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Frances McDormand leads an empowering moment for women at the Oscars

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The 90th Academy Awards ceremony is underway in Hollywood at the Dolby Theatre; with proceedings once again host Jimmy Kimmel being act as a master of ceremonies at a gala event of the entertainment world. It's a sentiment that makes sense, given McDormand's speech. Before walking off stage, she said two words: " Inclusion rider ". In 2016, she suggested implementing an inclusion rider to ensure that racial and gender diversity is a requirement for anyone looking to cast for smaller ... Read More »

'Call me by your Name', 'Get Out' win Screenplay Oscars

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Key shared a photo of himself posing in front of a television as Peele gave his speech. " Get Out " is Peele's big-screen directorial debut, but he's been honing his skills as an actor, writer, director and producer for more than a dozen years. Read More »

Oscars 2018: When do they start, where to watch, and who's hosting

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As expected, Britain's Gary Oldman won his first Oscar for playing World War Two leader Winston Churchill in Warner Bros.' " Darkest Hour ", while Frances McDormand's woman in a vengeful fury was a popular best actress victor for Fox Searchlight's dark comedy " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ". Read More »

Oscars: 'The Shape Of Water' wins Best Director, Best Picture

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Though his name and face aren't recognized by most, the 57-year-old has 160 acting credits to his name. The Shape of Water has won the Best Picture along with the Best Director Award. During a powerful moment, Ashley Judd, Annabella Sciorra, and Salma Hayek took the stage to champion the end of a disgraceful era in Hollywood that has been exposed by the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. Read More »

Oscars: Gary Oldman Wins Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

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The 90 annual Academy Awards were handed out Sunday night (March 4) at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood. Having for so always been "the biggest actor never to win the most important prize in show business", finally Gary Oldman has received his just rewards, for his lead performance in Darkest Hour . Read More »

House of Cards season 6 promo: Robin Wright's time to shine

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After a successful run on Netflix, House of Cards found itself at a crossroads in the wake of sexual assault allegations against star Kevin Spacey . The sixth season of " House of Cards " is expected in the fall. The season was reworked to revolve around Wright's Claire, though writing out Spacey's character wasn't a stretch - in the Michael Dobbs book that inspired the series, Frank dies. Read More »

Daniela Vega makes Oscars history as first openly transgender presenter

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Vega will be making Oscar history this Sunday, by becoming the first openly transgender person to present an award. Vega's experience inspired A Fantastic Woman , which took home the statuette for Best Foreign Language Film. The couple's child, 12-year-old Alyosha, is left outside his parents' quarrel and feeling completely abandoned disappears one day. Before long, police are questioning her about whether she had any part in his death. Read More »

Common calls out NRA after Parkland shooting during Oscars performance

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Andra Day, 33, and Common , 45, took the Oscars stage for a powerful performance at the 90th annual awards show on March 4. Common continued touting, "sentiments of love for the people, from Africa to Haiti and Puerto Rico". The artists stunned viewers with their uplifting duet of the Oscar-nominated song, " Stand Up for Something " from Marshall , the Thurgood Marshall biopic starring Black Panther's Chadwick Boseman . Read More »

Judge Refuses Recusal Request in Parkland Shooting Case

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Cruz allegedly told their son that he was going to the movies. "Unknown high school. Cruz lives in area". Cruz's mother, Lynda, who passed away in 2017, reportedly kept food locked up because of budgetary concerns, prompting Guarino to sometimes feed him. Read More »

Jordan Peele Dedicates Original Screenplay Oscar To Those "Who Raised My Voice"

He also thanked all the fans who came to see the movie, and kept it in the public eye. "My mother, who taught me to love, even in the face of hate". It's Peele's first writing and directing project, and it makes him the first black victor in the category, and only the fourth nominated, after John Singleton, Spike Lee, and Suzanne de Passe. Read More »

The Shape of Water wins Academy Award for Original Score

The second award has been bagged by Kazuhiro Tsuji, David Malinowski and Lucy Sibbick for transforming Gary Oldman authentically and beautifully into former president Winston Churchill. The Desplat score may have triumphed because it gave voice to the film's two mute characters (the cleaning woman, whose theme was whistled by Desplat himself, and the amphibious creature with whom she falls in love, voiced by an accordion playing in South American bandoneon style, suggesting the creature's ... Read More »

