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Tom Cruise returns Golden Globes amid HFPA controversy
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Tom Cruise returns Golden Globes amid HFPA controversy

Tom Cruise won the best actor honor in 1990 for ‘Born on the Fourth of July’ and in 1997 for ‘Jerry Maguire’, as well as a best-supporting actor award in 2000 for ‘Magnolia’. Hollywood star Tom Cruise has returned his three Golden Globes statues amid the ongoing controversy surrounding the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.According to The Hollywood Reporter, earlier today, NBC announced that it would not be airing the 2022 iteration of the Golden Globes. The network said in a statement: “We continue to believe that the HFPA is committed to meaningful reform. However, change of this magnitude takes time and work, and we feel strongly that the HFPA needs time to do it right.” Tom Cruise won the best actor honor in 1990 for ‘Born on the Fourth of July’ and in 1997 for ‘Jerry Maguire’, as well as a best-supporting actor award in 2000 for ‘Magnolia’.The backlash began after a Los Angeles media outlet’s…
Sean Penn’s hair at Golden Globes trends on social media
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Sean Penn’s hair at Golden Globes trends on social media

American actor Sean Penn’s hairstyle has once again gone viral following his appearance at Sunday’s Golden Globes According to Fox News, the 60-year-old actor appeared during the award ceremony to discuss the work being done to combat the coronavirus pandemic by CORE, the relief organization founded by Penn.Viewers couldn’t help but comment on the actor’s hairstyle on Twitter.“I’m a fan of Sean Penn but not a fan of the hairstyle,” said one person.“Sean Penn went to his hairstylist and said, ‘Give me the Operation guy,'” said a viewer in reference to the board game ‘Operation.’“Congratulations to Sean Penn for his role as ‘all of The Three Stooges,'” joked another.Asked a third: “Why does Sean Penn look like he drank from the wrong grail.” “Please give a golden globe to whoever let Sean Penn look like this on national TV,” added yet another.Some viewers found the actor’s appearance to be somewhat relatable, saying he “is also…
The complete list of nominees of Golden Globes awards
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The complete list of nominees of Golden Globes awards

78th Golden Globes: Here is the complete list of nominees Nominations for the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Wednesday.According to Variety, top contenders in the film categories include ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7,’ ‘The Father’ and ‘One Night in Miami,’ and top TV candidates include ‘The Queen’s Gambit’, ‘The Undoing’ and ‘The Crown.’ With pics that include Aaron Sorkin’s drama ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ and Regina King’s ‘One Night in Miami,’ streaming giants Netflix and Amazon Prime Video are expected to dominate both the TV and film fields, respectively.Most notably, Steven Yeun-starrer ‘Minari,’ about a Korean family pursuing the American dream, will be shut out from the best motion picture race because the film’s dialogue is almost entirely in Korean. A similar, controversial fate befell Lulu Wang’s ‘The Farewell’ last year.Frontrunners for the best actress in a drama category include Viola Davis for her depiction of the titular Ma Rainey in…
Golden Globes 2021: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler to host Golden Globes
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Golden Globes 2021: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler to host Golden Globes

As per Variety, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host Golden Globes 2021 Award ceremony separately from New York and Los Angeles. The upcoming Golden Globes 2021 Awards ceremony will be bicoastal! American actors Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, who will be hosting this year’s ceremony, won’t be in the same room together. As per Variety, Fey and Poehler will host Golden Globes 2021 separately from New York and Los Angeles. Fey will be live from the Rainbow Room atop Rockefeller Center in New York City and Poehler will host from the ceremony’s usual location inside the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California. The duo last hosted the awards show together in 2015. The upcoming ceremony marks their second Golden Globes’ hosting collaboration. The event is set to air live on February 28 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET on NBC after being delayed by nearly two months due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Nominations for…
Daniel Kaluuya wins first-ever Golden Globe
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Daniel Kaluuya wins first-ever Golden Globe

