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KU film professor wins Oscar for work on 'BlacKkklansman'

Do the Right Thing , about racial tensions in NY, was controversially snubbed at the 1990 Oscars in favour of Driving Miss Daisy, a fact that Lee alluded to when concluding his speech: "Let's do the ...

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Oscars 2019: Rami Malek Wins Best Actor for 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

Oscars 2019: Rami Malek Wins Best Actor for 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

Without a host , many wondered whether the 91st Academy Awards would be able to entertain viewers of the broadcast seamlessly. The Academy has also been criticised for being predictable when it come...

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Chris Hemsworth to play Hulk Hogan in movie headed to Netflix

Chris Hemsworth to play Hulk Hogan in movie headed to Netflix

Interestingly, the Hulkster had Hemsworth in mind for the role as early as 2013, when he told the Cape Breton Post that he thought the star would be a good fit to play him, brother. 'Do you know how...

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Meghan's friend spills all the details from inside her $550,000 baby shower

Meghan's friend spills all the details from inside her $550,000 baby shower

She wore leggings, a warm-up jacket and sneakers as well as a cap emblazoned with the word "Rectify", a now-canceled series starring her friend and former " Suits " co-star Abigail Spencer . So, how ...

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The obscene selfishness of Jussie Smollett

The obscene selfishness of Jussie Smollett

Early Thursday morning Smollett turned himself in to police and was charged with felony disorderly conduct for filing a false police report for an orchestrated attack. He also said they yelled "Th...

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Meghan Markle ignites royal fever on Manhattan's Upper East Side

Meghan Markle ignites royal fever on Manhattan's Upper East Side

But according to The Sun , Kate was enjoying a secret snow-filled holiday with her family. The 37-year-old royal was all smiles as she stepped out of her vehicle, wearing a chic black Victoria Beck...

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Jussie Smollett now facing Felony Criminal Charges for False Police Report

Jussie Smollett now facing Felony Criminal Charges for False Police Report

Chicago Police spokesman Jessica Rocco told AFP detectives had received a tip that the suspects were seen with Smollett in the lift of his apartment building on the night of the incident. According to...

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Meghan Markle Had Her Baby Shower in America's Most Expensive Hotel Suite

Meghan Markle Had Her Baby Shower in America's Most Expensive Hotel Suite

Markle, 37, was pictured in the city earlier this week before it was reported that her nearest and dearest were planning to throw her a baby shower . Williams and Clooney reportedly chose the propert...

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Cardi B Slams Jussie Smollett Over Claims He Staged Attack

Cardi B Slams Jussie Smollett Over Claims He Staged Attack

He claimed that the men shouted racial and anti-gay slurs at him, poured a chemical substance on him, threw a rope around his neck and shouted, "This is MAGA country!" "When a story is too ideal to ...

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Karl Lagerfeld (1933 - 2019), iconic fashion designer

Karl Lagerfeld (1933 - 2019), iconic fashion designer

As arguably the most influential person in fashion, Lagerfeld had the opportunity to spark meaningful change beyond the bottom lines of fashion houses and the length of next season's hemlines. Tribute...

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Katy Perry Speaks Out On ‘Blackface’ Shoe Controversy!

Katy Perry Speaks Out On ‘Blackface’ Shoe Controversy!

Today, Katy Perry becomes the latest high-profile person to come under scrutiny related to the use of black face, but in this case for designing a shoe that resembles the racist gesture. and Katy...

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Ariana Grande - Thank U, Next (Republic Records)

Ariana Grande - Thank U, Next (Republic Records)

Grande has publicly discussed the difficulties of trying to help Miller stay sober during their relationship and how it took a toll on her. Her newest album translates all of that pain and hurt into...

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First Teaser Trailer for Disney's Highly Anticipated Sequel 'Frozen 2'

First Teaser Trailer for Disney's Highly Anticipated Sequel 'Frozen 2'

At the end we see the main characters, Anna, Elsa , Kristoff, Olaf , and Sven gazing out over a valley filled with trees in vibrant fall colors. " Frozen 2 " follows one of the most successful ani...

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U.S. report: Meghan and Harry 'forced out of the palace!'

U.S. report: Meghan and Harry 'forced out of the palace!'

Since Markle and Prince Harry began dating, the duchess has been subject to media scrutiny about everything from her "messy" bun to her troubled relationship with her father. Markle and Harry are ...

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Apple Wants 50% of Publishers' Revenue for News Subscription Service

Apple Wants 50% of Publishers' Revenue for News Subscription Service

The event will reportedly take place at the Steve Jobs Theater on the Apple Park campus in California. Apple Music, for example, continues to grow at an impressive clip, with Tim Cook revealing du...

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Cardi B beats the boys to win rap album honours at Grammys

Cardi B beats the boys to win rap album honours at Grammys

And she accepted the trophy with signature, unfiltered charm. "I'm sorry, I just, oh the nerves are so bad", she said. "Maybe I need to start smoking weed", she quipped, to laughs and applause from ...

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Pro-Trump fashion rocks the Grammys

Pro-Trump fashion rocks the Grammys

She carried a Make America Great Again handbag and had wire at her shoulders. Ahead of the show, the brand shared a disclaimer with fans on Instagram , saying that the " views, thoughts, and opini...

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Dolly Parton & Goddaughter Miley Cyrus Belted Out 'Jolene' At The Grammys

Dolly Parton & Goddaughter Miley Cyrus Belted Out 'Jolene' At The Grammys

The duo is known for busting out a bit of Jolene from time to time, so this certainly wasn't their first rodeo, but I'd wager just about everyone was stoked regardless. Numerous musicians who perfor...

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Alicia Keys says Grammys 2019 will be

Alicia Keys says Grammys 2019 will be "sickest" yet

The awards bash struck a sour note past year when only one woman, Best New Artist Alessia Cara , won in a major category. This comes after the controversial ceremony last year where only one woman ...

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Lady Gaga Slays With Powerful Rendition Of ‘Shallow’ At The Grammys

Lady Gaga Slays With Powerful Rendition Of ‘Shallow’ At The Grammys

Drake won the Best Rap Song Award for " God's Plan " at the 61st Grammys Awards, and his acceptance speech came with a bit of controversy. Gaga also won the award for Best Pop Solo Performance ...

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