Entertainment


Who's going to win an Oscar?
- February 28, 2016

Christian Bale (" The Big Short ") and Mark Ruffalo (" Spotlight ") also could pull off a major surprise. Others in contention include Spotlight (26% chance to win) and The Big Short (19% chance to win). Sylvester Stallone (" Creed ") and Alicia Vikander (" The Danish Girl ") grabbed the early awards buzz by taking home a Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award, respectively. (more...)
Who would win Oscars based off box office? Who would win Oscars based off box office?
- February 28, 2016

Professor Schatz says the recent popularity of "Furious 7", one of the highest-grossing movies in 2015 that also happened to have a racially diverse cast, shows that not all box-office hits need to have predominantly white actors. "This is a reflection of [all of] Hollywood, not just the Academy", he added. In general, though, it depends vastly on what you won for and where you are in your career when you won. (more...)
Oscars 2016: All eyes on Chris Rock
- February 28, 2016

The Oscars ceremony begins at 5:30 pm (0130 GMT Monday), after the traditional red carpet parade, when Hollywood's A-listers strut their stuff for the cameras. The days of flustered winners reading off names hastily written on napkins as music plays them off stage are over. On 1997's "The Chris Rock Show", the comic went to SC to talk to people about their views on the state's (then) policy of flying the Confederate flag. (more...)
Chris Rock Posts Cryptic Oscars '#Blackout' Tweet Chris Rock Posts Cryptic Oscars '#Blackout' Tweet
- February 27, 2016

LANA: Never have been a "Mad Max" gal, but it does take a bit of scope and a lot of sand to pull this one off. I have to go with Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, though. "The White BET Awards", he wrote the day after nominations were announced. Last year's best picture race, which came down to Birdman vs. Boyhood ( Birdman won), resulted in a ceremony watched by just 37.3 million. (more...)
Nintendo officially announces Pokemon Sun & Moon for 3DS Nintendo officially announces Pokemon Sun & Moon for 3DS
- February 27, 2016

Nintendo stressed it will be including nine languages in the new games, including Simple and Traditional Chinese. Pokemon Sun and Moon will be released in late 2016 internationally. The Virtual Console versions of Pokémon Red , Blue , and Yellow will be available on the Nintendo 3DS on February 27th. Pokemon Sun and Moon will be compatible with the Pokemon Bank. (more...)
Kanye West rapped 'Yeezus' for Dwight Howard in a maternity ward Kanye West rapped 'Yeezus' for Dwight Howard in a maternity ward
- February 27, 2016

She also proclaims her love for her husband and gives a shout out to both his new album The Life of Pablo and Yeezy 3 clothing line. She said: "I mean, that would be like the best dream... Because Kim is someone who rarely takes a stand on anything and who pretty much only uses social media to pose naked and/or shill for some company, sources have claimed that she and Kanye are at odds over his Twitter rants. (more...)