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Slaves, nannies, and maids: Oscars value women of colour – in subservient roles

For non-white actors, an award nomination seems to depend on whether the role is deserving of white pity – making recent diversity moves look patheti...

Slaves, nannies, and maids: Oscars value women of colour – in subservient roles

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Jokha Alharthi: ‘A lot of women are really strong, even though they are slaves' The first Omani woman translated in English and winner of the Man Booker International prize reflects on her ‘lucky book’ Celestial Bodies and Oman’s...
12:36, 2019-07-08

Rapsody: Eve review – inspiring rap celebration of women of colour (Roc Nation)With every track named for a black woman, Nina, Aaliyah and Oprah among them, Rapsody’s playful flow is balanced by her dry witFollowing ...
15:44, 2019-08-23

More women than ever working in film – but men still dominate key roles Men outnumber women 4 to 1 in roles such as director and cinematographer, study findsThe number of women working in the film industry reached a histo...
22:40, 2020-01-02

‘The boys' club has been obliterated’: meet the women of colour shaking up comedy For too long, the comedy scene has been pale and male. Now, with the help of Tiffany Haddish, a new Netflix show is bigging up black voices at lastIn...
15:44, 2019-08-14

Pantone Colour of the Year 2020: this colour has been revealed as the next big trend for home interiors American colour coding company Pantone have revealed their much-anticipated Colour of the Year 2020 as rich, timeless Classic Blue....
01:28, 2019-12-05

Women slowly taking on more leading roles in entertainment Female filmmakers are seeing more representation in Hollywood’s less mainstream corners. Women are writing, directing and producing more independent ...
22:24, 2019-06-19

UK energy companies fail to promote women to executive roles Male-dominated boards due to lack of flexible working and unconscious bias, report findsLeading UK energy companies are failing to promote women into...
07:40, 2019-05-16

Animated Movies Give Women More Leadership Roles, Study Finds Nearly four in 10 of the top toons had female producers, but women of color still found it hard to get a foothold....
17:56, 2019-06-10

Women had more movie roles in 2019, but they were overwhelmingly white; males still dominate Women earned more roles as protagonists in 2019 films, according to a San Diego State University study. But men still lead and women lack diversity. ...
18:40, 2020-01-08

Nancy Hogshead-Makar: 'The system likes having subservient athletes' The former Olympic champion, a survivor of sexual assault, knows the importance of sport. Now she is fighting to make young athletes safeYears before...
10:08, 2019-12-18

Aston Villa job feels right and I hope it helps other women into leading roles | Eni Aluko Villa’s women are going places and guiding them to the WSL in the city where I fell in love with football is an exciting challengeNext week it will b...
19:48, 2020-01-23

Women are locked out of senior roles due to a 'broken rung' on their career ladders, McKinsey says Kimberly White/Getty New research suggests that the biggest obstacle to closing the gender gap in senior management isn't a glass ceiling, it's a bro...
17:04, 2019-10-15

Why Do the Oscars Keep Shutting Women Out of Best Director? This One Academy Rule Helps Explain It The 2020 Oscar nominations were announced Monday morning, and once again female directors were shut out of the Best Director category. Such oversight...
00:04, 2020-01-14

Aston Villa role feels right and I hope it helps other women into leading roles | Eni Aluko Villa’s women are going places and guiding them to the WSL in the city where I fell in love with football is an exciting challengeNext week it will b...
18:28, 2020-01-23

Women are locked out of senior roles due to a 'broken rung' on their career ladders, McKinsey and Lean In say Kimberly White/Getty New research suggests that the biggest obstacle to closing the gender gap in senior management isn't a glass ceiling, it's a bro...
17:36, 2019-10-15

Greta Gerwig Didn’t Get a Best Director Nod. But the Radical Triumph of Little Women Will Outlive the Oscars In the weeks before the release of Greta Gerwig’s luminous and superbly crafted Little Women, film wonks on social media wondered aloud about i...
04:12, 2020-01-14

‘Why Women Kill’ star Lucy Liu is proud of her strong female acting roles: ‘I fall into that category more’ The A-list star's characters have been strong women and that’s something she doesn’t take for granted....
22:36, 2019-10-03

How Hong Kong maids became caught in a ‘humanitarian tsunami’ Migrant workers who become pregnant by their employers face dismissal, homelessness and a swift return home The sun had not yet risen in Hong Kong wh...
10:28, 2019-07-22

Steam July top 20: Custom sexy maids and international representation Checkout the Steam July top 20 best-selling games. As usual, Early Access games and releases from around the world are all performing well.Read More...
19:32, 2019-08-19

Maids for sale: How Silicon Valley enables online slave markets Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores....
00:36, 2019-11-01

Cleaning up: the truth about living with nannies and cleaners ‘I hid from the truth about the domestic workers who ran my home, but finally I had to tell their story’The first time I paid another woman to clean ...
01:16, 2019-07-14

Nonfiction: A New Mom, Her Nannies and the Often Exploitive Labor of Motherhood “Women’s Work,” by Megan Stack, a former foreign correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, is an unflinching look at the women who maintained her home...
11:40, 2019-05-11

Filipino maids' dragon boat team makes splash in Hong Kong Filipino women are paddling for gold in this year’s dragon boat races in Hong Kong, with one thing separating them from the competition - they are al...
11:44, 2019-06-04

Why more people are hiring ‘granny nannies’ as baby sitters Paging, Mrs. Doubtfire! When it comes to child-rearing, NYC women are ditching the lithe Swedish au pair and hiring so-called granny nannies instead....
23:00, 2019-11-12

Former ‘RHOC’ star Alexis Bellino fires back at critics after shaming ‘maids’: ‘It was a joke' Alexis Bellino has doubled down on her decision to admonish her housekeepers on social media for not thoroughly cleaning her living room, in spite of...
02:16, 2019-12-03

Mary Poppins, Madame Doubtfire and a murderer: the best books about nannies ‘Always keep a-hold of Nurse,’ wrote Hilaire Belloc. But some nannies are best avoided …“Nanny shall fetch her,” says the odious Mrs Norris, orchestr...
13:40, 2019-11-09

Maids Moreton: Church warden facing life in prison for murdering university lecturer to benefit from his will A sadistic and evil church warden is facing life imprisonment after being convicted of murdering a university lecturer following a gaslighting campai...
19:20, 2019-08-09

Former ‘RHOC’ star Alexis Bellino slammed for calling out ‘maids’ in Instagram post: ‘Stop being lazy’ “Real Housewives of Orange County” alum Alexis Bellino is being taken to task over an Instagram post admonishing her maids for their cleaning, or lac...
23:56, 2019-11-29

Chrissy Teigen Claps Back at Troll Who Commented on Her "Chefs and Nannies" Chrissy Teigen was not going to remain silent after being mocked for having hired help for her and John Legend's two children, Luna and Miles. The Li...
17:36, 2019-12-01

Jana Kramer clarifies, apologizes for comments she made about not hiring 'hot' nannies Country singer Jana Kramer is walking back some comments she made about hiring “hot” nannies after getting some serious backlash online....
14:44, 2019-04-23

7 nannies who work for the rich and powerful share the worst things they've ever been asked to do on the job Jessica Peterson/Getty Images Business Insider spoke to nannies who work for wealthy families across the United States to find out what their jobs ar...
17:40, 2019-11-04

7 nannies who work for the rich and powerful share one thing they wish their bosses knew — but would never tell them Boris SV/Getty Images Elite nannies often know the households of the rich and powerful better than the parents themselves. Business Insider asked nan...
18:36, 2019-11-14

The ultra-wealthy are hiring former special ops soldiers as 'nannies' for their kids, paying as much as $200,000 a year gotpap/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images The Times reported on Thursday that a number of the ultra-rich living in London are now hiring ex-military personnel t...
22:08, 2020-01-03

Jana Kramer reflects on backlash over ‘hot’ nannies comment, mommy shamers: ‘I’m allowed to have an opinion’ Jana Kramer isn’t afraid to be honest with her fans, even if it means sparking a fiery debate....
11:28, 2019-05-03

Calling all elite nannies: Tell us what life is really like working in the homes of the rich and powerful, from the good to the bad to the downright wild Jamie Grill/Getty Images Elite nannies, what is it really like to work in the homes of the rich and powerful? Business Insider wants to explore the w...
15:20, 2019-10-08

The White Slaves of Barbary Much attention and condemnation has been directed towards the tragedy of the African slave trade, which took place between the 16th and the 19th cent...
19:32, 2019-05-23

Some of your coffee is picked by slaves: investigation Slavery is a serious problem in Brazil's coffee industry, a months-long investigation has found....
19:40, 2019-12-12

Ann Widdecombe likens Brexit to emancipation of slaves Widdecombe becomes first Brexit party MEP to speak in new European parliamentThe former Conservative minister Ann Widdecombe has likened the UK’s dep...
17:20, 2019-07-04

AI, Blockchain technology to rescue modern slaves For years people have been knowingly or unknowingly consuming goods made by millions of forced workers worldwide. Now, technology is forcing them to ...
15:36, 2020-01-24

Former Nxivm ‘sex slaves’ show up for closing arguments Three of Nxivm leader Keith Raniere’s alleged sex slaves showed up in court Monday, as closing arguments in his trial got underway. The ex-R...
17:48, 2019-06-17

50 Roman Slaves Found Buried with ‘Care’ in England A Roman slave burial ground has been found near what was once a great ancient villa in Britain. Many of the graves are very unusual, and they provide...
20:44, 2020-01-19

Hato Caves –Shelter of the Rebellious Slaves of Curaçao Caves and cave systems have an enduring fascination for us and are to be found all over the world.  ...
03:32, 2019-07-08

Are Only Black American Descendants of US Slaves Deserving of Reparations? With the nation’s renewed focus on whether or how to compensate black Americans for the evils of generations of chattel slavery in the U.S. and its s...
05:48, 2019-09-19

Witness accuses doctor of branding Nxivm ‘sex slaves’ This is the doctor accused of branding Nxivm’s alleged sex slaves — and she’s a member of the cult’s twisted master-slave group, a ...
22:24, 2019-05-16

Mitch McConnell’s ancestors owned slaves: report Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who recently voiced opposition to reparations for the descendants of slaves, has slave owners in his Alabama ...
18:36, 2019-07-09

Website documents histories of Georgetown-owned slaves BOSTON (AP) — A website that traces the family histories of hundreds of black slaves sold by Georgetown University in 1838 has launched. The GU272 Me...
19:20, 2019-06-19

Wealthy families in prehistoric Europe may have had live-in slaves Ancient DNA suggests that during the Bronze Age, wealthy families once lived with poorer individuals, suggesting live-in slavery could be 1300 years ...
20:36, 2019-10-10

