Oscars

The Oscars, also known as the Academy Awards, are an annual awards ceremony. Awards are given out for cinematic excellence. The awards ceremony is held by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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What channel are the Academy Awards on in Arizona?

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The 85th Academy Awards telecast will be aired by Arizona ABC affiliates KNXV-TV, Channel 15 in Phoenix and KGUN-TV, Channel 9 in Tucson.
Asked by Maiya Legros in Oscars, Film Directors

Has a woman ever won the Academy Award for Best Director?

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The first and only woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director was Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker in 2009. There have been four other women nominated in this category: Lina Wertmüller in 1976 (Seven Beauties), Jane Campion in 1993 (The Piano), Sofia Coppola in 2003 (Lost in Translation), and Greta Gerwig in 2017 (Lady Bird).
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Who was the first Australian woman to win an Academy Award?

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Cate Blanchett, twice, for "The Aviator" (2003) & "Blue Jasmine" (2013)
Asked in Movies, Celebrities, Oscars, Actors & Actresses, John Wayne

What movie won John Wayne an Ocscar?

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John Wayne won his only Oscar for the 1969 movie "True Grit"