Tag: Academy Awards

Will Smith Resigns From The Academy, Refers To ‘The Slap’ As “Painful And Inexcusable”

It’s been a long, long week of news updates following ‘The Slap’ seen & heard around the world, otherwise known as Will Smith slapping the ‘sugar-honey-iced-tea’ out of Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards last Sunday. The latest comes by way of The… Continue Reading “Will Smith Resigns From The Academy, Refers To ‘The Slap’ As “Painful And Inexcusable””

Oscar Winner Questlove Recalls “Belly Laugh” After Confusing Barack Obama For A Postmates Driver

We know that a lot went down last night at the Academy Awards, but one thing of major notice was the big win for Questlove in the “Best Documentary” category for his 2021 music doc, Summer of Soul. During the press run before his… Continue Reading “Oscar Winner Questlove Recalls “Belly Laugh” After Confusing Barack Obama For A Postmates Driver”

Beyoncé, Billie Eilish, Reba & ‘Encanto’ Singer Sebastian Yatra To Perform At 2022 Oscars

With just a few days before the big night and recent rumors surrounding Beyoncé’s long-awaited return to the stage for a very special performance, The Academy has finally revealed its lineup of performers for the 2022 Oscars ceremony. Introducing this year’s Original Song nominees… Continue Reading “Beyoncé, Billie Eilish, Reba & ‘Encanto’ Singer Sebastian Yatra To Perform At 2022 Oscars”

Samuel L. Jackson On Losing Oscar For ‘Pulp Fiction’: “Black Folk Usually Win For Doing Despicable Shit On Screen”

Later this month, veteran Black actor Samuel L. Jackson will receive the Honorary Academy Award at the 2022 Oscars ceremony. However, you’d be surprised to know that it will be the only award he’s ever gotten from the prestigious awards show, and only second… Continue Reading “Samuel L. Jackson On Losing Oscar For ‘Pulp Fiction’: “Black Folk Usually Win For Doing Despicable Shit On Screen””

Serena Williams Wants To Express Joy Through Super Bowl Ad

Source: Rich Schultz / Getty LOS ANGELES (AP) — Serena Williams is normally the one participating in a major championship matchup, but the seven-time Wimbledon winner will look forward to watching the Super Bowl along with her commercial. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER.… Continue Reading “Serena Williams Wants To Express Joy Through Super Bowl Ad”

Will Smith, Beyoncé & Denzel Washington Among 2022 Oscar Nominees

Source: Warner Bros. / King Richard The 2022 Oscar nominees have been announced and we want to send a special congrats to some of our favorites from the world of film. Two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington earned a nod for his work in “The… Continue Reading “Will Smith, Beyoncé & Denzel Washington Among 2022 Oscar Nominees”