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04 January 2019 8:11 AM WATCH: Ellen DeGeneres really wants Kevin Hart to host the Oscars

Cape Town – Back at the start of December 2018, it was announced that comedian and actor Kevin Hart would host the Oscars. Now in an upcoming interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Kevin said that he is “evaluating” his recent decision to step down as host of the show. The talk show host shared a snippet of the hour-long interview that will air on Friday in America 54

07 December 2018 5:27 AM Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after anti-gay comments surface

New York - Kevin Hart says he has stepped down as Oscars host following an outcry over previous anti-gay tweets by the comedian. He said he stepped down so as not to be a distraction on a night that should be celebrated by so many amazing talented artists. On Thursday, Kevin wrote on Instagram that critics should "stop being negative" after years-old 76

05 December 2018 4:21 AM Kevin Hart will host the 2019 Oscars

Los Angeles — Kevin Hart will host the 2019 Academy Awards, fulfilling a lifelong dream for the actor-comedian. Hart announced his selection in an Instagram statement and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences followed up with a tweet that welcomed him "to the family." The announcement came hours after trade publication The Hollywood Reporter 98

23 October 2018 4:00 PM Guillermo del Toro to direct Pinocchio for Netflix

Los Angeles - Guillermo del Toro's first movie after winning Oscars for The Shape of Water will be a stop-motion animated version of the classic Pinocchio, Netflix said Monday. "No art form has influenced my life and my work more than animation and no single character in history has had as deep of a personal connection to me as Pinocchio," del Toro said. The feature 80

22 September 2018 10:00 AM This is SA's entry for the 2019 Oscars

Cape Town - The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) announced on Friday that the feature film, Sew the Winter to My Skin, has been nominated as South Africa's official selection to the 91st Annual Academy Awards (Oscars) in the category for Best Foreign Language Film Award. Jahmil X.T Qubeka’s adventure film wowed audiences at Cannes L’Atelier 168

19 September 2018 7:21 AM Record low viewership for 2018 Emmy Awards

New York — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. The Emmy Awards drew a record-low audience of just under 10.2 million people, down 11 percent from the past two years. The show reached virtually identical audiences of 11.4 million each of the last two years, the Nielsen company said. The further fragmentation of television undoubtedly plays a role in audience 113

04 May 2018 8:29 AM Black Panther leads MTV Movie and TV Award nods

Los Angeles - Black Panther, the breakthrough superhero film that has become one of the highest-grossing motion pictures of all time, on Thursday led nominations for the MTV Movie and TV Awards. The action movie about the fictional African kingdom of Wakanda led with seven nominations including Best Movie for the June 18 awards, which will be decided 2513

03 May 2018 6:53 PM Film Academy expels Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski

Los Angeles — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors has voted to expel Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski from its membership. The film academy said Thursday that its board of governors met Tuesday night and voted on their status in accordance with their Standards of Conduct. Only one person is thought to have been previously 2808

25 April 2018 1:00 PM Make a note: Oscars 2019 dates announced

Los Angeles - Next year's Oscars season has been set, with several events leading up to the broadcast of the 91st Academy Awards on 24 February 2019. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced key dates during the season on Monday, including the handing out of its honourary Oscars, the Governors Awards, on 18 November. Nominations will be announced 1297

07 April 2018 4:00 AM 7 binge-worthy series and movies by famous brothers

Cape Town - Showmax, DStv Now and Netflix all carry some of the best examples of the Duplass Brothers and the Coen Brothers’ writing, directing and acting talents. Binge on these series and movies on internet TV this weekend (especially if you’re one of those people who honours random Days of the Year - Siblings Day is on 10 April, just FYI). Created 60