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Viola Davis says that when she gets together with old pal -- and Oscar rival -- Meryl Streep (seen here in Florence Foster Jenkins) they howl.

Oscar noms spill on golden journey

LONDON - What's been on Oscar nominees' minds before Sunday night's big telecast? 24 Hours got a sense when we caught up them at the British Academy Film Awards in London recently. Here's what they had to say:

Samuel L. Jackson, who co-starred in M. Night Shyamalan’s 2000 sci-fi thriller Unbreakable, found out that a sequel is being planned the way the rest of us did – by watching the movie Split.

Sam Jackson sounds off on 'Split' surprise

Samuel L. Jackson, who co-starred in M. Night Shyamalan’s 2000 sci-fi thriller Unbreakable, found out that a sequel is being planned the way the rest of us did – by watching the movie Split.

Lou Gossett Jr., who won a best supporting actor Oscar for his role in An Officer and a Gentleman, is being honored at the Toronto Black Film Festival.

Toronto home away from home for Lou Gossett Jr.

How appropriate that Oscar winner Lou Gossett Jr. will get a Lifetime Achievement Award on Saturday (Feb. 18) at AGO's Jackman Hall during the Toronto Black Film Festival (running Feb. 15-19)? Turns out the 80-yearold Brooklyn native - best known for his screen roles in An Officer and A Gentleman, Iron Eagle and Enemy Mine and the TV mini-series Ro

"Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising." (Screenshot)

The best and worst university films

Midterm season is here again, and with Reading Week sandwiched right in the middle of things, there’s plenty to be done, but hopefully a fair bit of relaxation is ahead, too.

Director Ken Loach holds the BAFTA award for Outstanding British Film for 'I, Daniel Blake' at the British Academy Film Awards in London, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

BAFTA Awards gets political

Politics made their way into the British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTAS) on Sunday night as the British version of the Oscars honoured the modern musical La La Land with a leading five awards.