The final half hour of ABC's pre-show telecast was watched by 22.2 million people , down from 23.8 million a year ago, Nielsen said. Rock asked one African-American theatergoer if it made him "smack-a-white-man mad ". Because we had real things to protest at the time. Too busy being raped and lynched to care about who won best cinematographer. Hungary's concentration camp drama "Son of Saul" won best foreign language film .
Michael Rozman / Warner Bros. Last week , his house was SWAT'ed by schmucks, and this week, hackers took over his Twitter account , deleting the original video. "Holz tweeted " #getthevideoback ", but it's still available on YouTube . According to Holz, the decision to make the video was a spontaneous one, and he didn't expect it to explode the way it did.
Jada boycotting the Oscars is like me boycotting Rihanna's panties. Chris Rock's Asian joke at the 2016 Academy Awards might have made people burst into laughter, but not everyone was fond of it.
I'm here at the Oscars, otherwise known as the White People's Choice Awards. The second-time Oscar host, clad in a white tuxedo, said in his rip-roaring monologue that if hosts were nominated like people in the acting categories, people would be watching Neil Patrick Harris instead.
Adele won four prizes, including best British female solo artist and best album . The "Hello" singer made waves online when she swore during her acceptance speech for her Global Success award which was presented to her from space by Tim Peak.
But in true Gaga fashion, she rolled out all the stops to make sure this was more than just a performance - it was a moment that we needed to witness and share. It's safe to say that the 88th Academy Awards touched on a number of important topics. It's something that is deeply connected to my heart, I am myself a survivor .