The Oscars are staying at Hollywood and Highland, after all. The Kodak Theater is being renamed the Dolby Theater. Now we?ll be able to hear the acceptance speeches so much more clearly! Here?s the release: HOLLYWOOD (May 1, 2012) ??? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and CIM Group announced today that the ...
PORTLAND, Ore. — Ray Dolby, an American inventor and audio pioneer who founded Dolby Laboratories, has died at the age of 80.
The company said Thursday that Dolby died in his home at San Francisco. He had been living with Alzheimer’s disease for several years and was diagnosed with acute leukemia this summer.
The 86th Academy Awards were last night. Despite the ceremony being three-and-a-half hours long, host Ellen Degeneres livened up the Dolby Theater. Here are the best GIFs from the night. (Note: It may take time for some to load.) Ellen made fun of Jennifer Lawrence for falling all the time at the Oscars.
After hosting the Oscars in 2007, daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres will be back for a second round of duty in 2014, the Academy confirmed Friday. DeGeneres also took to Twitter to announce the news to her over 21 million followers:
The next Academy Awards will be held at the newly christened Dolby Theatre, after the audio company beat out 10 other bidders for the naming rights to the Hollywood venue that has hosted the Oscars since 2002.
During Sunday's Academy Awards, show host Ellen DeGeneres took it upon herself to feed the A-list actors in attendance by ordering 10 large pizzas and passing them out throughout the star-studded crowd.
Laura Simpson is Jennifer Lawrence's self-proclaimed BFF. The two met seven years ago at an event where they both didn’t know a single person and hit it off over a mutual respect for "Friends" character, Chandler Bing.
Come Sunday, while the stars are celebrating the 85th Academy Awards at the Dolby theater, you won't see four-time Oscar winner Woody Allen there in suit and tie. The director is notorious for turning down his Oscar invite every year.