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Netflix scores first best picture nomination

Netflix scores first best picture nomination

Netflix officially has its first-ever horse in the best picture race On Tuesday, black-and-white Spanish-language drama “Roma” from director Alfonso Cuarón also became the first film distributed by a streaming service to earn a spot in the coveted best picture category. “Roma” earned 10 nominations total, including best director, best original screenplay and best cinematography.…MORE

Chris Brown arrested in Paris on allegations of rape, source says

Chris Brown arrested in Paris on allegations of rape, source says

Singer Chris Brown has been arrested in Paris, accused of aggravated rape and drug violations, a French judicial source told CNN. Brown is being held along with two other unidentified people, the source said Tuesday. The US Embassy in Paris declined to comment on the report. CNN has reached out to Brown’s attorney. The singer…MORE

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list by category

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list by category

The nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were revealed Tuesday morning. “Roma,” a Netflix film that looks back at director Alfonso Cuarón’s youth in Mexico, and “The Favourite,” a period dramedy with an all-star cast, tied for most nominations with ten each. “Black Panther” made history as the first superhero film to ever be nominated…MORE

Donald Trump nominated for a Razzie

Donald Trump nominated for a Razzie

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are now Razzie nominees. The Golden Raspberry Awards, as the show is known in full, honors the year’s worst films. The Trumps were nominated for their screen time in the conservative political documentary from Dinesh D’Souza, “Death of a Nation: Can We Save America a Second Time?”…MORE

Cardi B and Tomi Lahren are feuding over the government shutdown

Cardi B and Tomi Lahren are feuding over the government shutdown

2019 is already weird. Cardi B and conservative commentator Tomi Lahren are taking shots at each other on Twitter over the government shutdown and the border wall. It started when the Bronx rapper posted an expletive-laden video on Instagram dragging President Donald Trump over his administration’s decision to order furloughed employees back to work without…MORE

Sarah Paulson, thriller queen, is actually a scaredy cat

Sarah Paulson, thriller queen, is actually a scaredy cat

From “American Horror Story” and “Bird Box” to most recently “Glass,” Sarah Paulson has become the reigning queen of the thriller genre — kind of by accident. “I really fell into it and the irony is not lost on me because I am the biggest scaredy cat you’ve ever met,” Paulson told CNN in a…MORE

Pete Davidson jokes about his suicide threat in ‘SNL’ return

Pete Davidson jokes about his suicide threat in ‘SNL’ return

“Saturday Night Live” comedian Pete Davidson joked about his troubling Instagram post that led to a police wellness check as part of a “Weekend Update” segment late Saturday night. The segment focused on Davidson and comedian John Mulaney mocking the absurdity of the Clint Eastwood movie “The Mule.” “I’ve been spending time with Pete to…MORE

Oscars could benefit from power of ‘Black Panther’

Oscars could benefit from power of ‘Black Panther’

Can “Black Panther” and Lady Gaga help save the Oscars? The build-up to the Oscars has been a mess, after a ratings decline in 2018 that left organizers scrambling for possible solutions. But Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences members could help out their beleaguered producers Tuesday by nominating more high-profile films that might…MORE