Behind the Sheet review: Eye-opening play follows slaves’ story The story of the unsung slave women who helped end an excruciating condition by enduring surgery without anaesthetic makes a play that deserves a wid...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Fort George - Slaves’ Gateway to the Spanish Colonies While Grenada is a popular tourist destination and one of the most beautiful islands in the West Indies, it is also a historic island, once one of th...
03:44, 2019-07-29

Sex slaves’ identities to be kept secret at Nxivm leader’s trial The identities of women who claim to be former sex slaves of accused Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere will be not be made public, a judge ruled &#...
21:28, 2019-05-06

Ghana reaches out to descendants of slaves in 'Year of Return' campaign In the year that marks 400 years since the first enslaved Africans were forcibly taken abroad, Ghana – one of their key departure hubs on the contine...
18:56, 2019-07-09

50 graves of slaves who toiled at a Roman villa unearthed in England Archaeologists have uncovered what may be the graves of 50 enslaved workers who labored at an elite Roman villa just under 2,000 years ago in what is...
11:08, 2020-01-21

Nxivm leader liked ‘sex slaves’ thin – but pigged out on junk food He oinked at women and starved his slaves — but accused sex cult leader Keith Raniere was a hypocrite who enjoyed pigging out junk food, accord...
18:44, 2019-06-19

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly paid doctors to medicate ‘sex slaves’ Victims of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffery Epstein said he paid doctors and psychiatrists to prescribe them tranquilizers and anti-depressants, a ...
04:24, 2019-09-21

First He Imagined a Town Founded by Rebel Slaves. Now He’s Exploring the Lives There. In the story collection “The World Doesn’t Require You,” Rion Amilcar Scott witnesses the moral complexities of black masculinity in America....
11:20, 2019-08-20

Beto Tries to Save His Campaign By Revealing... His Family Owned Slaves??? Beto O’Rourke has the saddest story of the 2020 campaign thus far. After nearly beating Ted Cruz for his Senate seat in the midterms, the buzz around...
04:52, 2019-07-15

This is how Nxivm leader Keith Raniere allegedly branded his ‘slaves’ Jurors in the trial of accused sex cult leader Keith Raniere got their first look Wednesday at the X-rated “collateral” photos that members were forc...
02:00, 2019-05-16

'Built by my family': America's grand buildings constructed by slaves Monticello, the expansive brick home of Thomas Jefferson, sits atop a hill overlooking farmland, trees and the University of Virginia, the institutio...
19:36, 2019-08-30

Mysterious Mass Grave Found in Wales May Contain Bodies of Vikings’ Slaves Archaeologists have uncovered a mysterious mass grave dating back 1,600 years in Wales containing the remains of 86 individuals.  ...
20:20, 2019-08-04

Japanese officials helped procure wartime sex slaves, report claims News agency says diplomatic dispatches contradict claims that so-called ‘comfort women’ worked willinglyThe Japanese imperial army asked the governme...
05:40, 2019-12-09

Nxivm trial jurors meet Keith Raniere’s alleged top-tier sex slaves Accused sex cultist Keith Raniere relied on eight women to carry out his darkest desires and grow his harem of slaves, a former member testified Frid...
06:24, 2019-05-18

Huge toxic site to be built on grounds where slaves are likely buried, files reveal Massive petrochemical complex proposed in southern Louisiana opposed by activists angered by revelations of site’s significanceA proposed sprawling p...
19:16, 2019-12-18

Ta-Nehisi Coates reimagines the plight of American slaves in the mythical Water Dancer Ta-Nehisi Coates is a Civil War buff. The lauded journalist and cultural critic has read book after book on the subject, dragged his family to visit ...
20:08, 2019-09-23

Hurricane Michael unearths evidence of fort occupied by hundreds of freed slaves Tangled up in the root balls of enormous trees toppled by Hurricane Michael , which ripped through Florida last October, was an archaeological treasu...
20:44, 2019-05-06

Golf club built on slaves' graves sparks debate on how to honor the dead The discovery of 40 graves on a country club in Florida has focused attention on the south’s unmarked slave cemeteriesThe rumors swirled for decades:...
15:56, 2019-12-26

Ann Widdecombe sparks fury for comparing Brexit to slaves revolting in maiden EU speech MEP Ann Widdecombe sparked fury after comparing the UK voting for Brexit to slaves rising up against their owners....
18:48, 2019-07-04

San Francisco school board reverses plan to paint over mural of slaves and violence School board votes instead to obscure artwork with panelsMural painted in 1930s features a dead Native AmericanThe San Francisco school board has rev...
18:16, 2019-08-14

San Francisco school reverses plan to paint over mural showing slaves and violence School board votes instead to obscure artwork with panelsMural painted in 1930s features a dead Native AmericanThe San Francisco school board has rev...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Inside Nxivm leader Keith Raniere’s twisted sex games with alleged top slaves Nxivm’s accused cult leader played twisted sex games with his top female lieutenants — and even planned to build a basement dungeon to cage some of t...
22:44, 2019-05-20

San Francisco school board reverses plan to paint over mural showing slaves and violence School board votes instead to obscure artwork with panelsMural painted in 1930s features a dead Native AmericanThe San Francisco school board has rev...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Was Bernie Buggin’? Sanders Reportedly Compared White Vermont Marble Workers to Black Slaves The longer I look at Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), the more he goes from being the radical old white guy with the alternative ideas to the white guy w...
22:40, 2020-01-23

English private schools are being used in a visa scam to smuggle Vietnamese schoolgirls into the UK as slaves, investigation finds Google Maps Private schools in England are being exploited by traffickers to smuggle Vietnamese schoolgirls into the UK, a Times of London investigat...
14:36, 2019-11-04

Kanye West backs Donald Trump, says ‘Republican Party freed the slaves’ at Sunday Service 'I ain’t never make a decision based only on my colour, that's a form of slavery — mental slavery,' said Kanye West on supporting Trump....
18:24, 2019-10-07

Red ahead: the lip colour for everyone Red lipstick will suit you, if you find the right one. Plus, skincare for pigmentation problems, and body treatments to make you glowI accept – as sa...
08:12, 2019-05-19

A return to Cross River yields absurdist tales of robot slaves, doomed professors, and other godforsaken misfits In the opening story of Rion Amilcar Scott’s second collection, The World Doesn’t Require You, the literal children of God are having a conversation ...
22:12, 2019-08-19

Two-Colour Hair Is the New Trend We Can’t Get Enough Of There’s a new hair trend in town & it’s one of the strangest (but coolest) ones we’ve seen yet...
14:00, 2019-07-25

On the lash: how to introduce colour to your look Coloured mascara is having a moment, but pick your tone and place carefully. Plus, the importance of good sunscreen, and new products to tryOnce upon...
07:28, 2019-06-02

What's the best colour lighting for sleep? Contrary to popular belief, the blue light from screens might not be that bad, researchers say....
03:00, 2019-12-17

How to colour your hair – without damaging it If you’re thinking about a new look, follow these expert tips to avoid a disaster. And never, ever do a DIY bleach jobThe first thing to consider whe...
16:40, 2020-01-05

11 Watches Bringing A Pop Of Colour Into Summer If the summer weather doesn't go our way this year, brighten up your wrist with one of the many colourful watches on offer this season....
12:48, 2019-06-23

This is the world's most relaxing colour, according to new research YOU should decorate your home in this hue if you want to get the most out of your downtime....
11:49, 2019-05-02

'A new dimension of humanity': Auschwitz comes to TV, in colour A two-part documentary, featuring images colourised for the first time, aims to bring new relevance to the events of the HolocaustBlack and white foo...
12:36, 2020-01-14

How Game of Thrones has got it in for people of colour There is barely a black or brown person left alive in the long-running fantasy series. Is a triumphant storyline too much to ask for these characters...
03:20, 2019-05-07

Living Colour – 'Cult Of Personality' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:48, 2020-01-20

Scientists made a bow tie-shaped molecule and it changes colour A molecule shaped like a bow tie changes colour in the presence of toxic chemicals, which could make it useful for monitoring air...
11:48, 2020-01-18

An arty approach to eye colour | Funmi Fetto Brushes at the ready to create a painted lid. Plus, high-end scents for a low price, and skincare for a better glowThis colourful arty eye, as create...
07:28, 2019-05-26

Gardens: a riot of colour on the Emerald Isle There’s an spot in Ireland’s Wicklow Mountains where reds, oranges, yellows and pinks reign supremeNestled in the mountains in West Wicklow, Ireland,...
15:40, 2019-08-03

Colbert on Trump: 'We have no idea what the colour of his skin is' Late-night hosts discussed the president’s attempts to prove he’s not racist and his involvement in the case of A$AP RockyLate-night hosts discussed ...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Full spectrum colour of Bali – in pictures This project is a collection of full spectrum pictures taken in Bali with a converted camera. Conventional (visible light) photography is the formati...
20:24, 2019-12-31

Grey rules the roost as UK’s favourite car colour in 2019 SMMT figures show the hue keeps its number one spot from 2018, adorning more than one in five new cars The UK’s favourite car colour is grey for the ...
01:40, 2020-01-17

Baby formula recalled due to rancidity, off-colour product The CFIA says there have been reported illness associated with the consumption of the product, but it did not specify how many were affected....
20:48, 2019-09-14

This Summer’s Make-up Makes Bold Colour Easier Than Ever Before Ditch the smoky eye and black liner for once because this summer it's all about primary colour...
08:20, 2019-06-22

Colour flash: how to create this summer's makeup trends It’s all about bright shades and bold lines. Kay Montano, makeup artist to the stars, reveals how to get five striking looks, with model of the momen...
16:48, 2019-06-23

Autocar confidential: JLR's 'small' car, Ferrari's favourite colour and more Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's round-up of automotive gossip, we...
01:24, 2019-11-12

Guardsmen faint during Trooping the Colour rehearsal as temperatures hit 26C Two guardsmen had to be helped to their feet after fainting during a rehearsal for the Queen's birthday parade....
18:16, 2019-06-01

Orchids at Kew Gardens review – celebrating the colour of Colombia As home to an amazing 4200 orchid species, Colombia is the perfect choice to fuel an orchid festival at Kew Gardens in London – and turn it into a ca...
10:41, 2019-04-09

David Attenborough to narrate 'Life in Colour' for BBC, Netflix David Attenborough will explore the role of color in animal interactions in the BBC and Netflix documentary "Life in Colour."...
17:36, 2019-09-27

How to wear: one colour from head to toe | Jess Cartner-Morley Monotoning is the new colour blocking – try pairing items from your own wardrobe in a fresh wayI can be honest with you now. I wasn’t at all sure tha...
14:48, 2019-06-28

