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Entertaiment Frances McDormand wins best actress Oscar for 'Three Billboards'
Author: 0 Frances McDormand wins best actress Oscar for 'Three Billboards'

This year's best actress nominees were Sally Hawkins for The Shape of Water , Margot Robbie for I, Tonya , Saoirse Ronan for Lady Bird , and Meryl Streep for The Post . "The real goal is to counter bias in the auditioning and casting process", she said, explaining that the contract could also stipulate that if the film ultimately failed to meet the requirements, the distributor would have to pay a "penalty" to a fund that supports female directors and other underrepresented groups.

Entertaiment Oscars 2018: Jordan Peele bags Best Original Screenplay for 'Get Out'
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: Jordan Peele bags Best Original Screenplay for 'Get Out'

Peele's win comes amid a years-long wave of change at the Oscars and in Hollywood in general as creators and fans alike pushed for greater diversity in the industry through campaigns like #OscarsSoWhite, #AskHerMore and #TimesUp. His upcoming projects include "The Last O.G.", a TV comedy series starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish. He acknowledged his win was a heady experience for a young man who once contemplated abandoning his dreams of a film career.

Entertaiment 'The Shape of Water' wins best picture Oscar
Author: 0 'The Shape of Water' wins best picture Oscar

Del Toro, 53, is known for making both mainstream action movies like "Hellboy" and offbeat dark fantasies like " Pan's Labyrinth . "The Shape of Water" has been celebrated as a visual feast about a woman who falls in love with a unusual amphibious creature.

Entertaiment 90th Oscars J Law's Wine Night ... Behind the Scenes
Author: 0 90th Oscars J Law's Wine Night ... Behind the Scenes

While holding her chilled glass of white wine, the " Red Sparrow " actress gracefully climbed over multiple rows of seats at the Dolby Theater - without a single spill. The " Red Sparrow " actress then detailed one particular trip overseas with her friends when Gail made an unexpected appearance, and ended up eating worms and jumping into shark-infested waters.

Entertaiment 'House of Cards': First Trailer Without Kevin Spacey Drops During Oscars
Author: 0 'House of Cards': First Trailer Without Kevin Spacey Drops During Oscars

Check out the newly released teaser for the final season of House of Cards starring Robin Wright . The previous season of the Netflix political thriller had set up Wright's character, the new President Underwood, to be the show's star months before news broke of sexual misconduct allegations against Spacey, which ultimately led to his firing from the show.

Entertaiment Who Is Daniela Vega, The First Transgender Oscars Presenter?
Author: 0 Who Is Daniela Vega, The First Transgender Oscars Presenter?

Marina ( Daniela Vega ) is a happy, transgender woman in a relationship with Orlando ( Francisco Reyes ), a much older man. In a January interview with Indiewire , Lelio said that he wrote the film after meeting Vega and with her in mind. "Thank you so much, this is an fantastic gift", said Lelio, adding: "I want to thank the cast of the film, especially the brilliant actor Francisco Reyes and the inspiration for this movie , Daniela Vega ".

Author: 0 Khloé Kardashian reveals the sex of her baby

She added: 'Everyone says you feel what you're having and I felt like I was having a boy LOL it's a complete scam that you feel that you're having LOL only God knows what he's doing. Khloe later said she was so shocked simply because she was "convinced" she was having a boy. "I just was convinced that I was having a boy, so to be having a girl it's just like, 'OK that wasn't what I thought was going on'".

Entertaiment Allison Janney wins best supporting actress Oscar for I, Tonya
Author: 0 Allison Janney wins best supporting actress Oscar for I, Tonya

In past interviews, Janney has spoken about her sibling's long struggle with addiction that led to his suicide and inspired her to take a role in CBS's " Mom " as a mother who herself is an addict. "You're a brilliant writer". She also supplied the voice of the pink starfish Peach in the Pixar animated adventure "Finding Dory", that year's largest-grossing movie, and appeared in two of 2015's biggest hits, the live-action caper "Spy" and animated comedy "Minions".

Entertaiment Oscars: Disney debuts first look at 'Mary Poppins Returns'
Author: 0 Oscars: Disney debuts first look at 'Mary Poppins Returns'

Most of the trailer shows us Edwardian London in the early 1900s, when the movie is set, and things look pretty miserable before Mary Poppins shows up. She helps the children, who are played by Pixie Davies , Nathanael Saleh and Joel Dawson , rediscover the joy and wonder that is missing in their lives.

