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David Oyelowo Slams Lack of Recognition for Strong Roles of Black Actors
"Selma" star speaks out after what many are calling a notable snub by his not receiving an Academy Award nomination.
'Selma' Star David Oyelowo Slams Oscars for Rewarding Only 'Subservient' Black Roles
The subject of race in this year's Academy Awards has been a hot topic after several snubs and lack of diversity among the nominees. One such actor who could have been nominated for best actor and wasn't was David Oyelowo, who portrayed Martin Luther King Jr . in "Selma." He spoke Sunday during an
'Popcorn With Peter Travers': Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington talks about his new action-packed thriller, "The Equalizer."
Denzel Washington Takes Broadway by Storm in Raisin in the Sun
Are you ready for this? Two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington, one of the most powerful actors on screen and stage. His last time on Broadway, took home a Tony. Now anticipation is high as he prepares to open in a classic drama. I got to talk to him about that and a whole lot more. The buzz on
Denzel Washington Talks Turn in 'A Raisin in the Sun'
ABC News’ Sharde Miller reports: Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington is back on Broadway. Washington, 59, is starring in the revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s classic play, “A Raisin in the Sun.” In an interview with “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts, the “Flight” ...
Who was Matthew McConaughey's Co-Presenter at Oscars?
Twitter fired up with questions when Oscar-presenter Matthew McConaughey appeared on stage with a companion nobody recognized. The unexpected presenter was in fact screen legend Kim Novak. The 81-year-old actress is best known for her role in Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 classic 'Vertigo'. Although
Oscars 2014: Top 5 Moments
There were so many noteworthy moments during Sunday's Oscar telecast, some funny, some unexpected and some historic. Oscars 2014: McConaughey, DeGeneres Leave Movie Fans Satisfied Overall, though, there seemed to be a festiveness and camaraderie that hadn't been visible at the Oscars in recent
Nelson Mandela's impact
Nelson Mandela, who led a revolution against injustice from a prison cell and who overthrew history by turning his back on violence, is dead . He was 95 years old. Most of us saw him for the last time when South Africa hosted the World Cup in 2010. Mr. Mandela, an amateur boxer and the winner of
'42' Star on 'Pressure' of Meeting Jackie Robinson's Widow
Chadwick Boseman discusses the success of the biopic of the iconic baseball star.
The Air France Pilot Poser and Famous Impostors Who Got Caught
An American-hating Frenchman allegedly impersonating an Air France pilot was arrested after a flight attendant and co-pilot found him sitting in the cockpit of a US Airways flight en route to Florida. Police said Phillipe Jernnard, 61, of LaRocelle, France, was apparently able to gain access to the