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NBC News
Asian-American Representation in the Academy: Has Much Changed?Louie also made a Facebook post "thanking" Chris Rock and Sacha Baron Cohen. T
Asian-American Representation in the Academy: Has Much Changed?
NBC News / Posted 39 minutes ago
Louie also made a Facebook post "thanking" Chris Rock and Sacha Baron Cohen. The post in question pokes fun at this year's Academy Awards, which were hosted by Chris Rock. Following the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, some Asian viewers were offended... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Academy Tweaks Oscars Rules, Campaign RegulationsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued rule changes for the
Academy Tweaks Oscars Rules, Campaign Regulations
Houston Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued rule changes for the 89th Oscars and for Academy Awards campaigns. The changes were adopted by the AMPAS Board of Governors on Tuesday night at the same meeting at which it approved inviting... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
The Academy's Terrific New Membership List Faces Long-Term Problems (Analysisgoing to leave the Academy with a challenge when it comes to bolstering the dim
The Academy's Terrific New Membership List Faces Long-Term Problems (Analysis
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted an hour ago
going to leave the Academy with a challenge when it comes to bolstering the diminishing audience for the Academy Awards, its biggest money maker and part of its very raison d’etre. Pity the telecast negotiators who have to reach a... Read more
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Variety
Oscars: Academy Issues Rule Changes for Awards and Campaignsawards and Oscar campaigns. The Academy’s Board of Governors approved Oscars®
Oscars: Academy Issues Rule Changes for Awards and Campaigns
Variety / Posted an hour ago
awards and Oscar campaigns. The Academy’s Board of Governors approved Oscars® rules and campaign regulations for the 89th Academy Awards® at their most recent Board meeting (Tuesday night, 6/28). The most significant changes affect the Los Angeles... Read more
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Borger News-Herald
The great American novel, "Gone with the Wind" first published on this day 80 years agoto film and became an American classic and box office hit in 1939. It received
The great American novel, "Gone with the Wind" first published on this day 80 years ago
Borger News-Herald / Posted an hour ago
to film and became an American classic and box office hit in 1939. It received 13 Academy Award nominations and won 10 Academy Awards including Best Picture. Both the novel and film were immensely popular. When adjusted for monetary inflation,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Academy Tweaks Oscars Rules, Campaign RegulationsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued rule changes for the
Academy Tweaks Oscars Rules, Campaign Regulations
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued rule changes for the 89th Academy Awards and for Oscar campaigns. The changes were adopted by the AMPAS Board of Governors on Tuesday night at the same meeting at which it approved inviting... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs atten
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards nominee luncheon on February 8, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs atten
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards nominee luncheon on February 8, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Jane Fonda Puts an End to the Face vs. Ass Debatequeen on why she's happy she gained 8 lbs. By now, Jane Fonda is used to recei
Jane Fonda Puts an End to the Face vs. Ass Debate
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
queen on why she's happy she gained 8 lbs. By now, Jane Fonda is used to receiving compliments on acting (she has won two Academy Awards), fashion (The Cut recently dubbed her a "fashion icon"), and fitness (of course). But lately, the... Read more
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asianage
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta, Freida Pinto in Oscar’s Class of 2017per cent minorities. British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta, Freida Pinto in Oscar’s Class of 2017
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
per cent minorities. British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won the best documentary feature at this year’s Academy Awards for his work on jazz singer Amy Winehouse, also features in this year’s class of new members. The other... Read more
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asianage
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta, Freida Pinto in Oscar's Class of 2017per cent minorities. British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta, Freida Pinto in Oscar's Class of 2017
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
per cent minorities. British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won the best documentary feature at this year’s Academy Awards for his work on jazz singer Amy Winehouse, also features in this year’s class of new members. The other... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Academy Reveals Key Dates for 89th Oscarsprocess won't begin until Jan. 5. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scien
Academy Reveals Key Dates for 89th Oscars
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 hours ago
process won't begin until Jan. 5. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced its timetable for the 89th Academy Awards, and this season, Academy voters will have a little more time to consider the year-end rush of films before... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Academy Sets Dates for Oscar Nominations, VotingNominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be revealed on Tuesday, Jan. 24, t
Academy Sets Dates for Oscar Nominations, Voting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Nominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be revealed on Tuesday, Jan. 24, the Academy announced on Thursday. The date is later than the nominations have been for four years, and pushes the announcement of nominations until after the Golden Globe... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Academy Sets Dates for Oscar Nominations, VotingNominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be revealed on Tuesday, Jan. 24, t
Academy Sets Dates for Oscar Nominations, Voting
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
Nominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be revealed on Tuesday, Jan. 24, the Academy announced on Thursday. The date is later than the nominations have been for four years, and pushes the announcement of nominations until after the Golden Globe... Read more