Entertaiment Tiffany Haddish Honors Her Eritrean Father at the Oscars
Author: 0 Tiffany Haddish Honors Her Eritrean Father at the Oscars

Tiffany Haddish continued her ascent to the top of Hollywood on this year's Oscars red carpet , where she linked up with Meryl Streep . "I wanted to look like an Eritrean princess", said the Girl's Trip star of her ivory strapless gown with black and gold diamond pattern up the dress and across the neckline and hem.

Entertaiment The Best Dressed Men At The 90th Academy Awards (aka The Oscars)
Author: 0 The Best Dressed Men At The 90th Academy Awards (aka The Oscars)

Sam beat out his co-star Woody Harrleson , as well as The Florida Project's Willem Dafoe , The Shape of Water's Richard Jenkins , and All the Money in the World's Christopher Plummer . The Oscar win essentially completes Rockwell's sweep of awards season. Rockwell previously won the Best Supporting Actor award at BAFTA , the Golden Globes and the Screen Actors Guild Awards , cementing himself as the frontrunner to eventually win the Oscar.

Entertaiment Disney donating $1M from 'Black Panther' to Boys & Girls Clubs
Author: 0 Disney donating $1M from 'Black Panther' to Boys & Girls Clubs

The newest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is still a fair distance away from supplanting Marvel's The Avengers ($623 million) as the highest-grossing MCU film domestically. The cast also includes Elisabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio, Camila Morrone, Dean Norris and Mike Epps. According to Disney, the movie is estimated to bring in $218 million domestically.

Entertaiment Rita Moreno Wore Her Same Oscar Dress From 1962
Author: 0 Rita Moreno Wore Her Same Oscar Dress From 1962

Admitting that she never thought she would win, she said: "I thought Judy Garland would [win]". "I had no idea that I was going to win", she said. Mostly I wish I had accepted on behalf of my people. Jimmy explained: "Everything everyone says gets attacked at all times". "Yes, It's true! See you all on the #RedCarpet soon!" While Ryan Seacrest mentioned that he couldn't believe how well it has preserved after all these years, Moreno was just as surprised.

Entertaiment 'Get Out' earns top honor at Independent Spirit Awards
Author: 0 'Get Out' earns top honor at Independent Spirit Awards

The 33rd Film Independent Spirit Awards will air live on IFC and on Facebook Watch this Saturday, starting at 5 PM ET/2 PM PT. Set in 1980s Italy and starring Armie Hammer opposite Chalamet, it tells the story of 17-year-old Elio as he begins a relationship with his father's American research assistant, Oliver.

Entertaiment Barbra Streisand Breaks Silence on Dog Cloning
Author: 0 Barbra Streisand Breaks Silence on Dog Cloning

Are the clones ideal mimics of their source dog - a rare curly-haired Coton de Tuléar - in every way? You can clone your favorite dog or cat. Is is a surreal journey into her decision-making process? Streisand's Times piece ― which revealed that DNA from Sammie's cheek and "tummy" skin produced not one but four clones ― sent readers into a black hole of questions about life, love, identity and what it all really means.

Entertaiment Celebs Pray for Rick Ross After Emergency Hospitalisation
Author: 0 Celebs Pray for Rick Ross After Emergency Hospitalisation

Elliott wrote: "I BELIEVE in the Power of Prayer". The publication went on to report that the 42-year-old - who has struggled with seizures in the past - was placed on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), which is a technique used to oxygenate the blood outside of the body before it's pumped back into the body, however Ross' family have largely denied this.

Author: 0 Donald Trump threatens tax on European cars in tariff row

On Thursday, Trump announced he would slap a 25-percent tariff on all imported steel and a 10-percent tariff on most aluminum imports, following his campaign promises to end trade practices he believes to be unfair to USA workers. In another tweet he said other countries, "laugh at what fools our leaders have been". The US Republican President, 71, fired the warning shot in a series of Twitter messages yesterday with Trump saying the European Union was taking the US "for fools".

