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Oscars could be a night of historic firsts

Brad Pitt claimed his first acting Oscar in kicking off the 92nd Academy Awards, on a night that could make history on several fronts, depending on which way the best picture race plays out. Powered by WPeMatico

Kennedy Center Honors highlights schism between Trump and the arts

President Trump skipped the Kennedy Center Honors in 2017, publicly stating that he wished to avoid marring the celebration with a “political distraction.” A year later, his absence at the event — held earlier this month, and now being televised on CBS — merely reinforces the disconnect between the commander in chief and key ceremonial aspects of America’s… Read More »

…and the disappointments

There are a lot of bad movies and TV every year, and with so much being produced, 2018 was no exception. But only a few of the bigger misfires come with the sort of concept, cast or creative pedigree that would raise expectations, only to dash them. Powered by WPeMatico

The most satisfying entertainment of the year

It was a strong year for both movies and television. But rather than a conventional “best” list, recognizing the “most satisfying” films and programs felt like a more organic way to pay homage to projects that delivered on their promise or exceeded expectations. It’s also a way of thinning out deserving entries — especially among returning series –… Read More »

What happened to Allison Mack?

By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN Updated 1723 GMT (0123 HKT) April 26, 2018 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. With a tree-filled yard as her background, she answers questions that range from innocuous (her favorite snacks are cucumbers with peach salsa and roasted buttercup squash, she says) to reflective… Read More »