You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Red Carpet

  • Stars serious and silly at Hollywood Film Awards
    LOS ANGELES – The first televised Hollywood Film Awards was like a dressy, drawn-out advertisement for Oscar hopefuls.
  • Miranda Lambert makes history at 2014 CMAs
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Miranda Lambert has reached new heights as a female country performer: The fiery singer is the most decorated female artist in the history of the Country Music Association Awards.
  • Bryan wins top award, Lambert shines at CMAs
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Miranda Lambert was the reigning queen of Wednesday's Country Music Association Awards, but Luke Bryan marked a long-earned breakthrough by winning entertainer of the year.
Advertisement

Oswalt to host Spirit Awards

Oswalt

Actor Patton Oswalt has been tapped to host the 2014 Spirit Awards.

The Film Independent organization announced the choice Tuesday.

“Patton is an incredibly talented writer, actor and comedian whose irreverent humor is the perfect fit for our show,” executive producer Diana Zahn-Storey said in a news release.

The 29th annual ceremony will take place as a daytime luncheon in a tent on a Santa Monica, Calif., beach on March 1, and will be broadcast later that day on IFC. The Academy Awards are presented the following day.

Actresses Olivia Spencer and Paula Patton will announce nominations Tuesday in a presentation that serves as an unofficial kickoff to the movie awards season.

Advertisement