Posts Tagged ‘The Revenant’

CTVNEWS.CA: Will this be Leonardo DiCaprio’s year to finally win an Oscar?

Screen Shot 2016-02-24 at 9.57.02 AMIf the 41-year-old actor wins on Feb. 28, it will be well-deserved, says Canada AM film critic Richard Crouse.

“All the other times (he was nominated) were for worthy roles, but he narrowly missed each time,” Crouse told

DiCaprio has been up for the best actor Oscar for his roles in “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,” “The Aviator,” “Blood Diamond,” and “The Wolf on Wall Street.”

But things appear to be lining up for DiCaprio this year, Crouse says, as his role in “The Revenant” is typical of the kinds of roles that the Academy tends to favour…

Read the whole article by Marlene Leung at!


Screen Shot 2016-02-23 at 4.55.58 PMOSCAR PARTY 2016: ROCK THAT RED CARPET SWAG

This Sunday, put on your best threads + have your red carpet moment at The Drake Hotel.
Cinema King Richard Crouse returns as host of our annual Oscars Viewing Party and this time Google Canada is in on the fun. Peek into the world of Oscars fashion, nominees + moments that are capturing Canada’s attention in real-time, courtesy of our friends at Google. As Canada’s most-searched awards show, it just might surprise you to learn what types of questions have Canadians buzzing.

Cast your votes in our Oscar pool + flex your web-searching prowess in a challenging match of Google’s cinematic trivia! Prizes to be won (like a NEXUS 6P PHONE IN OSCAR GOLD!), bubbly to be toasted, a $37 prix-fixe to enjoy + of course the sweet debates of who wore it best.


Richard talks Oscars with Roger and Marilyn on CHUM FM!

Screen Shot 2015-10-21 at 3.03.37 PMRichard sits in on Toronto’s number one radio show, Roger and Marilyn, on CHUM FM to predict the winners of the top line Oscars. Will it be Leo or Matt? The Big Short or The Revenant? Listen in and win your Oscar pool! (Starts at 9:07)






CTV News Channel: ‘The Revenant’ favorite to win at the Academy Awards

NewsChannelRichard and Marcia McMillan look at the Academy Award nominations and discuss Leonardo Di Caprio’s chances of taking home an Oscar.

Watch the whole thing HERE!





Canada AM: Richard and Ben Mulroney react to Oscar nominations

Screen Shot 2016-01-14 at 2.25.26 PMRichard and “eTalk’s” Ben Mulroney discuss the Oscar nominations with “Canada AM” hosts Beverly Thomson and Marci Ien.

Watch the whole thing HERE! (Starts at 8:35)