According to the UK Sun, Beyoncé is developing a film on Saartjie Baartman, an African woman forced into becoming a European freak show attraction because of her large rump. Per the British tabloid, Bey’s is hoping this will be the roll to win her an Oscar.


Spike Lee received an honorary Oscar this weekend and took the moment to address a major issue within the industry. Lee was among three special recipients at the Academy’s annual Governors Awards in Hollywood.

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We’re halfway through Black History Month, and a day closer to the 85th annual Academy Awards, airing February 24. As we wait anxiously to see if nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis, will make Black history, by becoming the youngest person ever to win the Best Actress Oscar for her phenomenal portrayal of Hush Puppy in Beasts of the […]


It was a busy weekend for the former Puff Daddy. After “participating” in the NBA Slam Dunk contest on Saturday, Sean “Diddy” Combs hit the Academy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 26th), winning an Oscar in the Best Documentary category for the film Undefeated. The documentary is about a high-school football team in Memphis and the Hip-Hop […]

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The world’s first man to undergo a full face transplant held his first press conference to speak about the success of his surgery. The 31-year-old Spanish man, who is only identified by the name Oscar, spoke with considerable difficulty at the news conference held at Vall d’Hebron hospital, where he was operated on in late […]

Following the footsteps of Three-Six Mafia, Nas is also eying on winning a golden man as well. According to Billboard, Nas’ song Legendary which was filmed for the Mike Tyson documentary could possibly be nominated for an Oscar. If nominated, Nas would have to compete against four other songs in the “Original Song” category at […]