Some starfish-like animals see without eyes by changing body colour Some brittlestars, close relatives of starfish and sea urchins, can work out where light is coming from by changing the colour of their bodies...
18:04, 2020-01-02

Meghan Markle makes appearance at Trooping the Colour One month after giving birth to her first child, Duchess Meghan stepped out to celebrate the Trooping the Colour parade with husband Prince Harry. &...
21:04, 2019-06-08

'Skin colour does not matter': Bongi Mbonambi on the new Springboks South Africa hooker hails coach Rassie Erasmus‘Now you get picked by the work that you do’Bongi Mbonambi believes South Africa’s rapid rise under Ras...
14:00, 2019-10-22

'We live in LS Lowry's house... he might not approve of the colour scheme' The Salford terrace where Lowry painted many of his famous works is now home to a family of six....
02:24, 2019-08-30

Clothes being developed which change colour to warn wearer they are getting ill Clothing is being developed that could change colour to warn the wearer if they are getting ill....
13:48, 2019-07-05

Optical illusion: Are these images black and white or colour? A series of seemingly normal photographs have gone viral over the internet, but is there more than meets the eye?...
12:16, 2019-07-31

Werner Bischof: 1950s America in colour – in pictures The acclaimed Magnum photographer Werner Bischof’s images of 1950s America are shown for the first time in an exhibition devoted to his USA series. H...
11:24, 2019-06-04

The colour and drama of the Cricket World Cup – photo essay Guardian and Observer photographer Tom Jenkins spent seven weeks working on the Cricket World Cup from the first game between South Africa and Englan...
13:28, 2019-07-16

School apologises after black students 'asked to portray slaves' for class project The head of a US primary school has apologised after pupils were allegedly asked to portray slaves for a class assignment....
17:28, 2020-01-01

'I get called a sell-out all the time': Trump's voters of colour speak out What’s it like to be one of the few minority supporters among the president’s overwhelmingly white following?Follow the latest US politics news – liv...
16:08, 2019-05-21

Al Sharpton: Trump 'has a particular venom for blacks and people of colour' – video The Rev Al Sharpton has addressed Donald Trump’s attack on the Maryland representative Elijah Cummings and his district of Baltimore. Speaking to rep...
20:04, 2019-07-29

Mindy Kaling says Emmys 'dismissed me as a junior woman of colour' Actress Mindy Kaling accuses the award organisers of singling her out to be cut from nominations....
12:20, 2019-10-10

How Home Hair Colour Is Finally Becoming Luxurious, Easy And Foolproof Box dye used to inspire shudders of fear, but a slew of new launches are making DIY colour easier, more reliable and far more luxurious....
08:32, 2019-05-09

Faf du Plessis says form not colour determines South Africa selection • SA fail to meet target of selecting six non-white players• ‘We don’t see colour,’ says South Africa’s captainFaf du Plessis said form takes precede...
21:08, 2020-01-02

I was attacked for calling for characters of colour in Chernobyl. But history proves me right When I wrote about the drama’s lack of diversity, the response was a volley of racist abuse. Then came the discovery of a real-life black rescue work...
17:52, 2019-08-07

Scientists crack mystery of bird eggs' colour variation Darker eggs may be at an advantage in colder regions as they are more heat-absorbentScientists have cracked the mystery of why bird eggs are differen...
17:24, 2019-10-28

What Colour Are These Circles? Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Is Viral The 'Confetti' illusion was created by David Novick, a computer and information science engineer. It shows 12 circles with multi-coloured horizontal ...
13:36, 2019-07-12

Starbucks Introduces Colour-Changing Cups: 'Obsessed', Says Twitter Starbucks is making waves on social media again and this time it is not for any of their exquisite drinks...
10:16, 2019-05-03

Boy, 2, ‘beaten so hard his eyes turned different colour in horror murder' A TWO-year-old boy was beaten so savagely in a horrifying murder that his eyes turned a different colour, his mum claims....
13:52, 2019-07-15

Some deep-sea fish have evolved souped-up colour night vision Several species of fish living in the deep ocean have evolved extra copies of genes that enable them to see a range of colour hues in the near-darkne...
21:12, 2019-05-09

Five ways to makeover your home with a Farrow & Ball Colour Consultant Farrow & Ball original Colour Consultant Joa Studholme shares her expert advice on bringing out the best in every room to create a colour scheme tail...
11:24, 2019-06-18

'Colour's too distracting': Bastiaan Woudt's dream world – in pictures The Dutch-born, self-taught photographer’s style is abstract yet sharp, with a focus on detail and a preference for portraits and nudes, with a hint ...
08:24, 2019-12-03

Whenever Trump says ‘infested’, we know he’s talking about people of colour | Afua Hirsch His description of Baltimore mirrors his past slurs against Africa and the four congresswomenI’ve never accused anyone of being prone to infestations...
20:52, 2019-07-30

Smoky eyes get a contemporary colour revamp | Funmi Fetto Vivid purples, greens, reds… as long as you blend out the colour, this smoky eye incarnation worksNo one says, “I’d really love to perfect the ultima...
07:16, 2019-10-06

New squid species that changes colour and mimics other creatures seen alive for first time A NEW species of squid that turns red when it senses danger has been filmed alive for the first time....
11:24, 2019-07-29

New Lexus LC Coupe Limited Edition gets unique colour and interior News 15 Aug, 2019 The Lexus LC Coupe Limited Edition model features exclusive Terrane Khaki colour paint and a re-trimmed interior...
18:16, 2019-08-15

Coach celebrates the city with colour and optimism on the High Line Bright leather and bold knitwear dominate the runway as Stuart Vevers unveils designs for the new decadeFashion brand Coach took over the newest sect...
03:52, 2019-09-11

Facial recognition tools misidentify people of colour more often: U.S. study Facial recognition technology has come under increased scrutiny in recent years amid fears that it may lack accuracy, lead to false positives and per...
01:28, 2019-12-20

Meghan on SA tour: 'I am here as a mother, as a wife, as a woman of colour, and as your sister' "May I just say that while I am here with my husband as a member of the royal family, I want you to know that for me, I am here as a mother, as a wif...
15:52, 2019-09-23

Prominent Britons of colour condemn BBC over Naga Munchetty complaint Corporation accused of racial discrimination after presenter reprimanded for Trump remarks‘You can’t be impartial about racism’ – open letter to BBCM...
14:36, 2019-09-27

Festival scraps cheaper 'people of colour' tickets after 'threats' Organisers of a music and arts festival in Detroit that was charging attendees different prices based on their skin colour have ditched the controver...
19:16, 2019-07-08

Rip Torn’s Screen Roles The actor, who died on Tuesday, had a career that ranged from a 1961 biblical epic to “30 Rock.”...
12:44, 2019-07-10

Girl, six, finds plea 'from Chinese prison slaves' inside Tesco kitten Christmas cards The primary school-aged pupil found the cry for help in a pack of cards featuring cats in festive hats...
10:40, 2019-12-22

Girl, six, finds plea 'from Chinese prison slaves' inside Tesco kitten Christmas card The primary school-aged pupil found the cry for help in a pack of cards featuring cats in festive hats...
16:36, 2019-12-22

Indian Cooking Hacks: How To Give Your Curry A Deeper, Darker Colour Before you take a taste of the curry, what entices and enraptures you about a curried dish is the look and colour of the gravy. Here's a simple trick...
14:16, 2019-05-08

Argentina forfeit Pan-Am basketball game after wearing wrong colour jerseys Argentinians were supposed to wear white but wore blueLoss means team cannot compete in medal roundsArgentina’s women’s basketball team had to forfei...
18:40, 2019-08-08

Paint it black: artists of colour breathing new life into 'inert' art form New generation of artists, many of them women, use figurative painting to redress imbalanceA new wave of figurative painters – many of whom are women...
22:04, 2019-11-17

Spectrum colour yoga and meditation – like being stuck inside a traffic light The effect of being immersed in deep colours is striking, but I am not sure it is the best way to relax, especially when the lights stop working prop...
09:12, 2019-08-20

How to paint a ceiling: best way to add contrasting colour to a room and create a perfect border If you haven't got time to paint all four walls, cover your furniture and paint just one - the ceiling - for a big impact interiors update....
18:48, 2019-07-04

Bold brights for spring: the best ways to be brave with colour in your home this season Spring is the season to be bold and bright, so be brave with colour and make your interiors pop....
18:56, 2019-05-03

These people of colour didn’t feel welcomed in yoga studios, so they started their own North American yoga studios can be overwhelmingly white and not include instructors who are people of colour, say experts....
13:20, 2020-01-05

'Skin colour should not matter' - Fred devastated after Manchester City fan abuse "Manchester United star Fred has spoken of his sorrow after he was the latest victim of alleged racial abuse from the stands during the 2-1 win over ...
09:44, 2019-12-09

Autocar confidential: Porsche's colour conundrum, Renault hatches a plan and more Could the Renault Twingo be reborn? Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this we...
02:08, 2019-08-06

Khanyi Mbau: '90% of the colour of my skin is cosmetic' - You won't believe how much she spends on her complexion a month! Khanyi admitted that 90% of her complexion is "cosmetic," saying that she prefers it as she uses less make-up and as a result requires less "maintena...
10:44, 2019-07-04

Trooping the Colour ceremony marks Queen's official birthday The Queen's official birthday has been marked with the annual Trooping the Colour parade in central London....
13:28, 2019-06-08

Team plans colour film of black hole at galaxy's centre The team that took the first ever image of a black hole announces plans to take a "razor sharp" full colour video of the one at the centre of our gal...
18:12, 2019-09-05

Flower hat jelly has colour-tipped tentacles for paralysing small fish The flower hat jelly uses its fluorescent-tipped tentacles to catch and kill small fish by paralysing them with venom...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Four experts reveal easy ways to introduce bold colour into your home Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
12:08, 2019-08-22

Paint it black – artists of colour breathing new life into 'inert' art form New generation of artists, many of them women, use figurative painting to redress imbalanceA new wave of figurative painters – many of whom are women...
21:36, 2019-11-17

Lilly Singh: from YouTube star to late-night's first woman of colour As a queer woman of color, Lilly Singh is already breaking new ground in a world dominated by white men but can she bring online success to network T...
11:48, 2019-09-20

Armando Iannucci on 'colour-blind casting' of David Copperfield and Brexit Director Armando Iannucci hopes that casting Dev Patel as David Copperfield will change minds....
13:24, 2020-01-22

Bold brights for spring: the best ways to be brave with colour in your home this season Spring is the season to be bold and bright, so be brave with colour and make your interiors pop....
16:56, 2019-10-10

