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Jay Leno: 2nd Tonight exit is quits for late-night

2014-02-04 19:00

Jay Leno, as affably efficient backstage as he is in front of the camera, avoids waxing poetic about his 22-year Tonight Show run that draws to a close this week.

Seth MacFarlane too busy to host Oscars

2013-05-21 11:41

Seth MacFarlane has revealed he won't be returning as Academy Awards host for the 2014 awards but recommends Joaquin Phoenix for the role.

Charlize Theron definitely still single

2013-04-10 21:29

After sparking rumours that she is dating funnyman Seth MacFarlane, a source has confirmed that Charlize Theron is still very much single.

Family Guy plans to spoof Downton Abbey

2013-03-25 19:23

Downton Abbey actor Brendan Coyle has revealed that the hit US adult animation Family Guy is planning to spoof the British period drama in a number of forthcoming episodes.

Geena Davis slams Seth MacFarlane

2013-03-05 15:45

Oscar winner Geena Davis has accused Seth MacFarlane of disrespecting women while hosting the Oscars last week.

Tina Fey says no to hosting Oscars

2013-02-28 07:52

Golden Globes co-host Tina Fey has said she won't host the Oscars as the "gig is so hard" and she couldn't deal with all the dress fittings.

Best and Worst: 2013 Oscars

2013-02-26 10:19

The 85th Annual Academy Awards show was pretty much a disaster thanks to lame jokes and inappropriate remarks. Has the Oscars lost its shine? We take a look at the best and mostly worst moments of the ceremony.

Jewish group offended by Oscars sketch

2013-02-26 07:43

The Anti-Defamation League has slammed an Oscars sketch poking fun at Jewish people in Hollywood, calling it "offensive", "not remotely funny" and advising for action to be taken.

Life of Pi tops as Oscar honours shared

2013-02-25 09:18

Hollywood's biggest night was especially generous with its rewards this year as Oscar were handed out to each of the top nominated movies, including Django Unchained and Argo.

And the winner is... Memorable Oscar moments

2013-02-22 10:29

From winners sobbing uncontrollably to shocking political outbursts, bizarre snubs and streakers, the Oscars have seen it all - and the 2013 Academy Awards ceremony could provide fresh drama.

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In the lead up to the Oscars this Sunday, we take a look at some of the most cringe-worthy moments from previous years.

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Chicago cast to reunite at Oscars

2013-02-12 15:48

Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Queen Latifah are set to reunite at the Oscars for a Chicago performance - 10 years after the film won the Best Picture Academy Award.

Movie 43

2013-01-17 15:44

Practically every movie star in Hollywood (from Halle Berry to Hugh Jackman) conspire to appear in a dodgy sketch-show comedy that delivers gross-out shocks and little else.

Oscars look to Seth MacFarlane for edge

2013-01-11 20:12

Organisers of the annual Oscars ceremony have made little secret of their desire to reach a younger, edgier audience. And they are hoping this year's host Seth MacFarlane can hit the right spot.

Seth MacFarlane to host Oscars

2012-10-02 08:27

Family Guy creator and voiceover artist Seth MacFarlane will host next year's Oscars ceremony, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced.

Ted

2012-08-01 17:00

It may be crude and its storytelling may be rough but Ted is easily the funniest potty-mouthed, talking Teddy bear movie you'll see this year!

 

8 embarrassing Oscars moments that should win the cringe award

2014-02-27 08:32

In the lead up to the Oscars this Sunday, we take a look at some of the most cringe-worthy moments from previous years.

SPOILER: So Family Guy killed off a main character... leaving the internet in tears

2013-11-26 22:00

Seth MacFarlane managed to send the whole internet into sobbing mode after a beloved character was run over by a car and replaced by another.

Seth MacFarlane slams Family Guy bomb clip

2013-04-17 07:37

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane has condemned a doctored online clip of the show depicting its star using a cellphone to trigger explosions at the Boston marathon.

Charlize Theron to star in crime thriller

2013-03-27 18:34

Charlie Theron is to both star in and produce an as-yet untitled crime thriller about a corrupt vigilante group.

Seth MacFarlane and Emilia Clarke split

2013-03-20 14:15

Seth MacFarlane has split from Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke, reportedly due to their hectic work schedules which keeps them at opposite sides of the world.

Oscar ratings grow, despite bad reviews

2013-02-28 12:24

The 2013 Oscar ceremony scored the biggest TV audience in three years, and edgy new host Seth MacFarlane helped boost interest from young men, despite getting a mauling from TV critics.

Stars defend Oscars host Seth MacFarlane

2013-02-26 12:38

Russell Crowe, Kristin Chenoweth and Steve Martin are among the stars who have praised Seth MacFarlane's Oscars hosting stint in the wake of cirticism over his controversial jokes.

Critics blast Oscars for off-colour jokes

2013-02-26 10:17

Critics have blasted Oscars host Seth MacFarlane for "crudely sexist antics" and peddling "offensive" Jewish stereotypes, as the Academy Awards post mortem got into full swing.

Seth MacFarlane praised as Oscar host

2013-02-25 14:58

Seth MacFarlane has received wide praise for his first-time act as an Oscar host, with many sharing their thoughts on the host on social networking sites such as Twitter.

Seth MacFarlane: I won't host Oscars again

2013-02-22 12:23

Seth MacFarlane has confessed that he believes his first stint as Oscars host will also be his last.

Academy Awards rebranded as 'The Oscars'

2013-02-21 11:22

They are the 85th Academy Awards, the climax of Hollywood's awards season - except officially they're not. This year, they've been rebranded to "The Oscars".

Seth MacFarlane set to bring edgier Oscars

2013-02-15 21:04

Seth MacFarlane is set to bring an Oscar ceremony with more "edge" when he takes on his hosting duties, but has stressed that he feels that the audience will be a "tough" crowd.

Norah Jones set to perform at the Oscars

2013-01-29 11:16

Norah Jones has been confirmed to perform her Oscar-nominated song Everybody Needs a Best Friend from the comedy Ted at the 85th Annual Academy Awards ceremony.

Americans want Lincoln win at Oscars

2013-01-16 15:46

A new poll has revealed that Americans would choose Steven Spielberg and his Civil War drama Lincoln to grab the top awards at this year's Oscars.

Mark Wahlberg confirmed for Transformers 4

2012-12-18 22:02

Mark Wahlberg has confirmed he is has been cast as the new male lead in Transformers 4, taking over from Shia LaBeouf.

Daniel Craig to host Saturday Night Live

2012-08-30 19:03

James Bond actor Daniel Craig is just one of the few famous faces that will be hosting the new season of Saturday Night Live when it premiers on 15 September.

MacFarlane relaunches The Flintstones

2011-05-18 09:12

The Flintstones is being relaunched by Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane, with the new series due to air in 2013.

 
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