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  1. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Judi Dench Win Irish Academy Awards

    12:34 am PDT 04/06/2014
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    The 11th annual Irish Film and Television awards, dished out at a ceremony in Dublin April 5, also saw "Philomena" win best international film ahead of "12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" and "The Wolf of Wall Street." READ MORE

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  2. Oscars: '12 Years a Slave's' John Ridley Wins for Best Adapted Screenplay

    8:44 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    '12 Years a Slave' screenwriter John Ridley thanked cast and crew including producer Jeremy Kleiner: "Jeremy, you made the film happen," said Ridley. READ MORE

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  3. Oscars: Inside the First-Ever Concert for Nominated Original Scores and Songs

    1:45 pm PST 02/28/2014
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    For the first time ever, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited the Oscar-nominated film composers to conduct suites from their scores. The inaugural show, held at UCLA's Royce Hall on Feb. 27, also featured performances of the nominated original songs. READ MORE

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  4. Brutally Honest Oscar Voter Ballot No. 3

    7:01 am PST 02/28/2014
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    A member of the Academy's executives branch talks THR's Scott Feinberg through his picks: "Gravity" is "spiritual," I'm voting for "the 'Captain Phillips' guy" and "Dallas Buyers" makeup succeeds in making stars "look like they're really dying!" READ MORE

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  5. Oscars: Inside the Last, Desperate Push to Win Over Voters Before Balloting Closes

    2:33 pm PST 02/25/2014
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    From taking over the late-night talk shows to going anywhere a reporter and camera might follow —even the Vatican — this year's nominees have stopped at nothing to court votes during the final days of this year's cutthroat Oscar race. READ MORE

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  6. 'Philomena' Composer Alexandre Desplat at Polo Lounge: Ban Temp Tracks, 'Capture the Soul of a Film'

    6:38 pm PST 02/24/2014
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    UPDATED: The six-time Oscar nominee explains the method of his music to an audience at the Polo Lounge. READ MORE

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  7. Judi Dench on Beating Failing Eyesight, Bad Knees and Retirement

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    THR caught up with the 79-year-old "Philomena" Oscar nominee, who has been largely absent from the awards campaign trail, to discuss the impact of her macular degeneration, her "best friend" and why she still works 12-hour days. READ MORE

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  8. Philomena Lee Honored by L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti

    12:00 pm PST 02/13/2014
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    UPDATED: Though Garcetti was absent from the event, the real-life inspiration for the Oscar-nominated film "Philomena" was recognized for her work in adoption rights. READ MORE

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  9. Oscars: First-Ever Concert to Feature Nominated Scores and Songs

    11:31 am PST 02/13/2014
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    William Butler, Owen Pallett, Alexandre Desplat, Thomas Newman, Steven Price and John Williams will direct their compositions, while Jill Scott will perform "Happy." READ MORE

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  10. Bruce Dern, Alfonso Cuaron Honored at AARP's Movies for Grownups Awards

    11:04 am PST 02/11/2014
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    The organization's 13th annual gala celebrated movies for audiences 50 and over, blending the aspiring young Hollywood and legendary classics at Monday's affair. READ MORE

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  11. Harvey Weinstein On His Oscar Chances at THR's Nominees Night

    10:56 pm PST 02/10/2014
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    Harvey Weinstein speaks with awards analyst Scott Feinberg about his Oscar hopefuls at THR's Nominees Night party. READ MORE

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  12. '12 Years a Slave' Writers Win USC Scripter Award

    9:57 pm PST 02/08/2014
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    Solomon Northup shares the honor with screenwriter John Ridley. READ MORE

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  13. Real-Life Philomena Meets Pope Francis, Attends Private Vatican Mass

    8:55 am PST 02/05/2014
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    Stephen Frears, director of "Philomena," said he hoped the pontiff would watch the film, but a Vatican spokesman said that would not happen. READ MORE

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  14. Oscars: 10 Outrageous Quotes From The Nominated Screenplays

    10:01 am PST 01/30/2014
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    From Leonardo DiCaprio's rants in "The Wolf Of Wall Street" to Judi Dench's gentle reproaches in "Philomena", THR selects a sample of memorable lines from the best original and adapted screenplay contenders. READ MORE

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  15. Oscars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence and More on Dealing With the Demands of Their Roles

    8:00 am PST 01/27/2014
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    This year’s nominated actors and actresses spill all, from the biggest challenges to getting inside the heads of their (sometimes unlikable) characters. READ MORE

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  16. Oscars: Will Weinstein's 'Philomena' Benefit From Best Picture Split? (Analysis)

    5:53 pm PST 01/23/2014
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    Harvey Weinstein, the undisputed champ of Oscar campaigning, has only one film with more than two noms this year, and after other top contenders split the vote last weekend, you can bet that he's going to give "Philomena" the old Harvey push. READ MORE

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  17. Mediaset Spain to Broadcast Oscar Contenders

    9:16 am PST 01/17/2014
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    Spain's most profitable channel acquired broadcast rights for "American Hustle," "Philomena," "Frozen" and other Oscar-nominated hits. READ MORE

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  18. USC Scripter Award Nominees Unveiled

    7:41 am PST 01/09/2014
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    The award, which honors the screenwriters and original authors of the year's most accomplished cinematic adaptation, will be handed out Feb. 8. READ MORE

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  19. Which Costume Designer Will Win Oscars Gold? (Analysis)

    12:31 am PST 01/09/2014
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    A Costume Designers Guild win can mean an Oscar win, too. And now that nominees are announced, period piece contenders continue to have a leg up. READ MORE

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  20. BAFTA: What the Nominees Are Saying

    7:51 am PST 01/08/2014
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    David O. Russell calls the 10 nominations for "American Hustle" "mind-blowing," while Leonardo DiCaprio ("The Wolf of Wall Street"), Emma Thompson ("Saving Mr. Banks") and "Philomena" stars Judi Dench and Steve Coogan also share their thoughts on the honors announced Wednesday morning. READ MORE

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