Browsing Category Award Shows

Meryl Streep And The Berlin International Film Festival Jury Have Been Seriously Grilled About Diversity


The Berlin International Film Festival had an opening film conference today where its jury was questioned about diversity three times in lieu of the #OscarsSoWhite issue. Actress and Yas Queen Meryl Streep is heading the jury this year, and she had a pretty good answer to one of the reporters, when she said, "This jury ...

Sylvester Stallone Considered Boycotting The Oscars, Until Ryan Coogler Told Him Not To


Yesterday, Sylvester Stallone claimed he had offered to boycott the Oscars amid the #OscarsSoWhite controversy. While he was nominated for Best Supported Actor for Rocky follow-up, Creed, the film's lead, Michael B. Jordan, was not nominated for his performance. Neither was the film's director, Ryan Coogler, who is also African American. Stallone spoke to the film's director, ...