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First-time nominee Lin-Manuel Miranda reflects on watching the Oscars as a child
This weekend will be the first time “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has attended the Academy Awards, and it comes after a lifetime of watching the show. In a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter, Miranda recounts the reasons the show has always been special to him. "When I was a kid, the
Lin-Manuel Miranda Describes Fulfilling His Mom's Oscar Promise
Lin-Manuel Miranda said he never dreamed he would be nominated for an Oscar. But his mother, Dr. Luz Towns-Miranda, predicted it when her son was just a teenager. “My mom always said, ‘When you get nominated…I'm your date,’” Miranda, 37, told ABC News' Chris Connelly Monday at the annual Oscar
Lin-Manuel Miranda on Fulfilling His Mom's Oscar Destiny
Miranda talks to ABC News' Chris Connelly about taking his mom, Luz Towns-Miranda, to the 2017 Academy Awards.
Lin-Manuel Miranda 'Beyond Thrilled' About 'Moana' Oscar Nomination
ABC News' Chris Connelly talks to Lin-Manuel Miranda about his 2017 Oscar nomination for original song for Disney's "Moana."
Neil Patrick Harris on How Magic Influences His Acting
Harris appears on "Popcorn With Peter Travers" to talk about his new role in Netflix's "A Series of Unfortunate Events"
Laila Ali Celebrates Her Legendary Father's Remarkable Story
Part 6 of ABC News' "Game Changers": Laila Ali, the daughter of boxing champ Muhammad Ali, talks to Robin Roberts about the legacy her father left behind as a fighter in and out of the ring.
Laila Ali Remembers Her Father, Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali
As 2016 comes to a close, Laila Ali , the daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali , is remembering her late father as a game-changer and messenger of peace. “He felt that boxing was just his platform to do all the greater good. He took that power and used it in a positive way to make a difference in
Jimmy Kimmel to Host 2017 Oscars
The late night host made a two-part announcement on his show that he will be the host of the 2017 Academy Awards and that his wife, "is hosting a baby inside her body," he said to announce the pregnancy.
The Note: Melania Plays Defense
NOTABLES --TRUMP SAYS 'I DON'T THINK SO' WHEN ASKED IF HE'S CROSSED THE LINE WITH WOMEN: The embattled Republican presidential nominee spoke out tonight on the accusations of sexual assault leveled against him. ABC’s TOM LLAMAS , in an interview before a campaign event tonight in Green Bay,
Hillary Clinton Makes Push in Republican Territory
Clinton's campaign is working traditionally red states like Arizona and Georgia that now appear to be in play in her race against Donald Trump.