Michael ‘Birdman’ Keaton Lands on SNL With Carly Rae Jepsen (watch!)

Michael Keaton, fresh off his Oscar nominated performance in “Birdman” will host “Saturday Night Live” this weekend and is already cutting promos for the show. He’ll be joined by musical guest Carley Rae Jepsen, of one-hit wonder fame. Call Me, Maybe? Keaton was spectacular in the movie, which also starred Edward Norton and Emma Stone. But the actor is still trying to live down his Oscar faux pas....

‘Birdman’ Win, ‘American Sniper’ Loss Sparks Oscar Uproar on Social Media

“Birdman,” the offbeat Alejandro G. Iñárritu film, won Best Picture at the 87th Academy Awards today (Feb. 23) and immediately sparked a backlash on social media by fans of “American Sniper,” including ugly racial remarks. The controversy also took on political overtones. Protesters were mostly conservative, pro-military types who were fanned by Fox News and Sean Hannity. Protesters blamed everyone from President Obama to “liberal Hollywood” for what they saw as “American Sniper’s” snub....

Oscars: What’s the Message in This Year’s Best Picture Nominations?

Top Oscar nominees “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Birdman,” “Boyhood” at least four other Best Picture nominees share one thing in common. They are all fairly low budget indie movies. This year’s big-money pictures have been scorned,, again. The Oscars have never been about the money (supposedly), but about film artistry, craftsmanship and stellar acting. But in recent years it almost seems like the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which awards the Oscars, is trying to prove to the world that Hollywood really is too cool for school....

Emma Stone Tests Her Skills at Art of Lying on Fallon; She Stinks! (Watch!)

Emma Stone knew her debut as a “Box of Lies” contender on the “Tonight Show” would be disastrous, but even she didn’t realize how bad she would be at making up stories on the spot. Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon has put a number of celebrities to the test, from Kate Hudson to Jennifer Lawrence. No one apparently likes to admit they’re a good liar, but in Emma’s case, her claims seem to be more than just posturing....

Emma Stone Performance Intense in New ‘Birdman’ Trailer (watch!)

Emma Stone received rave reviews last night at the New York Film Festival for her performance in “Birdman,” a portion of which was captured in a new trailer for the Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu film. Stone plays the daughter and personal assistant of a washed-up actor, played by Michael Keaton. The picture also stars Naomi Watts and Edward Norton....
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