Daniel Kaluuya essayed the role of Fred Hampton in the movie British actor Daniel Kaluuya took home the Golden Globe 2021 for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Motion Picture, for his performance in the ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’.John Boyega also won a Golden Globe this year for his performance in the TV Show ‘Small Axe’. He won the award in the category o Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Supporting Role. ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ is an American biographical drama movie about the betrayal of Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya), chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party in late-1960s Chicago, at the hands of William O’Neal (Lakeith Stanfield), an FBI informant.Kaluuya essayed the role of Fred Hampton in the movie. Judas and the Black Messiah gained two nominations in this year’s Golden Globes — Best Supporting Actor and Best Original Song. Daniel Kaluuya says he feels "grateful" to…
Jason Sudeikis wins his first-ever Golden Globe
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Jason Sudeikis wins his first-ever Golden Globe

This is the first Golden Globe award win for Jason Sudeikis American actor Jason Sudeikis bagged the Golden Globe 2021 award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy for the comedy series ‘Ted Lasso’.This is the first Golden Globe award win for Sudeikis. Apple TV+ show ‘Ted Lasso’ is an American comedy series developed by Bill Lawrence, Jason Sudeikis, Joe Kelly, and Brendan Hunt, based on a character of the same name that Sudeikis first portrayed in a series of promos for NBC Sports’ coverage of the Premier League. In this year’s Golden Globes, Ted Lasso gained two nominations — Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy and Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy.Earlier in the Golden Globe 2021 ceremony, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Jon Batiste took home the award for Best Original Score – Motion Picture – ‘Soul’.The 78th Golden Globe Awards is taking place…
‘Nomadland’ bags Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture – Drama
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‘Nomadland’ bags Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture – Drama

The film is based on the 2017 non-fiction book ‘Nomadland: Surviving America’ American drama film ‘Nomadland’ has won the Golden Globen 2021 award for Best Motion Picture – Drama.‘Nomadland’ is a 2020 American drama film directed, written, and edited by Chloe Zhao. It stars Frances McDormand as a woman who leaves home to travel around the American West. The film is based on the 2017 non-fiction book ‘Nomadland: Surviving America’ in the Twenty-First Century by Jessica Bruder.During the ceremony, Chloe Zhao also took home the Golden Globe for best director for ‘Nomadland’, making her the second woman ever to win for helming, and the first woman of colour to win in the category.Zhao was up against Emerald Fennell (Promising Young Woman), Regina King (One Night in Miami), David Fincher (Mank), and Aaron Sorkin (The Trial of the Chicago 7). #GoldenGlobes: ChloĂ© Zhao becomes the second woman to win best director, motion picture, for #Nomadland https://t.co/gMrpbjjqwe…
Bruce Willis to step away from camera and limelight after being diagnosed with aphasia
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Bruce Willis to step away from camera and limelight after being diagnosed with aphasia

Bruce Willis has aphasia, a medical condition said to hinder the ability to communicate Worldwide fans of Bruce Willis, the American actor, are in for some major disappointment. The 67-year-old actor is reportedly moving away from the movie cameras after having been diagnosed with aphasia, a medical condition said to hinder the ability to communicate. Willis’ family has sent out a statement stating that the actor has been experiencing health issues and has recently been diagnosed with aphasia. The medical condition is impacting his cognitive abilities, and so he will be stepping away from his acting career. The family statement further said that this is a really challenging time for the family. Aphasia forces Bruce Willis to step aside Bruce Willis’ wife Emma, ex-wife Demi Moore, and daughters Rumer, Scout, Tallulah, Mabel, and Evelyn, said in the statement that, “As Bruce always says, ‘Live it up’ and together we plan to do just that”. Aphasia…
Proud moment for regional cinema as Jai Bhim gets featured on Oscars YouTube channel
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Proud moment for regional cinema as Jai Bhim gets featured on Oscars YouTube channel

Jai Bhim, directed by T J Gnanavel and starring Suriya, had surpassed The Godfather and The Shawshank Redemption on IMDb Jai Bhim, the legal drama helmed by T J Gnanavel, had been making waves not just in the local and national circuits, but the international arena too ever since it started streaming on Amazon Prime Video. The film has been in the news ever since people began watching it as it was streamed in various geographies. Soon the Suriya-starrer found its place above classics such as ‘The Godfather’ and ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ on IMDb holding high a rating of 9.6. The film, which was based on a true life incident that shook the people’s conscience in Tamil Nadu, came about as a game changer in all respects, and brought with it the hope of better films to come. The film has now bagged yet another honour. Jai Bhim has become India’s first Tamil film to…
Sir Michael Caine to retire, post Best Sellers
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Sir Michael Caine to retire, post Best Sellers