PICS: Prince Louis makes his first royal appearance at Trooping the Colour Britain's royal family stepped out on Saturday for the Trooping the Colour parade to mark Queen Elizabeth's official birthday....
15:16, 2019-06-08

'India's Got Colour': Nandita Das' Video Calls Out Fair Skin Fixation Nandita Das has released a two-minute-long video that celebrates diversity in complexions and slams society's obsession with fair skin....
14:28, 2019-09-26

Vivid 2019 brings three weeks of glorious colour to Sydney – in pictures The annual festival opened on Friday and will run until 15 June, bringing together art and technology in brilliant hues, as various installations and...
07:56, 2019-05-25

Trooping the Colour 2019: Duchess Meghan, Prince Louis and more of the best photos The annual Trooping the Colour parade took place June 8, 2019 in London to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday.     ...
18:40, 2019-06-08

Women ran. Women won. Women changed the rules of American politics. Caitlin Moscatello recounts the 2018 midterms, which saw more female candidates than ever....
18:16, 2019-08-30

You May Have Forgotten Some of Joey King's Many Other Roles Joey King may have been everywhere in 2019 after her incredible turn in Hulu's The Act, but that's likely not the only reason you know her. The actre...
13:12, 2020-01-04

21 celebrities who have shaved their heads for roles Netflix Serious actors often have to undergo radical transformations for certain roles, including shaving their heads and losing most, if not all, of...
23:32, 2019-10-17

Stars who missed out on major roles You win some, you lose some - and the same goes for the stars! We've rounded up a list of celebrities who have lost out on or turned down major ...
17:24, 2019-04-22

Max Wright, Who Went From Theater Roles to ‘ALF,’ Dies at 75 He was best known for playing a suburban father who lives with a furry alien. But he preferred the stage, and he said he had been “hugely eager” for ...
20:12, 2019-07-02

Pantone Colour of the Year 2020: why Classic Blue is set to be the next big trend for home interiors American colour coding company Pantone have revealed their much-anticipated Colour of the Year 2020 as rich, timeless Classic Blue....
13:16, 2020-01-06

Prince Louis Makes Trooping the Colour Balcony Debut: See All the Adorable Photos Kate Middleton and Prince William's youngest son Prince Louis stole the show at the 2019 Trooping the Colour parade in London, which marked his Bucki...
19:40, 2019-06-08

Prince Louis to make Buckingham Palace balcony debut at Trooping the Colour Prince Louis will be stepping into the royal spotlight on Saturday, as the youngest child of Prince William and Kate Middleton will attend his first ...
22:20, 2019-06-04

Prince Louis makes Trooping the Colour debut, practices his royal wave  Prince Louis just celebrated his first birthday on April 23 and is already an expert on his royal wave....
16:52, 2019-06-08

Indian Cooking Hacks: Watch How To Retain Colour Of Your Vegetable (Video Inside) How do we intact all the essential nutrients and vitamins in the vegetables? Here's an an easy cooking tip (step-by-step instructions) to make sure t...
15:48, 2019-07-03

Who’s Hosting the Oscars in 2020? No One The 2019 show ran without a host after Kevin Hart stepped down and a series of mini-hosts replaced him....
07:08, 2020-01-10

Here are all the 2020 Oscars nominees Niko Tavernise/Warner Bros. The nominees for the 2020 Oscars were revealed on Monday. Todd Phillips' "Joker" got the most nominations, with 11 total....
16:24, 2020-01-13

Films that won best picture – and those that should have – at the Oscars The Academy Awards have given out best picture Oscars for more than 90 years. Here are 15 times when they got it totally wrong.    ...
14:20, 2020-01-25

Oscars 2020: Who's been nominated? Joker may be leading the Oscar pack with its 11 nominations, but who else is in the running?...
22:20, 2020-01-13

Oscars to take place Feb. 27 in 2022 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences confirmed dates for the Oscars ceremonies in 2020, 2021 and 2022....
19:24, 2019-06-11

Getting ready for the Oscars? Here are the movies you actually need to see (and a few you can put off). With Golden Globe wins, BAFTA nominations and a slew of other ceremonies on the way, we've narrowed the field down for your viewing and betting pleas...
13:08, 2020-01-08

Who’s Hosting the Oscars This Year? No One The 2019 show ran without a host after Kevin Hart stepped down and a series of mini-hosts replaced him....
19:52, 2020-01-09

The Oscars may not have a host again for 2020 Host without the most — the 2020 Oscars may be host-less once again. Last year, after would-be host Kevin Hart, 40, was disgraced for refusing ...
15:56, 2019-12-19

Oscars to go host-less for second year, ABC says The 2020 Oscars ceremony in February will again have no host, the head of ABC Television Entertainment said on Wednesday....
22:24, 2020-01-08

There Are Worse Roles Than the Seducer. Ask Alexander Skarsgard. The actor talks about his latest turn as a compelling sociopath in “The Kill Team” and his Emmy-winning role in “Big Little Lies.”...
16:08, 2019-10-18

Another Term In PM's Cabinet For Prakash Javadekar, Man Of Many Roles Human Resource Development, Environment, Information and Broadcasting, Parliamentary Affairs and party spokesperson too, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar...
21:40, 2019-05-30

Brad Pitt Knows He Can't Compete With These Two Stars for Roles No Hollywood A-lister is a fit for every role--just ask Brad Pitt. The Oscar-winning actor and star of the upcoming Ad Astra has a laundry list of...
17:40, 2019-09-16

The Secrets Behind Patrick Swayze's Most Memorable Roles So many of Patrick Swayze's roles have a certain adjective in common. He was the hunky dance instructor, the hunky bouncer, the hunky surfing bank r...
13:24, 2019-08-18

Comedian Jim Gaffigan gives up Hot Pockets for drama roles For three decades, stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan has worked hard for the funny. But a string of dramatic movie roles are taking his career down a di...
22:20, 2019-05-30

It's not just Boeing. More companies are splitting CEO and chairman roles More companies are splitting CEO and chairman roles, but it's not the death knell, just yet....
20:32, 2019-11-05

Tales of the City author: 'Gay actors for gay roles' Armistead Maupin explains why it was important the new Netflix version of his stories cast LGBT actors....
02:20, 2019-06-08

R.I.P. Robert Forster, from Jackie Brown and nearly 200 other roles Robert Forster has died. A veteran performer whose career-re-making appearance in Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown served as one of the most enduring...
05:04, 2019-10-12

Facebook to open third London office with 100 new AI roles Facebook is opening a third office in London that will house 500 new jobs -- 20% of which will focus on artificial intelligence (AI).Read More...
13:04, 2019-06-12

At 50, Watts relishes in a plethora of rich roles NEW YORK (AP) — It’s often said that actresses have trouble finding meaty roles as they get older, but at age 50, Naomi Watts is flourishing, w...
22:40, 2019-06-26

Duchess of Sussex attends Trooping the Colour ceremony in first outing since birth of baby Archie The Duchess of Sussex has arrived for the Trooping the Colour parade with her husband Prince Harry, marking her first appearance at an official royal...
12:20, 2019-06-08

Meghan Markle appears to be corrected by Prince Harry in viral Trooping the Colour video Last Saturday, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attended the annual Trooping the Colour in honor of Queen Elizabeth II's birthday....
21:32, 2019-06-14

Meghan Markle makes first public appearance since birth of baby Archie at Trooping the Colour Meghan Markle took a break from maternity leave to make an appearance at the annual Trooping the Colour parade in honor of Queen Elizabeth II’s birth...
14:28, 2019-06-08

Dulux Colour of the Year 2020: how to add the calming pale green Tranquil Dawn to your home The paint specialists' Colour of the Year is a cool, calming hue which creates a nurturing environment and positive space for our wellbeing....
11:25, 2019-09-18

Republic Day 2020: Make Tri-Colour Achaari Panner Tikka To Celebrate The Occasion With Aplomb Make sure to include a paneer-based snack in your appetiser spread this Republic Day. This paneer snack is not an ordinary one; it's a Republic Day-s...
15:24, 2020-01-24

The Oscars decides Netflix is OK after all, following DOJ warning Enlarge / An Oscar statuette. (credit: Getty Images | Christopher Polk ) Netflix and other streaming platforms won't be banned from the Oscars as t...
12:00, 2019-05-02

The Mystery of the Oscars: How Do You Really Vote for a Script? We love to talk about great movie writing. But the best screenplay categories are rarely judged on the words alone....
11:16, 2020-01-03

The 2020 Oscars Won't Have a Host...Just Like Last Year And the job of hosting the Oscars goes to...nobody! Again! Karey Burke, president of Disney-owned ABC Entertainment, whose network airs the ceremony,...
21:52, 2020-01-08

Awkwafina says she's grateful despite Oscars snub Awkwafina's "The Farewell" didn't get any Oscars nomination love on Monday, but the multitalented star isn't sweating it....
21:48, 2020-01-14

Why the Oscars, Emmys and Tonys Are Not Ready for They and Them Asia Kate Dillon of “Billions” is calling on the Television Academy to scrap gendered categories. But the organization and others have no plans for c...
20:20, 2019-10-16

Relive these 22 unforgettable Oscars moments From Celine Dion's tear-jerking rendition of 'My Heart Will Go On' to an accidental F-bomb....
16:00, 2020-01-26

There's hope for a Beyoncé performance at the Oscars The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a shortlist of nominations in consideration for nine of its categories for the upcoming Osc...
16:20, 2019-12-17

TV's Emmy Awards, like Oscars, will do without a host Producers of the Emmy Awards telecast next month have decided to do without a host so the show can devote more time to celebrating popular series tha...
21:20, 2019-08-07

The Oscars Will Soon Face a Best-Actor Bloodbath Only five men will be nominated, but with at least a dozen solid contenders, including big names like Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro, who will ...
20:48, 2019-12-18

Oscars to air without a host for a second consecutive year The Academy Awards will air without a host for a second consecutive year, ABC Entertainment announced....
21:12, 2020-01-08

Oscars amend a few rules but not for Netflix The Oscars have tweaked a few rules, but not any that would limit the eligibility of Netflix films at the Academy Awards...
16:08, 2019-04-24

Oscars academy invites 842 new members Hollywood's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed Monday the list of 842 artists it invited to join its ranks....
02:56, 2019-07-02

17 of your burning Oscars questions, answered Have you ever wondered what's in the Oscars gift bags or who's in charge of the seating arrangements?...
16:04, 2020-01-25

Oscars 2020 predictions: Films you need to know about It's the biggest event in showbiz, where Hollywood stars shine and acting careers are made....
05:08, 2019-11-16

Will the Oscars Get as Nostalgic as Hollywood Did in 2019? The past definitely wasn’t past for directors like Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese and Taika Waititi. Each found a way to rewrite history, though ...
17:08, 2020-01-02

