Complete coverage of the 84th annual Academy Awards

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 03:03 PM CST

This year, top Oscar contenders "Argo" from Warner Bros. and "Lincoln" from Disney pitted two deep-pocketed rivals against each other in what some say was an unprecedented level of Oscar campaigning.

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 01:51 PM CST

The former Canadian ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis says it will reflect poorly on Ben Affleck if he doesn't say a few words about Canada's...

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 01:33 PM CST

Ben Affleck's CIA thriller has dominated the awards season with wins at the Golden Globes and ceremonies held by the Directors Guild of America, the Screen Actors Guild and the Producers Guild of America.

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 11:48 AM CST

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is encouraging celebrities to tweet during the Oscars.

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 03:24 PM CST

When Hollywood's biggest night just around the corner, Octavia Spencer chats with Access about winning Best Supporting Actress at the 2012 Oscars. The Academy Awards air this Sunday at 7 p.m. ET on ABC.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 06:25 PM CST

Sunday's Academy Awards serves up Seth MacFarlane as first-time host and musical turns from icons Barbra Streisand, Adele and Shirley Bassey.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 03:57 PM CST

The "Moonrise Kingdom" co-writer joins acclaimed family members in the elite Academy ranks.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 03:15 PM CST

Making Oscar predictions is a lot like taking the SATs: if you can eliminate one or two wrong answers, you significantly increase your chances of success.

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 at 10:24 AM CST

"Family Guy" creator may bring a cheekiness that prods younger viewers to check out the Oscars just to see what he might pull. But just how far will Seth MacFarlane push it?

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 at 01:57 PM CST

The second-screen experience is never better than on Oscar night, when a separate (and some might say superior) entertainment experience plays out on social media.

A front row seat for the 85th annual Academy Awards. The big winners, the brightest stars and the most awe-inspiring fashion gather here to celebrate Hollywood’s most prestigious awards show.