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Oscars: Chris Rock Posts Cryptic "Blackout" Tweet
- March 01, 2016

He said he was pleased by Isaacs' 2020 initiative, but that more opportunities and recognition for black people in Hollywood could not wait that long. "He's really good at skewering show business and at skewering race relations in this country", said Variety's Tim Gray. Isn't she on a TV show? Still, Lee said Rock can do what he likes. (more...)
Kate Winslet's reaction to Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscar win was adorable
- March 01, 2016

Cameras cut to the 40-year-old actress and her husband, Ned Rocknroll, looking proudly at the 41-year-old actor on stage ( about 2:23 minutes into speech). The Oscar winners (DiCaprio now forThe Revenant and Winslet for The Reader ), best IRL friends , former star-crossed lovers, and probably constant texters made sobbing fangirls and fanboys of us all as they strutted down the red carpet for the 88th Academy Awards, hand-in-hand. (more...)
Water crisis benefit brings stars to Flint on Oscar night Water crisis benefit brings stars to Flint on Oscar night
- March 01, 2016

The concert, a production of Blackout for Human Rights , an activist network founded by Coogler "to end human rights violations against fellow Americans", streamed live on Revolt .tv - which is replaying the whole event on a loop on Monday. (more...)
See Tracy Morgan, others in 'deleted scenes' from Oscar movies
- March 01, 2016

But worse than that, if you're a black actor, just getting an opportunity to be in a movie can be a struggle. Whoopi Goldberg got slotted into " Joy ", noting that it a it only took inventing a mop for "a skinny white lady" to get a movie, but that "a black girl would have to invent the cure for cancer before they even give her a TV movie". (more...)
'Mad Max: Fury Road' wins three awards back to back! 'Mad Max: Fury Road' wins three awards back to back!
- March 01, 2016

Jaws will drop if best actor doesn't go to Leonardo DiCaprio for "The Revenant ", 22 years after his first of five acting nominations. The Revenant was recognized for Best Cinematography , as well. DiCaprio, finally a victor after six nominations, used his acceptance speech to campaign for his favorite cause, the environment. The show's not even over but it looks like George Miller and his Mad Max team will have a lot to celebrate this Oscars eve. (more...)
Leonardo DiCaprio keeps the party going after Oscars win Leonardo DiCaprio keeps the party going after Oscars win
- March 01, 2016

First up, Leo hit the Governors Ball, which is held just upstairs from the Oscars ceremony. Let's not take this planet for granted.' Not only was this an emotional moment for DiCaprio, but also his "Titanic" co-star Kate Winslet was seen crying while he was accepting the honour. (more...)