Posts Tagged: oscars

How History Was Made At The Oscars!

It was a history making night at the Oscars as Jordan Peele became the first African-American writer to win the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for Get Out. Peele says that it was those who came before him that paved the way for his success. “I almost never became a director because there was such a… Read more »

The Oscars Have a Major Steve Harvey Moment!

When Steve Harvey announced the wrong name at the 2016 Miss Universe Pageant, we thought it couldn’t get any worse, then the 2017 Oscars happened! Last night it was the flub seen and re-seen around the world as Hollywood legend Warren Beatty announced “La La Land” as Best Picture, but as it turned out he… Read more »

Chris Rock Owned The Oscars!

Chris Rock took a very sensitive situation and made it very funny! Rock who hosted the Oscars took the #OscarsSoWhite issue head on as he talked about the lack of diversity in Hollywood as only he can! Rock said what needed to be said but he also had some fun hosting the show with spoofs… Read more »

Will Smith Said What About Aunt Viv?!!

Will Smith was asked what he thought about Janet Hubert, specifically if he liked her and his answer was…pure class! “I think she’s brilliant. As an artist there are so many things that she does; she sings, she dances, she’s a really powerful um, artist” Smith said. “So I loved what she brought to the… Read more »

Tyrese Calls For Chris Rock To Quit The Oscars!

This is getting deep! Tyrese is demanding the Chris Rock join the cause and step down from his hosting job at this year’s Oscars! “Chris Rock do the right thing make a statement – were relying on you to DO the right thing….. There is NO JOKE YOU CAN CRACK TO EVER CHANGE THE WAY… Read more »

Aunt Viv Throws Major Shade At Will & Jada!

Jada Pinkett Smith release a video yesterday saying that she is boycotting the Oscars this year because of their lack of diversity, but now actress Janet Hubert (the first Aunt Viv from the Fresh Prince of Bel Air) has released a video in which she comes down hard on Jada and her husband Will Smith…. Read more »

Chris Rock Heads Back To The Oscars!

Chris Rock is back…10 years later! Rock has officially been named host of the 88th Academy Awards aka the Oscars, he first hosted the event in 2005. Rock is only the 2nd African-American to solo host the the show, Whoopi Goldberg has hosted the show four times. The Oscars will air live Sunday, February 28,… Read more »

Shonda Rhimes throws major shade at Lady Gaga on Twitter!

Everyone seemed to be feeling Lady Gaga’s ‘Sound of Music’ tribute on the Oscars…except Shonda Rhimes! Rhimes apparently didn’t feel like Gaga should have been chosen to sing and let everyone know: “That was not okay,” she tweeted Sunday. “I mean, Idina is there. She is right there. RIGHT THERE. And oh dear God, Julie… Read more »

Will Kevin Hart be the next host of the Oscars?

As if he’s not already the busiest man in Hollywood, Kevin Hart now wants another job…Oscar host! Hart who presented at this year’s ceremony says that he has serious plans about hosting next year’s show! “I’m thrilled to be here but this is just the first step,” he said. “The next step is to come… Read more »