Mira Sorvino and Ashley Judd Walk Oscars Red Carpet Together

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Actors Ashley Judd , Annabella Sciorra and Salma Hayek speak onstage during the 90th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California. The Oscar-winner said the producer harassed her on multiple occasions and went on to derail her career after she rejected his advances. After she refused his advances, Sorvino said Weinstein had her "blacklisted" by telling other filmmakers that she was hard to work with, likely ... Read More »

Khloé Kardashian reveals the sex of her baby

While "The Office" never managed a crossover with " Keeping Up With the Kardashians ", Jenna Fischer just brought us the closest thing: a photo of a random encounter she had with two Kardashian sisters in a hotel lobby in Kyoto, Japan. That's as far as I know'. "I just was convinced that I was having a boy, so to be having a girl it's just like, 'OK that wasn't what I thought was going on'". Read More »

'Blade Runner 2049' Wins Best Visual Effects Oscar

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Long a favorite in this year's contest for his brilliant futuristic visuals in Blade Runner 2049 , things got a little less certain and a lot more interesting when Rachel Morrison was nominated for post-war drama Mudbound-from director Dee Rees-becoming the first woman in history to secure a nomination in the category. Read More »

Homebody Mark Hamill will be hiding out backstage at the Oscars

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I just hang out backstage, eat all the free food and just stay away from my seat - there's always the seat-filler. "In fact, of all the people in show business I truly admire, Catherine is very close to being one of them". The Oscar Wildes are hosted by JJ Abrams, who produced The Force Awakens and is writing, producing and directing the as-year-unnamed Star Wars: Episode IX. Read More »

90th Oscars J Law's Wine Night ... Behind the Scenes

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For instance, she was spotted being a straight-up goof on the red carpet. I think she's some sort of like tortoise gambler, or something. And on the heels of a less than stellar box office opening for her new flick " Red Sparrow ". Lawrence kicked off her shoes and took shots of rum with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show and discussed her drunk alter-ego, "Gail," while making an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show. Read More »

Fans get surprised by Nicole Kidman

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Leave it to Nicole Kidman to steal the show on the 2018 Oscars red carpet. "You look more lovely in person", gushed another. "Have a great time, bye!" the actress said while winding up her vehicle window while laughing. The actress shared a video of the once in a lifetime exchange to her Instagram , starting from the moment she rolled down her window. "I haven't gotten my hair and makeup done yet", Kidman, 50, told them before blowing them a kiss and waving goodbye. Read More »

The Walking Dead season 8, episode 10 The Lost and the Plunderers

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But this one? It got right to the heart of the matter: Carl is dead because of Rick's pride. A couple of walkers come. Jadis has already shown an ability to blend into her surroundings - the Heapsters were scavengers and observers before they got involved in the war - and an extraordinary amount of resourcefulness and cunning. Read More »

Oscars 2018: Tiffany Haddish's red carpet look has the sweetest backstory

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Tiffany Haddish made a royal entrance on to the red carpet , wearing a dress that was was a tribute Eritrea, where her father lived until he died a year ago. "I wanted to look like an Eritrean princess", said the Girl's Trip star of her ivory strapless gown with black and gold diamond pattern up the dress and across the neckline and hem. Read More »

Sam Rockwell wins Supporting Actor Oscar

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Rockwell previously won the Best Supporting Actor award at BAFTA , the Golden Globes and the Screen Actors Guild Awards , cementing himself as the frontrunner to eventually win the Oscar. Though Rockwell has always been considered the favorite to win the Academy Award, criticism against Rockwell's character and Three Billboards increased following the film's release, with many viewers taking issue with the film's handling of race. Read More »

'Mary Poppins Returns' first trailer finally debuts during the Oscars

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The film also stars Ben Whishaw and Emily Mortimer as the Banks. The cast of Mary Poppins Returns includes Emily Blunt ( The Girl on the Train , Into the Woods ), Emmy , Grammy and Tony Award victor Lin-Manuel Miranda ( Hamilton , Moana ), Ben Whishaw ( SPECTRE ), Emily Mortimer ( Hugo ) and Julie Walters ( Harry Potter films), with Colin Firth ( The King's Speech ) and Meryl Streep ( Florence Foster Jenkins ). Read More »

