Grand OPENING—GRAND CLOSING! Just as QUICK as we CELEBRATED Kevin Hart being NAMED the HOST of the 2019 ACADEMY AWARDS, he has ‘STEPPED DOWN’ amidst backlash from the CONTROVERSY of HOMOPHOBIC TWEETS that surfaced from his past!
Jimmy Kimmel was the HOST with the MOST at the 90th annual Academy Awards. And when we say ‘MOST’, we mean most jabs at the establishment of course..and then some. Kimmel kicked off his monologue for the 90th Academy Awards by making fun of last year’s epic best picture mix-up, when “La La Land” was briefly awarded the prize instead of the real winner, “Moonlight.”
It’s a WRAP the 90th annual Academy Awards went down last night, and I am SURE many are still celebrating now as we speak. Meryl Streep received a record 21st nomination while Mudbound’s Rachel Morrison became the first female Best Cinematography nominee. The Shape of Water received the most nominations of the year-13. Get Out’s Jordan Peele became the first black nominee to win in Directing or in Original Screenplay.
It’s the OSCARS, and on the RED CARPET, anything can happen, right? SO did ‘Empire’ star Taraji P. Henson take a DIG at Ryan Seacrest at this year’s Academy Awards red carpet!?? With the #MeToo movement showing no signs of LETTING UP, and Ryan himself being ACCUSED of sexual misconduct, some were questioning his HOSTING the E! red carpet. Taraji may have cleverly thrown a little SHADE Ryan’s way… Take a look and you tell me… Continue reading #Oscars: Did #TarajiPHenson take a DIG at #RyanSeacrest on the red carpet!? [vid]→
Mary J. Blige took to the stage at the 90th Academy Awards and sang from her HEART! Introduced by her friend, Taraji P. Henson who said, Blige’s song was about “the pain of life.”–Mary turned that PAIN into a MIGHTY MESSAGE. Mary J Blige is the first person in #Oscars history to be nominated for both Best Song and Best Supporting Actress in the same year —and for the same film, “Mudbound” 👏🏾— Take a LOOK! Continue reading #Oscars: #MaryJBlige brings the house down with ‘Mighty River’! [vid]→