Scorsese: 'Hugo' Dog Stiffed at Collars

Director Martin Scorsese said Blackie was overlooked at Golden Collar Awards.
2:48 | 02/21/12

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There are few people in Hollywood -- get away with comparing Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio in their most famous roles for the -- from a doll. Literally a doll but -- -- says it can and did it in a recent conversation with ABC's nick watts. And here's -- -- -- said. Scorsese is furious because black -- doberman and a -- brooding presence throughout his monster piece. Wasn't even nominated the first annual golden color awards June in the -- actually act yes. Apparently sources close to the golden callers were spreading rumors that Lackey had unfairly benefited. From computer animation I mean -- what -- the committee call us. And say hey there's a dog CGI. Says he himself so long ignored by the academy mounted -- campaign he wrote an editorial in the LA times to bonding and nomination. We're lucky your own history awards as. -- lover I would say that you you unjustly overlooked -- that's one of the reasons is that one of the reasons exactly that's one of the reasons why gonna stand up to the star. In -- sense I drew the line here where black. That human stars of the movie are Hugo and George met case who actually did exist pioneer -- the very least cinema but he was -- discovered. And he lived to see. -- -- -- It's tough. Posts. Actually -- after the interview began to pull apart Lackey was born both of us let me go and slow -- yeah. The whole its -- and took my entire arms drenched. He is Italian. Probably ruined -- was -- for -- heard the air cleared and he explained what really. This award season. We don't know -- into and we all know -- SE waiting under the -- -- the picture I mean all is heartbreaking beautiful dogs or heroes. Bud Black he has to play a really tough character yeah. I think that. What happened here especially -- this golden collar situation going cholera -- is that because the park that she played which she played brilliantly. She was. -- -- Because of being the anti hero. It was a tough year for -- best actor. A -- in the artist. In Hugo black he plays a police dog to Sasha baron Cohen's police man. Similarly angular features they developed similar had to. It's and expressions. She hasn't really like to talk about -- much -- -- to carry him a lot in the picture Melamine. And it bought for Nightline in London.

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