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by | March 01, 2016 | 01:35

Best supporting actress went to Alicia Vikander for her role in the transgender pioneer tale "The Danish Girl ". George Miller's post-apocalyptic chase film, "Mad Max: Fury Road ", sped away with six awards in technical categories for editing , makeup , production design , sound editing , sound mixing and costume design .

by | March 01, 2016 | 00:06

He shared that Fuller House should come back just past year when he was asked about it. The thing is Franklin and Netflix had not seen the reviews or ratings yet at this time. "I was up all night erupting my volcano", Jackson says in episode four. Although most of the main characters from the original " Full House " have returned for " Fuller House ", the show's youngest character, Michelle Tanner, did not appear.

by | February 29, 2016 | 21:57

It also included Whoopi Goldberg has a janitor in " Joy ", Leslie Jones as the bear in " The Revenant " and Chris Rock in Matt Damon's role as " The Martian ". "I'm the Danish Girl ", Morgan said to Alicia Vikander's character as he chomped on a danish. Taking a hefty bite out of the cookie, his mission was completed and he was not hanging around for any small talk.

by | February 29, 2016 | 20:30

The cast of the HBO series have all been frustratingly tight-lipped about the forthcoming season of the popular drama, but Leamington Spa native Turner didn't let that stop her from giving us hints. Many fans were up in arms over the character's controversial rape scene in the Season 5 episode "Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken", prompting the series creators to make some changes moving forward.

by | February 29, 2016 | 19:35

Set in Auschwitz in 1944, " Son of Saul " tells the story of Saul Auslander, a Jewish inmate forced to escort his fellow prisoners to the gas chambers and help to dispose of their remains. Alejandro G. Inarritu had an important point to make about inclusiveness ("to really liberate ourselves from all prejudice and this tribal thinking"), and he meant to make it during his acceptance remarks as best director for the survival epic "The Revenant".

by | February 29, 2016 | 17:26

Warmbier said that on January 1, he stole a political sign that had promoted "the Korean people's love for their system" from the hotel, according to the Korean Central News Agency. After Warmbier's detention, it stressed in a news release that he was the first of the 7,000 people it has taken to North Korea over the past eight years to face arrest.

by | February 29, 2016 | 15:32

Diversity, apparently, is not an issue for members of the academy. Movies like these have a spotty history at best at the Oscars, unless they're major events like Avatar or The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King. Best Actress went to Brie Larson for her role in Room . "I know we're going to make this change", he said on the red carpet. Her work was, quite simply, mesmerizing.

by | February 29, 2016 | 11:31

Members will receive lifetime voting rights after three 10-year terms, or if they have won or been nominated for an Oscar. Last year's telecast, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, slid 16 percent to 36.6 million viewers, a six-year low. After a Compton movie-goer named Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's By the Sea as her favorite white movie of the year: "Wow, not ever they would say that!" Rock had stayed quiet before the ceremony as the controversy raged over the second straight year of ...

by | February 29, 2016 | 06:40

Best known for playing Cher's sidekick Dionne in the cult 1995 Clueless , Dash is now most associated with appearing as a contributor on Fox News . African-American celebrities, notably Gabrielle Union, criticized Dash's comments and started the hashtag #WhosStacyDash as a means of making fun of her opinion.

by | February 29, 2016 | 05:19

Sadly, Jack and Rose didn't have a happy ending together in " Titanic ", but many hoped that the couple who played the iconic characters would. Kate Winslet is known for her memorable roles, and making us all jealous of her best friendship with the Leonardo DiCaprio.

by | February 28, 2016 | 23:44

Her single When We Were Young , the second single from 25, has also reached a new high at number 13 following her performance at the Brits. The two pop stars made headlines after some blamed Bieber for the sound problems during Adele's Grammys performance .

by | February 28, 2016 | 21:14

Tony Burton, best known for his role as Apollo Creed's trainer in the " Rocky " series, passed away Thursday at the age of 78. " Duke " didn't have a lot of dialogue in the Rocky films, yet he was a pivotal character in the series. "Whenever he would come home [to Michigan] other people would just come over". Sylvester Stallone, who stars in the franchise, led the tributes after relatives announced Burton's death in a southern California hospital from suspected pneumonia following a ...

