Academy Awards

Most Expensive Oscar Outfits

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Style

Looking good at the Oscars isn't cheap! When Hollywood's most beautiful people descended on the 2014 Oscars red carpet on March 2, we were dazzled ...

Why "Average Is Beautiful" Won't Make Us Happy

Ilia Blinderman | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada Living
Ilia Blinderman

If "beauty" comes to mean "whatever you are," the term will lose all meaning. Such a definitional creep will result in new terms being deployed to evaluate physical appearance, and the problem would remain -- semantically different, yet essentially the same.

Lupita Breaks the Mold at 'Fairytale' Oscars

Fat in the City | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada
Fat in the City

The 86th Academy Awards finished with a bang as 12 Years a Slave won best picture -- the unsurpassed, highest accolade of the night. The film, dir...

As an African Man, I Took Pride in Lupita Nyong'o's Win

Samuel Getachew | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada
Samuel Getachew

By the time Lupita Nyong'o uttered powerful words from a stage that has never welcomed an African, the crowd at Rendez Vous Restaurant, an Ethiopian eatery in Toronto, was on its feet giving a standing ovation to Hollywood's newest star. Nyong'o was living our dreams while validating ours. How can we not celebrate that rare moment?

LOOK: JLaw Waves Her Arm Fat At Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

It wouldn't be the Oscars without some zany Jennifer Lawrence moment and lucky for us, we got to witness two! After tripping over a cone on the 201...

Allison Williams Flaunts Huge Engagement Ring

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Allison Williams stole some of the limelight for herself at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar party, but it wasn't because of her dress. The "Girls" star ...

Reese Witherspoon Shows Off Her Sexy Side

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

We haven't seen this side of Reese Witherspoon since "Cruel Intentions"! The mom-of-three attended the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar party on Sunday in a ...

JLaw's Second Oscar Dress Is A Much Better Attempt

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

When Jennifer Lawrence walked the red carpet at the 2014 Oscars on Sunday, we said a collective, "meh!" JLaw sported a rather unremarkable red stra...

LOOK: Jared Leto Photobombs Anne Hathaway

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Perhaps he was just super excited that he just won his first Oscar. Perhaps he wanted to copy Benedict Cumberbatch. Whatever the reason, Jared Leto...

A Parent's Guide to the Oscars

Dr. Shimi Kang | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada
Dr. Shimi Kang

As a busy mom of three who just finished writing a book, I had little time to watch all the best picture nominated movies so I have been speed-watching what I can this last week. It is amazing what movies can teach us and make us come to terms with.

Charlize Theron's Sexiest Oscar Dress Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Well, helloooo, Charlize Theron! Sean Penn's girlfriend strutted her stuff on the 2014 Oscar red carpet on Sunday wearing the hell out of a Dior Ha...

Julia Roberts' Awful Oscars Peplum

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

Peplum was all over the red carpet in 2013 and Julia Roberts tried to keep the trend going at the 2014 Oscars. The Oscar-winner flashed her famous ...

Sandra Bullock Wins The Oscar Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

Even if she doesn't win the Best Actress Oscar, Sandra Bullock has already won Best Dressed of the 2014 Oscar red carpet. The "Gravity" star stompe...

Kerry Washington's Elegant Oscar Baby Bump

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Is there enough for two baby bumps on the 2014 Oscar red carpet? You betcha! First, Olivia Wilde wowed with a sleek black and white number which cl...

Cute Baby Bump Alert At The Oscars!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

If we were giving out awards, Olivia Wilde would definitely take home Cutest Baby Bump. The gorgeous "Her" actress, who is pregnant with her first ...

Cate Blanchett's Oscar Dress Totally Washes Her Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Cate Blanchett is known for her polarizing style but there was nothing controversial about her Oscars 2014 red carpet gown. Normally, we're down wi...

Benedict Cumberbatch Photobombs U2

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

Someone has to get silly on the 2014 Oscars red carpet and it may as well be our favourite British import, Benedict Cumberbatch. The "Sherlock" sta...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Steal The Oscars Spotlight

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Once Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are in the vicinity, no one else exists. The Hollywood power couple walked the red carpet at the 2014 Oscars on S...

Anne Hathaway Wears Rhinestone Armour

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

Nipple darts, be gone! After offending the entire world with her 2013 Academy Awards dress, Anne Hathaway learned her lesson and came back in fight...

Jennifer Lawrence's Oscar Dress Is Meh

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Someone tell Jennifer Lawrence to end her contract with Dior because her style stock is plummeting fast. The Oscar winner (and 2014 Best Supporting...

Oscars 2014: ALL The Winners

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada TV

Gravity took home plenty of Oscar hardware Sunday night, but in the end it was the harrowing drama 12 Years A Slave that won the best picture trophy a...

Lupita Nyong'o Stuns At The Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

We're calling it: Lupita Nyong'o is one of the best dressed at the 2014 Oscars. The stunning "12 Years A Slave" star (and Oscar nominee) took to th...

Amy Adams' Oscar Dress Underwhelms

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Style

Amy Adams has a lot going for her at the 2014 Oscars but her red carpet dress, unfortunately, is not one of them. The "American Hustle" star sashay...

Liza Minnelli Just Blew Everyone Away At The Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

BOOM. That was Liza Minnelli throwing down the best dressed outfit at the 2014 Oscars. Judy Garland's daughter sashayed her way down the red car...

Most Stylish Oscar Duo

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Style

They were the most stylish twosome at the 2014 Winter Olympics and now Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski are trying to take on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pit...