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Oprah Winfrey’s Oscars Snub Shocks Academy Award Nominations – Huffington Post

Oprah Winfrey’s Oscars Snub Shocks Academy Award NominationsHuffington PostOprah Winfrey failed to secure her first Oscar nomination in 28 years on Thursday morning, missing out on a nod for Best Supporting Actress. Winfrey, who co-starred as Forest Whitaker’s wife in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” was snubbed by the Academy … and more …read more Source: […]

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Fruitvale: Oakland Film About Oscar Grant Wins Sundance Top Prize

Oscar Grant’s spirit lives on in the movie Fruitvale. Fruitvale won top prize at The Sundance Film Festival and for the depiction of Oscar Grant’s last days of his life before he died at the gun of Johannes Mesherle in 2009 at the Fruitvale BART Station in Oakland. Grant’s murder sparked riots and protest in […]