by | February 28, 2016 | 14:07

While he was alive, the TV star was a popular charity figure, including setting up too children's charities, which in 2012 was discovered gave him access to vulnerable children. One was only 8 years old. The inquiry spoke to 117 witnesses from the BBC who said they had heard rumours about Savile. The radio DJ claims that his treatment is "entirely in keeping with the past BBC culture of whitewash and cover-up" and says the corporation have made him "a scapegoat".

by | February 28, 2016 | 11:40

Will it face " Spotlight " or " The Big Short " in a showdown for Best Picture? Will Leonardo DiCaprio finally take home his first Oscar? Foxx won his Academy Award in 2005 for Best Actor for his portrayal in Ray. Numerous main categories at the Oscars appear to be locked down, if you listen to industry experts, but every year, the glitzy awards gala throws up plenty of surprises.

by | February 28, 2016 | 08:29

One fan, Anna Ivanova, says "even if DiCaprio does not receive an Oscar , he will still be our favorite". The Gold Derby website, which aggregates the predictions of the experts, has "The Revenant" in the lead for best film , but analysts are split on whether Inarritu will also pick up best director for the second year in a row following his win for " Birdman ".

by | February 28, 2016 | 07:52

Several black celebrities have agreed to boycott the Academy Awards due to a lack of diversity among the acting nominees this year. While "Revenant" leads with 12 nominations and seems to have the edge, you can't dismiss the surprising " Mad Max: Fury Road ", vying in 10 categories.

by | February 28, 2016 | 07:48

He told the crowd, "friends don't let friends vote for Trump", and even mocked him by reading some of his tweets aloud. "First, he had this little makeup thing applying makeup around his mustache because he had one of those sweat mustaches".

by | February 28, 2016 | 06:47

Greer Garson holds the record for delivering the longest acceptance speech ever at an Academy Awards event. He declined to join the fray, even after the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, whose 6,200 members vote on the Oscars , announced it would double the number of minorities and women in its ranks in the next four years.

by | February 28, 2016 | 02:30

The Revenant won at the Directors Guild of America (DGA) and the British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTA) awards, Spotlight won at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards and The Big Short won at the Producers Guild of America (PGA) awards.

by | February 28, 2016 | 02:20

Best documentary went to Amy , directed by Asif Kapadia, about the life of the singer Amy Winehouse , who died of alcohol poisoning at the age of 27. One of the film's stars John Boyega, who plays Finn, won the Rising Star award, beating competition from Dakota Johnson, Bel Powley, Brie Larson and Taron Egerton.

by | February 27, 2016 | 20:46

Kate Winslet, who played Rose to Leo's Jack in Titanic , recently told BBC News that a DiCaprio wave is at long last washing over Hollywood. By his fourth acting nomination, it seemed as if fate was coming up with more creative ways to pass DiCaprio up, as his Wolf of Wall Street co-star, Matthew McConaughey, beat him with his performance in Dallas Buyers Club .

by | February 27, 2016 | 20:04

Among voters with college degrees, according to the poll, Trump had 43 percent, followed by Rubio with 29 percent, Cruz with 20 percent, and Carson and Kasich with 4 percent. Going by the outcomes in four states that have voted, Mr. Trump's support is now is geographically and demographically spread across the U.S. He came a close second in Iowa in the middle, came first in New Hampshire in the northeast, SC in the southeast and Nevada in the west.

by | February 27, 2016 | 17:31

Trump also touched on reported tensions between Rubio and himself backstage at last night's debate, saying that he watched the Florida senator putting on "pounds" of makeup before taking the stage. Christie exited the presidential race after a disappointing finish in the New Hampshire Republican primary earlier this month. According to the Bloomberg poll, Trump did not do as well on questions of being a committed Christian as he did on those of terrorism and having a vision for the future.