Entertaiment INEC Uncovers 299 Aliens' Names In Voter Register
Author: 0 INEC Uncovers 299 Aliens' Names In Voter Register

The chairman said INEC would continue to deploy NIS personnel to registration centres to ensure that only Nigerians register to vote in elections. This was done on the basis of information received from the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS).

Entertaiment Can South Africa stop cycles of corruption?
Author: 0 Can South Africa stop cycles of corruption?

Zuma's former deputy Cyril Ramaphosa has since taken over as interim president and pledged to clean up the country's politics. "I will shortly initiate a dialogue with key stakeholders". AfriForum, an organisation that mostly represents white South Africans on issues like affirmative action, said foreign investments in South Africa will also not be safe should plans for land expropriation without compensation go ahead.

Entertaiment Rajinikanth's 2.0 Movie Teaser Leaked!
Author: 0 Rajinikanth's 2.0 Movie Teaser Leaked!

The teaser of 2.0, which was to be released in few weeks from now has been leaked on social media. Akshay Kumar starrer Robot 2.0: - Well, Pricy of movies are again on the news again and this time clips of 2.0 are got leaked online. Superstar Rajinikanth's " Kaala " teaser was released on Friday some ten hours ahead of the 'release time that was first announced by the producer.

Entertaiment United States weekly jobless claims drop to lowest level in five decades
Author: 0 United States weekly jobless claims drop to lowest level in five decades

Economists had been expecting claims of 226,000. Filings for jobless claims hit a near five-decade low last week, showing further signs of a tightening labor market. Initial jobless claims fell last week to a 48-year low. The four-week moving average of initial claims, viewed as a better measure of labor market trends as it irons out week-to-week volatility, fell 5,000 to 220,500 last week, also the lowest level since December 1969.

Entertaiment 'M*A*S*H' actor David Ogden Stiers dies at 75
Author: 0 'M*A*S*H' actor David Ogden Stiers dies at 75

Stiers's early credits include stage and screen roles in the early 1970s for The Magic Show , The Mary Tyler Moore Show , and Charlie's Angels . In 1984, Stiers took home a third Emmy nomination (in the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special category) for his performance as United States Olympic Committee founder William Milligan Sloane in the two-part NBC miniseries The First Olympics: Athens 1896 .

Entertaiment Chris Hemsworth in Talks to Star in 'Men in Black'
Author: 0 Chris Hemsworth in Talks to Star in 'Men in Black'

The " Thor " star is in talks to headline the planned "Men in Black" spinoff , according to The Hollywood Reporter . Iron Man writers Matt Holloway and Art Marcum are penning the script. Mainstream audiences had a peak of this talent when last year's Thor: Ragnarok hit theaters, and now it looks like Hemsworth is looking to take that skill to another franchise.

Entertaiment Winter Storm Riley Latest: Killer Bomb Cyclone Ravishes North East Coast
Author: 0 Winter Storm Riley Latest: Killer Bomb Cyclone Ravishes North East Coast

More than 387,000 people were still without power in MA, according to the state's Emergency Management Agency, after initial reports of 450,000 without electricity. We will probably need to close the usual roads during high tide (Ocean Ave., Pier Road, Dyke Road) and a few others. "Riley will be a Nor'easter with major impacts on many different scales across a large area", Tom Niziol, an expert on winter storms with the Weather Channel , told Business Insider in a statement.

Entertaiment Hubble Reveals Most Complete Picture Ever of an Alien Planet's Atmosphere
Author: 0 Hubble Reveals Most Complete Picture Ever of an Alien Planet's Atmosphere

An worldwide team of astronomers have used computer time of the Hubble space telescope to observe the star WASP-39, around which the exoplanet WASP-39b. The planet is named as WASP-39b which is situated at around 700 light-years away from earth. At that distance, the temperature of the planet is around 1,400 degrees Fahrenheit.

Entertaiment Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan Becomes Bollywood's Biggest Release In China
Author: 0 Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan Becomes Bollywood's Biggest Release In China

Friday $ 2.24 million [₹ 14.61 cr]. The film reportedly now has the third highest Bollywood opening at the Chinese box office, with films like " Dangal " and " Secret Superstar " in the lead. However, to the films' benefit, the Chinese market became more receptive to Indian films after the success of Dangal and Secret Superstar . According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, "Salman Khan's first release in China - #BajrangiBhaijaan - commences its innings with HEALTHY numbers".