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On Sunday the Mexican-native won his first Oscar for Best Director in the sci-fi romance Shape of Water . Alfonso Cuarón won best director for "Gravity" in 2014, Alejandro Iñárritu won in both 2015 and 2016 for "Birdman" and "The Revenant", respectively.
  • Tiffany Haddish Explains her Authentic Eritrean Gown

    Tiffany Haddish Explains her Authentic Eritrean Gown

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    The video above does not reveal their quick exchange - fans will have to wait for Haddish to relive the moment in an interview - but it does show their big hug and Haddish curtsying in front of Streep. Haddish is set to present an award at the Oscars on Sunday night. "So I'm wearing an Eritrean authentic princess dress". She wore a cream gown with a black cape that was embroidered in black and gold, completing her look with an updo and gold accessories.
  • All Eyes On LA For The 2018 Oscars

    All Eyes On LA For The 2018 Oscars

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    Called into the principal's office one day, Rockwell was informed his grandmother had taken ill. Rockwell beat out Willem Dafoe for The Florida Project, his co-star Woody Harrelson for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri , Richard Jenkins for The Shape of Water , and Christopher Plummer , who shot his scenes on just weeks of notice after replacing Kevin Spacey, for All the Money in the World .
  • Black Panther Box Office Now Top 10 All-Time Domestically

    Black Panther Box Office Now Top 10 All-Time Domestically

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    Two new films opened opposite Black Panther - Red Sparrow , an action-thriller starring Lawrence, and Willis' Death Wish remake. The blockbuster has grossed $12.9 million in Russian Federation after going wide on February 26, surpassing the entire runs for "Ant-Man,"Captain America: Winter Soldier,"Justice League" and " Wonder Woman ".
  • Rita Moreno wore her 1962 Oscars dress again to the 2018 ceremony

    Rita Moreno wore her 1962 Oscars dress again to the 2018 ceremony

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    The 86-year-old actress-who has won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony during her illustrious career-said she wasn't expecting to win an Oscar in 1962, but flew back from the Philippines just in case. She's noted for giving one of the shortest Oscars speeches on record while accepting that award. "They're usually folded over and over and over, this is one piece of fabric", she told Ryan Seacrest at the 2018 red carpet.
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    Jordan Peele's "Get Out" Wins Best Feature At Spirit Awards Before Oscars

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    Luca Guadagnino's romance " Call Me by Your Name " has a leading six nominations and is locked in a tight race for Best Picture with Jordan Peele's horror satire " Get Out ". In addition to producing the Spirit Awards, Film Independent produces the LA Film Festival and Film Independent at LACMA Film Series, a year-round, weekly program that offers unique cinematic experiences for the Los Angeles creative community and the general public.
  • Barbra Streisand Explains Why She Cloned Her Dogs

    Barbra Streisand Explains Why She Cloned Her Dogs

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    Streisand, always one to give an audience what it wants, penned an essay for The New York Times discussing her lab-grown pups. So Streisand probably paid more than $103,000 for Misses Scarlett and Violet. 'It was unusual, ' recalls Streisand of the snubs, with the film failing to receive nods for Best picture, Best Director or Best Actress. "I didn't mind it for one reason: It really showed the sexism".
  • If he dies, he dies: 50 Cent to a hospitalised Rick Ross

    If he dies, he dies: 50 Cent to a hospitalised Rick Ross

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    As previously reported , rapper Rick Ross is now hospitalized due to an apparent heart attack. In an Instagram post from Friday, he posted a screen cap of the Russian boxer Ivan Drago from Rocky IV standing over Apollo Creed. TMZ has said that Ross's family have denied reports that the musician is on life support. The rapper Fat Trel, who is signed to Ross's record label, said Ross was "good" and was not on life support.
  • Trump threatens tax on European cars

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    Earlier, he had blamed the US's "very stupid" trade deals for, according to him, an $800bn annual trade deficit. The trade row started on Thursday when Trump vowed to impose hefty tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. "IF YOU DON'T HAVE STEEL, YOU DON'T HAVE A COUNTRY!" he wrote. Canada is the United States' biggest foreign source of both materials. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said any tariffs on steel and aluminium would be "absolutely unacceptable".
  • Oscars spotlight will be on Ryan Seacrest as allegations swirl

    Oscars spotlight will be on Ryan Seacrest as allegations swirl

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    She also states she was let go from her job after bringing her accusations to E!'s HR department. We'll be keeping our eye on the Oscars red carpet to see if we can say the same about Sunday night. Seacrest's attorney told Us Weekly in a statement: "On January 31st the network notified us that their independent third-party investigation had concluded that there was insufficient evidence to support her claims , effectively, clearing my client's name".
  • China hints at taking retaliatory measures against United States tariffs

    China hints at taking retaliatory measures against United States tariffs

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    The proposal sparked off concern and speculation at home and overseas that Xi, heading the CPC and military besides the presidency, who recently began his second five-year term would continue for an unprecedented third term and beyond, wielding unquestionable power exercised by the party founder, Mao Zedong, in the heydays of China's revolution.
  • Jennifer Lawrence Did NOT Mind Those 'Random' Brad Pitt Dating Rumors!

