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Amy Winehouse’s Dad Was Pretty Peeved ‘Amy’ Won Documentary Oscar


Mitch Winehouse has been pretty vocal about his disapproval of the Asif Kapadia-directed documentary Amy -- which details the life of his daughter, the late singer Amy Winehouse. Mitch isn't portrayed in the most favorable light in the film, coming off an opportunistic parent, siphoning off his daughter's fame, and failing to get her the ...

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Oscar Win Breaks Twitter Record, And We’re Not Surprised!


Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscar win broke Twitter records last night, generating a 440,000 tweets per minute! Well, his win has been YEARS in the making! Therefore, it literally comes to no surprise that the Internet exploded after he accepted the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in The Revenant. OK, let's be real...Even if ...

Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs Responds To Oscar Nominees Backlash


You know diversity in Hollywood is bad when even Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs is upset over the Oscars 2016 nominees. She has spoken of how "heartbroken and frustrated" she is at the total lack of ethnic minority actors, actresses and filmmakers represented. The bigger problem is that some stars have decided to boycott the ...