by | February 27, 2016 | 11:28

But Richard Murray, professor of political science at the University of Houston, said SC is more than that. "We're reaching out to people all across the state", said Fabien Levy, a spokesman for the campaign. In the meantime, rapper Killer Mike of Atlanta campaigned here on his behalf. Of those who planned to attend, 57 percent said this would be their first time to participate.

by | February 27, 2016 | 10:05

Upon accepting her third award, the Global Success gong, Adele was overcome with emotion and admitted that she had been anxious her comeback would not be a success. Coldplay were named best British group for a fourth time and dedicated their trophy to all of the musicians in refugee camps around the world. "They could be us and we could be them, so we send them our love".

by | February 27, 2016 | 02:08

THEN when everyone left and the new generation took over and sang to Tommy, I lost it. I thought it was a very handsome and well-executed transition from the story of Full House to the new story of D.J., Stephanie and Kimmy living together with their kids.

by | February 27, 2016 | 00:05

Academy officials are staying mum. No matter what happens at the Oscars this Sunday night, come Monday, I fully expect reviews of the broadcast to hit those same, familiar notes. He has been nominated for "Best Actor" for his role in the movie "The Revenanat" this year, and while we await his fate, let's check out four times the actor lost and to who.

by | February 26, 2016 | 05:20

Mr Pownall asked: 'Did you suspect that he was cheating on you?' "He wouldn't tell me the other names". Johnson, 28, has admitted kissing a 15-year-old girl in his auto after grooming her on social media. As the alleged victim had previously described to the court about how Johnson, of Castle Eden, had appeared shaved under his jogging bottoms. Miss Flounders said she even wished the teenager a happy birthday on Twitter in 2014.

by | February 25, 2016 | 23:06

Following an advert break, they also apologised for Adele's on-screen swearing, explaining that the "bleep man" had not caught her swear word fast enough. "I was not expecting this one at all , thank you very much". "You're probably getting f--ing bored of me, aren't you?" she said in her acceptance speech for her third award-a Global Success Award that was announced from outer space by British astronaut Tim Peake.

by | February 25, 2016 | 22:24

Ellen asked Gwen how Blake "popped the big question" for her to be one of his team's mentor on the upcoming season of The Voice . "He told [ Gwen Stefani] to calm down and tried to brush off the situation, explaining that it was just Miranda's tough "country gal" personality coming through and that Gwen shouldn't get too worked up about it", the e's source revealed.

by | February 25, 2016 | 17:54

Felicity will not be wearing her engagement ring in the flash forward where she and Oliver are sitting on the back seats of a limousine. Felicity is really happy to hear this. NEXT: Oliver learns to let go, while Felicity learns to put herself first . He apologizes, not for wasting his time but because he can't give him an explanation.

by | February 25, 2016 | 07:29

Emily Blunt, who played the Baker's Wife in Into The Woods, has been cast as the magical nanny Mary Poppins. According to Variety , Miranda is courting the role of Jack, a lamplighter that shares similarities to the character of Bert, who was famously played by Dick Van Dyke in the original film.

by | February 25, 2016 | 06:25

However, they're not restricted to characters that have died on the show. While those that are still living (for now at least) including Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) and Jaime Lannister (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) are also seen. This is the latest promo by HBO in recent months that fuels the debate whether Snow, who was apparently stabbed to death at the end of last season's finale, will come back to life this season.

by | February 25, 2016 | 05:43

Debra Messing will play Baby's mother Marjorie in the film. Prattes drew attention for his dance skills (and toned physique) in P!nk's music video for her hit "Try" (see it below). Choreography is by " Hamilton's " Andy Blankenbuehler , and Steven Altman serves as production designer. "The film also spawned multi-platinum albums and the single "( I've Had) The Time of My Life " won the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Song, as well as a Grammy for Best Duet.

by | February 24, 2016 | 04:47

Of course, your attention immediately goes to Snyder and Momoa at the forefront of the snapshot, but for eagerly-eyed DC Comics fans, the background is full of a few interesting things to look at too. Set to be played by Amber Heard, it's up to you whether you think the blurry mess looks like her or not. But then there's artwork of Mera down by Flash's feet and what looks like armor for Aquaman himself.