    Jennifer Lawrence Did NOT Mind Those 'Random' Brad Pitt Dating Rumors!

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    Lawrence clearly wasn't offended by Schumer's joke considering she was at her friend and soon-to-be fictional sister 's wedding. She had to clarify via Instagram that she wasn't pregnant, but simply too in love to wait any longer. They have danced on top of Billy Joel's piano before. Lawrence and Aronofsky began dating in September 2016, and made their relationship public about a year later during a photocall for mother! Hopefully, Jennifer Lawrence is mending her heart.
  • Leaked Teaser Of Rajinikanth And Akshay Kumar-Starrer 2.0 Goes Viral

    Leaked Teaser Of Rajinikanth And Akshay Kumar-Starrer 2.0 Goes Viral

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    Sources are saying that a minute-and-a-half teaser trailer for the film has been leaked on to the internet, which has gone viral within hours of its upload. The film is directed by Shankar and also stars Amy Jackson, who like Thailava is playing a robot in the movie. It is one of the most unexpected things and the leak put the producers in a fix who chose to release it earlier than the scheduled time.
  • Hubble Telescope Observes An Exoplanet In More Detail Than Ever Before

    Hubble Telescope Observes An Exoplanet In More Detail Than Ever Before

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    Despite the fact that it looks like Saturn, the presence of a lot of water when compared to Saturn implies that the planet could've easily formed in an entirely different way. "Hopefully this diversity we see in exoplanets will help us figure out all the different ways a planet can form and evolve", explains David Sing.
  • David Ogden Stiers, Winchester on 'M*A*S*H,' Dies at 75

    David Ogden Stiers, Winchester on 'M*A*S*H,' Dies at 75

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    Born in Peoria, Illinois, Stiers attended New York's famed Julliard School and made his feature film debut in 1971's Drive, He Said . Stiers' first acting credit was as a voice in director George Lucas' film " THX 1138 ". He remained on the show until it went off the air in 1983. In 2002, Stiers started a recurring role as the Reverend Purdy on U.S. drama " The Dead Zone ".
  • Merlin Entertainments (LON:MERL) Receives Overweight Rating from Barclays

    Merlin Entertainments (LON:MERL) Receives Overweight Rating from Barclays

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    This recent change was revealed to investors in analysts report today. The rating was maintained by UBS on Monday, February 8 with "Buy". Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Thursday, November 9 report. (NASDAQ:BONT) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Imperial Capital. Alnylam Pharmaceuticals has $220 highest and $34 lowest target. Berenberg Bank's target would suggest a possible downside of -0.22 %.
  • 'The Emoji Movie' sweeps the Razzie Awards

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    The film, which is obviously about emojis and obviously stars James Corden, did spectacularly well on the night, being described by the committee as a "talking poop-opus" and picking up awards for worst picture , director and screenplay.
  • Oscars predictions 2018: Who the big winners will be

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    In the United Kingdom, red-carpet coverage will start from 11pm, and the ceremony will begin at 1am. Until Sunday ( March 4) rolls around, that's the big question as awards season winds down, with the Academy Awards still being the top prize of all for filmmakers and actors.
  • #Oscars2018: JLaw, Jodie Foster to present 'Best Actress' trophy

    #Oscars2018: JLaw, Jodie Foster to present 'Best Actress' trophy

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    Jennifer, 28, and Jodie, 55, will be announcing who from the nominees - Frances McDormand (Three Billboard Outside Ebbing, Missouri), Saoirse Ronan ( Lady Bird ), Sally Hawkins (The Shape Of Water ), Margot Robbie (I, Tonya) and Meryl Streep (The Post) - will be taking home the Academy Award.
  • Kylie Jenner shares video of daughter Stormi on Snapchat

    Kylie Jenner shares video of daughter Stormi on Snapchat

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    New mum Kylie Jenner has shared a video of her baby daughter Stormi on social media. While Stormi's debut to the world has moved at snail-like pace for Kar-Jenner standards, it appears as if Kylie is ready to share more with her fans, despite her mama bear tendencies.