The 42 actors who have won multiple Oscars, ranked by who has won the most Universal Pictures Mahershala Ali won his second Oscar last year for his role in "Green Book." Here are 42 actors who have won more than one Oscar. V...
16:40, 2020-01-16

The Oscars will have no host again for 2020 ceremony ABC announced that the show will go on without a host, just like it did last year after the Kevin Hart brouhaha.        ...
21:40, 2020-01-08

Oscars ceremony may go hostless again in 2020, says ABC The 2020 Oscars ceremony honoring excellence in film may not have a host, ABC said Tuesday....
05:32, 2019-05-15

Why Did the Oscars Ignore Jennifer Lopez? The “Hustlers” star was considered a sure thing. Then she wasn’t. Here are four reasons academy voters gave her the cold shoulder....
18:52, 2020-01-13

Johnson gives new roles to Truss and Goldsmith in mini-reshuffle Liz Truss made women and equalities minister and Zac Goldsmith handed cabinet seatLiz Truss has been made women and equalities minister and Zac Golds...
23:36, 2019-09-10

Nollywood actress: 'I was asked for sex in exchange for roles in films' Nene Nwayo says she's been asked for sex and to bleach her skin to get roles in Nigerian films....
11:08, 2019-09-04

Olivia Colman: People power has given actresses more roles over 40 Olivia Colman is "thrilled" that there are now more roles for actresses in their forties, and believes audience power is behind the change....
12:44, 2019-05-09

From Friends to Cake, Look Back at Jennifer Aniston's Best Roles We can't stop freaking out because Jennifer Aniston is this year's People's Icon Award! On Wednesday, E! announced that the iconic actress will be th...
15:12, 2019-10-17

AI 'reveals Shakespeare and Fletcher’s different roles in Henry VIII' Czech academic Petr Plechac has run tiny pieces of text through a new algorithm that he says identifies their distinct contributionsWhen the scholar ...
16:08, 2019-11-26

Harry and Meghan ‘required’ to sacrifice royal roles Couple were unwilling to allow scrutiny of commercial deals as Netflix confirms interest The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were forced to sacrifice thei...
20:24, 2020-01-19

Social media: Facebook and Google roles in UK elections Tech giants, such as Facebook and Google, are set to play a huge role in the next UK general election....
11:40, 2019-04-30

A look back at Doris Day's most celebrated roles – video obituary The actor, singer and animal welfare activist has died at the age of 97. Day was known for a string of successful musicals and romantic comedies, as ...
21:28, 2019-05-13

Bradley Cooper Turns 45 Today! Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? We're off the deep end because it's Bradley Cooper's birthday! The A-list actor turned 45 today and we are here to celebrate all of the roles that we...
15:24, 2020-01-05

Jennifer Lopez Recalls Getting Turned Down For Roles Because of Her Ethnicity Jennifer Lopez is on top of the world. At 50, the multifaceted star is a top-selling vocalist, an applauded actress and a powerhouse producer. But L...
18:28, 2019-08-26

A Look at How We Talk About Actors vs. Actresses Losing Weight for Roles When it comes to Joker, there's really not a lot to laugh about. While many are focusing on the film's ongoing controversy and conversation about gun...
01:32, 2019-10-09

Billy Porter: ‘Pose’ changing roles for gay black men for the better Porter said he'd gotten "used to the industry cutting your d--k off because you're a queen."...
17:12, 2019-08-15

Paul Rudd Knows He Can't Compete With Brad Pitt for Roles Paul Rudd seems to have found his place in Hollywood. The 50-year-old actor appeared to have a moment of clarity after seeing Brad Pitt's performance...
16:40, 2019-10-08

Spoilers! Anna and Elsa get cool new roles at the end of 'Frozen 2' Disney's 'Frozen 2' features a happy ending (naturally), but it's one that finds Anna and Elsa in a different place than where they started. Spoilers...
17:40, 2019-11-23

Brad Pitt: I only take roles that will make my children proud of me Brad Pitt says he only accepts roles his children will be proud of him for — because he is "painfully aware" they will watch his films....
18:28, 2019-08-12

How Do You Conquer One of Opera’s Toughest Roles? Start Light Andreas Schager, the tenor making his Metropolitan Opera debut as Siegfried in Wagner’s “Ring,” began his career in operetta....
17:32, 2019-04-26

Changing roles in Burkina Faso - a photo essay In one of the poorest countries in the world, Burkina Faso, a very special school gives new hope to orphaned or disadvantaged girlsIn Ouagadougou, ca...
08:40, 2020-01-27

‘I didn’t go looking for someone younger’: Dennis Quaid on his new love and new roles The Hollywood star on his much-discussed engagement to a PhD student, why TV is now more interesting than film – and how he hopes to see the end of c...
07:24, 2019-11-25

Red Dead Online's Trader And Collector Roles Need More Content Back in September of this year, Rockstar added roles to Red Dead Online. These roles greatly improved the game, giving players something to work towa...
20:52, 2019-12-08

THEN AND NOW: This year's Golden Globe nominees in their earliest roles Columbia Pictures and Netflix The nominees for the 2020 Golden Globes were announced on Monday in Los Angeles. Numerous A-list stars like Scarlett Jo...
00:52, 2019-12-14

Veteran actresses deserve better roles than crazy mothers How did television become the repository for characters afflicted with Munchausen syndrome by proxy? Talk about trending! That strange psychological ...
00:16, 2019-09-20

Kaitlyn Dever talks Booksmart, Unbelievable, and why she wants to take roles away from men Breakthrough turns in coming-of-age comedy Booksmart and Netflix's heartbreaking true-life drama Unbelievable have earned Kaitlyn Dever a nomination ...
08:48, 2020-01-23

Value-adding renovation: inside the Hackney factory flat transformed by a clever redesign and colour explosion Can chili pepper red, bold tangerine and sky blue work together? Architect Chantal Martinelli says they can and, to prove it, blends this explosion o...
09:36, 2020-01-20

Battle of the sexes: why this year's Oscars will be a gender war From Little Women and Bombshell on one side and The Irishman and The Two Popes on the other, the Academy will have to tread a careful line picking th...
18:08, 2019-10-31

The Oscars are less than three weeks away. Here’s where the major contenders stand. The best-picture category has gotten a little clearer, thanks to this past weekend's Screen Actors Guild and Producers Guild awards....
13:16, 2020-01-22

Why Did the Oscars Ignore Jennifer Lopez in ‘Hustlers’? She was considered a sure thing for a best supporting actress nomination. Then she wasn’t. Here are four reasons academy voters gave her the cold sho...
21:04, 2020-01-13

Nigeria’s ‘Lionheart’ disqualified from Oscars for using English Nigeria isn’t “international” enough for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, apparently. The nation’s first Osca...
22:48, 2019-11-06

'Bollywood Oscars' comes home with first ceremony in India 20th international Indian film academy awards will be held in Mumbai this weekThe international Indian film academy awards – known as the Bollywood O...
15:48, 2019-09-16

How to Watch the 2020 Oscars Nominations Livestream We're just days away from the announcement of the 2020 Oscars nominees! That's right! On Monday, Jan. 13, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scie...
23:52, 2020-01-10

‘1917’ Hits No. 1 at the Box Office and Takes Aim at the Oscars The war epic collected about $37 million over the weekend, a stellar result for a period film with no marquee stars. “Just Mercy” and “Like a Boss” e...
20:20, 2020-01-12

Oscars 2020: All the History Making Moments To Look Out For The nominees for the 2020 Oscars have officially been announced. While every win at the Academy Awards goes down in film history, there are some nomi...
16:08, 2020-01-13

At the Governors Awards, the Oscars Double Down on Diversity As Geena Davis, David Lynch, Wes Studi and Lina Wertmüller accepted their honors, the primary topic was solving inequality in Hollywood....
22:08, 2019-10-28

Oscars 2020 Nominations: See the Complete List It's time to celebrate because the nominees for the 2020 Oscars have been revealed! On Monday morning, with just under a month to go until the Oscars...
14:48, 2020-01-13

How to watch all the movies nominated for the 2020 Oscars Sony/Lionsgate/Laika There are 52 total movies, animated shorts, and documentaries nominated for Academy Awards at the upcoming 2020 Oscars. We've re...
06:20, 2020-01-16

Oscars: Top nominations overwhelmingly white and male This year's Oscar nominations have been announced, with the Joker leading the pack with 11 nods....
15:20, 2020-01-13

Oscars 2020: Snubs and surprises from J.Lo to ‘Frozen 2’ After reading the list of nominees, presenter Issa Rae said, "Congratulations to those men."...
15:48, 2020-01-13

Alfonso Cuarón is taking his Oscars to Apple TV+ If you thought Alfonso Cuarón was going to back down from his well-established support for streaming services now that he’s done promoting Roma, then...
00:52, 2019-10-11

J-Lo for the win? Taking an early look at Oscars 2020 frontrunners The major fall festivals are now over, giving us a clearer idea of which stars might find themselves prepping an acceptance speech for FebruaryAfter ...
08:52, 2019-09-16

Vote for Who You Think Should Win Best Supporting Actor at the 2020 Oscars! The Academy Awards are right around the corner and we can hardly wait! On February 9, Hollywood's biggest movie stars, writers and directors will con...
17:08, 2020-01-27

Who Should Host the 2020 Oscars? The Blackademy Weighs In Do you hear that? It’s the sound of Hollywood patting themselves on the back because awards season is ramping up once again!...
20:20, 2019-11-26

The biggest drama at the Oscars: Which one of these 5 movies will win best picture? The Oscar acting races seem to be decided, but there's drama in best picture. Here are the five movies that could win the biggest prize on Feb. 9. &#...
18:16, 2020-01-27

Oscars 2020 will be mercifully hostless again this year It’ll be another glorious year without a host for the 2020 Oscars. The 92nd Academy Awards show will go hostless for the second year in a row, ...
21:20, 2020-01-08

Academy reveals Oscars shortlist for 9 categories The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced shortlists in consideration for the Oscars in nine categories: documentary feature, documen...
01:48, 2019-12-17

Oscars ceremony will be hostless for second year running ABC has confirmed that the Academy awards will be without a traditional host after execs were ‘extremely happy’ with last year’s telecastThis year’s ...
21:08, 2020-01-08

A Nigerian film has been disqualified from the Oscars for using too much English According to The Wrap, Nigeria’s first-ever submission to the Best International Film category at the Oscars has been disqualified for being predomin...
01:32, 2019-11-06

