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.
Los Angeles (AFP) - The body which runs the Golden Globes is like David to the Oscars' Academy's Goliath -- but it punches above its weight due to its marketing muscle and ability to put on a great show.
Los Angeles (AFP) - Hollywood's annual awards season may be months away yet, but for many the race for Oscars gold has already started, with strong contenders emerging from key film festivals this month.
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.