Two African-American women make Hollywood history this month -- coincidence? Don't think so
Newly elected president Cheryl Boone Isaacs says she supports the super-sizing of the Academy -- but doesn't envision new Oscar categories
Decision brings number of branches on the AMPAS Board of Governors to 17
Public relations exec also becomes only the third woman to serve as head of AMPAS
All the eligible contenders for the July 30 election
10 first-time governors help bring the total of female governors to 14, the largest number ever
Sources say the AMPAS governors may look at a system that hides the names of committee members even from the people who voted them in
Ten years ago, the Oscars would have had a glittering diamond anniversary -- but three days before the telecast, the United States invaded...
The 1,088-poster donation, from Chicago real estate developer Dwight Cleveland, fills a gap in the Motion Picture Academy's collection
AMPAS Board of Governors creates a new Costume Designers Branch, and gives full representation on the board to the Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch
AMPAS assets stand at nearly $300M as expenditures increase, driven by $4.9M in spending on planned museum
Academy announces plans to send screeners in three categories that used to require attendance at special screenings, says transition to online voting increased participation
We've done the math, and here are the odds of landing a nomination, and the magic numbers need to do so, in every category
Moving the Oscar nominations forward five days may give voters more time to see the nominated films, but on the other hand...
The Nicholl Fellowship went to writers from Louisiana and South Africa for the first time -- and only one Californian was chosen
"Memoirs of a Geisha" screenwriter Robin Swicord will replace deceased governor Frank Pierson
Move was expected, given the high profile and heavy workload of the unpaid Academy position.
As the AMPAS election to choose Tom Sherak's successor nears, top candidates appear to be Hawk Koch, Rob Friedman and Cheryl Boone Isaacs
Marketing exective and AMPAS governor Cheryl Boone Isaacs will join Don Mischer in overseeing fourth annual event for honorary Oscars
Academy president Sherak: "To celebrate our past and deal with our present, that is who we are -- we're never going to forget the past,...
With a bankrupt Kodak pulling out of its deal for naming rights, the Academy will refer to its location as "Hollywood & Highland"
Two dozen Times staffers add some statistics to what we, and the Academy, already knew: it isn't diverse enough
The Oscar-winning provocateur details changes that will overhaul a system that has led to decades of questionable choices
But is her job really in jeopardy, or is this just an attempt to embarrass her publicly?
Studio forced to make a quick about-face after sending some Writers Branch members a draft instead of the final product
AMPAS underwrites program for fourth straight year; Caetano Veloso to serve as Guest Director
Although Academy has considered moving the awards into January, they'll remain in their usual late-February slot for at least another year
The new CEO and COO of the Academy are a study in contrasts
AMPAS board replaces retiring executive director Bruce Davis with one longtime staffer, one outsider
Peter Bart's memory gets hazy, Terrence Malick's dates are changing, and Sophia Loren gets a bargain night at the Academy