Two-time Academy Award winner Sir Michael Caine is calling it quits at the age of 88 Iconic actor Sir Michael Caine is calling it quits. The 88-year-old actor who has mesmerised audiences with a variety of roles all through his long career has announced that he will retire from acting soon after his final outing in the flick Best Sellers. Sir Michael Caine, who has been decorated twice with the Academy Awards, said he has decided to retire as he has turned 88 and that there aren’t many many scripts that have a leading man who’s 88, coming up. The actor, whose part in the movie Best Sellers is his last, was not seen on-screen over the past couple of years as he had issues with his spine and that affected his legs. Sir Michael Caine won 2 Academy Awards and 3 Golden Globes Sir Michael Caine who has given us brilliant acting performances in…
SAG Awards sets date for 2022 ceremony
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SAG Awards sets date for 2022 ceremony

Nominations for the 28th Annual SAG Awards will be announced on January 12, 2022 A year after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards to change its format to virtual with a pre-recorded hourlong special, the awards season staple honouring the best of film and TV will be returning to business as usual.The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will take place next year on February 27, 2022, reported Variety. This was the date originally reserved for the 94th Academy Awards, but with the Oscars moving to March 27, the SAG Awards will now fill that date.The show will return to a two-hour telecast and be simulcast live on both TNT and TBS at 8 pm ET, the award ceremony’s organisers confirmed. This past year, a pre-taped, hour-long event took place on April 4 due to the health crisis. SAG Awards Sets Date for 2022 Ceremony, Which Will Return to a Live,…
‘Downton Abbey’ sequel returning to theatres with original cast
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‘Downton Abbey’ sequel returning to theatres with original cast

‘Downton Abbey’ creator Julian Fellowes will once again write the film’s screenplay, with Emmy winners Gareth Neame  ‘Downton Abbey’ fans, rejoice! As the hit British historical drama television series has announced a sequel, starring the original cast of the long-running drama, for a release, this Christmas.The makers announced the sequel of the much-acclaimed drama series on Monday (local time) through the flick’s official Twitter handle.According to Variety, the production for the spinoff went on floors last week and is set to release on December 22, 2021.Gareth Neame from Carnival Films, who will co-produce the picture, said “After a very challenging year with so many of us separated from family and friends, it is a huge comfort to think that better times are ahead and that next Christmas we will be reunited with the much-beloved characters of Downton Abbey.” We're thrilled to announce that Julian Fellowes and the entire Downton cast are back for #DowntonAbbey2, with…
Nomadland’ is coming to Indian cinemas in April
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Nomadland’ is coming to Indian cinemas in April

Nomadland’ is a 2020 American drama film directed, written, and edited by Chloe Zhao As the cinemas in India are re-opening after a coronavirus-induced hiatus of several months, one of the most celebrated American Neo-western drama films, ‘Nomadland‘ is setting up for a theatrical release in April, for the Indian audience.Indian critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the same on his Twitter, on Monday. “IN CINEMAS, THIS APRIL… Searchlight Pictures to release the critically acclaimed and award-winning movie #Nomadland in *cinemas* on 2 April 2021 in #India,” he tweeted. ‘Nomadland’, starring Frances McDormand recently bagged six Oscar nominations, seven BAFTA nominations, was honoured with the Golden Globes for Best Motion Picture (Drama) and Best Director, alongside both the Venice International Film Festival’s Golden Lion for Best Film and the Toronto International Film Festival’s People’s Choice Audience Award.The film received four nominations, including Zhao for best screenplay, an actress in a drama for McDormand, and…
‘Nomadland’ to premier on Disney plus in UK
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‘Nomadland’ to premier on Disney plus in UK

