ABC.net.au - Entertainment And the Oscar goes to... 2017-02-26T04:16:25.000000Z Here's the full list of nominees for the Oscars. We'll update it as the winners are announced on Monday (Australian time). Batman v Superman and Hillary's America top Razzies 2017-02-25T22:46:01.000000Z Superhero blockbuster Batman v Superman and documentary Hillary's America are bestowed with a tying four "honours" at Hollywood's hall of shame — the annual Razzies anti-awards show. Quiz: Famous roles that almost went to someone else 2017-02-25T19:10:16.000000Z What if Julia Roberts didn't get the part in Pretty Woman? Or if Robert Downey Jr wasn't cast to play Tony Stark? Test your knowledge of some of the iconic film roles that nearly went to other actors. Rio revellers question odd opening ceremony of iconic Carnival 2017-02-25T06:31:39.000000Z Revellers across Brazil begin Carnival celebrations, taking to the streets to dance and blow off steam at a time of economic angst and fury with politicians over a sprawling corruption scandal. 'Too much Shakespeare?': Playwright questions changes to NSW curriculum 2017-02-25T04:44:21.000000Z An Australian playwright, whose work has been a standard study text, raises concerns about proposed changes to the HSC English curriculum, which favour bringing in more Shakespeare. US apologises to 'shocked' Mem Fox after LA detention 2017-02-25T00:11:35.000000Z Australian children's author Mem Fox has made more than 100 trips to the US over the years, but now says she is unlikely to ever go there again after her wrongful detainment by immigration officials at LA Airport earlier this month. Is there any money left to be made in the movies? 2017-02-24T20:57:47.000000Z It's harder than ever to make money in the film industry, but there are some winning avenues — and aspiring film-makers would do well to consider the key trends. Australia's oldest Mardi Gras celebrates its 60th year in SA town 2017-02-24T20:27:32.000000Z It raises a few eyebrows from newcomers, but the town of Loxton has been celebrating a Mardi Gras for 60 years, decades before Sydney claimed the name for itself. Paperhood: Ancient Chinese art form meets Melbourne street scene 2017-02-24T08:16:33.000000Z In China, the ancient art of paper cutting is seen as high culture but a new project aims to bring it to the masses in Australia. Shannon Noll not in court for hearing after alleged assault 2017-02-24T04:25:59.000000Z Singer Shannon Noll is excused for not attending his first court hearing after being arrested for allegedly assaulting a bouncer outside an Adelaide strip club.