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Variety
Academy Announces Dates for Oscar Nominations and VotingLuncheon Saturday, February 11, 2017 Scientific and Technical Awards Monday,
Academy Announces Dates for Oscar Nominations and Voting
Variety / Posted 4 hours ago
Luncheon Saturday, February 11, 2017 Scientific and Technical Awards Monday, February 13, 2017 Finals voting opens Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Finals voting closes Oscar Sunday, February 26, 2017 89th Academy Awards More to come…Fil... Read more
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CBS News
"Gone with the Wind" star turns 100 on July 1"The Snake Pit" and "To Each his Own." De Havilland and sister Joan Fontaine a
"Gone with the Wind" star turns 100 on July 1
CBS News / Posted 4 hours ago
"The Snake Pit" and "To Each his Own." De Havilland and sister Joan Fontaine are the only pair of siblings to have won Academy Awards in a lead acting category. A fierce rivalry between de Havilland and Fontaine led to a decades-long... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhiteAfter Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" a
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhite
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
After Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" amid the second consecutive #OscarsSoWhite controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made steps to diversify its portfolio. Academy President Cheryl... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Gone With The Wind published this day 80 years agodrives him away. Only then does Scarlett realize what she has lost... and decid
Gone With The Wind published this day 80 years ago
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 hours ago
drives him away. Only then does Scarlett realize what she has lost... and decide to win him back.” The move won eight Academy Awards and is arguably one of the greatest American films ever made. In 2015, a Henry County resident found pieces... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhiteAfter Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" a
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhite
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 hours ago
After Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" amid the second consecutive #OscarsSoWhite controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made steps to diversify its portfolio. Academy President Cheryl... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhiteAfter Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" a
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhite
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
After Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" amid the second consecutive #OscarsSoWhite controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made steps to diversify its portfolio. Academy President Cheryl... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhiteAfter Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" a
Film Academy Wants Women And People Of Color After #OscarsSoWhite
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
After Chris Rock called the Academy Awards the "White People's Choice Awards" amid the second consecutive #OscarsSoWhite controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences made steps to diversify its portfolio. Academy President Cheryl... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next yearAcademy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Pi
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next year
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 hours ago
Academy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday released a list of people it has invited to join its ranks. Almost half are women, with nearly as many being African-American,... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Idris Elba, Michael B. Jordan, John Boyega Join Academy After OscarsSoWhite BacklashBoth Elba's movie "Beasts of No Nation" and Jordan's "Creed" got rave reviews,
Idris Elba, Michael B. Jordan, John Boyega Join Academy After OscarsSoWhite Backlash
AceShowbiz / Posted 6 hours ago
Both Elba's movie "Beasts of No Nation" and Jordan's "Creed" got rave reviews, but the two main actors were snubbed at the Academy Awards. Meanwhile, Boyega who becomes the Academy's youngest member at 24 rose to stardom with his role in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next yearAcademy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Pi
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next year
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
Academy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday released a list of people it has invited to join its ranks. Almost half are women, with nearly as many being African-American,... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next yearAcademy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Pi
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next year
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
Academy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday released a list of people it has invited to join its ranks. Almost half are women, with nearly as many being African-American,... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next yearAcademy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Pi
Academy Awards will have more diverse voters next year
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 6 hours ago
Academy Awards voters will be more diverse this year. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday released a list of people it has invited to join its ranks. Almost half are women, with nearly as many being African-American,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissionsyear’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissions
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
year’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Animated Short at the Academy Awards this year. For filmmakers interested in submitting their short films, please submit on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissionsyear’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissions
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
year’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Animated Short at the Academy Awards this year. For filmmakers interested in submitting their short films, please submit on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael Fassbender to be honoured with award in Killarneybe inducted in recognition for his outstanding achievements in the film industr
Michael Fassbender to be honoured with award in Killarney
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 hours ago
