James Bulger’s mother ‘relieved’ film about son’s murder did not win Oscar

Detainment had been nominated for best live action short.

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Lady Gaga and Madonna pose for post-Oscars snap

The two musicians are rumoured to have had a frosty relationship in the past.

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Oscars success - And the winner is...

Lost in Hollywood’s Oscar excitement — are award-winners unable to complete a speech without crying? — is the role Ireland played in the success of The Favourite. The project had funding from the Irish Film Board — now rebranded as Screen Ireland — and tax relief on the post-production work that was done in Dublin.

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Revenue issues tax credit payments worth €230m to filmmakers since 2015

Revenue has issued tax credit payments worth €230m to filmmakers since 2015 as part of the scheme credited with contributing to the success of the Oscar winning-film The Favourite.

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This is why Charlize Theron went brunette for the Oscars, according to her hair stylist

Celebrity stylist Adir Abergel reveals the reason behind the actor’s dramatic transformation.

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Richard E Grant: Olivia Colman’s Oscars speech was a classic

He was nominated for best supporting actor for Can You Ever Forgive Me?

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Producer: Irish Film Board and tax relief contributed to success of The Favourite

Funding from the Irish Film Board and Section 41 tax relief contributed to the success of the Oscar-winning film The Favourite, the film’s producer has said.

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Surprise as EastEnders star Anita Dobson makes Oscars appearance

The soap actress was supporting her husband, Queen guitarist Brian May.

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Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth among stars arriving at Oscars after-party

The stylish couple made their awards ceremony debut at the event hosted by Vanity Fair.

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Fans praise Spike Lee and Samuel L Jackson for sharing ‘beautiful’ hug at Oscars

Jackson presented Lee with the Oscar for best adapted screenplay for BlacKkKlansman.

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Melissa McCarthy parodies The Favourite with rabbit-covered gown at Oscars

McCarthy was presenting the award for best costume design with Brian Tyree Henry.

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Green Book director says film has ‘hopeful message’ after Oscar win

Peter Farrelly said: “The only way to solve problems is to talk.”

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The winners and losers of the 2019 Oscars

It was a good night for Olivia Colman but a bad one for Glenn Close.

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Oscars 2019: the key statistics

History has been made several times over.

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Rami Malek tumbles from the stage after his Oscars win

The Bohemian Rhapsody star was named best actor.

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Krysten Ritter announces pregnancy at the Oscars

The actress showed off her bump in a Reem Acra dress.

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‘This is hilarious!’ Olivia Colman’s Oscars speech in full

The British actress praised her fellow best actress nominees Glenn Close and Lady Gaga as she accepted the trophy.

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All the winners from the 91st Academy Awards

Green Book picked up best picture.

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‘Oh my God!’ – David Mitchell leads reaction to Olivia Colman’s Oscar triumph

Julia Roberts, Edgar Wright and Piers Morgan also shared messages of congratulations.

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Regina King praises #MeToo for helping women ‘find their voice’

She won best supporting actress at the 91st Academy Awards.

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Spider-Verse director was about to thank Stan Lee when Oscars speech was cut off

Bob Persichetti said he wanted to pay tribute to Spider-Man’s creators Lee and Steve Ditko.

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Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s romantic Oscars performance divides viewers

The co-stars spent much of the performance gazing into each others’ eyes.

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Lady Gaga wows at Oscars with diamond previously worn by Audrey Hepburn

The diamond was ‘released from the vault specifically for Lady Gaga’ by Tiffany & Co.

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Chris Evans hailed a ‘gentleman’ for helping Regina King up to Oscars stage

The Captain America star brought his character to life.

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From Awkwafina to Amy Poehler: Women in suits ruled the red carpet

Slick tailoring doesn’t just have to be for men.

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Oscars red carpet: All the major jewels worn by the stars

One of the most stand-out pieces was Lady Gaga’s canary yellow diamond necklace.

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Countdown to the Academy Awards: Whatever happened to baby Oscar?

Darragh Leen on the underwhelming race for best Picture at the weekend’s Academy awards.

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Oscars will not be presented during ad breaks, academy says

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said all 24 categories will be shown live.

