Is Eddie Murphy In Talks to Host the Oscars?
Sources close to Academy Awards officials  say comedian and actor Eddie Murphy is being considered to host the Oscars in February.
The move is seen as an effort to return to basics — in other words, have one funny act head up the entire ceremony. In years past, the Academy has experimented with diffe…
So Why IS It Called an “Oscar?”
Unless you live in a cave, or under a rock (or just don't watch tv) you probably know the Academy Awards are this weekend. But why is the coveted little statue called the "Oscar?"