Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley return to hosting duties

By: Jonathan BennettWhen viewers tune into the 47th Annual CMA Awards Nov. 6, they'll see some familiar faces hosting the show. Country music stars Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley are returning to host the awards ceremony, ensuring that at least two of the genre's most impressive talents will be on full display. "Carrie and Brad are the consummate hosts," said Ed Hardy, president of the CMA Board of Directors. "They have the respect of our...
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Katy Perry heading to the VMAs

By: Tucker HarringtonKatCats rejoice. The fan club's favorite singer, Katy Perry, has signed on to perform at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The famous award show, set to take place Aug. 25 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, has been announcing its lineup slowly leading up to the iconic event. According to MTV News, Perry is set to premiere her latest single, "Roar," live on stage. The songstress is no stranger to the MTV stage, as she...
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The Teen Choice Awards get emotional

By: Abigail RichardsThe Teen Choice Awards, which took place Sunday, Aug. 11, featured its typical blend of fun surprises and memorable moments. A few acts and casts earned the bulk of the entertainment awards, but ultimately it was the heartfelt speeches of some winners that viewers will remember most. A few acts steal the spotlight There was an impressive range of musical acts and actors on hand for the show, but a few took home most of the custom trophies. British pop...
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Stars gear up for the Teen Choice Awards

By: Abigail RichardsSome of the biggest names in entertainment will be on hand Aug. 11 when the Teen Choice Awards get underway. Everyone from musical stars like Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons to actors like Robert Downey Jr. and Channing Tatum will be attending to see if they get to take home one of the custom trophies. In the category of Choice Summer Movie: Comedy, more mature films like "The Heat" and "The Internship" are pitted against ...
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Kanye West to return to Video Music Awards

By: Tucker Harrington  Kanye West will make his return to the MTV Video Music Awards this month. The rapper is set to perform his latest single from his recent album "Yeezus" during the show, which will undoubtedly be one of the most anticipated sets of the night. The rapper frequently speaks his mind and performs on some of the biggest stages in the world, but one of the most memorable moments of West's career occurred at this awards show. The ...
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Celebrate the end of summer with family awards

By: Abigail RichardsIt may feel as if summer has just begun, but Labor Day and the start of fall are right around the corner - meaning you only have a short amount of time to celebrate the end of the warmer months. A great way to do just that is with a family reunion or barbecue, where you and your loved ones can spend time together while enjoying the final days of summer weather. You can take advantage of a few unique ideas to make your gathering unforgettable and fun. ...
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First winners of this year’s Britannia Awards announced

By: Tucker HarringtonThe 2013 BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards presented by BBC America aren't scheduled to take place until Nov. 9, but some recipients of the custom awards have already been announced. Variety magazine reports actor Sir Ben Kingsley and famed director Kathryn Bigelow will both walk away winners during the upcoming ceremony.According to the news outlet, Kingsley will be honored with the Albert R. Broccoli award for his worldwide contribution ...
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California locals earn peace awards

By: Jonathan Bennett A group of Californians will be recognized for their community-based efforts as part of the 2013 California Peace Awards. The four individuals and one organization will be honored with recognition awards by the 30th California State Assembly District, and the winners will receive their custom trophies during National Night Out, an annual celebration of crime prevention. The four individuals were chosen as recipients of the award because of ...
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‘Breaking Bad’ wins big at the TCA Awards

By: Tucker HarringtonFans of the acclaimed television show "Breaking Bad" are eagerly awaiting the start of its final stretch of episodes, which is slated to begin Aug. 11. The program isn't done collecting accolades for its previous season, however, and it took home the most recent custom trophies at the Television Critics Association Awards. "Breaking Bad" took home the top prize for Program of the Year, besting "The Americans," "...
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Young Hollywood Awards honor rising stars

By: Abigail RichardsMost award shows in Hollywood aim to honor actors and actresses who have gone above and beyond in certain movie or TV roles. While there are times when young stars are toasted for their work, in most regards, seasoned vets of the industry steal the show. However, the Young Hollywood Awards is the one show in town that aims to recognize fresh talent.This year's awards show, which took place Aug. 1 in Santa Monica, brought out many of the up-and-coming ...
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