• The 5 best and worst moments from the 2016 Oscars

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    Chris Rock nailed the opening monologue with a skillful mix of social commentary and humour about racism in Hollywood, and issue that has dominated debates this awards season. "I feel there is a ticking clock out there". It is the fourth Oscar for Inarritu, having won best director , best original screenplay (as co-writer) and best picture (as producer) for Birdman in 2015.
  • Has Leonardo DiCaprio won an Oscar?

    Has Leonardo DiCaprio won an Oscar?

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    And if you thought watching him accept the award was good, we have a treat for you ...because there's a video of him actually getting the trophy engraved! Leo finally won the Best Actor Oscar on Sunday for his performance in Alejandro G .
  • The 2016 Academy Awards

    The 2016 Academy Awards

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    But my hunch is that " The Revenant " will beat out " Spotlight " and " The Big Short ". Rock said he deliberated over joining the Oscars boycott and bowing out as host, but concluded: "The last thing I need is to lose another job to Kevin Hart".
  • Khloe Kardashian Accused Of Photoshopping Six-Pack Selfie

    Khloe Kardashian Accused Of Photoshopping Six-Pack Selfie

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    Making things even more suspicious: she pulled the photo down entirely after she was called out. She's also a big fan of channeling negative energy into workout energy! Her followers were having none of it, calling out the photo shop blunder and demanding the reality star posted the unedited image.
  • Oscars 2016 In Memoriam Tribute with Dave Grohl

    Oscars 2016 In Memoriam Tribute with Dave Grohl

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    The Grammys people are known for omitting pretty much every notable hard "n" heavy musician who passed away in recent years from their In Memoriam segment, and it now turned out that even Lemmy wasn't meant to receive a tribute at this year's ceremony.
  • Oscars 2016: Chris Rock makes a splash with opening monologue

    Oscars 2016: Chris Rock makes a splash with opening monologue

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    The ceremony's top award, Best Picture , can sometimes be the surprise on the night, but 50% of our voters think that The Revenant should win the award. A chorus of academy members challenged the reforms. While some have applauded the move, others have argued that changing the racial makeup of the academy isn't as necessary as convincing movie studios to make more films with diverse casts.
  • What TV channel are the Oscars (Academy Awards 2016) on tonight?

    What TV channel are the Oscars (Academy Awards 2016) on tonight?

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    Asked about his perspective on the Oscars , he said: "I just see lots of legs". Rock immediately launched into the topic Sunday at the Dolby Theatre . Best supporting actress went Alicia Vikander for the transgender pioneer tale " The Danish Girl ". Critics said the awards show, with its second consecutive year of all-white acting nominees, has come to embody a diversity crisis in the entertainment industry.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio for Best Actor Win at 2016 Oscars

    Leonardo DiCaprio for Best Actor Win at 2016 Oscars

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    Oscar handicappers have kept a close eye on the nominees , and the major categories have their front-runners. The Best Actress category is similarly more tied up than its supporting counterpart, though not quite as tightly as on the Best Actor side with Leo.
  • Official Oscars 2016 Drinking Game: Top Games & Rules

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    While #OscarsSoWhite has been a hot hashtag since the all-white roster of acting nominees was first announced weeks ago, #blackout in connection with the Oscars appears to be new , though what Rock may mean by tweeting it is anyone's guess - at least, at this point.
  • Oscars 2016: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy and Disney should win awards

    Oscars 2016: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy and Disney should win awards

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    Also nominated is Jennifer Lawrence, who is seeking her second best-actress Oscar for her work as a budding entrepreneur in " Joy ". Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Garner, Ryan Gosling, Kevin Hart, Kerry Washington, and Reese Witherspoon are just a few of the celebrities who will be up on stage presenting awards on Sunday night.
  • What Time Do the 2016 Oscars Start?

    What Time Do the 2016 Oscars Start?

