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Oscars 2018 audience tumbles from year ago, preliminary data show

Oscars 2018 audience tumbles from year ago, preliminary data show

Beginning with the opening monologue by Jimmy Kimmel , who has proven himself to be one of the most adroit Oscar hosts ever - "The world is watching us; we need to set an example", he said - the denizens of Tinseltown showed they were willing to not just talk about doing the right things, but to stand up for them.


The 'Wrinkle In Time' Movie Began as a Fifth-Grader's Dream

The 'Wrinkle In Time' Movie Began as a Fifth-Grader's Dream

Why the buzz? Some of it is expected, given the Hollywood royalty that makes up the ensemble cast: Oprah Winfrey , Mindy Kaling , Reese Witherspoon , Chris Pine and Zach Galifianakis star along newcomer Storm Reid , who plays the lead character Meg Murray.


Sale of Weinstein Company falls apart again

Sale of Weinstein Company falls apart again

But the deal was plunged into turmoil after New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against the studio last month. In February, she pulled her almost $500 million offer over frustration with Schneiderman, who insisted on inserting a monitor on the board of the new company, according to reports.


Prosecutors seek stiff prison term for 'Pharma Bro'

Prosecutors seek stiff prison term for 'Pharma Bro'

A judge on Monday authorised the federal government to seize rare Wu-Tang Clan and Lil Wayne albums owned by Shkreli (left), who has been convicted of fraud, if he can not come up with the US$7.36 million (S$9.7 million) he owes the government.


Christopher Nolan Thinks Black Panther Will Be Up For Oscars

Christopher Nolan Thinks Black Panther Will Be Up For Oscars

It's the third fastest film to reach the $500 million plateau. The movie received incredible praise from critics and audiences have been flocking to repeat screenings and helping the film blow through box office expectations. Jordan, Kenyan Lupita Nyong'o and Zimbabwean - American actress Danai Gurira rocked the Ocars red carpet on Sunday night, true to the rallying battlecry of "Wakanda Forever".


Fyre Fest Founder Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Fyre Fest Founder Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

As you all know, Fyre was marketed as a once in a lifetime, "luxury" festival experience, boasting a lineup that featured the likes of Major Lazer and blink-182. Instead of plush cabanas, they were set up in "disaster relief tents", and their gourmet food took the form of cheese sandwiches and wilting lettuce.