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  1. Samsung Marketing Chief Tells Story Behind Oscars Star-Studded Selfie

    8:56 am PDT 03/19/2014
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    A planned photo of host Ellen DeGeneres and Meryl Streep became much bigger and spurred a charity donation. READ MORE

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  2. Oscars Behind-the-Scenes: Ellen DeGeneres Plans Selfie, Rehearses 'Wine Captain' Joke (Video)

    9:14 am PST 03/06/2014
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    The host is also shown interacting with presenters Channing Tatum, Benedict Cumberbatch, Will Smith and Jennifer Lawrence backstage, where the "American Hustle" star joked about taking a topless photo. READ MORE

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  3. TV Ratings: 'Live With Kelly and Michael' Beats 'Ellen' in Post-Oscar Race

    10:29 am PST 03/04/2014
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    Scoring its best ratings since the 2011 exit of Regis Philbin, the Disney-ABC syndicated talker gets a big lift after the Academy Awards — narrowly outperforming the big show's host, whose own self-titled show gets a new record with women 18-49. READ MORE

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  4. Oscars: Liza Minnelli Responds to Ellen DeGeneres' Drag-Queen Joke (Video)

    8:44 am PST 03/04/2014
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    The legendary singer-actress reveals what she really thought about the jab, for which DeGeneres has been criticized. READ MORE

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  5. Oscar Show Producers Reveal Secrets Behind Meryl's Selfie and That Pizza Order

    3:52 pm PST 03/03/2014
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    Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan also found a way to help the Academy acknowledge Sarah Jones, the camera operator whose death has raised the issue of set safety, in the broadcast, which was greeted with an uptick in ratings. READ MORE

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  6. Kisses, (Fake) Fights and Selfies: The Top 10 Oscar Moments We Love

    2:35 pm PST 03/03/2014
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    Jason Sudeikis' iPhone shot of fiancee Olivia Wilde, Pharrell's "Happy" shimmy with Lupita Nyong'o and Meryl Streep, Matthew McConaughey's intimate backstage moment with wife Camila Alves -- these were the moments that made us smile. READ MORE

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  7. Oscars Pizza Delivery Guy Gets $1,000 Tip (Video)

    2:01 pm PST 03/03/2014
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    UPDATED: The Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria employee showed up on Monday's live "Ellen DeGeneres Show," with the restaurant telling THR the order was for 20 pizzas with cheese, pepperoni, mushroom and olives. READ MORE

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  8. Oscars: 7 Inside Jokes Explained

    12:18 pm PST 03/03/2014
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    Sunday night's ceremony featured jokes about L.A.'s weather, key moments in nominated movies like "Captain Phillips," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" and Sandra Bullock's wealth. READ MORE

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  9. The Faces of Oscar: Liza's Disgust With Ellen, Scorsese's Loser Reaction, Travolta's Big Goof

    10:06 am PST 03/03/2014
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    The Hollywood Reporter breaks down seven of the most memorable reactions from the winners, losers and everyone else. READ MORE

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  10. TV Ratings: Oscars Rise to 43.7 Million Viewers, Most-Watched in Over 10 Years

    6:46 am PST 03/03/2014
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    The Academy Awards earn more than a 3.3-million viewership lift from last year, and the telecast narrowly improves among among adults 18-49. READ MORE

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  11. Oscars TV Review: Ellen Flops in Long, Boring, Self-Involved Show

    10:51 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    As a television event, this year's Oscars was more like an endurance test -- turgid, badly directed, poorly produced and featuring an endless string of tired or wince-inducing moments from host Ellen DeGeneres. READ MORE

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  12. Oscars: Ellen and Pharrell Wear Adidas; Saint Laurent Sneakers On Stage

    8:12 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    Painful stiletto soreness, be gone! -- Ellen and Pharrell both chose stylish yet sensible footwear for their Oscars stage duties on Sunday night. With stellar results. READ MORE

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  13. Oscars Selfie: Ellen's Star-Packed Photo Crashes Twitter (Video)

    7:14 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    UPDATED: The photo has set a record for most retweets and features Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Lupita Nyong'o, Kevin Spacey and Jared Leto. READ MORE

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  14. Oscars: Ellen DeGeneres Mocks L.A. Rain in Monologue, Calls Liza Minnelli a Drag Queen

    5:58 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    The well-mannered host hits the Academy Awards stage for the second time, with a few affectionate barbs for Jennifer Lawrence and Barkhad Abdi -- and one zinger for Judy Garland's daughter. READ MORE

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  15. Oscars: A Short History of the Academy Awards' Very Long Telecasts

    6:00 am PST 03/02/2014
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    The longest show to-date still stands at four hours and twenty minutes in 2002 -- roughly one-and-a-half "Wolf of Wall Streets." READ MORE

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  16. Ellen Degeneres Hosts the Oscars: 7 Things to Look For (Video)

    11:57 am PST 02/28/2014
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    Dinner with Julia Roberts, lyric chatter with Pharrell and a sloth for Kristen Bell -- THR brainstorms what the host should replicate from her talk show on Sunday. READ MORE

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  17. Oscars: Host Ellen DeGeneres Teases, 'It's a Lot of Playing With People Throughout The Audience' (Video)

    6:23 am PST 02/28/2014
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    The 2014 Academy Awards emcee also talks about her goals for the show, including putting nervous nominees at ease, and what she wants people saying on Monday. READ MORE

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  18. Ellen DeGeneres Gives Jimmy Kimmel an Oscar: 'I Got You a Baby Gift!' (Video)

    10:46 pm PST 02/26/2014
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    "Top that, Matt Damon!" said the Oscar host as she handed over her heavy present, before putting rumors about her own relationship to rest: "We are not getting divorced." READ MORE

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  19. 'House of Cards' Season 2 Skirts Censors for China Bow

    8:47 pm PST 02/18/2014
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    Tales of political corruption in Washington's corridors of power strike a chord in China. READ MORE

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  20. Akshat Singh: Where Did the 8-Year-Old Bollywood Dancer Come From? (Video)

    4:57 pm PST 02/18/2014
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    For fans who have not had enough of the young Indian dancer on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," here are five things you should know. READ MORE

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  21. 8-Year-Old Indian Dancer Wows on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' (Video)

    11:30 am PST 02/17/2014
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    "I've gone to 'India's Got Talent' to show that 'motu' [chubby person] can also dance," Akshat Singh says. READ MORE

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