March 30, 2023

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Jimmy Kimmel, everything everywhere and an ass: Highlights from the 2023 Academy Awards

Everything everywhere at once Dominate the 95th Academy Awards, which took place Sunday night at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theater.

Michelle Yeoh took home the award for Best Actress, becoming the first Asian woman and the second woman of color to win the trophy. The film also won Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for writer/directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert.

Brendan Fraser cemented his comeback by winning Best Actor for Whalewhile Everything is everywhere Stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Ki Hui Kwan took home the Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting Actor awards, respectively.

The night wasn’t without controversy, with criticism directed at Jimmy Kimmel’s interview with Malala and an agonizing reunion between model Ashley Graham and “obnoxious” Hugh Grant.

Many also felt that Angela Bassett deserved an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Instead, the award went to Jamie Lee Curtis, prompting what many viewers described as a “genuine” reaction from Bassett.

There were plenty of daring looks on the “champagne” carpet this year, including Rihanna who showed up in a crop top, boots, and a bucket hat.

A full list of tonight’s winners can be found here.


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Michelle Yeoh’s mother has an emotional reaction to her daughter’s Oscar win in a video that went viral

Michelle Yeoh’s mother celebrates her Oscar win in Kuala Lumpur

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CNN’s Don Lemon ignores Michelle Yeoh’s obvious research in her 2023 Oscars speech

In an act of either self-preservation or complete unconsciousness, Don Lemon seemed to brush off Michelle Yeoh’s not-so-subtle search in her Oscars acceptance speech.

Monday morning (March 13), during CNN On the news anchor’s morning broadcast, he acknowledged Sunday’s (March 12) achievement as “a huge night for Asians and Asian Americans.”

However, Lemmon failed to address what many viewers saw as clear criticism aimed at him by the Academy Award winner in her speech.

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Actor who returns to Starbucks job after starring in Irish Goodbye wins Oscar

Actor James Martin who returned to work part-time at his day job as a Starbucks barista after the tournament Irish GoodbyeHe became the first person with Down syndrome to win an Academy Award for his role in a live-action short film.

Martin leads the 23-minute short drama as Lorcan, a young man who is reunited by his mother with his estranged brother Turlough (Seamus O’Hara).

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Jameela Jameela advocates for “extreme” weight loss at the Academy Awards

After the awards ceremony on Sunday (March 12), the 37-year-old British actor wrote about “how weight loss becomes an Olympic sport during awards season.”

“Images last. But the methods aren’t sustainable, and they don’t usually last, until next award season!” Jamil wrote. “Where once again images of weightless and weightless women are used as a tool for aspiration.”

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Angela Bassett pays tribute to Austin Butler after Oscars insult

Angela Bassett was seen comforting Austin Butler just minutes after being snubbed in her own class.

In one of the biggest upsets of the night, Bassett won the Best Supporting Actress category by Jamie Lee Curtis for her role in Everything everywhere at once. Bassett was nominated for her role in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

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The Academy Awards have been criticized for excluding prominent Hollywood stars from the In Memoriam ceremony

The 2023 Academy Awards are under fire for the omission of several key names from the In Memoriam segment.

Reporting by Jacob Stallworthy.

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Ke Huy Quan won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

Ke Huy Quan won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Waymond Wang Everything everywhere at once.

Read what he said in his acceptance speech below.

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Malala praised for her ‘perfect’ response at the Oscars about Harry Styles spitting on Chris Pine

Malala was praised for her “classy and perfect” response to Oscars presenter Jimmy Kimmel’s gag in the middle of the evening in which he pretended to ask questions from the audience.

Kimmel asked, “As the youngest Nobel Prize winner in history, I was wondering, ‘Do you think Harry Styles spits on Chris Pine?'”

Malala replied, “I am only talking about peace.”

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