Geena Davis Is Among Four to Receive Honorary Oscars Joining her at the October Governors Awards in Hollywood will be the writer-director Lina Wertmüller, the filmmaker David Lynch and the actor Wes Stu...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Tiffany Haddish says she's open to hosting Oscars Tiffany Haddish suggested a twerk contest while addressing rumors about her hosting the Academy Awards on "The Tonight Show."...
16:48, 2019-12-02

Going without a host worked last year, so the Oscars will just do it again in 2020 About a year ago to the day, the only thing anyone in the world could talk about was the ongoing drama surrounding the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts...
00:20, 2020-01-09

Man Utd vs Tottenham: Four Spurs players whose roles have changed under Jose Mourinho Jose Mourinho returns to familiar territory on Wednesday night as he takes his Tottenham side to Old Trafford to face Manchester United....
16:56, 2019-12-04

Peep Show to be remade with female actors in lead roles Long-running Channel 4 sitcom Peep Show is to be remade with female actors in the lead roles....
15:04, 2019-05-27

Yo Ho, Yo Ho, It's Johnny Depp's Birthday! See All of His Iconic Roles Over Three Decades to Celebrate Argh, matey! Everyone's favorite pirate is celebrating his birthday and we are trying so hard not to sing "A Pirate's Life for Me" in celebration. S...
16:48, 2019-06-09

Leigh-Anne Williams to pursue new roles on 'Expresso' in 2020 'Expresso' presenter Leigh-Anne Williams has taken a step back from hosting duties, to pursue other career opportunities - but it doesn't mean she ha...
12:20, 2019-11-29

Tom Hanks was supposed to be on 'Friends'? Stars who missed out on major roles You win some, you lose some - and the same goes for the stars! We've rounded up a list of celebrities who have lost out on or turned down major roles...
23:08, 2019-11-15

Arnold Schwarzenegger avoided certain roles early in his acting career "As creative as Hollywood is, the other side is they are very stupid," the "Terminator: Dark Fate" star said....
00:56, 2019-10-30

Boris Johnson gives new roles to Truss and Goldsmith in mini-reshuffle Liz Truss made women and equalities minister and Zac Goldsmith handed cabinet seatLiz Truss has been made women and equalities minister and Zac Golds...
09:12, 2019-09-11

Three Cheers for Milo Ventimiglia's Iconic TV Characters! Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? Milo Ventimiglia is the TV man of our dreams. Beginning in the mid '90s, the actor has wooed fans one TV series after the other. He's been on shows ...
17:16, 2019-07-08

The most successful children have parents who play 8 roles, according to a Harvard researcher Hoxton/Sam Edwards/Getty Images Harvard professor Ronald Ferguson is author of "The Formula: Unlocking the Secrets to Raising Highly Successful Child...
19:28, 2019-10-30

Before She Was a Funny Mom, Amy Schumer Was a Hilarious Comedian & Actress and Her Top Roles Prove It We feel pretty great about the fact that today is Amy Schumer's birthday. The blonde beauty has a lot to celebrate this year, since this is her firs...
16:44, 2019-06-01

Alan Cumming and other LGBTQ stars on their game-changing roles Alan Cumming: “Instinct” (CBS) If you want to see how far the pendulum has swung for LGBTQ representation, try the CBS crime procedural “Instinct,” b...
15:48, 2019-06-21

UK's Prince Harry and Meghan to give up senior royal roles Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have announced they are to step back from their position as senior royals. The pair also say they plan to ...
20:24, 2020-01-08

Nicolas Cage's top 10 craziest movie roles, definitively ranked In honor of Nicolas Cage's horror movie "Color Out of Space," we're getting in the Cage and ranking the 10 craziest performances of his long career. ...
19:44, 2020-01-21

Jillian Bell on ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’ and Chasing Down Roles The comedian puts laughing matters aside — for now, at least — to go deep in “Brittany Runs a Marathon.”...
16:32, 2019-08-23

'Challenge yourself': Stallone tackles traffickers, mental health, roles for men Sylvester Stallone has told Sky News that mental health issues are on the rise because of a lack of opportunities to be physically challenged....
06:40, 2019-09-16

Thriller finally gives Iraqis key roles in 2003 invasion story Actor July Namir tells how the C4 drama Baghdad Central gives a voice to those who lived with conflictShe has become used to playing characters who h...
11:32, 2020-01-19

Celebrate Brad Pitt's Birthday By Looking Back at the Star's Best Roles It's been a huge year for Brad Pitt! The Oscar-winning actor, who turns 56 today, is closing out 2019 having produced or starred in some of the most ...
15:36, 2019-12-18

Show Me the Movies! Check Out Tom Cruise's Most Iconic Roles Over the Last Three Decades Show me the birthday! Today is Tom Cruise's birthday--he's turning 57 years old--which means everyone should be showing him some birthday love and q...
17:16, 2019-07-03

60 People Charged For Roles in Illegal Prescription Opioid Crackdown (CINCINNATI) — Federal authorities said Wednesday they have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegally prescribing a...
19:56, 2019-04-17

James McAvoy reveals he's been turned down for movies roles because of height James McAvoy revealed he's been turned down for a number of movie roles because of his height....
21:32, 2019-11-23

Russell Crowe reveals the two major movie roles he missed out on Russell Crowe has starred in a countless number of movies and won two Oscars, but the actor could have been even richer and more popular if he had sa...
11:08, 2019-06-22

Google’s Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepping down from top roles Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin said Tuesday they are giving up their top jobs at the search giant and its parent Alphabet. Google’s ch...
23:44, 2019-12-03

Will Smith was supposed to be on 'The Matrix'? Stars who missed out on major roles You win some, you lose some - and the same goes for the stars! We've rounded up a list of celebrities who have lost out on or turned down major roles...
03:48, 2020-01-11

The most successful children have parents who play 8 roles, according to Harvard research Hoxton/Sam Edwards/Getty Images Harvard professor Ronald Ferguson is author of "The Formula: Unlocking the Secrets to Raising Highly Successful Child...
18:20, 2019-12-11

At the Kennedy Center, Eschenbach casts the NSO in standard but staunch roles Solo violinist Christian Tetzlaff brought a restless edge to a program of 19th-century European standards....
20:32, 2020-01-25

Seeing double: Nine stars who have had multiple roles in one film or television series Paul Rudd said playing two roles in Living With Yourself is 'exhausting' - so who else has done the same?...
09:20, 2019-10-19

Cast more transgender actors in non-trans roles, union urges Equity publishes guidance for entertainment professionals working with LGBT+ actorsThe actors’ union Equity has called for more casting directors to ...
19:24, 2019-10-28

Prince Louis peers from windows of Buckingham Palace with Princess Charlotte as he attends first Trooping the Colour ceremony Prince Louis has been spotted at his first Trooping the Colour ceremony alongside his sister Princess Charlotte....
14:16, 2019-06-08

Beyoncé Is One Step Closer to Earning Her First Oscars Nomination After accruing a whopping 23 Grammy Awards, Beyoncé is one step closer to adding an Oscar win to her list. On Monday, Dec. 16, The Academy of Motion ...
03:56, 2019-12-17

Netflix gets a bear hug from the Golden Globes, hoping the Oscars come next The path to movie glory at the Golden Globes runs through your TV, with Netflix landing four out of 10 major film nominations....
17:36, 2019-12-09

'Parasite' invades Oscars race with stunning SAG award win 'Parasite' shocked the Screen Actors Guild Awards by landing the night's top prize, a historic win which thrusts the South Korean black comedy into O...
07:24, 2020-01-20

With less than 50 days until the Oscars, here are the films and actors leading the race Who is in the running? And who is pulling ahead? We've put together a handy list of all the major nominations and awards given out so far.  ...
22:32, 2019-12-24

Wes Studi, David Lynch to receive honorary Oscars The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it will present filmmakers David Lynch and Lina Wertmüller, and actor Wes Studi, with honorary O...
13:56, 2019-06-05

Oscars 2020: Last year’s top winners announced as first presenters The 2020 Oscars nixed finding a host for the second year in a row, but they’ve booked a bunch of A-list Oscar winners as presenters to give the show ...
20:32, 2020-01-21

Stephen King says the Oscars are "rigged for white people" in new op-ed Stephen King, whose name will flood our streamers and cinemas forevermore, drew the ire of many earlier this month when he fired off a poorly-worded ...
18:36, 2020-01-27

Oscars 2020: Joker leads pack with 11 nominations The comic book origin story is up for best film, best director and best actor for Joaquin Phoenix....
17:04, 2020-01-13

Glenn Weiss to direct Oscars telecast for the fifth time Glenn Weiss has agreed to direct the Oscars telecast for a fifth time, show producers Lynette Howell Taylor and Stephanie Allain announced....
16:20, 2020-01-08

Oscars 2020: 9 snubs, surprises and snippets you may have missed The row about representation in Hollywood is reignited, and there are some high-profile omissions....
18:52, 2020-01-13

Adam Sandler Has the Best Reaction to His 2020 Oscars Snub No nomination? No problem! Leave it to Adam Sandler to make his 2020 Oscars snub the funniest thing to happen so far this year. On Monday morning, th...
19:00, 2020-01-13

Oscars Once Again Slammed for 2020 Nominees' Lack of Diversity Once again, the newly announced Academy Award nominations have people tweeting #OscarsSoWhite. On Monday morning, the 2020 contenders were officially...
19:44, 2020-01-13

2020 Oscars: Bradley Cooper Is Once Again Nominated for Best Picture Bradley Cooper is once again an Academy Award nominee. While the 45-year-old star has received several acting nominations for the Oscars over the yea...
19:44, 2020-01-13

Netflix had a dismal night at the Golden Globes, but could still win big at the Oscars Netflix Netflix took home only one movie award during Sunday's Golden Globes despite leading the nominations. But its Oscar contenders this year, fro...
16:24, 2020-01-06

Emmy Awards will go hostless in 2019, echoing Oscars Echoing the Oscars, Fox says 71st Primetime Emmy Awards won't have a host.        ...
21:52, 2019-08-07

Issa Rae's 'Congratulations to those men' quip sums up Oscars frustration With just four words, Issa Rae struck a nerve on Monday while announcing the best director nominations for the 92nd Oscars....
17:12, 2020-01-13

Oscars 2020: Heller and Hanks on A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Tom Hanks is nominated for an Oscar for his latest film but director Marielle Heller has missed out....
02:44, 2020-01-14

Oscars 2020: Ceremony will have 'stars and surprises' but no host The ceremony will repeat 2019's "successful formula" of big names presenting awards, Academy says....
12:20, 2020-01-09

The Oscars are just a month away! Here are the films and actors leading the race Who is in the running for Oscars? And who is pulling ahead? We've put together a handy list of all the major nominations and awards given out so far....
01:24, 2020-01-07