Rita Moreno wears her 1962 Oscars dress 56 years later

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Rita Moreno proved that some looks really never go out of style when she showed up to the 90th Academy Awards in the same gown she first wore to the Oscars in 1962. Moreno, who now stars in " One Day at a Time " with Justina Machado and Isabella Gomez, is one of just 12 people to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award. Read More »

Charles Barkley on SNL urges pro athletes to keep speaking out

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He subsequently defended recent comments made by LeBron James, which were magnified by a critical review from a national news anchor. The ever-outspoken Charles Barkley hosted " Saturday Night Live " for the fourth time on Saturday night and he took a amusing shot at LeBron James' struggling hairline while discussing Laura Ingraham's "Shut up and dribble" comment. Read More »

'Black Panther' tops box office with $65 million

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The release from Marvel and Disney brought in $65.7 million domestically this weekend, easily outpacing new releases " Red Sparrow " and " Death Wish ", according to studio estimates Sunday. None of the major nominees remain in the box office top 10, though some continue to bring in receipts. " Black Panther ", directed by Ryan Coogler and starring Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Read More »

Kelly Ripa Defends Ryan Seacrest During 'Live with Kelly and Ryan'

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However, a new report claims the two are struggling with their relationship behind the scenes following Ryan's sexual harassment allegations . Perhaps to get ahead of the backlash, the E! star will host the special from afar, throwing to his co-hosts on the red carpet without conducting interviews himself. Read More »

China allays fears on grand Belt and Road project, says don't misinterpret

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Last week, the USA president announced plans to slap tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum imports. China is in favor of mutually beneficial economic cooperation with the United States and is not seeking trade wars , but will not ignore threats to its interests, Zhang Yesui, spokesperson for the first session of the 13th National People's Congress ( NPC ), said on Sunday. Read More »

Rhumbline Advisers Purchases 2713 Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

About 2.52M shares traded. Mackenzie Financial Corp cut its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA ) by 11.2% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. Therefore 50% are positive. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "State of Wisconsin Investment Board Has $311.14 Million Holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOX)" was reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. Read More »

13 people used Delta Airlines NRA discount

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It turns out, you can put a price on values. After Georgia Republicans threatened to remove the tax break, the governors of NY and Virginia invited Delta to move its headquarters to their states. "Our home is Atlanta and we are proud and honored to locate our headquarters here", Bastian wrote. Perhaps he wishes now that his company was much clearer in its original statement. Read More »

Mueller probing if Jared Kushner's business talks affected U.S. policy

The Intercept reported that a White House spokesperson referred questions to Kushner Cos., whose spokesperson said, "We don't comment on who Charlie meets with", and added, "We don't do business with any sovereign funds". The goal of the alleged meetings for Kushner Companies was to secure funding for 666 Fifth Avenue, the company's flagship property that is estimated to be nearly $1.5bn in debt. Read More »

Brookfield Property Partners (BPY) PT Lowered to $24.75

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 10,995,231 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $243,654,000 after purchasing an additional 1,299,868 shares during the period. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Hold" on Tuesday, August 22. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. Read More »

Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB) Position Reduced by Investec Asset Management LTD

Investors rushed to trade on British American Tobacco plc (NYSE: BTI ) Tuesday, soon after a drastic change of -2.87% in the share price was observed and the stock become able to close its trade at $60.82. The stock of Constellium N.V (NYSE:CSTM) earned "Hold" rating by Societe Generale on Friday, May 20. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co given on Monday, November 27. Read More »

Chrissy Teigen Shares First Ultrasound of Her Baby Boy

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Along with the photo, the amusing lady, who revealed last week that she fears she will suffer from postpartum depression after the birth of her son, wrote on Twitter , "Hello I'm a bebe boy kinda". She added, "I don't even think he'll have a middle name because we can't even think of a first name". 'I've been toying with Dick Legend a lot ... Taking to Twitter with a snapshot of the 3D ultrasound, Chrissy captioned the image: "Helle I'm a bebe boy kinda". Read More »

Farrah Abraham Gushes Over New BF Aden Stay

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Although their relationship is fresh and new, Farrah's daughter, Sophia has already met Aden, who surprised her with roses and teddy bears, E News reported. "I don't know what's happening, but I will be in NY. You could take all the girls on all the series, but none can bring or do as much as I do for the series". Read More »