• Who Joe Exotic thinks should play him in a 'Tiger King' adaptation
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    Who Joe Exotic thinks should play him in a 'Tiger King' adaptation

    Joe Exotic has told Tiger King's directors who should play him in a movie, and one of his suggestions makes a lot of sense.

  • Yahoo poll shows readers voted for Joaquin Phoenix as their favourite actor to win big at the Oscars
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    Yahoo poll shows readers voted for Joaquin Phoenix as their favourite actor to win big at the Oscars

    The results for your favourite actor/actress to win big at the Oscars are here!

  • Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt's political acceptance speech raises huge cheer
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    Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt's political acceptance speech raises huge cheer

    Pitt said he approached his acceptance speeches with more thought this time around and denied using a team of writers.

  • Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt wins Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood'
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    Oscars 2020: Brad Pitt wins Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood'

    His performance as stuntman Cliff Booth won over Tom Hanks, Anthony Hopkins, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci.

  • Brad Pitt Gets Political in Oscar Speech, Faults Senate for No-Witness Impeachment Trial (Video)
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    Brad Pitt Gets Political in Oscar Speech, Faults Senate for No-Witness Impeachment Trial (Video)

    While accepting his Oscar for Best Supporting Actor at the 92nd Academy Awards on Sunday, Brad Pitt called out the United States Senate for its decision to allow a no-witness impeachment trial for President Donald Trump.“Wow. Thank you, this is incredible, really incredible. Thank you to the Academy for this honor of honors. They told me I only have 45 seconds up here, which is 45 seconds more than the Senate gave John Bolton this week,” Pitt said, after receiving his statuette for his performance as Cliff Booth in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood.” “I’m thinking maybe Quentin [Tarantino] does a movie about it. In the end, the adults do the right thing.”Last month, the Senate decided in a 51-49 vote not to call witnesses — including former national security adviser John Bolton, among others — for Trump’s impeachment trial. Sens. Mitt Romney of Utah and Susan Collins of Maine were the only two Republican senators who voted with the Democrats to allow witnesses.Also Read: Oscars 2020: Steve Martin and Chris Rock's Best Jokes From the Show OpenPitt soon steered his speech back to the personal side, giving a shoutout to his director, Tarantino, who he called an “original” and “one of a kind.”“The film industry would be a much drier place without you and I love the ethos you gave Cliff Booth,” he continued. “Look for the best in people, expect the worst but look for the best.”He then turned his speech into a tribute to his co-star Leonardo DiCaprio, who is nominated for Best Actor at this year’s Oscars, saying “I’ll ride on your coattails any day, man. The view’s fantastic.”Also Read: Oscars 2020 Winners and Nominees: The Complete List (Updating Live)Pitt closed by saying, “This is for my kids, who color everything I do. I adore you.”The 92nd Academy Awards are airing now on ABC.Read original story Brad Pitt Gets Political in Oscar Speech, Faults Senate for No-Witness Impeachment Trial (Video) At TheWrap

  • Oscars 2020: Predicting the winners using history, maths and science
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    Oscars 2020: Predicting the winners using history, maths and science

    Ahead of Oscars night, here's how history, maths and spreadsheets can help you work out exactly who's going to win.

  • Prince William applauds Brad Pitt's Harry gag during his BAFTAs 2020 acceptance speech
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    Prince William applauds Brad Pitt's Harry gag during his BAFTAs 2020 acceptance speech

    Brad Pitt won the award for Best Supporting Actor for 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'.

  • BAFTAs 2020: Al Pacino helped to his feet after red carpet fall as Brad Pitt misses ceremony
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    BAFTAs 2020: Al Pacino helped to his feet after red carpet fall as Brad Pitt misses ceremony

    Al Pacino stumbled on the steps leading to the Royal Albert Hall, and the 79-year-old star of 'The Irishman' had to be helped to his feet.

