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Montreal sound editor Sylvain Bellemare wins Oscar for Arrival

Monday  10:34,   27 february 2017
The Gazette

Montreal sound editor Sylvain Bellemare wins Oscar for ArrivalMontreal’s Sylvain Bellemare gave a shoutout to his home city and expressed his fondness for Quebec director Denis Villeneuve as he accepted the best sound editing Oscar on Sunday for his [...]

Ranked: The best, worst Oscar speeches

Monday  10:32,   27 february 2017
USA TODAY

Ranked: The best, worst Oscar speechesAt one of the wildest Oscars in history, here are the speeches that surprised, moved and bored[...]

A snafu for the ages tops Oscar's notable moments

Monday  10:32,   27 february 2017
MSN

Let's hope they all just went out and had a stiff drink together and laughed about it. As for us, forget everything that came before it — the political barbs and the calls for inclusiveness, the emotional crescendos and the floating cookies. The [...]

Review: What happened? Oscar host Kimmel was unflappable

Monday  09:36,   27 february 2017
MSN

NEW YORK - True, Jimmy Kimmel can't bring together a divided country. But for a few hours Sunday as host of the Oscars, he helped all within earshot laugh more than a little at the nation's current discord. What's more, he navigated the[...]

Iranian Director Blasts ‘Inhumane’ Travel Ban in Statement After Winning Oscar

Monday  09:36,   27 february 2017
Variety

Iranian Director Blasts ‘Inhumane’ Travel Ban in Statement After Winning OscarAsghar Farhadi, the Iranian filmmaker of “The Salesman” who won an Oscar Sunday night for best foreign-language film, couldn’t make it to the ceremony, but still managed[...]

Most Political Oscars Ever? Kimmel, Hollywood Call Out Trump

Monday  09:21,   27 february 2017
Variety

Most Political Oscars Ever? Kimmel, Hollywood Call Out TrumpPolitics was pervasive at this year’s Oscar telecast — Jimmy Kimmel’s monologue, acceptance speeches, even the reaction to the biggest flub in Academy[...]

What’s With All the Blue Ribbons on the Oscars Red Carpet?

Monday  09:21,   27 february 2017
Flare

Celebs at the Academy Awards are making a chic political statement by sporting blue ACLU ribbons on award[...]

Jimmy Kimmel Tweets at Donald Trump While on Oscars Stage: ‘U Up?’

Monday  08:52,   27 february 2017
People

Jimmy Kimmel is worried about our president. A couple of hours into the show, the host came out and said he was worried about the silent President Donald Trump. Although Trump tends to be vocal on Twitter about various pop culture events, the[...]

Cosby to ask judge for outside jury for criminal trial

Monday  08:00,   27 february 2017
MSN

NORRISTOWN, Pa. - Actor Bill Cosby is set to return to a Pennsylvania courtroom Monday to ask a judge to bring in outside jurors in his criminal sex assault case. The hearing comes after the trial judge Friday ruled that only one other accuser can[...]

Viola Davis wins supporting actress Oscar for 'Fences'

Monday  06:36,   27 february 2017
MSN

LOS ANGELES - Viola Davis needs to make room in her trophy case. She won the Oscar as best supporting actress for "Fences," a role she originated on Broadway seven years ago for which she won a Tony Award. Davis played long-suffering Rose[...]

Trump on the mind at the Oscars in jokes, protest

Monday  06:36,   27 february 2017
MSN

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump was on people's minds — if not on everyone's lips — at the Oscars on Sunday night. He was the subject of a protest non-appearance by an Academy Award-winning director, an oblique introduction by last[...]

Viola Davis Just Became The First Black Actor To Win An Oscar, Emmy And Tony

Monday  06:36,   27 february 2017
The Huffington Post

When Viola Davis walked onstage at the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday to accept her award for Best Supporting Actress, she also vaulted herself into one of the most prestigious acting clubs in the world. With the win for her work in the 2016 film[...]

Clark Gregg Remembers His Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Costar Bill Paxton: ‘He Was like a Brother to Me’

Monday  06:35,   27 february 2017
People

Bill xonxton is being remembered by more loving costars. Clark Gregg, who worked with Bill Paxton on the Marvel show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., tells PEOPLE that the late actor was the type of guy to befriend everyone — and mean it. “We just hit it off [...]

Justin Timberlake and Ryan Gosling Add a Little Magic to the Oscars with an Adorable Mickey Mouse Club Reunion

Monday  06:35,   27 february 2017
People

The Academy Awards just got a dose of Disney magic. Ryan Gosling and Justin Timberlake had a Mickey Mouse Club reunion at the Oscars on Sunday night — and yes, it was what dreams are made of. After Timberlake opened the show with his Oscar-nominated [...]

‘Suicide Squad’ Won an Oscar and Twitter Is Sputtering in Disbelief

Monday  06:35,   27 february 2017
TheWrap

Twitter isn’t happy the widely panned movie has one of Hollywood’s top honors"Suicide Squad" is now an Oscar-winning film after picking up Best Makeup at the 2017 Academy Awards, and Twitter is not especially[...]