If an actor has already established a career, as DiCaprio has, argues Frank Pallotta of CNN , an Oscar win isn't necessary. On Sunday night, however, while Rock tackled the issue of lack of opportunities among black actors, what shocked the audience were his statements against Jada Pinkett Smith and her husband, Will.
But those changes (which included stripping older, out-of-work members of their voting rights) precipitated a backlash of its own. Do not take this planet for granted. Nominees for Best Picture traded places all evening for the top spot on Google Trends. Foreign Language Film: " Son of Saul ". Pena Nieto also sent tweets late Sunday night congratulating Mexican cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki for his third win in a row in that category, an unprecedented feat.
Hosted by Chris Rock and with some of our favourite A-listers in attendance, the Oscars are the awards we all wait for every year. He gave a moving acceptance speech , in which he thanked his loved ones and drew attention to an issue close to his heart, climate change.
Details of exactly which actors will play which roles have not been specified. The cast list includes actors such as Nicola Alexis , Helen Aluko, Jeremy Ang Jones , Rosemary Annabella, Annabel Baldwin, Jack Bennett, Paul Bentall, Anthony Boyle as well as Zoe Brough, Sam Clemmett , Morag Cross, Cristina Fray, Poppy Miller, Tom Milligan and more.
Racial themes and barbs about the selection of an all-white acting nominee line-up for a second year ran throughout the evening as black comedian Rock opened the show that he called "the white People's Choice awards". On the boycotters: "Jada [Pinkett Smith] boycotting the Oscars is like me boycotting Rihanna's panties". "Black people didn't protest then, because we had other things to protest about", Rock said.
Looks like Shane McMahon battling the Undertaker could be just a ploy for John Cena to come up and and spice up Wrestlemania 32. If Shane wins, he gets to take control of Monday Night Raw . Given the way Reigns was treated by the Detroit audience last week (chanting "One more time!" as Triple H finished delivering the beating), WWE might actually see this as a good thing.