Organisers said they still wanted to hold an event, despite enduring travel restrictions, to shine a light on some films and give a boost to the cinema industry, hit hard by coronavirus lockdowns.
The group that is known for the Golden Globe Awards distributed more than $5.1 million in funds to over 70 nonprofit organisations during the “HFPA Philanthropy: Empowering the Next Generation” virtual event.
Viewers spotted that Disney included "special thanks" to eight government entities in Xinjiang, including the public security bureau in Turpan, a city in eastern Xinjiang where multiple internment camps have been documented.
Christopher Nolan's "Tenet" becomes the first major Hollywood release in six months.
Born on February 23, 1938, Menzel won the Academy Award for the best foreign language film with "Closely Watched Trains", a World War II drama, in 1967.
Warner Bros. new film "Tenet", a clever blockbuster that slips between espionage and science fiction, is being billed as the film of the summer that operators hope will reboot the beleaguered industry amid coronavirus pandemic.
Oscar winner Polanski was expelled by the Academy in 2018 over a long-standing criminal case involving sex with a minor in 1977.
Health fears, uncertainty, and, a second wave of coronavirus cases have meant few movie producers braving a return so far in Hollywood, with some heading elsewhere or even overseas.
Oscar-winner Olivia de Havilland, one of the last links with Hollywood's golden era, dies peacefully of natural causes in Paris, publicist says.
Promising "lights, camera, jobs," Prime Minister Morrison has unveiled a $280 million boost in cash grants for film productions.
"Greece" star John Travolta announced the death of his wife in an Instagram post, saying "my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer."
The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star is suing British tabloid The Sun for a 2018 article that claimed he was a wife-beater. The paper’s publisher is relying on 14 separate claims of domestic violence by Heard, Depp's ex-wife, in its defence.
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