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Nyong’o, ’12 Years a Slave’ Among Big Winners at the 2014 Oscars

First-time winners Lupita Nyong’o and Jared Leto took supporting acting honors, while the 3-D spectacle “Gravity” amassed a force of technical awards.

03/02/2014

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Feb. 19: Smokey Robinson is Born & John Singleton Gets Academy Award Nod

On Feb. 19, singer William “Smokey” Robinson was born in Detroit, Mich and John Singleton became the first African-American director to be nominated for an Academy Award.

02/19/2014

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Adele’s “Skyfall” Could Win Her An Oscar

The singer make the (not-so) shortlist of nominees for this year’s Best Original Songs category.

12/13/2012

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Things To Do This Weekend In The DMV

Hello DMV! This weekend is sure to be a great one and I got you covered with all the hot spots in the area. Keep reading for more info.

02/24/2012

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Top Ten Craziest Oscar Moments Of All Time

It’s awards season again! The 84th Annual Oscar Nominations have been announced and while some of us will watch for the touching moments, their will be a handful of us just hoping something outrageous will […]

01/29/2012

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The 2012 Academy Award Nominations Announced

[photogallerylink id=58404 align=left] The nominees for this year’s Academy Awards were announced this morning in Los Angeles, and Martin Scorsese’s Paris adventure Hugo leads the pack this year with 11 nominations, among them Best Picture.

01/24/2012

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Cannon's Countdown: Eddie Murphy To Host The Oscars; Best Hosts From The Past

Every day our man Nick Cannon covers off on the hottest music, movies and stars of pop culture. Come back each day for a list from Nick as part of Cannon’s Countdown. So, it was […]

09/07/2011

[Twitter News] Stars Respond To The Winners, Losers & James Franco During The 83rd Annual Academy Awards

It was a magical night swept away by the English Film The King’s Speech and we followed Twitter to see what people would have to say about the winner and losers, but what we noticed […]

02/27/2011

Auto-Tune Goes To The Oscars

The Oscars aimed younger, hipper and cooler this year. Not only did the producing team pick rising stars James Franco and Anne Hathaway as hosts, but the team also featured one of the hottest new […]

02/27/2011

Trent Reznor Wins Oscar For Best Original Score

Rock fans rejoice! The integral frontman of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nine Inch Nails[/lastfm] (among many other projects) [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Trent Reznor[/lastfm] and his long time music collaborator [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Atticus Ross[/lastfm] brought home the Oscar for Best Original Score for The […]

02/27/2011

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