  • Super Bowl LIV: Kansas City Chiefs’ Most Famous Fans, From Paul Rudd to Melissa Etheridge (Photos)
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    Super Bowl LIV: Kansas City Chiefs’ Most Famous Fans, From Paul Rudd to Melissa Etheridge (Photos)

    Super Bowl LIV (that’s 54, for some of you) is here and will see the San Francisco 49ers take on the reigning league MVP in Patrick Mahomes, the Legion of Zoom and the Kansas City Chiefs. It’s been 50 years since the red and yellow were in a Super Bowl game. Here are some of the famous faces that will be cheering them on along with all the drunk would be tailgaters (sorry Chiefs fans) when the team heads to Miami for the big game.Paul Rudd: It would seem irresponsible not to start this list with Paul Rudd, who is arguably the celebrity most know as a diehard fan of not only the Kansas City Chiefs, but the city’s baseball team the Royals as well. When the Royals clinched a playoff spot in 2014, Rudd, who grew up in Lenexa, Kan. and attended the University of Kansas, jokingly invited fans to a party at his mother’s house.Also Read: Will 49ers-Chiefs Stop the Super Bowl's 4-Year TV Ratings Slide?Rob Riggle: The funny man and former Marine grew up just outside Kansas City in Overland Park, Kan. and was also a fixture during the Royals recent two World Series campaigns. Riggle told a Chiefs team blog that he’s been waiting for the Chiefs to go to the Super Bowl his entire life.Also Read: Super Bowl Parties 2020: TheWrap's Ultimate Guide to the Hottest Invites in Miami (Updating)Jason Sudeikis: Though younger than Paul Rudd, Sudeikis went to the same high school in Kansas as the superhero actor. He was also a fixture at games during the Royals’ playoff runs and has been a staunch supporter of Kansas City, even wearing a t-shirt of a popular Irish pup in Kansas City’s historic Westport neighborhood in the above photo.Also Read: The Super Bowl Has Generated $3.6 Billion-Plus in Ad Revenue in the Past 10 YearsEric Stonestreet: The “Modern Family” actor grew up on livestock farm in Kansas City, Kan. (which is different from Kansas City, Mo). But if you question his love of Chiefs, just scroll through his Instagram to see photos of him in the locker room and video of him beating the drum during home games.Brad Pitt: If Paul Rudd is the actor most famously known to be a Chiefs fan, then Brad Pitt is simply the most famous Chiefs fan. While walking the red carpet at the 2020 SAG Awards, which happened to be the same day the Chiefs punched their ticket to the big game, fellow Chiefs fans tossed Pitt a hat to rock on the carpet.Melissa Etheridge: The country rock icon, from Leavenworth, Kan., is a longtime supporter of the red and yellow. She even sang the National Anthem ahead of the AFC Championship game last year agains the New England Patriots.Henry Cavill: The Kansas City Chiefs have a Superman, which is fitting, since the comic book character grew up just over the state line in Kansas. Cavill, however, is English from  Jersey in the Channel Islands. That however hasn’t stopped him from cheering on the Chiefs via his Instagram.Read original story Super Bowl LIV: Kansas City Chiefs’ Most Famous Fans, From Paul Rudd to Melissa Etheridge (Photos) At TheWrap

  • 2020 BAFTAs: Predictions for the winners, losers and most memorable moments
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    2020 BAFTAs: Predictions for the winners, losers and most memorable moments

    Britain's biggest celebration of cinematic greatness is this weekend, so what's going to happen on the night?

  • Janeane Garofalo says Edward Norton lost her a starring role in 'Fight Club'
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    Janeane Garofalo says Edward Norton lost her a starring role in 'Fight Club'

    The actress says she was director David Fincher's first choice to play lead female role opposite Brad Pitt and Edward Norton.

  • Inside the Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Brad Pitt wore a name badge, the Kobe Bryant tribute, and the plant-based menu
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    Inside the Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Brad Pitt wore a name badge, the Kobe Bryant tribute, and the plant-based menu

    Yahoo was on the scene at the 2020 Oscar Nominees Luncheon.

  • Stoned Brad Pitt and Edward Norton giggled throughout Fight Club's disastrous premiere
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    Stoned Brad Pitt and Edward Norton giggled throughout Fight Club's disastrous premiere

    Brad Pitt and Ed Norton were so stoned during Fight Club's poorly received Venice premiere that they laughed all the way through it.

