From Chris Rock's opening monologue to Joe Biden's defense of sexual assault victims to Leonardo DiCaprio's climate change message, Fox News found a lot to hate in this year's Oscars. It was not immediately clear on Monday whether the smaller TV audience reflected calls by civil rights leader Al Sharpton for a "tune out" to protest the absence of people of color among the nominees.
The moment we were all waiting for was to watch Leonardo DiCaprio win his first Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his work in "The Revenant". " They have this idea that the paradigm is still black-white and they need to expand the conversation". And I'll admit, even I got a little star struck.
Producer Mike sugar said, "This film gave a voice to survivors". He continued with a direct call to the pontiff: "Pope Francis, it's time to protect the children and restore the faith". Vatican Radio also praised " Spotlight " as a "rigorous and authentic" reconstruction. L'Osservatore Romano published a piece titled "It's not an anti-Catholic film" on Tuesday morning, praising Tom McCarthy's film for "managing to voice the shock and profound pain of the faithful confronting the ...
Global Success award , Album of the Year award, British Female Solo award, British Single award. American singer Kesha has been embroiled in a lawsuit with her mentor/producer Dr Luke, and a court recently denied a preliminary injunction which would allow her to record music outside of her record label contract.
The film "Spotlight " won the Best Original Screenplay award while the Best Adapted Screenplay went to "The Big Short ". "It would be unlikely that the Academy would reward a genre sequel like " Fury Road " with best picture , but they have gone with directors like Ang Lee and Alfonso Cuaron for well-mounted spectacles like "Life of Pi" and 'Gravity '".
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 .