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Patrick Stewart Is Officially 'Done' Playing Professor X

We've known for a while that Logan would be Hugh Jackman's last outing in the X-Men franchise as Wolverine. "While the credits were rolling I realised that if it was the end, there was no more flawl...

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What Is Ruth Negga's Ribbon? The 'Loving' Star Honored Mildred Loving

What Is Ruth Negga's Ribbon? The 'Loving' Star Honored Mildred Loving

Ethiopian-Irish actress Ruth Negga, who is nominated for Best Actress for her role in Loving , made sure the blue ribbon stood out on the front of her red Oscars dress at the Oscars 2017. Some star...

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Cravalho struck by flagpole during Oscars performance

As with all of the Best Original Song nominee performances every year, the nominated Moana tune was performed by someone directly involved with the film - its star. They sang a mashup of " How Far I...

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Emma Stone brought the BEST date to the Oscars

Emma Stone brought the BEST date to the Oscars

Hollywood's biggest stars will come out in force Sunday at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences . This year, they promise to be more pointed,...

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Red carpet drama at the Oscars

Red carpet drama at the Oscars

Jessica Biel wearing Kaufmanfranco. She paired the dress with lived-in hair and heavy eye make-up that did little to flatter the actress's features. "It does have some weight to it", said newbie act...

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Here's who will win Oscar's best picture and who should win

Here's who will win Oscar's best picture and who should win

Through in-depth examination of the specific awards, eyewitness accounts and interviews with Jane Fonda, Tom Hanks, Cher, Liza Minnelli and many more, And the Oscar Goes To. " Moonlight " also won f...

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Floods cause landslides, water cuts in Chile

Cases of mudslides and water outages were also reported in the South American nation. Aguas Andinas, the company that provides Santiago's water supply, said the ongoing downpours were making repairs...

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Damien Chazelle makes Oscar history

Damien Chazelle makes Oscar history

Watch her speech in the clip above, and keep up with tonight's ceremony with Us Weekly's live blog! She called the moment a "huge confluence of luck and opportunity", "special and one of a kind", ...

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Casey Affleck Wins Again

Casey Affleck Wins Again

Affleck notably beat out Denzel Washington for Fences , who had made a late push for his third Oscar - and even won at the Screen Actors Guild Awards last month. Casey Affleck plays a man whose l...

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Viola Davis: "At 51, I'm loving me".

The film is based on the play by August Wilson, which was performed by Washington and Davis in the same roles on Broadway back in 2010 - and they both won Tony Awards that year. And it did. I'm over...

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Oscars 2017: Fantastic Beasts Wins First Academy Award for Harry Potter Franchise

Oscars 2017: Fantastic Beasts Wins First Academy Award for Harry Potter Franchise

Regardless, the honored team of Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini and Christopher Nelson did some excellent work for the movie. Before La La Land won its first award of the night, around ...

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Jay Z to headline V Festival 2017

Jay Z to headline V Festival 2017

The announcement comes just hours after Ticketmaster accidentally leaked the line-up on Twitter. The twin-sited festival will be held at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, and Weston Park, Staffordshire, f...

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Emma Roberts Channels Her Aunt Julia Roberts With Stunning Oscar Dress

Emma Roberts Channels Her Aunt Julia Roberts With Stunning Oscar Dress

They will root for their granddaughter, who is nominated in the best actress category for her role in 'La La Land '. Emma Stone wore her Planned Parenthood pin on the strap of her lovely gold d...

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Caitlyn Jenner calls Donald Trump's transgender bathroom decision a 'disaster'

After Trump said in April that transgender people should be able to use whatever bathroom they choose, Jenner filmed herself going into the women's bathroom at New York's Trump International Hotel a...

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Jimmy Kimmel brings bus tourists into the Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel brings bus tourists into the Oscars

Personally, I think he was telling her that he knew that Warren Beatty was going to read the wrong name when announcing Best Picture and she was reacting the way we all did when we found out that Moo...

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'Moonlight' wins Best Picture after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced at Oscars

'Moonlight' wins Best Picture after 'La La Land' mistakenly announced at Oscars

With the wrong film being mistakenly named best picture at the Oscars - La La Land instead of Moonlight - lots of people are asking how this could have happened. During a break in awards, Kimmel...

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Oscars 2017: Jennifer Aniston pays emotional tribute to Bill Paxton

The "In Memoriam" segment carried an especially heavy weight this year, because of the many high-profile people who died in 2016 - some of them much too soon. In recent years, who gets included, or no...

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Oscars 2017: 5 big moments you need to know

Oscars 2017: 5 big moments you need to know

It seemed to say "someone's going to get fired", after " La La Land " was mistakenly named Best Picture by Warren Beatty, when the victor was actually " Moonlight ". Iranian director Asghar Farhadi,...

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Oscars Screwup Give's 'Moonlight's' Best Picture Award to 'La La Land'

Oscars Screwup Give's 'Moonlight's' Best Picture Award to 'La La Land'

It looked like the veteran actor was fooling around when he opened the envelope, looked at the card, then looked inside the envelope again to see if there was another card inside. This is not a joke. ...

