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Entertaiment Daniel Day-Lewis among the Irish recognised at the 2018 Oscar nominations
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Entertainment Correspondent Maude Garrett gives her thoughts from LA. ■The Best Supporting Actress race had several surprises . Oscar nominations always come with a bit of a surprise , and this year is no exception. Fellow Brit Jacqueline Durran (pictured) is also up against herself in the best costume design category, for the same two movies. Call Me By Your Name is up for four Oscars: best adapted screenplay (James Ivory), best picture , and a best actor nod for ...

Entertaiment Oscar nominations: The triumphs and snubs
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The nominations for the 90th annual Academy Awards were announced this morning (Jan. 23), and they're surprisingly near ideal! Films about diversity and inclusion have triumphed at the Oscar nominations , where women, people of colour and a host of Brits landed nods.

Entertaiment Ant McPartlin resurfaces on Twitter following split
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Jones, who plays Gemma Foster in the hit drama, told the BBC she was proud of receiving nominations at the NTAs because the award winners are voted for by the public. Let's not cry". Brucie - who died in August - was also remembered by his former co-host Tess Daly, as Strictly Come Dancing won best talent show.

Entertaiment Macaulay Culkin is 'very protecting' over Paris Jackson
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Jackson later reached out to Culkin after the success of " Home Alone " made him a sudden, child star. "I am close with Paris", the Home Alone star told Maron when asked about their closeness. Speaking to the paper, an unnamed source close to the family, said: "As far as Macaulay is concerned, when Kit left them it was the best thing that ever happened".

Entertaiment Oscars 2018: Greta Gerwig gets first female director nomination in eight years
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Bigelow wound up winning the award for her film The Hurt Locker , making her the first woman to ever win Best Director at the Oscars . Kathryn Bigelow went on to be the first woman to win the award back in 2010. As such, Coppola lost Best Director to Peter Jackson, but like Campion, she did pick up the Best Original Screenplay Oscar. LADY Bird filmmaker Greta Gerwig described her Oscar nominations as an "unbelievable honour" as she became only the fifth woman in history to ...

Entertaiment Del Toro's 'Shape of Water' Lands Leading 13 Oscar Nods
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Perhaps the biggest surprise was seeing Christopher Plummer nominated for best supporting actor for his performance as Not Kevin Spacey in Ridley Scott's All The Money In The World . His latest film, already the victor of three big awards, has swept the Academy Awards nominations with a total of 13. Denzel Washington ("Roman J.

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The current 14-day RSI is presently sitting at 64.40, the 7-day is 65.56, and the 3-day is 55.46. Marvell Technology Group Ltd now has $11.61B valuation. A 2 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 1 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:RGC) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Entertaiment Russian Federation bans Iannucci's 'vicious' film The Death of Stalin
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The film, starring Steve Buscemi and Jason Isaacs , premiered in Britain in October and was scheduled to open in Russia Thursday. Some members of the Communist party first raised concerns about the film in October, claiming the film was unfair on Stalin, whose regime was responsible for an estimated 20 million deaths in labour camps, forced collectivisation, starvation and executions.

Entertaiment Cloverfield 3 may now debut on Netflix too
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What, exactly, is going on with the untitled third Cloverfield movie? The Cloverfield movies have always been veiled in secrecy, but the title of the third movie has been something of a mystery. Even then, it's planned April 2018 release date seemed like an afterthought, changed abruptly over the holidays after not a peep was heard from Paramount and Bad Robot regarding the quick approach of the prior February 2018 release.

Entertaiment President Museveni
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Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo tweeted that Trump's language was "extremely unfortunate". Speaking on Tuesday, however, Museveni suggested he felt differently about the comments. While addressing the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) at the Parliament of Uganda Chambers today, 23 January, 2018on the state of the East African Community, Museveni appealedto Legislators to fight for East African integration at the expense of positions.

Entertaiment Bill Cosby performs first stand-up show since 2015
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Bill Cosby returned to the stage for a surprise performance on Monday at LaRosa Jazz Club in Philadelphia, Cosby's hometown, to honor jazz drummer Tony Williams . Mesereau, Bliss and Silver replace lawyers Brian J. McMonagle and Angela Agrusa, who represented Cosby at the first trial. But the boy's ignorance of, or unwillingness to acknowledge, the issue-which seems to suggest the same is true for his teachers and parents-demonstrates just how isolated the anti-harassment movement is, ...

Entertaiment Hugh Masekela to get tribute - David Muriithi
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The exploitation in South Africa inspired his music and his political activism. Hugh Ramopolo Masekela (4 April 1939 - 23 January 2018) was a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and singer. He performed with Paul Simon on the 1987 Graceland Tour, along with Ladysmith Black Mambazo. His catchy upbeat 1987 song "Bring Him Back Home " calling for Nelson Mandela's release from prison became an global anthem for the anti-apartheid movement.

Entertaiment LeBron's kids and wife adorably congratulated him on 30000 points in video
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James can smell 30,000, and as a result, he is already congratulating himself . There's so many people to thank who has help this even become possible (so thank them all) and when u finally get your moment (alone) to yourself smile, look up to the higher skies and say THANK YOU! Now playing for the Milwaukee Bucks, Matthew Dellavedova played for three seasons in Cleveland, including two alongside LeBron James , so he surely has a solid bond with the four-time MVP, and not just someone ...

Entertaiment Tributes to TV star's niece, 8, who died from stab wounds
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Who Dares Wins TV star Mark Billingham has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the brutal stabbing of his eight-year-old daughter. Floral tributes have been left outside the home, with one note reading: "Mylee, our superstar dancer, you will be the brightest star shining in the sky tonight".

Entertaiment Netflix Four Oscar Nominations For Mudbound Make History
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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.

Entertaiment Teletubbies' Tinky Winky actor Simon Shelton dies aged 52
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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".