2018 Oscars

Craig Fiegner/KNX1070
KNX Midday News with Chris Sedens
March 28, 2018 - 10:29 am
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - The man accused of swiping Frances McDormand's Oscar appeared in a downtown L.A. courtroom Wednesday. Terry Bryant has an attorney who says he’ll take the case to trial. Bryant posted the infamous video on Facebook of himself pretending he had won the Oscar while at the...
Read More
Terry Bryant/Facebook
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - Lawyers and a spiritual advisor for a man accused of stealing one of Hollywood's biggest awards came to his defense and he has pleaded not guilty to grand theft of an Oscar. "What’s the value of an Oscar?" Attorney Daniel Brookman asked and suggested it’s not possible to...
Read More
USA Today
March 06, 2018 - 12:20 pm
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - When Frances McDormand's Oscar statue was returned after allegedly being stolen she said she didn't want to press charges. Turns out she couldn't if she wanted to. However, the suspected thief may still go to jail. It's a little-known fact Oscar winners don't actually own...
Read More
USA Today
March 05, 2018 - 10:27 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police say a man has been arrested for stealing Frances McDormand's Oscars trophy after the Academy Awards. Officer Rosario Herrera, a police spokeswoman, says 47-year-old Terry Bryant was arrested Sunday night on suspicion of felony grand theft. She says he was being...
Read More
USA Today
March 05, 2018 - 8:56 am
LOS ANGELES (CBS News) - When Frances McDormand capped her Oscar acceptance speech with a rousing call for inclusion riders, the general reaction was more "huh?" than "hooray!" She was referring to using business contracts as a vehicle to further gender and racial diversity in Hollywood by adding a...
Read More
J.P. DeLauri/KNX1070
March 04, 2018 - 9:27 pm
Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway made up for their Oscars flub last year, when they mistakenly named "La La Land" the winner of best picture. Instead, the two correctly announced on Sunday that "The Shape of Water" won best picture at the 90th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. This...
Read More
J.P. DeLauri
March 04, 2018 - 9:18 pm
(CBS News) - Kobe Bryant's film "Dear Basketball" won the Academy Award for "best animated short" Sunday, but the win brought sharp criticism to the academy, coming as it did amid the rise of the #MeToo and Time's Up movement. Bryant was arrested in 2003 after a 19-year-old accused him of rape, an...
Read More
USA Today
February 05, 2018 - 3:02 pm
The Laker legend has been nominated for making the short film "Dear Basketball."
Read More