‘Kinky Boots’ wins big — and Tom Hanks suffers a rare awards-night disappointment
The best and brightest of The Great White Way gathered on a lovely June evening to salute the winners of Broadway’s top honor. Here are just a few of the noteworthy attendees who caught our eye.
Las Vegas lights up with stars from the country music world for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
From a pair of giddy Best Actresses to presenters waiting patiently in the wings, TIME offers a glimpse of the controlled chaos behind the scenes at the 85th Academy Awards
The Best Picture announcement came via live satellite hook-up
LIFE.com celebrates Hollywood legends — and a few stars who, while huge in their time, have dimmed with the passing years — as they hold, gaze at and, occasionally, ignore their trophies
The Academy spreads the love, to Ben and Daniel and Jessica and Christoph and Anne — and Ang
The prolific cartoon creator may have drawn young dudes to the Oscarcast, but he didn’t translate well to live-action figure
Jennifer Lawrence was Google’s most-searched star last night — also popular: a starship captain and the First Lady
‘Argo’ won Best Picture, Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence took the top acting prizes, and we saw a rare tie.
On the movie industry’s biggest night, all the stops are pulled out at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theatre as the year’s best films are honored with golden statuettes.
From the red carpet to the last award, our resident Oscar-ologists will break down every moment, big and small. The coverage commences — right here — at 7 PM (ET)
TIME’s critic brings cheer to ‘Argo’-nauts (and offers a conciliatory note to Ben Affleck). Which film do you think will win Best Picture?