  • Under no circumstances does Brad Pitt want to make 'Ocean’s 14'
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    Under no circumstances does Brad Pitt want to make 'Ocean’s 14'

    Brad Pitt has a few very simple goals for right now. Being happy, staying healthy, and avoiding Ocean's 14.

  • Brad Pitt on 'Running Into' Ex Jennifer Aniston at 2020 Golden Globes (Exclusive)
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    Brad Pitt on 'Running Into' Ex Jennifer Aniston at 2020 Golden Globes (Exclusive)

    The actor is nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category for his performance in 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.'

  • Brad Pitt says he spent most of the '90s 'hiding out and smoking pot'
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    Brad Pitt says he spent most of the '90s 'hiding out and smoking pot'

    Brad Pitt admits to being "uncomfortable" with the attention he got at the beginning of his career.

  • Anthony Hopkins says actors are 'pretty stupid' and admits he doesn't watch 'green screen films'
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    Anthony Hopkins says actors are 'pretty stupid' and admits he doesn't watch 'green screen films'

    The star of 'The Two Popes' admitted he's not a fan of going to the cinema any more.

  • National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film
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    National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film

    The National Board of Review has named Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” the best film of 2019. Scorsese and two of the film’s stars, Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, will also receive the organization’s inaugural Icon Award.The NBR’s Top 10 list consisted of “1917,” “Dolemite Is My Name,” “Ford v Ferrari,” “Jojo Rabbit,” “Knives Out,” “Marriage Story,” “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” “Richard Jewell,” “Uncut Gems” and “Waves.”Quentin Tarantino was named the year’s best director for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” while Melina Matsoukas won the Best Directorial Debut award for “Queen & Slim.”Also Read: 'The Irishman' Re-Review: Does Martin Scorsese's Epic Feature Play Better on the Small Screen?Acting awards went to Adam Sandler for “Uncut Gems,” Renee Zellweger for “Judy,” Brad Pitt for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” and Kathy Bates for “Richard Jewell.” That latter film’s star, Paul Walter Hauser, won the Breakthrough Performance award.“Parasite” was named the year’s best foreign-language film, “Maiden” the best documentary and “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” the best animated feature.Presumed Oscar contenders missing from the NBR list included “The Two Popes,” “Little Women,” “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” “Joker” and “The Farewell” (which did appear on the list of best independent films), while the list gave a boost to “Dolemite Is My Name,” “Knives Out,” “Richard Jewell” and particularly Adam Sandler and “Uncut Gems.”Also Read: 'Marriage Story' Dominates Gotham Awards 2019: The Complete Winners ListThe organization’s love affair with Scorsese extended to the point where it put “Rolling Thunder: A Bob Dylan Film by Martin Scorsese” on its list of the year’s best documentaries, even though the film is a largely fictionalized chronicle that uses the documentary form to bend the truth.Last year, the NBR had only four of the eight Oscar Best Picture nominees on its Top 10 list, missing “BlacKkKlansman,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “The Favourite” and “Vice.”But it did match the Academy on “Black Panther,” “Roma” and “A Star Is Born” – and its choice for the year’s best film, “Green Book,” went on to win the Oscar for Best Picture. It was the first time in a decade, since “Slumdog Millionaire” in 2008, that the NBR had chosen the eventual Best Picture winner.Also Read: 'The Irishman' Film Review: Martin Scorsese's Gangster Epic Is Melancholic and BittersweetOver the last 10 years, a little over half of the films on the NBR list have ended up with Best Picture nominations. But only one NBR winner in the last 18 years, 2014’s “A Most Violent Year,” failed to land an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.While the National Board of Review is often mistakenly considered a critics’ organization, the group is made up of, in its own words, “knowledgeable film enthusiasts and professionals, academics, young filmmakers and students” in the New York area. Much of its relatively high profile comes from the fact that it is one of the first groups to pick the year’s best films. (The more prestigious New York Film Critics Circle will make its own picks on Wednesday, as will the American Film Institute.)The NBR was established in 1909 by theater owners protesting the New York mayor’s attempt to block the exhibition of motion pictures in the city. It has been picking the best films since 1930.The winners will be recognized at the NBR Awards Gala on Jan. 8, 2020, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.The winners:Best Film: “The Irishman” Best Director: Quentin Tarantino, “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” Best Actor: Adam Sandler, “Uncut Gems” Best Actress: Renée Zellweger, “Judy” Best Supporting Actor: Brad Pitt, “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” Best Supporting Actress: Kathy Bates, “Richard Jewell” Best Original Screenplay: Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie, Ronald Bronstein, “Uncut Gems” Best Adapted Screenplay: Steven Zaillian, “The Irishman” Breakthrough Performance: Paul Walter Hauser, “Richard Jewell” Best Directorial Debut: Melina Matsoukas, “Queen & Slim” Best Animated Feature: “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” Best Foreign Language Film: “Parasite” Best Documentary: “Maiden” Best Ensemble: “Knives Out” Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography: Roger Deakins, “1917” NBR Icon Award: Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino NBR Freedom of Expression Award: “For Sama” NBR Freedom of Expression Award: “Just Mercy”Top 10 Films (in alphabetical order) “Dolemite is My Name” “Ford v Ferrari” “Jojo Rabbit” “Knives Out” “Marriage Story” “1917” “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” “Richard Jewell” “Uncut Gems” “Waves”Top 5 Foreign Language Films (in alphabetical order) “Atlantics” “Invisible Life” “Pain and Glory” “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” “Transit”Top 5 Documentaries (in alphabetical order) “American Factory” “Apollo 11” “The Black Godfather” “Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese” “Wrestle”Top 10 Independent Films (in alphabetical order) “The Farewell” “Give Me Liberty” “A Hidden Life” “Judy” “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” “Midsommar” “The Nightingale” “The Peanut Butter Falcon” “The Souvenir” “Wild Rose”Read original story National Board of Review Names ‘The Irishman’ the Year’s Best Film At TheWrap

