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Show Biz Buzz Extra: Oscar's Early Winners

Now they are indeed part of the Hollywood elite.  Oscars.org reports Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds are the season’s first Oscar winners. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences say the the indie filmmaker and two actresses will receive honorary… 134 more words



LOS ANGELES, CA – The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted Tuesday night (August 25) to present Honorary Awards to Spike Lee and Gena Rowlands, and the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to Debbie Reynolds.  556 more words


Singin' in the Rain (USA, 1952)

Directed by: Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen. As with Lay Mizzzz, this one was on my list of musicals that I should probably see before I die, and my partner (who hates musicals with a passion) was out of town, presenting a convenient arbitrary excuse to dig in. 338 more words

Cheryl Boone Isaacs on the 'Passion' Behind Governors Awards Choices

Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs on Thursday praised the passion of the board members in choosing the three honorees for Governors Awards.

The board had been given suggestions made by Academy members before they convened Aug. 360 more words


Oscars: Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs On Governors Awards Winners' Reactions - "They Always Take My Call"

When I talked to Cheryl Boone Isaacs today, she was excited about the list of the latest Oscar winners of the seventh annual Governors Awards that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences… 1,006 more words


Spike Lee Is Finally Getting an (Honorary) Oscar

…Along with Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds, The New York Times reports. Of course, the honorary awards won’t be presented during the live broadcast in early 2016, but at the Motion Picture Academy’s Governor Awards this November. 120 more words


Governors Awards: Spike Lee, Debbie Reynolds & Gena Rowlands Get 2015 Honors

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences just unveiled its honorees for the 2015 Governors Awards, with Spike Lee and Gena Rowlands landing the annual honorary Oscars and Debbie Reynolds getting the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. 731 more words

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