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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Academy Award Screenplay Nominations (2007-01-23): The Academy Award nominations for the Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay have been announced.
Oscars 2006 and Three 6 Mafia (2006-03-06): The Oscars clocked in at 3 1/2 hours, just what producer Gil Cates said they would.
Three 6 Mafia Cleans Up For the Oscars (2006-03-02): Whitney Matheson of USA Today wondered how hip hop group Three 6 Mafia is going to approach their performance at the Oscars of their nominated song from Hustle & Flow, "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp"?
After all, the FCC is so freaked out about on-air profanity that they are airing the show on a tape delay.