(Updated on 17/05/2014)

  • 'Game of Thrones' Breaks Emmy Award Record - Text + Audio - 19 September 2016
    "The biggest winner at the 68th Emmy Awards Sunday was the HBO fantasy series “Game of Thrones.” It received 12 Emmy awards this year.
    The show has won 38 Emmys since its first season aired in 2011."


    "D.B Weiss, and cast and crew from “Game of Thrones”
    accept the award for outstanding drama series
    at the 68th Prime Time Emmy Awards on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles."

  • The 88th Academy Awards - Article + Videos - 29 February 2016
    "Spotlight" wins Best Picture; Leonardo DiCaprio wins Best Actor and Alejandro González Iñárritu wins Best Director for "The Revenant."
    But the night's most-winning film was Mad Max: Fury Road. The movie collected six Oscars."

  • Star Wars breaks North America box office record - 7 January 2016
    "Star Wars: The Force Awakens has unseated Avatar to become the top-earning film of all time in North America, Disney says."


    1. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
    2. Avatar (2009)
    3. Titanic (1997)
    4. Jurassic World (2015)
    5. Marvel's The Avengers (2012)




  • Oscar Academy Award - "a fan site containing lots of information, including a complete list of previous winners in all the different categories."

  • The Official Academy Awards Site
    "Read about the history of the Oscars and keep up with news about this annual awards event."


  • The Oscars - Listen to the story and to the words - Difficult words are explained.




  • Oscars 2006  In Quotes. "Some of the things the stars said at the most recent ceremony.
    Mostly short quotes  accessible to students at pre-intermediate level."