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  1. Idris Elba Raps About His 'Wire' Character in Skepta's "Shutdown" Remix (Audio)

    12:26 am PDT 06/03/2015
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    "Ain't nobody else Stringer Bell/ Boy from the East End did well." READ MORE

  2. MIPTV: Idris Elba on the Two Most Important Men in His Life (Neither Is James Bond)

    10:27 am PDT 04/15/2015
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    The British star of 'Luther' and 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' was in Cannes promoting a self-financed documentary. READ MORE

  3. MIPTV: Endemol Signs TV First-Look Deal With Origin Pictures

    1:39 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    London-based Origin produced the Oscar-nominated "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." READ MORE

  4. Oscars: U2 Receives Standing Ovation for Original Song 'Ordinary Love' (Video)

    7:12 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    U2 rock band performed their tribute song to Nelson Mandela, "Ordinary Love," during the 86th Academy Awards. READ MORE

  5. Oscars 2014: Performers & Presenters To Expect

    3:36 pm PST 03/02/2014
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    The awards are broadcast live from Hollywood's Dolby Theatre, with ABC's coverage beginning at 4 p.m. PT. READ MORE

  6. Oscars: Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig to Join Karen O for 'Her' Performance

    5:26 pm PST 03/01/2014
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    The ceremony's rehearsals also teased what Pharrell Williams, Idina Menzel and U2 have planned for Sunday's performances, while Brad Pitt, Kate Hudson and Jamie Foxx stopped by. READ MORE

  7. 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

  8. Oscars: John Williams, Jill Scott Spotlight Song and Score Nominees at Academy's First-Ever Concert

    8:45 am PST 02/28/2014
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    The nominated composers -- from Steven Price to John Williams -- were on hand as this year's songs and scores took center stage Thursday night at UCLA's Royce Hall. READ MORE

  9. 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

  10. Oscars: Who Will Prevail in the Competitive Best Original Song Race? (Analysis)

    6:54 pm PST 02/24/2014
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    There is an unusually cut-throat competition this year between four nominated songs: "Happy," "Let It Go," "The Moon Song" and "Ordinary Love." READ MORE

  11. U2 on the 'Ordinary Love' of Nelson Mandela (Exclusive Video)

    2:29 pm PST 02/20/2014
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    "We really related to what was going on in South Africa," Bono says of the Irish band, which first performed music protesting Apartheid back in the late 1970s, when he, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen, Jr. were still in their teens. READ MORE

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  12. LA-Italia Fest to Honor U2, Song 'Ordinary Love'

    9:34 am PST 02/20/2014
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    The acclaimed Irish rock band joins a star-studded guest list that includes David O. Russell and Steve Coogan. READ MORE

  13. U2 on Their Oscar Nominated Song and Meeting Nelson Mandela

    10:55 am PST 02/18/2014
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    The rock icons talk about their long history of using music to call attention to issues of social importance, their close relationship with South Africa and Nelson Mandela and their Oscar-nominated song "Ordinary Love," from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. READ MORE

  14. Oscars: U2 to Perform 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Song

    2:35 pm PST 02/12/2014
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    Bono and The Edge will take the stage to perform Oscar-nominated "Ordinary Love" at the March 2 awards ceremony. READ MORE

  15. U2 Rocks the Crowd in Black-and-White 'Invisible' Video

    7:39 am PST 02/12/2014
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    The band recruited Mark Romanek to direct the video for the (RED) track they premiered in a Super Bowl ad for Bank of America. READ MORE

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  16. 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

  17. Oscars Gone Pop: Pharrell Williams, Karen O, William Butler Score First-Time Nominations (Video)

    8:13 am PST 01/16/2014
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    UPDATED: U2 also earned an original song nomination for the band's first track in three years -- "Ordinary Love" from "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." READ MORE

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  18. Oscar Nominations: Who Was Snubbed (Poll)

    6:21 am PST 01/16/2014
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    UPDATED: The big movies, actors, directors and screenwriters left out of Thursday morning's Academy Award nominations. READ MORE

  19. Golden Globes: U2, Edward Sharpe's Alex Ebert Wins for Best Original Song, Score

    6:34 pm PST 01/12/2014
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    "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" and "All Is Lost" emerge victorious at the 2014 gala. READ MORE

  20. BAFTA's Best British Movie Category Includes 'Gravity,' 'Rush' and 'Saving Mr. Banks'

    6:11 am PST 01/08/2014
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    The categories include two U.K.-specific ones as the academy seeks to ensure that local achievements are honored. READ MORE