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Disney enthusiasts rejoice -- a full look at the live-action re-imagining of "The Little Mermaid" is here.
By Dan Heching, CNN
Chris Rock will hit back the way he does best -- on stage.
By Marianne Garvey, CNN
A graduate of a Fayetteville high school is generating Oscar buzz -- with Brian Tyree Henry up for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Causeway.
Gilbert Baez, WRAL Fayetteville reporter
The nominations for the 2023 Academy Awards were announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on January 24. The winners will be announced during the Oscars telecast on Sunday, March 12. Here is our take on which movies and stars will win and which movies and stars were snubbed.
Joel Bryant, WRAL.com contributor
Chris Rock briefly addressed the slap at the Oscars during his performance at the DPAC. During his show Sunday night, the comedian said, "I'm okay." He added that he didn't want to talk about the incident.
Jada Pinkett Smith posted a message on her verified Instagram account Tuesday, her first since her husband Will Smith slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars for joking about her.
By Lisa Respers France, CNN
A local man, who WRAL anchor Gerald Owens knows very well, had a front row seat. Gerald Owen' son is a marketing professional by day, and a seat filler one night a year. On Oscar night.
Chris Lovingood, WRAL anchor/reporter
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences in a statement issued on Monday condemned the actions of best actor winner Will Smith after the "King Richard" star stormed the stage and slapped Chris Rock in the face during Sunday's Oscars ceremony.
By Chloe Melas
North Carolina's Ariana DeBose lived up to Oscar predictions and followed the path of her "West Side Story" predecessor Rita Moreno.
Ariana DeBose played Anita in Steven Spielberg's "West Side Story" remake.
Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
Ariana DeBose, a recent Golden Globe winner, has been nominated for an Oscar.
North Carolina native Ariana DeBose, who won a Golden Globe in January, has been nominated for an Oscar.
Jessica Patrick, WRAL Sr. multiplatform producer
Five years after back-to-back bouts of #OscarsSoWhite put a spotlight on award-season diversity, could the Academy Awards be on the verge of a major breakthrough where people of color win every single acting trophy?
Kyle Buchanan, New York Times
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science has announced a plan to implement diversity standards for Oscars eligibility.
The first Academy Awards Ceremony was held on May 16, 1929.
he annual awards ceremony is usually held at the beginning of each year. But due to the coronavirus pandemic, the ceremony could be now be held as late as May or June.
Gabe Fox-Peck, who lives in Durham and graduated from Durham School of the Arts, was nominated for an Oscar for a song he produced for "Harriet."
Jessica Patrick, WRAL digital journalist
We asked our two movie critics to submit their picks for who will win on Sunday night.
Issa Rae and John Cho read the nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards, which will take place Feb. 9 in Los Angeles at the Dolby Theatre.
When Steven Spielberg speaks about the business of Hollywood, everyone generally listens and few dissent.
Seven black men and women took home Academy Awards this year. This is the most since the five black winners in 2017.
In this Tar Heel Traveler, Scott Mason takes us to a sprawling studio in Shelby to meet filmmaker Earl Owensby.
Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' took home best adapted screenplay. It's based on the true story of African-American detective Ron Stallworth, who successfully infiltrated the KKK back in the 1970s.
Awards season officially draws to a close with the 2019 Academy Awards, but the stars were looking better than ever.