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No Oscar awarded for ethnic diversity

What was missing from the Academy Awards was an issue that couldn’t be ignored when winners were named.

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Gaga’s Oscar medley ignites social media

From Lego statues and Lady Gaga to men’s underwear, the Academy Awards had people talking and tweeting.

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Arquette makes most of Oscar platform

Patricia Arquette made an impassioned plea for equal rights as she accepted her Academy Award.

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No Oscar awarded for ethnic diversity
February 25 2015 at 15:08

What was missing from the Academy Awards was an issue that couldn’t be ignored when winners were named.

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Gaga’s Oscar medley ignites social media
February 24 2015 at 04:18

From Lego statues and Lady Gaga to men’s underwear, the Academy Awards had people talking and tweeting.

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Arquette makes most of Oscar platform
February 23 2015 at 05:56

Patricia Arquette made an impassioned plea for equal rights as she accepted her Academy Award.

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Simmons scoops early Oscar
February 23 2015 at 05:27

JK Simmons offered heartfelt thanks in accepting the best supporting actor Oscar for Whiplash.

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Oscars: Neil Patrick Harris kicks off ‘whitest’ show
February 23 2015 at 05:27

Host Neil Patrick Harris acknowledged the Academy Awards ceremony’s much-discussed lack of diversity in his opening speech.

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50 Shades eclipsed by director’s pain
February 20 2015 at 14:16

Fim-maker Sam Taylor-Johnson reveals her past heartaches.

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Academy to clip Birdman’s wings?
February 19 2015 at 14:08

What’s in a name? For Birdman maybe an Oscar.

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Two-horse race for top prize at Oscars
February 18 2015 at 14:28

A strong showing by Birdman gives Boyhood competition, with experts placing the two films in a dead heat.

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Backstreet Boys: drugs, fame and fraud
February 10 2015 at 13:05

Film about iconic group includes rehab journeys, lost youth and the boyband mastermind-turned-fraudster.

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Hollywood's movie tech wizards honoured
February 8 2015 at 13:42

Some of the most ingenious behind-the-scenes innovators were celebrated at a pre-Oscars ceremony.

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