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Oscar Nominees Daniel, Dee, Bryant and Blige Attend Annual Luncheon

More than 175 Oscar nominees attended the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ luncheon at the Beverly Hilton. An annual event, the Oscars Nominee luncheon is a chance to meet fellow nominees and hear from important speakers in the film-making community. Academy President John Bailey spoke at the event, …

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Denzel Washington Scores His Ninth Nomination

In an Oscar race sprinkled with fresh faces, one individual of color stands out and that’s Denzel Washington. A familiar face in the Academy’s 90-year history, Washington has received nine nominations in his 40-year acting career, winning just two of those golden statuettes. His latest nomination, a best actor nod, …

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‘Glory’ wins an Oscar

Common and John Legend- Bringing Oscar ‘Glory’ to ‘Selma.’ (Photo by Jason Merritt Getty Images Entertainment). After the controversy the film received over snubs for its cast and director, “Selma” did get an Oscar after all. At least, the theme song “Glory” won the Best Original Song trophy for performers …

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The Countdown to Hollywood’s Biggest Night Begins

Jennifer Hudson previously won best performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role at the 79th Annual Academy Awards, 2007. The countdown to the movie industry’s biggest night is underway. Road closures have been finalized, presenters have been announced and the red carpet’s been rolled out. The annual awards ceremony, which honors …

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Common, John Legend to perform at Oscars

Oscar nominees Common and John Legend will perform their Oscar-nominated song “Glory” at the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. “Common and John Legend are artists who have always lifted our spirits and made us think,” said Zadan and Meron. “The Oscar stage is that …

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No Oscar Nomination for David Oyelowo

He’s been highly touted as a frontrunner for a best actor Oscar nomination for his portrayal of Martin Luther King in “Selma,” but Oyelowo failed to garner a nomination. Announced today by actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, the leading actor nomination for the 87th Academy Awards …

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Who Rocked the Red Carpet at the 86th Academy Awards? Who was the best dressed? Vote and Win prizes including VIP tickets to the 2014 Dallas International Fashion Event, FREE Trendy Africa Magazine Subscription and lots more! Jada Pinkett Smith. Photo credit: Aaron Poole Vote now! simply LIKE our FACEBOOK page and inbox …

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“I feel like Willy Wonka in the Chocolate Factory,” says Lupita Nyong’o.

Nyong’o became the first African to win an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress at the 86th Academy Awards. The Kenyan thespian who took home the Oscar for her role in the gripping drama “12 Years a Slave” beat out fellow nominees Jennifer Lawrence (“American Hustle”), Julia Roberts (“August: Osage County”), Sally …

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