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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# the academy

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Saoirse Ronan gets fourth Oscar nod as Joker leads the way with 11 nominations
The Irish actress was nominated for Best Actress for her role in Little Women.
Here's why everyone's talking about Azealia Banks ahead of her sold-out Dublin show
There’s been lots of chatter on social media.
The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films
It’s unclear whether the category will be in place for next year’s ceremony.
Three Nobel prize judges quit in protest over sexual assault allegations
A high-profile figure associated with the Swedish Academy has been accused by 18 women of sexual assault and harassment.
New Ireland international Van der Flier talks Wicklow, red scrum caps (and, yes, that name)
The Leinster back row is the focus of the fourth and final part of the province’s series of mini-docs.
10 Oscar speeches improved by Father Ted quotes
Here we all are now, all the lads.
Kodaline and friends came together for an epic Berkeley fundraiser in Dublin last night
It was a packed house at The Academy.
Friends of Berkeley survivors are putting on a show tonight and bands are chipping in
You can donate as well even if you’re not there.
Friends organise benefit concert for Clodagh Cogley and Berkeley survivors
Jape and the Dublin Gospel Choir are going to perform.
Irish Janoskians fans are threatening to burn down Dublin's Academy venue
They’re not happy about the comedy group playing a ‘tiny venue’. Seems rational.
Explainer: Who actually decides the Oscar winners every year?
We delve into the murky waters of the Oscars voting process.
The Oscars president has responded to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy
Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she would like diversity to improve, but refused to condemn this years nominations.
The Lego movie didn't get an Oscar nomination and people are MAD
Everything is no longer awesome.
Olivia Colman completely won us over with her emotional BAFTA speech
“I’m sorry I’m not cool.”