Comedienne and author Chelsea Handler took over Huffington Post’s Twitter account, and live-tweeted the happenings of the 2014 Academy Awards. Although Handler’s brand of comedy has always bordered on edgy, many felt she went over the line with a series of tasteless tweets aimed at Lupita Nyong’o, Sidney Poitier, and others.
During last night’s 2014 Academy Awards ceremony, host Ellen Degeneres hopped around the star-studded crowd taking selfies with Hollywood’s elite. However, a major selfie featuring a gaggle of stars was retweeted over 1 million times in 45 minutes. Naturally, Twitter went in with the memes.
The 86th annual Academy Awards are underway and one of the night’s first amazing moments was Pharrell Williams performing his hit single “Happy.”
Provided that “Happy” wins an Academy Award, Pharrell Williams might make (Black) history this weekend. On Sunday (March 2), Williams could become the sixth Black person to win a Best Original Song Oscar in the awards show’s 85-year history.
Juanita Moore, a pioneering Black actress who was one of a handful of actors of color to be nominated for an Oscar during her time, has died. Ms. Moore was 99 years of age according to reports.
The Onion may have gone a little too far with one of their jokes. They’ve built a brand off satire, but angered many during Sunday’s Oscar’s tweeting spree, in which 9-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis was called a “c*nt.”
There are millions of people in the state of California that would kill to get to the Academy Awards. Colin Kaepernick is not one of them.
eBay won’t allow Django Unchained action figures to be sold on their site. Production of the dolls have already been discontinued and anyone looking to snatch them up via eBay is out of luck.
The fight between Spike Lee, and just about everybody else who supports Django Unchained, doesn’t appear to be fading, and now Jamie Foxx has entered the fray. Foxx, was overseas promoting the film’s release, and when asked of Lee’s comments on the film’s storyline, he concluded that the Brooklyn native is pretty much always on the attack.
In anticipation of this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, Pharrell Williams and Miss Info will be releasing special video conversations each day this week. The heavily branded videos, which promote Qream, Williams’ venture into alcoholic beverages, show Qream Ambassador Miss Info discussing all things Oscars with the producer/rapper/designer. In the first video of the weeklong series […]
Pharrell Williams like to keep secrets. The veteran producer and N.E.R.D. frontman spoke to GQ about his current and future endeavors, though he didn’t offer much details. For the Oscars, Pha-Real will be working with the storied Hanz Zimmer to reinterpret music for the nominees during the award show. “Well I can’t give but so […]