10:51 PM 18,923 Views 6 Comments

The three musicians are in the running for Best Original Song.

# academy-awards - Monday 26 April, 2021

Nomadland wins big at Oscars, but no award for Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Nomadland wins big at Oscars, but no award for Kilkenny-based Cartoon Saloon

Apr 26th 2021, 7:07 AM 35,715 Views 19 Comments
  • Chloe Zhao becomes first woman of colour to win Best Director
  • Anthony Hopkins, Frances McDormand, Daniel Kaluuya and Youn Yuh-jung pick up actor awards
  • Irish studio beaten to animated feature award by Pixar

# academy-awards - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Quiz: How well do remember these famous Oscar moments?
# You Really Like Me
# You Really Like Me

Quiz: How well do remember these famous Oscar moments?

Apr 25th 2021, 10:00 PM 33,183 Views 19 Comments

Tonight’s ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles will be restricted to 170 people as the pandemic rolls on.

# academy-awards - Saturday 24 April, 2021

Animation Wolfwalkers to lead the Irish charge at Oscars 2021 tomorrow
# Oscars 2021
# Oscars 2021

Animation Wolfwalkers to lead the Irish charge at Oscars 2021 tomorrow

Apr 24th 2021, 7:30 AM 10,753 Views 6 Comments

Remote hubs in London and Paris are being set up to allow European nominees to “dial-in” to the awards.

# academy-awards - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Oscars ceremony to have 'central hubs' in other countries as it loosens requirement to attend in person
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Oscars ceremony to have 'central hubs' in other countries as it loosens requirement to attend in person

Mar 31st 2021, 7:52 AM 9,172 Views 6 Comments

Under the previous plans, all nominees would have been required to travel to California despite travel restrictions and Covid-19 risk.

# academy-awards - Friday 19 March, 2021

Academy Award nominees told they must attend in person, with no virtual attendance permitted
# Oscars 2021
# Oscars 2021

Academy Award nominees told they must attend in person, with no virtual attendance permitted

Mar 19th 2021, 3:11 PM 18,116 Views 9 Comments

Winners must attend the ceremony in person, otherwise the Academy will be accepting the award on their behalf.

# academy-awards - Monday 15 March, 2021

Irish animated film Wolfwalkers among this year's Oscar nominees
# Nominees
# Nominees

Irish animated film Wolfwalkers among this year's Oscar nominees

Mar 15th 2021, 12:54 PM 19,012 Views 6 Comments

This year’s awards will take place on 25 April.

# academy-awards - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Best Picture films must meet diversity criteria under new rules
# Oscars
# Oscars

Best Picture films must meet diversity criteria under new rules

Sep 9th 2020, 11:08 AM 16,748 Views 55 Comments

The film industry has long been criticised for its failures on representation.

# academy-awards - Sunday 9 February, 2020

What to watch out for in the Oscars tonight
# Golden Statuette
# Golden Statuette

What to watch out for in the Oscars tonight

Feb 9th 2020, 9:00 AM 20,421 Views 14 Comments

Will Saoirse get her coveted Oscar?

How do you rate the nominees up for Best Picture in this year's Oscars?
# Player Ratings
# Player Ratings

How do you rate the nominees up for Best Picture in this year's Oscars?

Feb 9th 2020, 7:01 AM 22,733 Views 23 Comments

Let us know by giving them a mark out of 10.

# academy-awards - Friday 24 January, 2020

Galway native to be first woman to conduct the Oscars' orchestra
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Galway native to be first woman to conduct the Oscars' orchestra

Jan 24th 2020, 11:01 AM 44,330 Views 35 Comments

Eimear Noone is a successful composer and conductor who is based between Ireland and California.

# academy-awards - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Oscars change 'outdated' Foreign Language Feature Film category to International Feature Film
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Oscars change 'outdated' Foreign Language Feature Film category to International Feature Film

Apr 24th 2019, 9:16 AM 8,441 Views 6 Comments

“We have noted that the reference to ‘foreign’ is outdated within the global filmmaking community.”

# academy-awards - Monday 25 February, 2019

'The ref made a bad call': Mixed reaction to Green Book Best Picture win at Oscars
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

'The ref made a bad call': Mixed reaction to Green Book Best Picture win at Oscars

Feb 25th 2019, 10:51 AM 42,439 Views 22 Comments

Olivia Colman took home Best Actress for her role in The Favourite.

