Here are the latest posts about Oscars on Writers Write:
Spotlight and The Big Short Win Screenplay Awards at the 2016 Oscars (2016-03-01): Spotlight and The Big Short won the screenplay awards at the 2016 Oscars. Spotlight won Best Original Screenplay and The Big Short won the Best Adapted Screenplay.
Wes Anderson and Dan Gilroy Nominated for Screenwriting Oscars (2015-01-15): Wes Anderson, Dan Gilroy, Alejandro Gonzalez inarritu and Jason Hall get Oscar nominations. Gillian Flynn snubbed for Gone Girl adaptation.
Spike Jonez Wins Oscar for Best Original Screenplay (2014-03-03): Spike Jonez won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for his script for the film, Her.
Ellen's Oscar Celebrity Selfie Becomes Most Retweeted Tweet (2014-03-03): Ellen Degeners' Oscar celebrity selfie has become the most retweeted tweet of all time.
Screenplay Nominees for the 86th Oscars Announced (2014-01-16): The screenplay nominees for the 86th Oscars have been announced. The winners will be announced on March 2, 2014
Quentin Tarantino Wins Best Original Screenplay at 2013 Oscars (2013-02-25): Quentin Tarantino won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay at the 85th Academy Awards.
Seth MacFarlane Pokes Fun at Screenwriters During Oscar Nominee Announcements (2013-01-10): Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announced the Oscar nominations early this morning.
Descendants Screenwriters Pose Like Angelina Jolie When Accepting Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar (2012-02-27): One of the most spontaneous and funniest moments at the 84th Academy Awards last night came courtesy of two of the screenwriters for The Descendants.
2012 Oscar Viewership Up 4 Percent Over 2011 (2012-02-27): The ratings for the 84th Annual Academy Awards were good for ABC.
Aaron Sorkin Wins Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay (2011-02-28): Aaron Sorkin won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for his script, The Social Network, at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards.
The Social Network Wins Three Oscars (2011-02-28): The Social Network - which was based on the formation of Facebook - won three Oscars at last night's 83rd Academy Awards.
Avatar, Hurt Locker Lead Oscar Race (2010-02-02): The Oscar nominations were announced this morning by Anne Hathaway.
Oscar Winning Screenwriter Budd Schulberg is Dead at 95 (2009-08-06): Novelist, boxing journalist and Oscar-winning screenwriter Budd Schulberg has died.
Looney Tunes Creators Honored by the Academy (2008-03-17): Tex Avery and Michael Maltese, the Warner Bros.
Diablo Cody: From Exotic Dancer to Oscar Winner (2008-02-25): Former exotic dancer turned screenwriter Diablo Cody won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for Juno.
No Country For Old Men Wins Best Picture Oscar (2008-02-25): No Country for Old Men won Best Picture at the Oscars last night.
Writers Invited to Join Academy (2007-06-23): A select group of writers have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
Academy Threatens YouTube. Some Oscars Clips Removed (2007-02-28): Variety is reporting that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has ordered YouTube to pull clips from the Oscars telecast.
Martin Scorsese Wins Oscar For Best Director (2007-02-26): It was finally Martin Scorsese's time: last night he won the Oscar for Best Director for The Departed.
Little Miss Sunshine and The Departed Win Screenwriting Oscars (2007-02-26): Michael Arndt won Best Original Screenplay Oscar for Little Miss Sunshine and William Monahan picked up the Oscar for Best Adapated Screenplay for The Departed.