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    Those in India can catch the show live at the wee hours of the morning at 5:30 am on Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD. Viewers can tune in to ABC on their television or live-stream the event on ABC .com. Winslet's Best Supporting Actress nod was one of just two Oscar nominations for Steve Jobs; the other a Best Actor nomination of Michael Fassbender.
  • Kanye West's new limited-release album is a massive Pirate Bay hit

    Kanye West's new limited-release album is a massive Pirate Bay hit

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    Tidal has been criticized for charging $19.99 per month subscription, compared with $9.99 offered by some of its rivals including Spotify and Apple Music. You can't buy Kanye's new album at all, you can only stream it from Tidal . What's more, Tidal has been refunding customers who pre-paid as much as $20 for a download of the album (West nixed downloads at the last second) that they will not receive.
  • Climate change map shows regions to be hit the hardest

    Climate change map shows regions to be hit the hardest

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    He further mentions that over the last 14 years these areas have shown great sensitivity to climate variability, with amplified responses over time. Called  the Vegetation Sensitivity Index  (SV), the metric allows a more quantifiable response to climate change challenges and how sensitive different ecosystems are to short-term climate anomalies.
  • Captain America: Civil War to Have 'Controversial' Ending

    Captain America: Civil War to Have 'Controversial' Ending

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    In a recent Q&A with  Collider , Anthony and Joe Russo revealed that studio politics are the real reason we haven't seen Tom Holland in his Spider-Man costume yet.   In " Captain America: Civil War ", Paltrow joins a cast that includes Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Scarlett Johansson, Chadwick Boseman, Elizabeth Olsen, Emily Van Camp, Daniel Bruhl, Don Cheadle, Frank Grillo, Jeremy Renner, Paul Bettany, Paul Rudd, Martin Freeman and William Hurt.
  • Star Wars Episode 8, new set photos hint at Naboo

    Star Wars Episode 8, new set photos hint at Naboo

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    Abrams opted for complex props that help actors during shooting, rather than relying exclusively on green screens. Showing off her dog Gary Fisher, the iconic actress revealed the secret working title of the movie and its unique logo. And if Scrubs really has predicted the future, then that means Star Wars: Episode VIII could feature a showdown between Luke and Kylo - which could well end up with someone in the hospital.
  • Tony Burton Dead - 'Rocky' Actor Dies at 78

    Tony Burton Dead - 'Rocky' Actor Dies at 78

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    His last major film was 2006's "Rocky Balboa", in which he prepares the almost 60-year-old  Rocky Balboa  character played by Stallone for an exhibition against the current champion, telling Balboa to "bring some hurtin' bombs". Unfortunately, he just missed his chance to watch the film on DVD or Blu-ray;  Creed's  home release is this Tuesday, five days after  Tony Burton's  untimely passing.
  • Rocky actor Tony Burton dies aged 78 after long battle with illness

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    Tony Burton, whose character trained both Apollo Creed and Rocky Balboa in the " Rocky " franchise, has died. Carl Weathers, who played the role of Apollo Creed, posted his condolences on Twitter . in 1988. Whenever he would come home (to Flint) other people would just come over'. Burton, a graduate of Flint Northern High School in 1955, played football and baseball before turning his attention to the ring.
  • Ashley Graham announced as Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2016 cover model

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    Thanks to model Ashley Graham, this year's cover has made history as the first to feature a plus-size woman since the annual edition started in 1964. Graham has been enjoying the recent attention (I personally think she looks like Eva Mendes after a few good meals), who posted the cover to her Instagram recently, captioning it with "Truly speechless!!!" Sports Illustrated is certainly one of those publications.
  • Rise of affordable electric vehicles concerns oil industry

    Rise of affordable electric vehicles concerns oil industry

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    Sales of electric cars will hit 41 million, or a third of the market by 2040, Bloomberg said. However, if crude oil prices were to fall to $20 and remain there, it would delay mass EV adoption only to the early 2030s, according to Salim Morsy, a senior analyst and author of Bloomberg's study.