# academy-awards - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Criticism over news Oscars won't be broadcasting editing or cinematography awards live
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Criticism over news Oscars won't be broadcasting editing or cinematography awards live

Feb 12th 2019, 5:28 PM 12,674 Views 18 Comments

Prominent directors are not impressed.

# academy-awards - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

The Oscars has no host for the first time in 30 years but is promising 'phenomenal' presenters
# Red Carpet
# Red Carpet

The Oscars has no host for the first time in 30 years but is promising 'phenomenal' presenters

Feb 6th 2019, 8:26 AM 18,144 Views 24 Comments

TV network ABC says the hostless show could be a good thing.

# academy-awards - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Here are 7 of the movies we were surprised to see left out of this year's Oscar nominations
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Here are 7 of the movies we were surprised to see left out of this year's Oscar nominations

Jan 23rd 2019, 4:19 PM 5,293 Views 9 Comments

So, we’re going to just pretend A Quiet Place never happened, are we?

# academy-awards - Friday 7 December, 2018

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after criticism for past homophobic tweets
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after criticism for past homophobic tweets

Dec 7th 2018, 7:47 AM 27,800 Views 90 Comments

When given the ultimatum between apologising for the tweets or withdrawing as Oscars host, the comedian chose the latter.

# academy-awards - Friday 7 September, 2018

Oscars to postpone controversial 'Best Popular Film' category as it needs more study
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Oscars to postpone controversial 'Best Popular Film' category as it needs more study

Sep 7th 2018, 8:47 AM 9,086 Views 9 Comments

The move came after some backlash from people in the film industry.

# academy-awards - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Academy Awards chief being investigated for sexual harassment - reports
# Oscars
# Oscars

Academy Awards chief being investigated for sexual harassment - reports

Mar 17th 2018, 11:36 AM 8,019 Views 0 Comments

In response to queries, the Academy said it “treats any complaints confidentially to protect all parties”.

# academy-awards - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

The bloke who stole Frances McDormand's Oscar streamed it on Facebook
# Oscar Theft
From The Daily Edge
# Oscar Theft

The bloke who stole Frances McDormand's Oscar streamed it on Facebook

Mar 6th 2018, 7:48 AM 4,360 Views 0 Comments

Nice move, Terry.

# academy-awards - Monday 5 March, 2018

9 of the greatest behind-the-scenes shots from this year's Oscar ceremony
# BehindTheScenes
From The Daily Edge
# BehindTheScenes

9 of the greatest behind-the-scenes shots from this year's Oscar ceremony

Mar 5th 2018, 9:32 AM 8,922 Views 1 Comment

This is what we’re talking about.

Frances McDormand asks all female nominees to stand in rousing Oscars speech
# Inclusion Rider
# Inclusion Rider

Frances McDormand asks all female nominees to stand in rousing Oscars speech

Mar 5th 2018, 8:24 AM 42,852 Views 98 Comments

She won the Best Actress award for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

7 of the most important moments from last night's Academy Awards
# Oscars2018
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars2018

7 of the most important moments from last night's Academy Awards

Mar 5th 2018, 8:00 AM 7,558 Views 3 Comments

What a night.

# academy-awards - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Can Saoirse take her first Oscar? Here's everything you need to know before tonight's show
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Can Saoirse take her first Oscar? Here's everything you need to know before tonight's show

Mar 4th 2018, 1:00 PM 24,868 Views 63 Comments

What to look out for, where to watch and what’s the 2018 controversy…

# academy-awards - Friday 2 March, 2018

Millennials - Here's the film that won the Oscar for Best Picture the year you were born
# Oscars 2018
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars 2018

Millennials - Here's the film that won the Oscar for Best Picture the year you were born

Mar 2nd 2018, 6:00 PM 8,728 Views 5 Comments

How many have you seen?

Saoirse Ronan's stylist has hinted at her Oscar gown, and we're absolutely intrigued
# Saoirse Ronan
From The Daily Edge
# Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan's stylist has hinted at her Oscar gown, and we're absolutely intrigued

Mar 2nd 2018, 3:04 PM 5,621 Views 0 Comments

She’s gone for an all-female glam squad.

