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Do Political Statements At Awards Show Actually Make A Difference?

Casey Affleck's lauded performance earned him a best actor nomination for "Manchester by the Sea" but the acclaim brought renewed attention to a pair of sexual harassment suits he settled from a pre...

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Witches gather at midnight to cast spell against Donald Trump

Witches gather at midnight to cast spell against Donald Trump

What these days allude to are now unknown. A representative for the singer-songwriter confirmed to media that her tweet "was in reference to the occult ritual dates". Among the objects required to c...

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Laverne Cox put this anti-trans activist in place and it's ideal

Laverne Cox put this anti-trans activist in place and it's ideal

Cox and Keisling, who is the executive director for the National Centre for Transgender Equality , appeared on MSNBC's Hardball to go face to face with Travis Weber . It's so deeply objectifying...

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Tybee Island hosts Mardi Gras celebration

Tybee Island hosts Mardi Gras celebration

Tybee Island putting their own island spin on Mardi Gras celebrations Saturday. Once inside, visitors were greeted by the zoo's mascot, Roary the lion, and bubbles and Mardi Gras décor. The good tim...

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CW's 'Black Lightning' Casts Cress Williams As Jefferson Pierce

CW's 'Black Lightning' Casts Cress Williams As Jefferson Pierce

A new superhero is migrating from DC comics to the small screen. Cress Williams will play the lead role in " Black Lightning ", the latest DC comic hero that is migrating to the small screen. An...

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Best Actress Nominee to Miss Academy Awards

Portman's baby bump has made it down a few red carpets throughout this awards season - including the Golden Globes and the SAG Awards in January - and the actress reportedly had plans on making it to ...

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American champions women film directors with $50K Bonnie Award

American champions women film directors with $50K Bonnie Award

That's because the Spirit Awards, which once went 24 years without ever having the same best picture victor as the Oscars, and 26 years with only one duplicate victor, has in the last five years gotte...

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Patrick Stewart to retire from 'X-Men' franchise

Entertainment Weekly was on hand for a SiriusXM Town Hall where Patrick Stewart was on hand with Logan director James Mangold and his co-star Hugh Jackman . After almost 17 years on the big ...

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Let It Shine: Robbie Williams reunites with Take That for magical performance

Let It Shine: Robbie Williams reunites with Take That for magical performance

As a result of their big win, they will now redeem their prize of playing a fictional boyband in Gary Barlow's West End musical, The Band, which is based on the music of Take That. During his stay he ...

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Deadpool 2: Patrick Stewart Entertains Idea Of Professor X Cameo

Deadpool 2: Patrick Stewart Entertains Idea Of Professor X Cameo

During a Facebook Live Q&A for Logan along with director James Mangold and Patrick Stewart , a fan asked Hugh Jackman about the Deadpool and Wolverine movie, which saw Jackman state he isn't go...

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New 'Doctor Who' Teaser Asks More Questions Than it Answers

Sporting a Prince T-shirt and denim jacket in December, Bill Potts (Pearl Mackie) now struts her stuff in high-waisted jeans, a bomber jacket, and a bow in her hair. Bill's monologue ups the mysteriou...

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Oscars 2017: What to expect from the red carpet fashion

Oscars 2017: What to expect from the red carpet fashion

Barry Jenkins ("Moonlight") and Kenneth Lonergan (" Manchester ") are also in the running, but Mr Chazelle is expected to go one better than his losing nomination in 2015 for writing "Whiplash", to be...

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Remy Ma Responds To Nicki Minaj With "shETHER"

From taking shots about rumored ghostwriting, to crew hopping, and even touching on her brother's legal issues; Remy definitely pulled a veteran trick out of her bag. Nicki Minaj responds via Instagr...

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'Hillary's America,' 'Batman v Superman' tie for most Razzies awards

This year's big victor - or should that be loser? - is Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party, the political documentary written and directed by Dinesh D'Souza and Bruce Schoole...

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Ian McShane to 'Game of Thrones' Fans

Ian McShane to 'Game of Thrones' Fans

In an interview with Empire McShane advised viewers not to take a fictional show to heart. Ian McShane is totally not bothered about letting Game Of Thrones spoilers slip. "'A character beloved by...

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Oscar-nominated Syrian can't get into U.S. for awards

Oscar-nominated Syrian can't get into U.S. for awards

But Mr Khateeb's hopes were shattered after United States officials refused to grant him a passport waiver at the last minute, saying they had found "derogatory information" about the young cinematogr...

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Sinead O'Connor Retracts Claim Arsenio Hall Gave Prince Drugs

O'Connor originally made her accusations past year, just a few weeks after Prince died of what was ultimately determined to be an overdose of the pain medication fentanyl. Anyone imagining prince wa...