be inducted in recognition for his outstanding achievements in the film industry, having been nominated previously for the Academy Awards, the Golden Globes, and the BAFTAs. Award: Michael will be honoured in Killarney this October |... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissionsyear’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissions
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
year’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Animated Short at the Academy Awards this year. For filmmakers interested in submitting their short films, please submit on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissionsyear’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to
ShortList Film Festival: Final Day For Submissions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
year’s double winner of the Audience and Jury prizes, “Bear Story,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Animated Short at the Academy Awards this year. For filmmakers interested in submitting their short films, please submit on... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
'West Side Story' themes resonate with Columbus Children’s Theatreand Juliet” inspired the 1957 Broadway hit, which in turn was the basis for the
'West Side Story' themes resonate with Columbus Children’s Theatre
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
and Juliet” inspired the 1957 Broadway hit, which in turn was the basis for the 1961 movie version. The film — which won 10 Academy Awards, including best picture — starred Natalie Wood as Maria and Richard Beymer as Tony. Composer Leonard... Read more
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EuroNews
Oscars invites record number of members in effort to push diversityover a lack of diversity, the organisers of the Oscars have invited a record nu
Oscars invites record number of members in effort to push diversity
EuroNews / Posted 9 hours ago
over a lack of diversity, the organisers of the Oscars have invited a record number of new members to vote in next year’s Academy Awards. Idris Elba, Brie Larson, Alicia Vikander and America Ferrera are among the 683 potential new recruits, 41... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rita Ora hospitalised after thief is jailed for raiding her house2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter. Pascal Le Segretain/Get
Rita Ora hospitalised after thief is jailed for raiding her house
Evening Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Rita Ora attends the 87th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on 22 February 2015 in Hollywood. Jason Merritt/Getty Images Rita Ora... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Bay Area / Posted 10 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Miami
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Miami / Posted 10 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Connecticut / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC New York
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC New York / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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NBC Washington
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Membersto its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Oscars Invites Diverse New Class of Members
NBC Washington / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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CTV News
Film academy invites 683 new members to jointo its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year
Film academy invites 683 new members to join
CTV News / Posted 11 hours ago
to its recruitment and voting practices in January after a second straight year of all-white acting nominees for the Academy Awards. In March, the organization added three new members to its board of governors and appointed six minority... Read more
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New Kerala
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta among Oscar Academy's new members - newkerala.com #83995Cannes Film Festival. Pinto rose to prominence through the 2008 British drama
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta among Oscar Academy's new members - newkerala.com #83995
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Cannes Film Festival. Pinto rose to prominence through the 2008 British drama film "Slumdog Millionaire", which won eight Academy Awards in 2009. She has appeared in several American and British productions, often playing supporting roles. Pinto... Read more
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Spot.ph
Bea Alonzo and Paulo Avelino dating rumors resurface + more things you might have missed todayAvelino were co-stars in the 2014 soap, Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon. Neither of t
Bea Alonzo and Paulo Avelino dating rumors resurface + more things you might have missed today
Spot.ph / Posted 11 hours ago
Avelino were co-stars in the 2014 soap, Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon. Neither of them have yet to react to the rumors. The Academy Awards has invited a record number of 700 new members to vote in the 2017 Oscars, as a response to criticism at the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Organisers respond to #OscarsSoWhite row with record numbers of new membersThe Oscars have invited a record number of new people to vote for next year’s A
Organisers respond to #OscarsSoWhite row with record numbers of new members
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
The Oscars have invited a record number of new people to vote for next year’s Academy Awards following the row over a lack of diversity. Luther star Idris Elba, Star Wars actor John Boyega and rapper Ice Cube are among 683 people who have been... Read more
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Swissinfo
Ursula Meier invited to join Oscars film academyher film Sister was also selected. Her film was chosen as the Swiss entry for t
Ursula Meier invited to join Oscars film academy
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
her film Sister was also selected. Her film was chosen as the Swiss entry for the Best Foreign Language Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards in 2013. The academy says its new invitees are 46% female, 41% minority and represent 59 countries. Should all... Read more
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The Hindu
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta in Academy’s new class of membersfrom Tagore and Pinto, British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won
Sharmila Tagore, Deepa Mehta in Academy’s new class of members
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
from Tagore and Pinto, British filmmaker of Indian-origin Asif Kapadia, who won the best documentary feature at this year’s Academy Awards for his work on jazz singer Amy Winehouse, also features in this year’s class of new members. Mehta is known... Read more
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