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David Oyelowo Slams Academy for Snubbing ‘Selma’, Comes to Benedict Cumberbatch’s Defense

Kaitlyn Laurie | February 2, 2015 - 9:56 am

David Oyelowo portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Selma, the new civil rights drama that’s up for Best Motion Picture at this year’s Oscars.

David Oyelowo, however, is not up for Best Actor, which has caused justifiable and generous outcry for a performance undeniably so deserving of a nomination. Oyelowo slams the Academy,… More »


WATCH: Kim Kardashian Shares Video of 13-Year-Old Kanye West Reciting a Poem

Kendall Fisher | January 21, 2015 - 8:00 am

Before he was writing raps, Kanye West was reciting poetry.

In light of Martin Luther King Jr., Ye’s wife Kim Kardashian West took to Twitter to share a rare and touching video she found of “her baby” reciting a poem about the great activist.

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Jennifer Aniston Talks Oscar Snub, Stars Pay Tribute to Martin Luther King: A Roundup

Michael Prieve | January 19, 2015 - 8:00 pm