‘Nomadland’ is a 2020 American drama film directed, written, and edited by Chloe Zhao As the cinemas in the UK are still holding back to re-open, one of the most celebrated dramas, ‘Nomadland’ is setting up to roll on digital streamer giant, Disney plus for the audience.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chloe Zhao’s Nomadland’ will premiere on the new Star hub on Disney plus in the UK and Ireland on April 30, this year and can be made available to all the Disney plus subscribers at no additional charge. However, once the cinemas will re-open in the country, the film will be available for exhibitors to program.‘Nomadland’, starring Frances McDormand recently bagged Golden Globes for Best Motion Picture (Drama) and Best Director, alongside both the Venice International Film Festival’s Golden Lion for Best Film and the Toronto International Film Festival’s People’s Choice Audience Award. The Golden Globe winning #Nomadland is coming to #DisneyPlusStar on April…
SAG Awards 2021 to be hour-long, pre-taped
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SAG Awards 2021 to be hour-long, pre-taped

The SAG Awards 2021 will be completely virtual and pre-taped This year’s Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards are going to a bit different as the ceremony has undergone major changes owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Unlike the recent Golden Globes 2021 hybrid format, which featured some in-person and virtual appearances, the SAG Awards 2021 will be completely virtual and pre-taped. As per Variety, the award show, airing on April 4, will also only run for one hour. The SAG Awards will not have a host, a red carpet, or even a set.The ceremony will include the presentation of 13 awards and feature comedy bits as well as the traditional ‘I Am An Actor’ segments from nominees and other presenters. The event will also include an ‘In Memoriam’ segment. 2021 SAG Awards to Be Pre-Taped and Run for Just One Hour​ https://t.co/uYfPcw4IXe— People (@people) March 3, 2021 Source: Social Media Among performers who have already signed…
Kelsey Grammer to return with hit comedy ‘Frasier’ revival
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Kelsey Grammer to return with hit comedy ‘Frasier’ revival

Kelsey Grammer career took a boost after he bagged the lead role in ‘Frasier’, which ran for 11 seasons The American streaming service Paramount plus, on Wednesday (local time) announced the return of the 1993 American hit sitcom ‘Frasier’ with original series star Kelsey Grammer reprising his role as Dr Frasier Crane in the show.According to People, Kelsey Grammer who has won four Emmy Awards, two Golden Globes, a Screen Actors Guild Award and ties the record for the longest-running television character for his role in ‘Frasier’ has been roped in by the makers of the show’s revival. Excited about the project, Grammer said in a statement, “Having spent over 20 years of my creative life on the Paramount lot, both producing shows and performing in several, I’d like to congratulate Paramount+ on its entry into the streaming world.”He added, “I gleefully anticipate sharing the next chapter in the continuing journey of Dr Frasier Crane.”…
Kate Winslet reveals she faced ‘straight-up cruel’ tabloid treatment
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Kate Winslet reveals she faced ‘straight-up cruel’ tabloid treatment

Actor Kate Winslet recently spoke about the media’s straight-up cruel’ criticism of her weight in a new interview Academy Award-winning actress Kate Winslet recently spoke about the media’s straight-up cruel’ criticism of her weight in a new interview.According to E!News, the ‘Titanic’ actor engaged in a conversation with The Guardian, published Sunday (local time) describing how demoralising it was to see headlines about her body. “It was almost laughable how shocking, how critical, how straight-up cruel tabloid journalists were to me.I was still figuring out who the hell I bloody well was! They would comment on my size, they’d estimate what I weighed, they’d print the supposed diet I was on. It was critical and horrible and so upsetting to read,” she recalled.Kate Winslet added she was frequently asked for “comment” on her own appearance. When she responded as requested, she said, “Well, then I got this label of being ballsy and outspoken. No, I…
Jane Fonda to lend voice for Apple, Skydance’s ‘Luck’
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Jane Fonda to lend voice for Apple, Skydance’s ‘Luck’

