U2 were nominated for an Academy Award for best song for “Ordinary Love” at this years ceremony, so the band were in attendance. Perhaps their most notable, and definitely their most widely seen moment, involved actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who jumped behind them, photobombing them. 236 more words
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Australia has selected director Rolf de Heer’s Aborigine-themed “Charlie’s Country” as its contender for foreign-language Academy Award contention.
“Charlie’s Country” was developed, written, produced and directed by de Heer, and co-developed by lead actor David… 188 more words
Slate staff writer Aisha Harris has written a very perceptive article about Denzel Washington’s career trajectory, which for the last few years, has mostly consisted of bad action flicks. 285 more words
Malay-language film “Sayang Disayang” has been selected by Singapore as its contender for foreign-language Academy Awards contention.
The film, about a migrant domestic helper, a nurse and the old man they look after, is the debut feature of Sanif Olek, who heads the independent film and TV consultancy Reeljuice. 74 more words
Sherlock star, said: ”It would be amazing, but to be honest it’s so premature that it would almost be futile to talk about it.
”I understand why it always happens at festivals, but I just got my suit back from the dry cleaners from this year’s Oscars… There’s lots of films to see before we start going, ‘Oooh, blah, blah.” 79 more words