Star Wars: The Force Awakens Bags 11MTV Movie Awards Nominations
Mar10

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Bags 11MTV Movie Awards Nominations

MTV has announced the nominees for this year’s MTV Movie Awards, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens leads the pack with a total of 11 nominations. For the movie of the year award, Star Wars will have to slug it out with Avengers: Age of Ultron, Jurassic World, Creed, Deadpool and Straight Outta Compton. Chris Pratt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Michael B. Jordan, Ryan Reynolds, Matt Damon and Will Smith are all nominated for the Best Male...

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Leonardo DiCaprio Wins His First Oscar
Mar06

Leonardo DiCaprio Wins His First Oscar

Actor and eco-activist, Leonardo DiCaprio, finally received an Oscar award on Sunday 28th February 2016 at the Academy Award Ceremony in Hollywood, California. The internet was abuzz on the night, after DiCaprio’s win. The actor had received more than 45 prestigious awards over the span of his career, but had yet to taste the glory of winning an Oscar even after six nominations. He gave a long, yet humbling speech as he accepted the...

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Adesua Etomi, Daniel K. Daniel,Dry, Win Big At AMVCAS 2016
Mar06

Adesua Etomi, Daniel K. Daniel,Dry, Win Big At AMVCAS 2016

The fourth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAS) held last night at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos, Nigeria, and among the big winners on the night were Adesua Etomi, who won the Award for Best Actress in a drama for her role in Uduak Isong’s Falling; and Daniel K. Daniel who took home the award for Best Actor in a drama for his performance in A Soldier’s Story. Other big winners on the...

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Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation Gets October Release Date
Feb25

Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation Gets October Release Date

By the time this year’s edition of the Sundance Film Festival ended last month, one film was on everyone’s lips: The Birth of a Nation. Written, directed and also starring Nate Parker, The Birth of a Nation broke Sundance record, after it was acquired by Fox Searchlight Pictures for a record-setting fee of $17.5 million. It also earned mainly positive reviews from the film festival audience, and there were already talks of the film...

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Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant, Win Big At The 2016 BAFTAs
Feb16

Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant, Win Big At The 2016 BAFTAs

The British Academy Film Awards held on Sunday at the London Royal Opera House, and The Revenant and Leonardo DiCaprio continued their impressive run this award season, going home with the awards for Best Film and Best Leading actor respectively. The movie also won the award for Best Director (Alejandro G. Iñárritu), Best Cinematographer (Emmanuel Lubezki) and Best Sound. George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road also won big on the night,...

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