Jane Fonda is on board for a key role in ‘Luck’ that envisions colliding worlds of good and bad luck, and the unlucky girl who must intervene to save the day. Oscar-winning actor Jane Fonda will lend her voice for the upcoming animated film titled ‘Luck’. As per Variety, the forthcoming movie comes under the recently-announced content partnership between Apple and Skydance Animation. Jane Fonda is on board for a key role in ‘Luck’ that envisions colliding worlds of good and bad luck, and the unlucky girl who must intervene to save the day. The veteran actor will voice the role of The Dragon, described as the “exuberant CEO of Good Luck and undisputed luckiest ancient being in all the land. The Dragon is elegant, stylish, and as persuasive as she is powerful. The only thing better than good luck is more good luck, so when bad luck starts to spin out of control, she…
Simon Baker, Rebecca Rigg part ways
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Simon Baker, Rebecca Rigg part ways

Simon Baker and his wife and actor Rebecca Rigg have called it quits after 29 years of marriage Actor Simon Baker and his wife and actor Rebecca Rigg have called it quits after 29 years of marriage.The long-time couple, who had quietly separated in April 2020, announced their split in a joint statement on Friday, reported E! News. “We remain close friends and our three children will always be the most important focus of our lives,” Baker and Rigg said in a joint statement.Simon Baker and Rigg share three children including 27-year-old Stella, 22-year-old Claude, and 19-year-old Harry. The estranged couple played love interests on the short-lived 1990s Australian soap ‘E Street’. However, they actually met on a blind date in 1991. Simon Baker and Wife Rebecca Rigg Break Up After 29 Years https://t.co/vL1Kch7JIu— E! News (@enews) January 30, 2021 Source: Social Media The two tied the knot in the 1990s in two separate ceremonies.…
Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award
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Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association takes great pride in bestowing the 2021 Cecil B. DeMille Award to Jane Fonda At this year’s Golden Globes, American actor Jane Fonda will receive the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Award.According to Variety, the honour recognises Fonda’s illustrious career in film, one that saw her top the box office and cement her name in movie history by starring in such classics as ‘Klute,’ ‘The China Syndrome’ and ‘9 to 5.’ More recently, Fonda has appeared in the Netflix series ‘Grace & Frankie’ as well as ‘Book Club’ and ‘Youth.’ The 83-year-old star’s other films include ‘The Electric Horseman,’ ‘Barefoot in the Park,’ ‘Coming Home, and ‘Julia.’As reported by Variety, one of her biggest commercial successes was the 1982 release of her first exercise video, ‘Jane Fonda’s Workout,’ which went on to sell 17 million copies and spawned several follow-ups.Fonda has been equally well known for her political stances – protesting…
Grammys postponed amid a spike in COVID-19 cases
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Grammys postponed amid a spike in COVID-19 cases

The 63rd annual Grammy Awards have been delayed amid concerns about COVID-19 The 63rd annual Grammy Awards, set to be presented this month, have been delayed amid concerns about COVID-19, as reported by The New York Times (NYT) on Tuesday (local time).The awards show will now be held on March 14, according to a statement from Grammy organizers. “The deteriorating Covid situation in Los Angeles, with hospital services being overwhelmed, I.C.U.s having reached capacity, and new guidance from state and local governments have all led us to conclude that postponing our show was the right thing to do,” said the statement, which was signed by executives at the Recording Academy, which presents the Grammys, and CBS, its longtime broadcast partner as quoted by NYT.“Nothing is more important,” it added, “than the health and safety of those in our music community and the hundreds of people who work tirelessly on producing the show.” Source: Social Media The…
Oscars 2021: The biggest snubs and surprises
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Oscars 2021: The biggest snubs and surprises

Chloe Zhao, who won the best director award for her work on ‘Nomadland’, which also won the best picture award at Oscars The 2021 Oscars, which were held at the Dolby Theatre and Union Station, was one star-studded event. While the 93rd Annual Academy Awards were mostly unexpected and unpredictable, it delivered surprising wins in the lead actor categories for Anthony Hopkins and Frances McDormand.According to Variety, another big shocker was that this time the Best Picture category was not announced last, instead, they saved the lead acting categories for that. Also adding to the list of surprises was the fact that how smoothly the ceremony went even with some big changes. There was its new location at Union Station and a revolving audience. Many presenters spoke from the audience and it worked perfectly.As expected, history was made by the talented filmmaker Chloe Zhao, who won the best director award for her work on ‘Nomadland’,…
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