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John Legend Reacts To His Twitter Hack, Calling Trump A 'Cheeto'

After regaining control of his account, Legend tweeted: "I'm back. Will handle asap. My hacker is vulgar but kinda hilarious (sic)". In another tweet, Legend countered Trump's allegations that bot...

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North Korea's Kim Jong Nam killed with VX nerve agent - Malaysian Police

A diplomat at the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur , an employee at Air Koryo, and a North Korean living in Malaysia for three years are also wanted for questioning, police said. North Korea, whi...

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Magician's Body Found Inside Hollywood's Magic Castle

Magician's Body Found Inside Hollywood's Magic Castle

Police said the death of a magician at the Magic Castle in Hollywood Friday night was being investigated as an apparent suicide. A ruling on Easton's cause of death is still pending, according to L...

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Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez cuts ties with ICE program

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez cuts ties with ICE program

The deportation guidelines , first outlined in an executive order on January 25, took more concrete form this week with a pair of memos from the Department of Homeland Security. The upshot: In the Au...

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Where to see the coverages of the Academy Awards

Where to see the coverages of the Academy Awards

There may be some suspense in how many awards "La La Land" can collect. Awards will awarded in 24 different categories in film by the cademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). "If it wins...

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Priyanka Chopra Poses With Mick Jagger; Reveals Her Oscar Plans

She confirmed the issue on her Instagram page. It a big news that PC will be attending the prestigious awards ceremony once again interesting company on her way to Oscars! Donning a white gown by Le...

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Stunning Pictures That Celebrate The Beauty Of Maha Shivratri

Stunning Pictures That Celebrate The Beauty Of Maha Shivratri

In most places, Shivratri is largely observed in temples. The chants of "Om Namah Shivay" reverberated. It is believed that the people who fast on this night and offer prayers to Lord Shiva bring good...

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A Trump-approved New York Times Commercial by Jimmy Fallon

The Oscars is traditionally the most-watched non-sports event broadcast in the U.S. and advertisements on the show are among the pricier buys on TV, with 30-second commercials going for between US$1.9...

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Sam Allardyce voices exasperation at Crystal Palace's response to dogfight

One thing clear is we must not treat this as a final. "I don't think it is going to be a problem". It's hard to deal with being at the bottom for so long, but we have to deal with it. Allardyce also e...

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"Doubt" Canceled By CBS, "Beyond Borders" Takes Over Slot Beginning March 8

That dropped to a 0.6 rating, and 4 million viewers, in week 2. This week's episode averaged 4 million viewers and ranked well behind ABC's Match Game among young adults. It was touted by CBS last s...

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Australia's 'biggest ever' antivenom dose saves boy bitten by funnel web spider

Matthew Mitchell required what is believed to be the largest dose of antivenom ever administered in Australia - 12 vials in total - after experiencing numerous convulsions. "It would have been a fatal...

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Who Will Win Big At The Oscars, According To Online Bookies

Who Will Win Big At The Oscars, According To Online Bookies

In particular, it's Viola Davis's third nomination - a record for a black actress. The awards ceremony will be held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood in California. There were 336 films eligible...

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'La La Land' set to win big at Oscars

'La La Land' set to win big at Oscars

La La Land? Not so much. The video mentions that La La Land is the heavy favorite to win Best Picture this year while a movie like Moonlight will get left in the dust, presumably because of thi...

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La La Land vs Moonlight: Why Neither Deserves Oscar For Best Film

La La Land vs Moonlight: Why Neither Deserves Oscar For Best Film

The only other black woman to be nominated in this category is Oprah Winfrey, for Selma . We seem to be in a very temperamental period. Every Oscar season, Pardoe updates the model with new, relevant...

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'La La Land' faces tough competition with 'Moonlight' in the spotlight

'La La Land' faces tough competition with 'Moonlight' in the spotlight

The film has come in from 1/2 yesterday to as short as 1/5 to win Best Picture , Moonlight remains second favourite at 5/1 having picked up Best Motion Picture (Drama) last night. Ryan Gosling and Ca...

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The 2017 Academy Awards, By the Numbers

The 2017 Academy Awards, By the Numbers

Ezra Edelman's ESPN-produced docuseries has sparked some debate over its classification as a feature film due to its multi-part format and television rollout. What channel is the Oscars on? The ou...

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Oscar best actor race is a tale of two opposites

Oscar best actor race is a tale of two opposites

The only other black woman to be nominated in this category is Oprah Winfrey, for Selma . Grammy, Tony, and Emmy award victor Lin Manuel Miranda , whose musical Hamilton dominated last year's To...

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DJ Duvvada Jagannadham Teaser | Starring Allu Arjun, Pooja Hegde

DJ Duvvada Jagannadham Teaser | Starring Allu Arjun, Pooja Hegde

The first look impressed everyone and the fans are eagerly waiting for the teaser. As the makers had promised, the teaser of this film was released on Mahashivratri. Pooja Hegde has been stunning in t...

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