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Oscars 2017: Was Leonardo DiCaprio to blame for Warren Beatty's epic fail?

Nope. Beatty was right to be skeptical, as we later found out, because the card read "Emma Stone, La La Land", which is why this whole mess even started. Moonlight , you guys won best picture . ...

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Casey Affleck Teams Up with PETA Against Circuses Cruelty

Casey Affleck Teams Up with PETA Against Circuses Cruelty

Fresh from his Golden Globe and BAFTA wins for Manchester by the Sea, Casey Affleck has teamed up with PETA US for a new video calling on people to avoid circuses that use live animals. Barry Jenkins ...

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Rihanna is Named Harvard's Humanitarian of the Year

In honor of her gift, which funded new radiology equipment, the department was renamed the Clara Braithwaite Centre for Oncology and Nuclear Medicine in honor of her late grandmother. Rihanna also su...

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Emma Stone Is Twinning With an Oscars Statuette in Givenchy Haute Couture

Emma Stone Is Twinning With an Oscars Statuette in Givenchy Haute Couture

Heading to just a normal muggle party or bar and then finding that someone is wearing the same outfit as you is pretty mortifying, so just imagine, imagine for a moment that you're at the Oscars and t...

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Nicole Kidman Radiates Youth On The Oscars Red Carpet!

Nicole Kidman Radiates Youth On The Oscars Red Carpet!

The Aussie-born actress was filmed enthusiastically clapping away to support her fellow thespians on stage. As if her dress didn't totally stand out she added some major bling to her attractive look...

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Unscripted: Who should and who will win Oscars Sunday night?

Unscripted: Who should and who will win Oscars Sunday night?

Directed by Barry Jenkins, " Moonlight " stars three actors who depict a young, poor, gay, black man from childhood to adulthood in Miami and glows with the raw poetry of a human being's unruly truth....

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Casey Affleck wins Best Actor Oscar for 'Manchester by the Sea'

Casey Affleck wins Best Actor Oscar for 'Manchester by the Sea'

It is Affleck's second Oscar nomination and first award. Well before La La Land's big awkward Oscars moment - you know the one - John Legend delivered a whimsical and triumphant performance of ...

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Oscar Embarrassment: 'La La Land' Vs 'Moonlight' for Best Picture

Oscar Embarrassment: 'La La Land' Vs 'Moonlight' for Best Picture

Beatty revealed he had been thrown by an envelope that said Emma Stone had won best actress for La La La Land . Puzzled beyond puzzlement, he peered and squinted and finally handed the envelope to h...

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House GOP Finally Puts Obamacare Repeal Plan on Paper

House GOP Finally Puts Obamacare Repeal Plan on Paper

About 54 percent of the 1,503 people surveyed said they approve of the health care law while 43 percent disapprove. He added yesterday that Congress "may not even" vote to repeal the law. States t...

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Nicolet's Justin Hurwitz wins 2 Oscars for 'La La Land'

Nicolet's Justin Hurwitz wins 2 Oscars for 'La La Land'

Linus Sandgren, the cinematographer of the film, came to accept the award. He won the award for best original score in a field that included music from Moonlight , and the best original song C...

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Oscars 2017: Why were celebrities wearing blue ribbons?

Oscars 2017: Why were celebrities wearing blue ribbons?

She turned out in a custom red Valentino lace dress, and while the high-necked design is striking, a certain accessory almost stole the show. During awards season, stars haven't been shy about voici...

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Stars shine on red carpet arriving for the Oscars

Stars shine on red carpet arriving for the Oscars

The blue ribbons are part of a new " Stand with ACLU " initiative started this week by the organization in order to raise awareness for their cause. The Kardashian matriarch was covering E!'s live r...

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'OJ' doc director dedicates Oscar to Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman

Made in America " won the best documentary Oscar on Sunday, making it the longest film to ever win an Oscar at 467 minutes. Since the film first premiered as a five-night miniseries on ESPN, there was...

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Golden girl! Emma Stone wins Best Actress Oscar for La La Land

Golden girl! Emma Stone wins Best Actress Oscar for La La Land

So proud of you, girl! As the precursor trail intensified, so did the size of Stone's awards haul: The 28-year-old earned major accolades at the Screen Actors Guild, the Golden Globes, and the BAFTA A...

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Ellen DeGeneres Surprises Brooklyn Students With College Scholarships

Ellen DeGeneres Surprises Brooklyn Students With College Scholarships

The scholarships are paid for by Walmart and cover around $1.6 million. "A lot of us are really fortunate and we take for granted how easy our life is, and to go to the school we want to go to", El...

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Oscars politics starts with blue ribbon fashion statement

Oscars politics starts with blue ribbon fashion statement

Celebs like Karlie Kloss in Stella McCartney and " Loving " star Ruth Negga in Valentino stepped out to the Dolby Theater with the bright accents to honor the American Civil Liberties Union , or the ...

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