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Birdman's Oscar-Winning Writer, Alex Dinelaris, Scores Hat-Trick With Upcoming Broadway Musical and Starz TV Series

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 03.20.2015 | Entertainment
Melody Breyer-Grell

I caught up with Alex some three months ago on the cusp of "the awards show season."

The Saddest Oscars Moment You Probably Missed

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.24.2015 | Entertainment

Poor Birdman. After he won numerous accolades throughout the 2015 awards season, many thought Michael Keaton had a good shot at taking home an Osc...

Oscar Watch: Why Eddie Redmayne Beating Michael Keaton Is Bad

Andy Hoglund | Posted 04.25.2015 | Entertainment
Andy Hoglund

Besides the Great Boyhood snub of 2015 -- and Eddie Murphy affirming he's purged all personality/humor -- this year's biggest regret surrounds Eddie Redmayne beating Michael Keaton for Best Actor.

Silver Actors on the Silver Screen

Michael Hodin | Posted 04.25.2015 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

The best art is that which holds a mirror to our lives. So if we as a society are aging, so too should the talkies. And here Hollywood teaches us one of the most critical lessons about turning global population aging into a sustainable source of economic growth.

Last-Minute Oscar Predictions To Hold You Over Until Sunday

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.20.2015 | Entertainment

After months of campaigning, prognosticating and hand-wringing over the lack of diversity, the big show is almost here. We'll have a brand new batch o...

Day 4 Evening -- "The Truth About Lies," Michael Keaton Award (Santa Barbara International Film Festival)

Sally Fay | Posted 04.14.2015 | Entertainment
Sally Fay

On Saturday, January 31st, in the afternoon, I attended the World Premiere of an independent film called, "The Truth About Lies," by first time direct...

The Art and Power of Film

Darryl Woodard | Posted 04.15.2015 | Entertainment
Darryl Woodard

Museums such as the Louvre simply would not exist if everyone saw a work of art once, and that's it. Therefore, why would anyone even bother decorating their own house with some art, if only planning to look at it just once? That also, can be the power of film.

Michael Keaton Isn't 'Birdman'

Sarah Beauchamp | Posted 04.13.2015 | Entertainment
Sarah Beauchamp

Birdman is obviously a work of art, and more than that, it's a comedy, a fact that Keaton, who started his career as a standup comedian in Pittsburgh, couldn't be happier about.

See This Year's Oscar Nominees In One Photo

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment

Just days before the final round of Oscar voting is set to begin, this year's illustrious nominees gathered at the Beverly Hilton for the annual lunch...

Are British Actors Superiorly Talented and More Desirable, Than American Actors?

Darryl Woodard | Posted 04.01.2015 | Entertainment
Darryl Woodard

It took watching a recent Academy Award nominated film to put forth the following question. Are British actors superior in both talent and desirability, in most cases, than American actors? And it is such a question, which certainly is not the first time it's ever been asked.

"Birdman:" A Triumph of Self-Consciousness

David Edmund Moody | Posted 04.01.2015 | Entertainment
David Edmund Moody

Birdman is a feat of technical expertise in search of any real meaning. Its deepest intention seems to be to make us admire Inarritu, and some of the awards the film has won suggest it may have succeeded in that purpose.

How the SAG Awards Predict the Oscars

Ben Zauzmer | Posted 03.29.2015 | Entertainment
Ben Zauzmer

Everyone seems to be lining up to honor Alejandro Iñárritu's film in the month leading up to the Oscars. But does that mean the race is over? The math suggests it is not.

Oscar History, Birdman's Hypnotic Score, and Grasping for Memories with Roots & Honey Herbs

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 03.28.2015 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

First, here's a big shout-out to Whitney Staeb and Brooke Smith of Roots & Honey Herbs for recently turning me onto a wonderful, homemade herbal tincture called Brain Bloom.

Represent

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 03.22.2015 | Entertainment
Helen Eisenbach

Thursday morning when I learned the Academy's list of nominees, I spent the rest of the day alternating between despair and rage. In fact, I have loved movies unabashedly since I was 18 months old and my mother took me to see my first feature.

All The Winners From The Critics' Choice Movie Awards

AP | Posted 01.16.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fresh off their Oscar nominations, "Birdman" and "Boyhood" added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at the Critics' C...

How Did the Math Do on the 2015 Oscar Nominations?

Ben Zauzmer | Posted 03.17.2015 | Entertainment
Ben Zauzmer

Thursday morning was a wonderful and terrible morning for Hollywood. Some filmmakers got the once-in-a-lifetime thrill of hearing their names called as Oscar nominees (or, if you're Meryl Streep, 19-times-in-a-lifetime). Others were left empty-handed.

Watch All Of HuffPost Live's Interviews With This Year's Oscar Nominees

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.30.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards were announced Thursday, kicking off the month-long stretch before we find out who will take home the g...

2015 Oscar Nominations: What the Math Says

Ben Zauzmer | Posted 03.16.2015 | Entertainment
Ben Zauzmer

We've now had months of delightful Oscar speculation: Who's in? Who's out? Who will have the honor of walking the Red Carpet next month, and who will have to watch the Oscars from home?

Michael Keaton's Son Was The Real Golden Globes Breakout Star

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment

Michael Keaton walked away from the Golden Globes with a statue for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for his role in "Birdman," and ...

Michael Keaton Wins Best Actor, Thanks Son In Emotional Speech

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment

Michael Keaton won Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy at the 2015 Golden Globes for "Birdman." Keaton plays Riggan Thomson in direc...

The 2 'Birdman' Scenes That Led To Michael Keaton 'Reliving' His Own Career

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.08.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Michael Keaton's riveting work in "Birdman" is being called the best of his career, but the film has prompted endless comparisons to Keaton's past. Hi...

Michael Keaton Knows You Think He Was 'High' For Being In 'Herbie'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.07.2015 | Entertainment

When you've had a career as long as Michael Keaton's, there's bound to be a few serious misses among the hits. That's something Keaton himself knows a...

WATCH LIVE: Michael Keaton Talks 'Birdman' And 'Batman' On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.07.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Michael Keaton is riding high on the wave of critical acclaim for his film "Birdman." The actor joins HuffPost Live to discuss his performance and to ...

In Conversation With Jazz Drummer and Composer Antonio Sánchez

Adriana Teresa Letorney | Posted 03.01.2015 | Entertainment
Adriana Teresa Letorney

Mexican drummer and composer and four time Grammy Award winner, Antonio Sánchez is considered by many critics and musicians alike as one of the most prominent drummers, bandleaders and composers of his generation.

What It's Really Like To Play A Genius

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.29.2014 | Entertainment

Imagine being a genius for a day. Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne did just that for many days to portray Alan Turing and Stephen Hawking, resp...