Oscar nominations 2017: Complete list of nominees; ‘La La Land’s’ 14 ties record

1 of 34 Full Screen Autoplay Close Best picture Best actor in a leading role Best actress in a leading role Best supporting actor Best supporting actress Skip Ad × Who is nominated for an Academy Award this year? View Photos “La La Land” scored 14 Oscar nominations, tying the record for most receive …See the original posting at Oscar nominations 2017: Complete list of nominees; ‘La La Land’s’ 14 ties record

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BET didn’t skim on authenticity for ‘The New Edition Story’

When BET announced in 2015 that its first scripted miniseries would take on the iconic singing group New Edition, the excitement in R&B circles was instant. The concept of a movie centering on the rise, fall and resurrection of one of the most iconic and influential singing groups in soul music had …
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Oscar nominations 2017: Oscar diversity is not a black-or-white question

CLOSE Skip in Skip x Embed x Share Academy Awards President Cheryl Boone Isaacs is ‘extremely happy’ that six black actors are nominated, one year after the ‘Oscars So White’ movement denounced the lack of diversity at the awards. Video provided by AFP Newslook

Mahershala Ali, left, and Alex Hibber …
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