The academy says it will postpone the Oscars’ new “popular film” category

"There has been a wide range of reactions to the introduction of a new award, and we recognize the need for further discussion with our members."

The academy just invited hundreds of new members. Could this make the Oscars less white?

Who’s in the 2018 class of invited members, and how will the new membership shake up the Academy?

The academy has officially expelled Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski

Allegations against Polanski have been public for more than four decades.

Who votes for the Oscars? How Academy Award winners are chosen

This is how the voting system works.

The 2017 documentary field sets an inclusive example the Oscars need to follow

It took a documentary, but Ava DuVernay finally got an Oscar nomination.

Can you livestream the Oscars? The answer is surprisingly complicated.

For the love of God, it's 2017.

Who votes on the Oscars? Here's how the process works.

Who decides the winners of the Academy Awards? Here is how the voting works.

When will the 2017 Oscar nominations be announced?

You'll have to wait until late January.

The Golden Globes show Trump's America is not the future

Our popular culture is growing more diverse while our political establishment does the opposite.

The Academy's Class of 2016 Is Its Most Diverse Ever, and It's About Damn Time

Chadwick Boseman, America Ferrera and others join the academy

This Open Letter From Asian Oscar Winners Is the Perfect Takedown of the Oscars' Racism

Two dozen academy members want "concrete steps" to ensure future Oscars broadcasts to avoid ill-timed, offensive Asian jokes.

Oscars Swag Bag 2016: Here's What's in Those $232,000 Gift Bags — Including a Vibrator

There's no hot sauce in the swag bag. But there is a vibrator.

Here's What TV Families Might Look Like in 2050

When minorities are projected to make up more than 50% of the population.

Oscars Rules for Acceptance Speeches Are Changing — Here's Why That's a Good Thing

Tired of all the "thank you" speeches? Now you won't have to deal with them.

Great News for Women on Screen — But There's a Catch

We're not quite there yet.

The People's Choice and MTV Movie Awards Are Just as White as the Oscars


'Saturday Night Live' Hits the Academy Hard Over #OscarsSoWhite

In the end, all of the white people win — and isn't that nice?

Here Are the Actors Boycotting the 2016 Oscars, and the People Who Support Them

Here are the celebrities who won't be participating in the 2016 Academy Awards.

This Is What the Oscars Can Actually Do to Prevent #OscarsSoWhite From Happening Again

Shifting how such a big group votes will require more than just adding a few new voices.


Lupita Nyong'o Just Schooled Everyone on the Oscars and Racial Prejudice

The Oscar winner has spoken.

Jada Pinkett Smith Just Weighed In on #OscarsSoWhite — And She's Not Messing Around

Pinkett Smith makes a crucial point, and she's not alone.

For the Second Year in a Row, the Oscars Failed to Nominate a Single Actor of Color

#OscarsSoWhite, the sequel.

Oscars 2016 Nominations: Full List of Nominees for Every Major Category

Full list of 2016 Oscar nominations

Oscars 2016 Nominations: Start Time, Presenters and How to Watch Online

Here's how to watch the announcement of the 2016 Oscar nominations.

Oscars 2016 Predictions: These Are the Movies Most Likely to Be Nominated for Best Picture

The films that could get the gold at the 2016 Academy Awards.