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Blerg! Tina Fey Says "No Way" to Hosting the Oscars

Tina Fey

Consider our hopes and dreams officially crushed.

After Seth MacFarlane's mediocre turn as Oscars host on Sunday — and his subsequent refusal to do it again — many suggested Golden Globes co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler take on the gig next year.

2013 Oscars: Fashion hits and misses

Unfortunately, Fey isn't so keen on the idea. "No... read more

Anne Hathaway Apologizes for "Disappointment" Caused by Oscar Dress

Anne Hathaway

It was the dress that caused many a double take and even spawned a Twitter account, but now Anne Hathaway is apologizing for what she wore to the Oscars — or more specifically what she didn't wear.

Hathaway, 30, was supposed to wear a Valentino gown to Sunday's ceremony, but decided on the now-infamous severely cut Prada dress instead to avoid a major red-carpet no-no. "It came to my attention late Saturday night that... read more

Seth MacFarlane Says "No Way" to Hosting the Oscars Again

Seth MacFarlane

Maybe William Shatner is available?

After getting mixed reviews as Oscars host this past Sunday, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane says that he has no interest in taking a second stab at the high-pressure gig.

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Jennifer Lawrence Dyes Hair Brown After Oscar Win

Jennifer Lawrence

New Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence is back to work already, Us Weekly reports. read more

Sofia Vergara Skips Oscars Due to Illness

Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara missed the Oscars on Sunday — but not because of an operation. read more

Ben Affleck Shaves Beard at Oscars After-Party

Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck has called it quits... with his beard! After winning an Oscar Sunday, Affleck decided to ditch the scruff.

According to E! News, the Argo director, producer and star shaved off the lucky beard at ... read more

What Did Stephen Battaglio Think of His Surprise Oscars Cameo?

Seth MacFarlane and William Shatner

So what did I really think?

Yes, I was the byline on the faux Oscars review William Shatner showed to host Seth MacFarlane in the opening number on Sunday's telecast ("Seth MacFarlane Worst Oscar Host Ever").

I didn't know it was coming. I was watching the show at home with my wife. Staring at the byline, it took a few seconds to absorb that it was being seen by an audience of one billion viewers — a nice jump over the 12.8 million people who see each issue of TV Guide Magazine. After my name appeared a second time, every electronic device in our apartment was ringing, buzzing, pinging or vibrating... read more

Ratings: Oscars Rise from Last Year

Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane may have been a "mediocre" host, but he's getting the last laugh. Sunday's Oscars telecast was up 19 percent from last year, according to early numbers.

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Jennifer Lawrence Flips Off Reporters After Oscar Win

Jennifer Lawrence

Shortly after stumbling on her way to the stage to accept the award for Best Actress at the 85th Academy Awards Sunday, Jennifer Lawrence had a blunt message for reporters in the press room: buzz off.

The Silver Linings Playbook star was photographed giving the middle finger to one of the reporters in the room before taking questions about her win. But the gesture was all in good fun — and a reaction shot of Lawrence looking horrified seconds later, after she realized she had been snapped giving the bird, confirms that she was just messing around.

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Oscars: Watch the Whole Show

Seth MacFarlane

Did you miss Sunday's Oscars? Now you can catch a replay of the entire broadcast.

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Premiered: February 24, 2013
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Premise: Seth MacFarlane makes his inaugural hosting appearance at the 85th annual ceremonies, telecast from the Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles. "Lincoln" leads the nominees with 12, including Best Picture. The other nominees for Best Picture are "Amour," Argo," "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Django Unchained," "Les Misérables," "Life of Pi," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Zero Dark Thirty." Performers include Adele, Norah Jones and Barbra Streisand.


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