ABC Apologizes After Mistakenly Listing Tom Hanks, Amy Adams as Oscar Nominees
If there's one name that the majority was expecting to see on the Academy's list this year, it's #AmyAdams's. The actress couldn't repeat her storied Oscar nomination history with her performance in 20th Century Women, an emotional and heartfelt movie where Bening plays a single mom and landlord who enlists the help of two bold and strong-willed young women to help raise her son. "She was fantastic and drove the story beautifully".
That films like Arrival are so rare isn't a conspiracy so much as a logical result of an industry that produces film content written and directed by (white) men.
This is true. Arrival has been getting wonderful reviews, and fans attribute its success largely to Amy Adams herself.
Her portrayal of Susan Morrow, an art gallery owner whose ex-husband sends her the draft of a puzzling and risky novel, is sleek and subtle.
So no wonder Amy Adams struggled to hide her heartbreak at a Screen Actors Guild event following her sensational Oscars snub on Tuesday.
The film's Oscar nominations makes it one of the most sought after movies in the country presently and another weekend in theaters should allow it to cross that coveted $100 million mark in the U.S. The re-release will include exclusive bonus footage featuring thought-provoking commentary and a behind-the-scenes look from Director Denis Villeneuve, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, and other cast and filmmakers.
We'll never know for certain why Adams wasn't deemed good enough for the Oscars this year.
We sense her fear and uncertainty as she heads off on her first jaunt inside one of the visiting craft - a genuinely spooky moment, thanks to all that great direction and production design - but Adams is careful enough that we also sense how her scientific curiosity wins out. Isabelle Huppert took home the award for "Elle". And had Adams been nominated, as almost everyone expected her to be, I would be rooting for her to win on her sixth try. Actors of color were nominated in each of the four acting categories, and three of the five nominees for Best Supporting Actress are non-white.
Can You Be Too Subtle For The Oscars?
Reaction to Adams' Oscar snub on social media was unrelenting. The subtle way that Adams conveys all her character's skills and emotion - intelligence, regret, hope, fascination and sorrow - are perfectly judged, and tonally of a piece with Villeneuve's low-key direction. There's no radical physical transformation that'd require her to lose a unsafe amount of weight; no grandiose scene where she explodes, producing tailor-made for GIFs and reaction shots and a multitude of montages in its wake.
Best Picture recognition for "Hell or High Water" alongside "Arrival", "Fences", "Hacksaw Ridge", "Hidden Figures", "La La Land", "Lion", "Manchester By the Sea" and "Moonlight" also surprised award pundits.
"It's a odd feeling to celebrate and feel sad at the same time".
Mary Tyler Moore , the beloved actress who starred in a number of hit TV shows and movies died Wednesday at age 80. Even in the face of health difficulties, Moore continued to act through the next several decades.
Mina said Clayton was still alive; Mina said Loyd stood "over her defenseless body" and fired multiple shots at her, killing her. The judge said Thursday that Loyd would have a hearing in one week to determine counsel for him in the case over Dixon's death.
Over the year to December non-tradables inflation was 2.1 per cent, well up on the 1.6 per cent recorded in the year to June. The average of RBA's two core inflation measures has remained at around 1.6% throughout a year ago .
President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama await the White House arrival of President-elect Donald Trump and his wife. The Obama foundation is a non-profit organization and was formed in 2014 for the sole goal of managing the site.
Melania, originally born in Slovenia, can speak her native language in addition to English, German, Serbian and French. In a drunken rant the chat show host also said she would tell President Donald Trump to "f*** off" if she saw him.
Netanyahu said over the weekend that he hopes to eventually extend Israeli sovereignty over all settlements. Netanyahu also said he supports an "Israeli sovereignty over Ma'aleh Adumim", a major West Bank settlement.
She has also been buoyed by steady economic growth, low unemployment and a dearth of viable challengers within her own party. Gabriel said the party has also agreed that he should replace Frank-Walter Steinmeier as foreign minister.
There are a lot of talking points to discuss but one key factor, for me, was the performance of Fernando Llorente. The lead was doubled in the 52nd minute as Llorente rose well to head home Gylfi Sigurdsson's inch ideal cross.
Rescuers had concentrated on areas where people could have been huddled in air pockets formed by partially collapsed walls. Four earthquakes above magnitude five rocked central Italy on Wednesday, with tremors continuing into the night.
Egypt top Group D, Ghana sweat over Gyan
Egypt have won the competition a record seven times - three more times than next best Ghana and Cameroon. Ghana had already qualified for the quarter-finals following victories against Mali and Uganda.
What is Bell Let's Talk Day?
Lambton College is doing its part to join in on the mental health conversation. Her research has looked into the stigma surrounding mental illness.
Access to affordable health care is essential
A replacement for Obamacare would require 60 votes in Senate, which means some Democrats would have to get on board. Collins added, "I believe there has been a sea change in attitudes on how we should approach this dilemma".
Super Bowl LI: When is It, How to Get Tickets, and More
Brady and coach Bill Belichick will be seeking their - and the Patriots' - fifth Lombardi Trophy, and second in three years. During last year's U.S. presidential election, Trump claimed Brady had contacted him to let him know he had voted for him.
Roger Federer vs Kei Nishikori
The fourth round encounter against Gael Monfils could have tilted either way, but the determined Spaniard found a way to win. The second set began again with an unstoppable Roger Federer , who broke the serve to his rival with his utmost ease.
Wolf 1061c could be the next habitable planet after Earth
As the Wolf 1061c is completely within the habitable zone of the star, the possibility of its support for alien life is high. Wolf 1061b orbits close to the parent star and is therefore very hot. "A planet that's too close would be too hot".
Is North Korea Planning a Long-Range Missile Launch?
In his New Year address, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Pyongyang was in the final stages of preparing to test an ICBM. It is also believed to have an upgraded version of the missile, known as the KN-14.
California Labor Market Ends 2016 On Down Note
For December's labor force, a total of 2,203,251 people were counted, up 8,588 from the number recorded in November. Over 90% of the cuts were in administrative and support services, which includes temporary search firms.
Tehran high-rise building collapses after fire
Local police officials have cordoned off the area and as this report is filed, more rescue personnel have been sent to the spot. A high-rise residential building in Tehran has collapsed after a blaze, Iranian state television reported Thursday.
Fire Emblem Heroes Announced for Android and iOS Devices
The original 3DS will not be supported, presumably as a result of the technical issues surrounding Hyrule Warriors Legends . Nintendo is still keeping things under wraps but promises that a brand new Fire Emblem game will be coming in 2018.