Awards

As they damn well should!

WALK THIS WAY VH1 recruiting Grand Master Flash, Chuck D and Kid Rock to present a tribute to Run-D.M.C. and the late Jam Master Jay during the VH1 Big in 2002 Awards. Reverend Run and D.M.C. will be on hand […]

I voted for him!

Crowe tops ‘coldest person’ list NEW YORK (AP) — Russell Crowe could make a lot of people’s lists of the hottest celebrities, but an online film magazine calls him the coldest person in the entertainment world. The “Gladiator” star tops […]

From the “irrelevant award shows” file

Ashanti Leads American Music Award Contenders LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – R&B singer Ashanti, who made a big splash this year with her debut album, led the contenders for the 30th annual American Music Awards, picking up nominations in five categories, […]

So?!?…

THE PRODUCERS The Producers Guild of America announcing its annual batch of honorary award recipients. MPAA boss Jack Valenti will get the Milestone Award for contributions to the Industry, Godfather producer Robert Evans will receive the David O. Selznick Lifetime […]

Yeah! I never made the list!

Stuff Magazine names its 2002 Biggest Loser List. Steven the Dell Guy, the perky pitchman for Dell Computer Corp., is the biggest loser of the year, according to a tongue-in-cheek list compiled by Stuff magazine. The beanie cap-wearing actor, whose […]

Cool! Now we can see people swearing when they lose!

GOING THE WAY OF CABLE The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is close to a deal with HBO to have the pay TV network air the annual Primetime Emmy Awards for five years, starting with the September 2003 ceremony, […]

Yeah! No Whoopi! YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!

Steve Martin to Return as Oscars Host LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor-comedian Steve Martin will once again trade in his arrow-through-the-head for a tuxedo as he returns to host the 75th Academy Awards in March, the show’s organizers announced on […]

Who cares about Alan Jackson!?!? Shania’s back!

Alan Jackson dominates CMA Awards NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Alan Jackson couldn’t go wrong Wednesday, taking home his second entertainer of the year award and four other honors at the annual Country Music Association Awards. His five awards tied a record […]

Are you givin’ an award to me?!?

MASTER THESPIAN The American Film Institute to present the 31st AFI Life Achievement Award, its highest honor, to Robert De Niro for being “one of the greatest actors of his generation” and “changing the way we look at an actor.” […]

Good on ’em, mate!

ALL YOU NEED IS RECOGNITION Late Beatle George Harrison set to receive a posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to British cinema at the British Independent Film Awards next Wednesday.