Oscars 2020: The Academy Awards Will Be Host-Less This Year Too "It will have huge entertainment values, big musical numbers, comedy and star power," said ABC spokeswoman...
17:08, 2020-01-10

Oscars 2020 front-runners as nominations set to be revealed It's the biggest event in showbiz, where Hollywood stars shine and acting careers are made....
09:20, 2020-01-13

Oscars 2020: Joker leads field with 11 nominations The comic book origin story is up for best film, best director and best actor for Joaquin Phoenix....
16:32, 2020-01-13

Lady Gaga: 'We mapped out Oscars performance to look like love' Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's Oscars performance earlier in the year set plenty of rumours in motion, after they sang an emotional version of Shallo...
18:16, 2019-11-06

Oscars 2020: Ten things we spotted in the class photo The annual Academy Awards luncheon had all the quirks and questionable outfits you could ask for....
10:52, 2020-01-28

Lizzie McGuire and More: Relive Hilary Duff's Most Memorable Roles Over the Years Nearly two decades after first meeting her (and her animated innermost thoughts), Lizzie McGuire is about to return to TV screens. It's hard to belie...
16:24, 2020-01-12

Grave Goods Demand Gender Roles In Viking History To Be Rewritten. Or Do They? A Norwegian archaeologist, Marianne Moen, is making the big claim 'the past’ is incorrectly interpreted and that Viking Norway men’s and women’s cult...
20:36, 2019-06-28

Swedish Schools to Ditch Ancient History in Favor of Gender Roles A controversial new proposal might see Swedish state schools dropping history classes from the national education curriculum to make space for “postm...
20:20, 2019-09-28

Reports: Jack O’Connell, Jason Isaacs up for ‘Twisting My Melon’ roles "Unbroken" and "71" actor Jack O'Connell and "Star Trek: Discovery" and "Harry Potter" alum Jason Isaacs are in final talks to star in the Shaun Ryde...
19:52, 2019-09-06

Check Out (Marky) Mark Wahlberg's Funky & Fun Movie Roles Throughout the Last Two Decades Cheers to Marky Mark and his funky (and fun) bunch of movie roles! Today, Mark Wahlberg turns 48 years old and boy oh boy the man is just getting be...
17:40, 2019-06-05

Aspiring actress sheds incredible 7st after struggling to land theatre roles A budding actress showed off her weight loss transformation. The super-slimmer shed 7st after being inspired by Khloe Kardashian's 'Revenge Body' sho...
11:04, 2019-12-27

Comedy stars who got fit for action roles: Kumail Nanjiani, Chris Pratt and more Kumail Nanjiani went viral after sharing a major fitness transformation for Marvel's "The Eternals." These comedy stars also got fit for action roles...
17:08, 2019-12-17

Natascha McElhone, Bokeem Woodbine land roles in 'Halo' series Natascha McElhone and Bokeem Woodbine have signed on to star in the Showtime adaptation of the video game "Halo."...
17:16, 2019-08-03

Scheer to assign key roles in Tory caucus as questions mount over leadership Two people from Scheer's innermost circle — Hamish Marshall and Marc-Andre Leclerc — no longer have formal roles in guiding his political future....
00:16, 2019-11-28

'Shawshank Redemption' at 25: Why Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise pulled out of major roles Did you know Brad Pitt (and James Gandolfini) could have starred in "Shawshank Redemption"" Here's why both actors pulled out of the movie.  &#...
19:44, 2019-09-16

Watch: 'Detective Pikachu': Charizard, Evee audition for roles in new clip Ryan Reynolds has released a new comedic clip for his upcoming Pokemon film, "Detective Pikachu," on social media....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Ballet star Precious Adams on balancing roles with being a role model Rising star of English ballet Precious Adams on unwittingly opening up a debate around colourism....
03:04, 2019-10-17

Aston Martin trio confirmed for roles in new James Bond film News 20 Jun, 2019 A trio of Aston Martin's, including the new Valhalla hypercar, will feature in the upcoming unnamed James Bond f...
20:16, 2019-06-20

Harry Winks has England and Tottenham starting roles in his sights for 2020 Harry Winks will attempt to stake his claim for club and country when the out-of-favour Tottenham midfielder starts once more for England on Sunday....
10:12, 2019-11-17

Latino actors make up 4.5% of speaking roles in Hollywood, study finds New study examining representation in the top 100 films from the last decade shows community is largely ignored on the big screenA new report has fou...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard: See will create more roles for blind actors Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard have told Sky News they believe their new series See will pave the way for more roles for blind actors on screen....
06:08, 2019-10-31

Rachel Brosnahan says she was told early in her career to change her look if she wanted roles Rachel Brosnahan has opened up about the pressures she faced in Hollywood to change her look....
05:36, 2019-12-20

Cate Blanchett Is 50! Look Back at All Her Iconic Roles From Elizabeth to Ocean's Eight to Celebrate Today is Cate Blanchett's birthday so we've renamed it Cate Blanchett Day! It has a nice ring to it, don't you think? The Oscar-winning actress is b...
18:00, 2019-05-14

Duchess Meghan attends Trooping the Colour after skipping Trump visit, Prince Louis makes balcony debut Just a month after giving birth to her first child, Duchess Meghan stepped out to celebrate the Trooping the Colour parade.     ...
16:48, 2019-06-08

Our type on paper: the Love Island villa 2018 in Mallorca is a riot of colour, boudoir touches and flamingoes. Here's how to get the look Love Island returns to ITV for its fourth series this June. The 2018 villa is a riot of blue, pink and orange, with plenty of pineapples and flamingo...
12:28, 2019-05-31

Prince Louis wins hearts as he waves to crowds during Trooping the Colour flypast to mark Queen's birthday Prince Louis won hearts across the nation as he waved excitedly from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during a flypast to mark the Queen's official b...
15:16, 2019-06-08

Germany's surprising pick for the 2020 Oscars: 'System Crasher' A courageous decision for a courageous film: Nora Fingscheidt's debut film "System Crasher" has been selected to represent Germany at the 2020 Academ...
17:44, 2019-08-22

Rami Malek, Olivia Colman and More Set to Present at the 2020 Oscars Awards season is in full swing! We're only weeks out from the biggest night in the entertainment industry. The 2020 Oscars will take place in Los Ang...
22:40, 2020-01-21

'Joker,' 'The Irishman' and 'Marriage Story' Sweep Oscars Nominations Actors John Cho and Issa Rae appeared live at the Dolby Theater Monday morning to make the much anticipated announcement....
16:52, 2020-01-13

Tiffany Haddish Would Host the 2020 Oscars Under One Important Condition She ready! Tiffany Haddish is making her bid for hosting the 2020 Oscars. During Sunday night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, th...
14:28, 2019-12-02

Oscars 2020: Snubs and surprises from Jennifer Lopez to ‘Frozen 2’ After reading the list of nominees, presenter Issa Rae said, "Congratulations to those men."...
17:04, 2020-01-13

Geena Davis, David Lynch to receive honorary Oscars The actress and director will be among four to receive special honors at the Academy's 11th Annual Governors Awards in October....
18:44, 2019-06-04

Jennifer Lopez gets emotional hearing 'Hustlers' Oscars buzz Jennifer Lopez teared up when asked about the Oscar buzz surrounding her role in "Hustlers."...
16:16, 2019-09-11

Oscars organisers decide against rule changes to restrict streaming films The body behind the Oscars decides not to tighten the rules for films made by streaming services....
12:32, 2019-04-24

Stephen King says Oscars are ‘rigged in favor of white people’ Someone give this guy an Oscar for flip-flopping. Less than two weeks after appearing to poo-poo the need for dedicated diversity efforts when it com...
19:40, 2020-01-27

Kevin Hart says he’s out as Oscars host after outrage over homophobic tweets As the social media missives began circulating, it appears that some of them have since been deleted....
23:28, 2020-01-24

Issa Rae Reacts to Her Viral "Those Men" Moment at Oscars Nominations Announcement Congratulations to this woman! During the 2020 Oscar Nominations announcement on Monday morning, actors Issa Rae and John Cho had a fun time introduc...
00:48, 2020-01-16

Netflix shown love from the Golden Globes, hoping the Oscars come next The path to movie glory at the Golden Globes runs through your TV, with Netflix landing four out of 10 major film nominations....
23:28, 2019-12-09

Reliving the Completely Wild and Totally Surreal 2000 Oscars The first Oscars of the new millennium shocked with crime, scandal and Robin Williams dancing in a “South Park” chorus line...
15:28, 2019-12-26

Oscars go green with plant-based menus, no plastic bottles Food at this year's Oscar events will be almost entirely plant-based, the Academy of Motion Pictures said on Monday, in line with other celebrity din...
21:12, 2020-01-27

Oscars 2020 Nominations: Jennifer Lopez, Beyoncé and More Snubbed This morning, some stars woke up to a milestone moment: an Oscar nomination. In honor of the 2020 Oscars in February, the nominations were announced ...
16:08, 2020-01-13

Relive Brad Pitt First Oscars Appearance With Ex Gwyneth Paltrow Brad Pitt is no stranger to the Oscars' guest list. A frequent guest of the coveted award show, the Golden Globe winner will be in attendance at the ...
16:08, 2020-01-13

Oscars a Little Less White? The Academy Invites New Members to Class of 2019 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently announced its class of 2019 and the winner is…Wakanda! Well, one of the winners, that is....
18:20, 2019-07-02

Geena Davis' first Oscars memory is as relatable as it gets: 'I got a plate of spaghetti' Before Geena Davis first went to the Oscars 30 years ago, she dug into a plate of spaghetti. But then she made the mistake of turning on the TV. ...
06:20, 2019-10-24

Stephen King says Oscars are rigged in favor of white people Someone give this guy an Oscar for flip-flopping. Less than two weeks after appearing to poo-poo the need for dedicated diversity efforts when it com...
20:12, 2020-01-27

Issa Rae Shades the 2020 Oscars Following Female Directors Snub This sounds familiar. On Monday, Issa Rae and John Cho announced the nominees for the 2020 Oscars, which noticeably left out female directors. Making...
16:08, 2020-01-13

Elizabeth Taylor's Oscars dress among her items heading to auction A gown worn to the 1974 Academy Awards and more than 1,200 other items from the life of late actress Elizabeth Taylor will be offered for sale at an ...
15:32, 2019-07-03

Oscars: Scarlett In Race For Best Actress, Joaquin Phoenix For Best Actor The list of nominations for the Academy Awards was announced on Monday evening.Scarlett Johansson, Renee Zellweger, Charlize Theron are in race for b...
15:52, 2020-01-13