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Looking back: Two Irish grannies inspire Oscar-nominated short film

Both of Louise Bagnall’s grandmothers died before she was an adult, but thinking of them led her to create an Oscar-nominated film, writes Margaret Jennings.

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Parents of James Bulger demand film about his murder be withdrawn from Oscars

Detainment, based on police interviews with their son’s killers, has been nominated for an Academy Award.

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Screen Actors Guild condemns film academy for ‘outrageous’ Oscar tactics

The guild says it has received reports that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is pressuring actors to appear only at the Academy Awards.

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Irish animated film Late Afternoon nominated for Oscar

Late Afternoon, written and directed by Louise Bagnall, sees an elderly woman as she drifts back through her memories; existing between two states—the past and the present. Starring Fionnula Flanagan, Late Afternoon is produced by Nuria González Blanco for Cartoon Saloon.

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Irish animated film Late Afternoon shortlisted for Oscars

An Irish animated short film has been shortlisted for an Oscar nomination.

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Oscar-winner David Puttnam leads search for new creatives

Oscar-winning producer David Puttnam is set to play a starring role in a new UCC scholarship that will help identify the next generation of creatives.

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Latest: Man arrested after Frances McDormand's Oscar was reportedly stolen

A man has been arrested for allegedly stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette

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Metallic beauty looks ruled the red carpet at the Oscars

Everyone from Lupita Nyong’o to Emma Stone experimented with glittering hair and make-up.

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Few things are more relatable than Tiffany Haddish wearing Ugg slippers at the Oscars

She also rewore a dress we’ve seen her in a couple of times before.

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Emma Watson's Time's Up tattoo is missing an apostrophe

Grabbing headlines for the wrong reasons.

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People were full of praise for Frances McDormand after her Oscars speech

"If I fall over, pick me up cause I’ve got some things to say."

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Oscar Nominations: Saoirse Ronan among five Irish stars nominated for an Academy Award

This year’s Oscar nominations have been announced and as ’The Shape of Water’ leads with 13 nods we’ve bagged ourselves five nominations. 

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No luck for the Irish at this year's Oscars

Irish hopeful Ruth Negga missed out on an Oscar for her performance in Loving after La La Land's Emma Stone came out on top in the Best Actress category.

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We know where the A-list celebs will be partying after the Oscars

All the stars will be in town for the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday February 26. But which LA venues will they be partying in?

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A sneak peek into this year's ridiculous Oscar goodie bags

We’ve got the low-down to what’s inside - and we can tell you they won't be disappointed.

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Travolta on Oscars flub: 'Let It Go'

We see what you did there, Johnny Boy.

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Cate gets inked to celebrate Oscar win

Cate Blanchett celebrated her Oscar win with a new tattoo.

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The only Matthew McConaughey picture you need to see today

Never mind Matt McC at the Oscars - check out Matt McC at his high school prom!

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The 10 best things that happened at the 2014 Oscars

Cumberbombs, Bradpizza, The Tweet That Broke Twitter and J-Law falling on her snot (again) - here's your lowdown of the top 10 moments from last night's Oscars.

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Trio stand out from nude-coloured dresses on Oscars red carpet

Oscar nominees Jennifer Lawrence, Lupita Nyong’o and Amy Adams were among the early fashion winners at Hollywood’s biggest awards show as they dazzled on the red carpet.

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Crowe and Martin defend Oscars host MacFarlane

Russell Crowe and Steve Martin are among the stars to have defended Seth MacFarlane's stint hosting the Oscars.

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Jennifer Lawrence - tipsy and funny

"I'm sorry, I did a shot before I came in… Jesus."

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Scarlett Johansson - she can sing, too

Girl's got a fine set of pipes on her.

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The best six and a half minutes you'll spend today

This lovely little film picked up the Oscar for Best Animated Short last night.

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IN PICTURES: Our 25 favourite shots from Oscars 2013

Didn't stay up late to watch the Oscars? Here's what you missed…

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MacFarlane: I'll bring an edge to Oscars

Seth MacFarlane is aiming to bring more "edge" to this year's Oscars.

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