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2016 Oscars: Spotlight Wins Best Picture, Leo Finally Gets His Oscar

Spotlight wins the 2016  Oscar for Best Picture

  Spotlight pulled out an 11th hour surprise by pulling out a Best Picture win with just one other award, Best Original Screenplay. That hasn’t happened since 1953 when The Greatest Show on Earth won essentially the same two awards (The Greatest Show on Earth won Best Writing, Motion Picture – an expired category). Spotlight‘s win keeps the history of ...

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2016 Oscars: 88th Academy Awards Details and Presenters


Oscars producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced today the first slate of presenters for the 88th Oscars telecast. The Oscars, hosted by Chris Rock, will air live Oscar® Sunday, February 28, on ABC. First Slate of Presenters and Performers Benicio Del Toro Tina Fey Whoopi Goldberg Ryan Gosling Kevin Hart Lady Gaga (with an introduction by Vice President Joe Biden) Sam Smith ...

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2015 American Music Awards Nominations: Taylor Swift Leads with 6

Taylor Swift has Bad Blood, and 5 AMA nominations

  The nominations for the 2015 American Music Awards were announced today and to no one’s surprise Taylor Swift led the race with six mentions that cover individual, collaborative and album nominations. Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj and Ed Sheeran also felt love and newcomer The Weeknd led new artist mentions with nominations in Artist of the Year, New Artist, Song ...

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57th Grammy Awards Winners: Sam Smith’s Big Night and Beck Wins AOTY

Sam Smith, winner of four Grammys

Beck kept Beyoncé from achieving one of the only Grammys that’s been out of her grasp, Album of the Year, with his win tonight for Morning Phase. Don’t be too sad for Bey though, she still managed Grammy wins for Best R&B Song and Best R&B Performance (for “Drunk in Love,” with husband Jay-Z), pushing her into 20+ lifetime Grammys. ...

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46th NAACP Image Award Winners: Selma, How to Get Away With Murder, black-ish and Beyoncé

from left; Selma director and producer Ava DuVernay, actor David Oyelowo and producer Oprah Winfrey accept the award for Outstanding Motion Picture for Selma

The winners of the 46th NAACP Image Awards were announced last night and Selma dominated the motion picture categories winning Outstanding Motion Picture and three acting trophies for its cast (David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo and Common). Strangely though, its director, Ava DuVernay lost out to Antoine Fuqua for the Denzel Washington TV-to-film version of The Equalizer. Belle, starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, ...

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2014 American Music Awards: One Direction Wins Big

One Direction win three AMAs, including Artist of the Year

One Direction continued their domination of the American Music Awards, winning three tonight; Artist of the Year, Favorite Album – Pop/Rock and Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock. Iggy Azalea, who came into the night with the most nominations (6) managed two wins, both in the Rap categories. Katy Perry also won two, for Single of the Year and ...

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2014 MTV Video Music Awards WINNERS: Beyoncé Nabs 3, Miley Cyrus Takes Video of the Year

Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" won Video of the Year at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards

VIDEO OF THE YEAR Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy” Beyonce ft. Jay Z – “Drunk in Love” Pharrell Williams – “Happy” Sia – “Chandelier” Miley Cyrus – “Wrecking Ball” (WINNER) BEST FEMALE Katy Perry ft. Juicy J – “Dark Horse” (WINNER) Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy” Beyonce – “Partition” Lorde – “Royals” Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea – “Problem” BEST MALE Pharrell Williams – “Happy” ...

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