  • Angelina Jolie says she hasn't felt 'free' or 'safe' in years
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    Angelina Jolie says she hasn't felt 'free' or 'safe' in years

    Angelina Jolie revealed more than usual in a new interview to promote her upcoming movie, "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil."

  • Angelina Jolie brings (nearly) all her kids to the premiere of 'Maleficent 2'
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    Angelina Jolie brings (nearly) all her kids to the premiere of 'Maleficent 2'

    The Jolie-Pitt kids turned out en masse for the world premiere of Maleficent: Mistress of Evil in Los Angeles last night.

  • There’s a reason for Brad Pitt’s portrayal of a sulky astronaut in ‘Ad Astra’
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    There’s a reason for Brad Pitt’s portrayal of a sulky astronaut in ‘Ad Astra’

    SINGAPORE — Actor Brad Pitt is gaining rave reviews for his portrayal as a sulky astronaut in search of his father in outer space.

  • How toxic masculinity is being addressed on screen in 2019 for better and for worse
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    How toxic masculinity is being addressed on screen in 2019 for better and for worse

    From 'Ad Astra' to '13 Reasons Why', Hollywood is giving time to address the issue for better or for worse.

  • 'Downton Abbey' faces down Rambo and Brad Pitt to top the US box office
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    'Downton Abbey' faces down Rambo and Brad Pitt to top the US box office

    It may be genteel, but Downton Abbey proved more robust that both John Rambo and Brad Pitt at the US box office over the weekend.

  • Brad Pitt wants to ‘take part’ in ‘Peaky Blinders’, according to its creator
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    Brad Pitt wants to ‘take part’ in ‘Peaky Blinders’, according to its creator

    Peaky Blinders creator Stephen Knight reveals that Snoop Dogg, A$AP Rocky and even Brad Pitt have asked for cameos.

  • Brad Pitt recalls threatening Harvey Weinstein after the producer sexually harassed Gwyneth Paltrow
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    Brad Pitt recalls threatening Harvey Weinstein after the producer sexually harassed Gwyneth Paltrow

    Brad Pitt talks threatening Harvey Weinstein after learning that the disgraced producer had sexually harassed his then girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow.