Alfonso Cuaron wins best director Oscar

Los Angeles: Mexico-born Alfonso Cuaron wonthe best director Oscar today for his visually dazzling 3D space disaster drama “Gravity”. Made on a budget of USD 100 million, Cuaron has gone ahead of last year’s best director winner Ang Lee in using the 3D technology in “Gravity” to a stunning result. Cuaron’s name was announced by […]

Cate Blanchett wins best actress Oscar

Los Angeles: Australian actress CateBlanchette won the best actress Oscar for her brilliant portrayal of a high-society woman who has fallen on hard times in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine”. The actress, who previously won an Oscar for playing Katharine Hepburn in “The Aviator”, was an outright favourite to pocket the golden statuette this year by […]