# academy-awards - Friday 26 January, 2018

Casey Affleck pulls out of presenting best actress award at Oscars
# Oscars
# Oscars

Casey Affleck pulls out of presenting best actress award at Oscars

Jan 26th 2018, 7:13 AM 34,041 Views 31 Comments

There has been renewed attention on historic accusations of sexual harassment against Affleck in recent months.

# academy-awards - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Oscars introducing strict new envelope rules to prevent another major mix-up
# Academy Awards
# Academy Awards

Oscars introducing strict new envelope rules to prevent another major mix-up

Jan 23rd 2018, 8:59 AM 16,119 Views 26 Comments

Last year, it was mistakenly announced that La La Land was the winner of Best Picture, instead of Moonlight.

# academy-awards - Friday 3 March, 2017

Oscars screw-up: Accountants behind mistake assigned bodyguards
# Oscars So Whaaat?
# Oscars So Whaaat?

Oscars screw-up: Accountants behind mistake assigned bodyguards

Mar 3rd 2017, 7:57 AM 26,279 Views 39 Comments

PwC has taken responsibility for the unprecedented error.

# academy-awards - Monday 27 February, 2017

Mahershala Ali's Oscar win last night was a truly historic one
# Breaking The Mould
# Breaking The Mould

Mahershala Ali's Oscar win last night was a truly historic one

Feb 27th 2017, 8:53 AM 23,378 Views 43 Comments

The actor became the first Muslim actor to win one.

# academy-awards - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'I wore a suit from Dunnes' - one Irish man's trip to the Oscars as an unexpected nominee
# Red Carpet Tales
From The Daily Edge
# Red Carpet Tales

'I wore a suit from Dunnes' - one Irish man's trip to the Oscars as an unexpected nominee

Feb 26th 2017, 9:00 AM 13,469 Views 2 Comments

Michael Creagh’s rollercoaster story, from nomination to the red carpet.

# academy-awards - Monday 29 February, 2016

21 unmissable moments you probably missed from Oscars 2016
# Best Bits
From The Daily Edge
# Best Bits

21 unmissable moments you probably missed from Oscars 2016

Feb 29th 2016, 1:38 PM 17,853 Views 4 Comments

Breastfeeding, champagne flutes and more…

Property Mag – #373 – January ’22

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This Oscar winner's surprise message to his kids was the best 'thank you' of the night
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

This Oscar winner's surprise message to his kids was the best 'thank you' of the night

Feb 29th 2016, 12:34 PM 5,825 Views 0 Comments

“Let’s get a dog”.

7 ways our Saoirse slayed at the Oscars last night
# Goddess In Green
From The Daily Edge
# Goddess In Green

7 ways our Saoirse slayed at the Oscars last night

Feb 29th 2016, 9:08 AM 18,380 Views 12 Comments

“I broke me bloody finger”.

# academy-awards - Sunday 28 February, 2016

41 glorious Oscars red carpet photos from the 1990s
# So 90s
From The Daily Edge
# So 90s

41 glorious Oscars red carpet photos from the 1990s

Feb 28th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,057 Views 1 Comment

So 90s, so glam.

RANKED: 10 movies that won best picture Oscar — and what should have won
# And The Award Goes To
# And The Award Goes To

RANKED: 10 movies that won best picture Oscar — and what should have won

Feb 28th 2016, 5:00 PM 26,129 Views 49 Comments

Take a look back at some past winners. Do you agree the best won on the night?

# academy-awards - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

16 best behind the scenes moments from the big Oscars lunch
# More Wine Please
From The Daily Edge
# More Wine Please

16 best behind the scenes moments from the big Oscars lunch

Feb 9th 2016, 10:35 AM 9,319 Views 4 Comments

All the celebs together in one room. The dream.

# academy-awards - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Oscar boost for Room as Brie Larson wins Screen Actors Guild award
# Awards Season
# Awards Season

Oscar boost for Room as Brie Larson wins Screen Actors Guild award

Jan 31st 2016, 11:24 AM 24,868 Views 19 Comments

The US actress described her young co-star Jacob Tremblay as “my inspiration”.

# academy-awards - Friday 22 January, 2016

One of this year's Oscar nominees: 'Perhaps black actors did not deserve to make the final list'
# Oscar Race
# Oscar Race

One of this year's Oscar nominees: 'Perhaps black actors did not deserve to make the final list'

Jan 22nd 2016, 4:26 PM 37,312 Views 117 Comments

Charlotte Rampling has entered the debate over the diversity controversy.

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