Jane Campion's "The Piano" (1993 ) • Campion became only the second woman nominated as Best Director (after Lina Wertmuller) and took home an Oscar for her screenplay. Cinematography, which essentially rewards a movie's images and how they're captured via camerawork and lighting within the frame, was the only technical category in which the Oscars had never nominated a woman.
Tinky Winky was at the center of one of the '90s weirdest cultural controversies in 1999, when conservative commentator Jerry Falwell denounced the show for promoting a gay agenda because Tinky Winky carried a handbag, "is purple, the gay pride color, and his antenna is shaped like a triangle: the gay pride symbol".
The Duchess of Cambridge has resportedly said she would love to have her third child at home when she gives birth later this year. Britain's Kate , The Duchess of Cambridge , arrives for a visit to Roe Green Junior School in London, Jan.
Like India's improving economic performance, the global economy was also on the uptick, estimated to have grown by 3.7 per cent last year and forecast to grow this year and the next by 3.9 per cent, according to the Fund's World Economic Outlook Update.
When Rounds and King appeared on CNN to talk about the short-term bill to reopen the government, Cuomo jokingly grilled them on what they knew about Collins' broken decoration. Negotiations didn't devolve the way Lord of the Flies did, since the Senate managed to pass a bill that will reopen the government and fund it through February 8.
Longoria, who starred in TV's " Desperate Housewives ", told marchers their presence matters, "especially when those in power seem to have turned their backs on reason and justice". "We will always support you, stand beside you, so you don't have to stand alone". "I am speaking today not just for the #MeToos, because I was #MeToo , but when I raise my hand, I am aware of all the women who are still in silence".
I was young, he was a celebrity that I looked up to", she said , after admitting the nature of their relationship complicates her story. She explained that she believes there's a hierarchy of sexual misconduct and inappropriate behavior, and that James' alleged misconduct isn't even close to the top of the pyramid.
Trump has been seen out on the golf course, and the guidelines do say that "some activity is better than none", but if his doctor has any say in the matter, Trump will be exercising more . Those numbers qualify him for having heart disease. "It's called genetics", the physician replied with a shrug. In general, though, Jackson was upbeat about Trump's physical condition, prompting questions about how a septuagenarian man with such seemingly poor habits, including little apparent exercise ...
He continued the rampage by planting Brock through the announcer's table with a Running Powerslam. Vince trashed the crowd and said he only had one person to thank - himself. With Rollins joining the brouhaha, the Bar retreated at the right moment and left Jordan to suffer an ill-fated springboard knee from his teammate. There will also be action from the show's original home , the Manhattan Center.
Judging by the Academy's social media feeds, these look to star Rebel Wilson and a prosthetically-enhanced Rosario Dawson . The nominations will be announced on Wednesday. Before that, though, you have to get nominated first! The Oscars award show will take place on Sunday, March 4 and will be held at the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood and Highland Centre in Hollywood, California.
The first film in the deal is, again, Clue , which will be a completely new adaptation of the Hasbro board game. Ryan Reynolds is getting ready to bring Clue to life! Reynolds would likely star in the film and also produce. The original 1985 film starred Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn, and Christopher Lloyd among others. The adult superhero film became the studio's highest-grossing picture since James Cameron's Avatar , making a whopping $US783 million worldwide and becoming the ...
Lets hope things run smoothly this year. The two partners who worked on last year's Academy Awards have been replaced. Those responsible for handing over results envelopes are forbidden from the use of mobile phones and social media for the duration of the show.
A 23-year-old photographer named Grace laid into Aziz Ansari for making her uncomfortable and put him on blast for being awful at sex which resulted in a pretty divided crowd on if Aziz did anything wrong. "As the conversation surrounding the "#MeToo" movement in Hollywood moves forward, the controversy surrounding comedian Aziz Ansari continues to split opinions.
More than a week after the finale of Bigg Boss 11, contestant Arshi Khan organised a bash which saw most of the participants from this season in attendance. "It's hard to get so many people together as everyone has got busy with something or other". "My Valentine's Day plans fall flat as it's also his birthday", she said while making a cute face at Rocky .
Per his doctor's advice, he has cancelled dates in Australia and New Zealand in March, which were part of the tour he brought across the US and Europe past year. The 76-year-old thanked all of his fans and audiences who have supported him throughout the entirety of his career. His long-time Australian promoter, Paul Dainty, said he was "devastated and saddened" to learn of the music icon's illness and retirement.
Speaking to Variety at the Sundance Film Festival, he called out those people who insist the next James Bond should be black, suggesting he was only linked to the role exclusively because of his color, not merit. The producers of the film franchise were interested in having Hugh replace Pierce Brosnan , but the actor says the thought the scripts were not believable.
It was most apparent on SmackDown when The Miz was feuding with Dolph Ziggler over the IC title and appearing regularly on Talking Smack for no reason other than to make mention of how the Intercontinental Championship was the most important thing in WWE because he held it.
South African trumpeter, composer, and singer Hugh Masekela performs during the CAF African Footballer of the Year Award in Lagos on January 8, 2015. . At 78, Masekela was still performing his jazz sets around the country. President Jacob Zuma also expressed his heartfelt condolences on the passing of Masekela.
The tour follows her four-year headlining residency at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Tickets go on sale this Saturday at 9am. "See you guys this summer", Spears captioned clips of her performing this past New Year's Eve. Which is why. I'm so excited to announce that we're bringing the #PieceOfMe tour to select cities in North America, Europe, and the UK! Britney's musical career boasts countless awards and accolades, including six Billboard Music Awards and Billboard's Millennium ...
The news offers a glimpse into the financial cost that recent sexual harassment scandals have had on producers and distributors. Recently the company announced that the show will get a final season of a reduced number of episodes without Kevin Spacey, and instead Robin Wright will lead the eight-episode arc.