Month: February 2019
The ‘BlacKkKlansman’ director’s reaction to a rival’s best picture win wasn’t “arrogance” but “an awareness of how little Hollywood has changed” — and recognition that, 30 years after ‘Do the Right Thing,” he’s still an outsider.
The 91st Academy Awards managed not to be a total disaster, despite the lack of a host for the first time in 30 years, no opening monologue, and a ceremony that tossed out more Oscars to “Bohemian Rhapsody” (four) than “Roma” (three), “Black Panther” (three) and “A Star Is Born” (one). The best picture winner, “Green Book,” also […]
As we began to settle in to watch the Oscar Hoopla, one of the first pics we saw from the red carpet was Billy Porter. He strolled onto his Oscar moment in a number that was a combination of a Victorian gown and a tuxedo. Social Media went crazy. We almost missed the other grand […]