KU professor Kevin Willmott, who co-wrote 'BlacKkKlansman,' nominated for screenwriting Oscar
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Surprisingly, Black Panther did not pick up any visual effects nods, an area that is traditionally more open to big budget blockbusters and comic book movies, but it did fare well in another superhero-friendly area of sound.
So far, the awards season has been a bit surprising, with prizes sprayed among a variety of films.
The black-and-white drama about a middle-class Mexican family and the domestic workers who care for its children will go up against Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Favourite, Green Book, A Star is Born and Vice when the Academy Awards are doled out February 24. Subbing in for Green Book's Peter Farrelly and A Star Is Born'sBradley Cooper is The Favourite's Yorgos Lanthimos and Cold War's Pawel Pawlikowski.
But The Favourite scored a bit of a surprise with its stellar haul. His co-star Adam Driver was recognised in the Best Supporting Actor category, but it's a shame to see Washington absent from this shortlist, as it's his performance that makes BlacKkKlansman the film that it is.
Colman is up against Glenn Close for The Wife, Yalitza Aparicio for Roma, Melissa McCarthy for Can You Ever Forgive Me?, and Lady Gaga, who earns her first acting Oscar nomination for her role in A Star Is Born.
A look at some of the major nominees for the 2019 Academy Awards.
For the second straight year, Fox Searchlight (which released last year's victor, "The Shape of Water") topped all studios, even as it and its parent studio, 20th Century Fox are in the process of being acquired by the Walt Disney Co.
This year, multiple controversies are plaguing the Oscars - none of them related to last year's bombshell. What film won best film of 1989?
The plan was scrapped a month later.
Despite all the prognostications and precursors, the Oscars always throw a few curveballs with its nominations. He withdrew after homophobic tweets he had written years ago sparked a crippling backlash on social media.
Some film contenders, like "Green Book" and the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody", have suffered waves upon waves of backlash, even as their awards tallies have mounted. He's up against multiple nominees Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Viggo Mortensen, and Willem Dafoe. Last year, James Mangold and Michael Green had a break through as they received the Best Adapted Screenplay nomination for Hugh Jackman's "Logan".
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Maria Sakkari caused a major upset on day one at the Australian Open as she beat 2017 French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko . Rafael Nadal poked fun at a journalist who fell asleep during his post-match press conference at the Australian Open .
He has come under criticism from Democrats for the memo, which he sent Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Former FBI Director James Comey has said Trump asked him to pledge loyalty before firing him in May 2017.
Lily Adams, a Clinton campaign alum who has worked as Harris's spokeswoman, will be communications director. Harris could also have a geographical advantage, as California is moving its primary up to March 3, 2020.
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Lady Gaga wore an ice blue dress with a train so magnificent people had to walk behind her and carry it. Sunday's awards were spread far and wide, with few movies or TV series winning a couple of times .
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The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss added: "Specifically with Fernandinho's role, it's so hard to find". I don't talk about players not here, never did and never will". "It's complicated, so, so complicated".
The US announced tariffs on United States dollars 250 billion worth of Chinese goods, while China countered with its own. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told CNBC that the United States and China are "making progress" on trade.
Democrat Kamala Harris announces presidential run
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Democrats reject offer on amnesty by Trump in bid for wall
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US Probes Huawei for Alleged Trade Secret Theft
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Massive spinning ice disc forms in ME river
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Tulsi Gabbard to Run for President in 2020
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At the Border, Trump Moves Closer to Emergency Declaration
The pressure on Washington to strike a deal intensified Friday when most workers missed their paychecks for the first time. Trump's visit was met by protesters who rallied on both sides of the border-in Reynosa, Mexico, and in McAllen, Texas .
Bayern 'absolutely want to sign' Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi - chief
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