Brad Pitt Says His Oscars 2020 Date Could Be This Lucky Celebrity Brad Pitt has been having a great awards season. In his 2020 SAG Awards speech, he revealed on Tinder. In his 2020 Golden Globes speech, he joked abo...
16:40, 2020-01-23

‘Joker,’ explained: How the movie went from divisive debut to Oscars darling The Joaquin Phoenix movie earned 11 Academy Award nominations Monday, distancing itself from the doubters....
20:32, 2020-01-13

Oscars: After debate, Netflix films not limited by new Academy rules The Oscars have tweaked a few rules, but not any that would limit the eligibility of Netflix films at the 2020 Academy Awards.    ...
20:28, 2019-04-24

Netflix, streaming services win Oscars cinema rule battle In a win for Netflix, Amazon and other internet streaming services, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted not to change its rules...
10:12, 2019-04-24

Absence of China a 'loss' at Chinese-language 'Oscars' in Taiwan The absence of China was a "loss" at this year's Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-speaking world's version of the Oscars, director Ang Lee said on Sa...
03:04, 2019-11-24

Kobe Bryant's life in pictures: From high school to the NBA to the Oscars One of the greatest basketball stars of all time, Kobe Bryant was an NBA legend who lifted the trophy five times throughout his illustrious 20-year c...
05:16, 2020-01-27

Stephen King faces backlash over comments on Oscars diversity Ava DuVernay and Roxane Gay criticized author after he said he ‘would never consider diversity in matters of art’In yet another year of Oscar nominat...
23:08, 2020-01-14

Roman Polanski sues Oscars Academy after 2018 expulsion The director admitted unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl in 1977 and was expelled from the Academy last year....
11:12, 2019-04-23

Kevin Hart's New Netflix Series Will Tackle Oscars Controversy Kevin Hart is putting his life on display this holiday season. The comic, who had no shortage of headlines in the last year, had cameras following hi...
17:32, 2019-11-19

Famous Voices Take Center Stage at Italy’s ‘Dubbing Oscars’ In Rome, a glitzy ceremony celebrated the stars of an industry, which may be the best in the world but is often dismissed and overstretched....
19:48, 2019-11-22

Oscars 2020: Best Supporting Actress is Laura Dern’s to lose This week, the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards established clear front-runners in the acting categories at the upcoming Academy Awards. But with two...
20:52, 2020-01-23

Oscars 2020: A List Of Snubs, Topped By Jennifer Lopez Oscars 2020: This will once again be a year of #OscarsSoWhite - there are only two spots of colour in the acting categories...
10:56, 2020-01-14

David Lynch and Geena Davis to receive honorary Oscars Today, the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences—“The Academy” to its friends—announced a batch of recipients for honorary Oscars that will be ...
11:36, 2019-06-04

Stephen King criticised over 'painful' Oscars diversity comments Stephen King has come under fire after saying the issue of diversity should not be a factor for Oscar voters....
12:12, 2020-01-15

Reaction to British royals Harry and Meghan stepping back from senior roles Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back from senior roles in Britain's royal family and spend more time in North America, they have announced...
06:16, 2020-01-09

UK's Prince Harry and wife Meghan to "step back" from senior royal roles Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth's grandson, said on Wednesday that he and his wife Meghan planned to step back from their roles as senior members of Br...
22:28, 2020-01-08

‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’ brings positive Latino roles to the big screen Actors Isabela Moner and Eugenio Derbez know the "Dora the Explorer" film adaptation explores largely uncharted territory for Latino representation i...
01:36, 2019-08-09

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin step back from top roles Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping back from the day-to-day running of Google's parent company....
08:24, 2019-12-04

Yale's Sonnenfeld: Boeing's decision to split CEO, chairman roles is a good move Boeing's board removed CEO Dennis Muilenburg as chairman so he can focus on running the company after the Boeing 737 Max crisis. Jeff Sonnenfeld...
15:08, 2019-10-14

Run, Tom Hanks, Run! Celebrate the Legendary Star's Birthday By Reliving All of His Iconic Film Roles There might not be any crying in baseball, but don't worry because you've always got a friend in me...and Tom Hanks! The actor who yelled at the Roc...
17:12, 2019-07-09

Henry Cavill reveals he lost out on James Bond and 'Twilight' roles: 'It helps me get better' Henry Cavill made a name for himself playing DC comics superhero Superman in three blockbuster films but before landing the part of the Kryptonian al...
22:00, 2019-11-19

Why roles like chief whip, house leader will be more important in Trudeau’s minority government As Justin Trudeau settles on his choices for his new cabinet this week, he'll also need to consider the often unsung roles in the House of Commons th...
23:16, 2019-11-17

‘The Haunting of Hill House’ season 2 will bring back original actors in new roles The Haunting of Hill House was one of the most surprising, exciting, and horrifying Netflix releases last fall, and the streaming giant is already wo...
05:44, 2019-07-17

Maggie Smith says her 'Harry Potter' and 'Downton Abbey' roles weren't 'satisfying' Maggie Smith is best known for "Downton Abbey" and the "Harry Potter" films, but if you ask the English titan, those roles weren't too "satisfying." ...
01:00, 2019-12-06

Happy Birthday, Chris Hemsworth! From Thor to Bad Times at the El Royale, Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? By Odin's beard! Chris Hemsworth is turning 36 today and if you went to the movies at all over the last year, there's no doubt the actor was on your...
17:32, 2019-08-11

Spanish court jails nine Catalan leaders for roles in 2017 independence referendum Nine Catalan separatist leaders were today jailed for between nine and 13 years for sedition over their role in the region's 2017 failed bid for inde...
10:56, 2019-10-14

UK royals Harry and Meghan step back from senior roles in surprise move Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will step back from senior roles in Britain's royal family and spend more time in North America, they said on Wednes...
00:56, 2020-01-09

Red Dead Redemption 2 Online DLC update: Roles, character resets, pets, more coming soon Rockstar have announced that a big online update to Red Dead Redemption 2 is coming soon, with three new roles and brand new in-game content....
13:04, 2019-08-04

Chelsea set to appoint Claude Makelele as former players land roles in major reshuffle Claude Makelele is the latest former Chelsea player who is set to return to the club as part of a huge revamp at Stamford Bridge this summer....
11:48, 2019-06-18

The Chelsea loan trio set for senior roles next season amid Fifa transfer ban Chelsea loanees Kurt Zouma, Tammy Abraham and Ola Aina are the leading contenders to be included in the senior squad next season....
12:28, 2019-05-15

Suranne Jones: Straight actors unfairly criticised for taking LGBT roles Straight actors are singled out for criticism when playing LGBT roles despite being "just the face of the project," actress Suranne Jones has said....
06:28, 2019-05-14

Latino characters only make up 4.5 percent of Hollywood speaking roles, study finds Latinos make up 18% of the U.S. population and 24% of its frequent moviegoers, yet they rarely see themselves on movie screens.    &#...
19:24, 2019-08-26

The Internet Wants Issa Rae and John Cho to Host the 2020 Oscars After Nominations Announcement Will the 2020 Oscars have a change of heart about not having a host? On Monday morning, actors John Cho and Issa Rae announced the nominees for the 9...
16:08, 2020-01-13

In new op-ed, Stephen King writes that the Oscars are 'rigged in favor of the white folks' Stephen King continues to clarify a tweet about diversity and the Academy Awards, writing an op-ed about how the Oscars in rigged in favor of whites....
20:16, 2020-01-27

Donald Trump slams 'failed' Oscars ceremony at Texas rally: 'They came after us' President Donald Trump tore into the “failed” Academy Awards at a rally in Dallas, Texas Thursday....
16:48, 2019-10-18

Elton John, Cynthia Erivo, Idina Menzel and more to preform at Oscars The singers from five Oscar-nominated songs will reprise their performances live at next month's Academy Awards....
01:08, 2020-01-24

Cynthia Erivo, Elton John, Idina Menzel to perform at the Oscars Cynthia Erivo, Elton John and Idina Menzel are confirmed as singers for next month's Oscars ceremony honoring excellence in film....
17:20, 2020-01-25

Elton John, Cynthia Erivo, Idina Menzel and more to perform at Oscars The singers from five Oscar-nominated songs will reprise their performances live at next month's Academy Awards....
02:32, 2020-01-24

Lynette Howell Taylor, Stephanie Allain to produce the 92nd Oscars Lynette Howell Taylor and Stephanie Allain have been announced as the producers of the 92nd Oscars telecast on ABC....
18:20, 2019-11-16

The Oscars are a battle of tech and media giants with Hollywood at a tipping point This year's best picture award is a true toss-up, with Disney Marvel's "Black Panther" and Netflix's "Roma" both having good shots....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Olivia Colman and Anthony Hopkins to have Oscars together in Florian Zeller’s The Father It has to be nice to have an Oscar, right? Not only is it the highest form of recognition in American cinematic acting—barring the fabled SuperOscar,...
05:12, 2019-05-03

The BAFTAs are a major Oscars predictor. Not a single actor of color was nominated. The hashtag #BAFTASSoWhite began circulating after the nominations were announced Tuesday....
19:44, 2020-01-07

Florence Pugh Celebrates Oscars Nomination With a Kiss From Zach Braff Florence Pugh is officially an Academy Award nominee. The star was nominated for Best Supporting Actress during the 2020 Oscar nominations on Monday ...
17:40, 2020-01-15

Kevin Hart admits he was 'immature' about Oscars scandal over anti-gay tweets Kevin Hart admitted to his faults in his new Netflix docu-series, “Kevin Hart: Don’t F―k This Up."...
17:44, 2019-12-31

Taylor Swift stuns at 'Cats' premiere hours after getting snubbed by Oscars Taylor Swift turned heads at Monday's "Cats" premiere in New York, hours after it was revealed she won't compete in the Oscars' best song category. &...
20:04, 2019-12-17

2020 Oscars: Bradley Cooper Is Once Again Nominated for Best Picture--And It's Not A Star Is Born Bradley Cooper is once again an Academy Award nominee. While the 45-year-old star has received several acting nominations for the Oscars over the yea...
17:44, 2020-01-13

Cynthia Erivo talks diversity after Stephen King's controversial Oscars take Celebrated horror author Stephen King stirred controversy on Twitter Tuesday for his comments on diversity following this year's Oscar nominations. &...
07:04, 2020-01-16

Kevin Hart's Don't F**k This Up Trailer Revisits Cheating Scandal and Oscars Controversy Kevin Hart is spilling all the tea he has. On Monday, the Jumanji star released the trailer for his upcoming Netflix documentary series, Kevin Hart: ...
20:36, 2019-12-16

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Oscars 2020: Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach Are the First Couple to Compete Against Each Other May the best partner win! When Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig started dating in 2011, who could have known that almost a decade later the immensely t...
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