Oscars 2022 predictions: Will Kristen Stewart be snubbed?

Welcome to Oscar Experts Typing, a weekly column in which Gold Derby editors and Experts Joyce Eng and Christopher Rosen discuss the Oscar race — via Slack, of course. This week, we once again reconvene on Best Actress after Wacky Wednesday. Christopher Rosen: Hello, Joyce! If it’s a day that ends in “y,” what else are we going to … Read more

Scandal over Lukashenko’s phone call – Merkel snubbed Europe! – Politics abroad

Diplomatic scandal at the end of Merkel’s term in office! The day after the 50-minute Merkel-Lukashenko phone call, there was “shock and indignation” in Warsaw, Riga and Vilnius – Belarus’ three EU neighbors – according to a Polish diplomat in Brussels to BILD. The three countries are “angry that the German Chancellor over our heads … Read more

Why Director Steve McQueen Once Felt That Michael Fassbender Was Snubbed at the Oscars

Michael Fassbender has so far been recognized by the Academy for two awards. The prolific actor has been nominated twice so far for both 12 Years a Slave and Steve Jobs. Although some might see being nominated at all as an impressive feat, McQueen once felt that there should be at least one more Oscar … Read more