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Oscars 2021: Tomer Shushan on his Israeli short film White Eye, and how it comments on lack of refugee protection
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Oscars 2021: Tomer Shushan on his Israeli short film White Eye, and how it comments on lack of refugee protection

“The ‘white’ signifies white privilege. And for me, ‘white eye’ also stands for blindness. The main character is blind to the situation of the immigrant. He is not a bad person; he is only making a bad choice.”

Felix Silla, best known as Cousin Itt on Addams Family, passes away at 84
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Felix Silla, best known as Cousin Itt on Addams Family, passes away at 84

Felix Silla's fan-favourite character, Cousin Itt, was famously known for sporting a floor-length hairpiece, sunglasses and a bowler hat, on the 1960s ABC show The Addams Family.

Arjun Rampal, Neil Nitin Mukesh and family go into self-isolation after testing positive for coronavirus
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Arjun Rampal, Neil Nitin Mukesh and family go into self-isolation after testing positive for coronavirus

Arjun Rampal and Neil Nitin Mukesh, in a social media statement, revealed they are under home quarantine

Through the remastered version of Fearless, Taylor Swift takes control of her own narrative
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Through the remastered version of Fearless, Taylor Swift takes control of her own narrative

Taylor Swift’s recreation feels both like a commentary on the original as well as a wildly original piece of work, both of which speak to her incredible craft as an artist.

Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist — Netflix special gives an instructive insight into late actor's professional life
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Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist — Netflix special gives an instructive insight into late actor's professional life

Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist is Netflix’s tribute to the late actor, one of the industry’s most well-liked figures.

Sumeet Vyas, Manish Malhotra self quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus
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Sumeet Vyas, Manish Malhotra self quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus

"Following all safety protocols under the advice of my doctors," Manish Malhotra informed his followers over social media

Konkona Sensharma on her clutter-breaking short in Ajeeb Daastaans: 'Was surrounded, supported by authentic voices'
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Konkona Sensharma on her clutter-breaking short in Ajeeb Daastaans: 'Was surrounded, supported by authentic voices'

"There's something very contemporary about his outlook. I love his politics and aesthetics," Konkona Sensharma says about working with director Neeraj Ghaywan in Geeli Pucchi, where she plays a Dalit woman.

BTS' Bang Bang Con 21: K-pop group kicks off third concert amid pandemic on BangtanTV
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BTS' Bang Bang Con 21: K-pop group kicks off third concert amid pandemic on BangtanTV

BTS' Bang Bang Con 21, a two-day virtual event, began today, 17 April, via their YouTube channel BANGTANTV

Vineet Kumar Singh lashes out at administrative failure during COVID-19, thanks Pankaj Tripathi for help
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Vineet Kumar Singh lashes out at administrative failure during COVID-19, thanks Pankaj Tripathi for help

Complaining about the labs not conducting COVID-19 tests, Vineet Kumar Singh thanked Pankaj Tripathi for sending him medicines

Oscars 2021: Minari, Nomadland leading noms indicate shift in focus on underrepresented communities, stories
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Oscars 2021: Minari, Nomadland leading noms indicate shift in focus on underrepresented communities, stories

Coming off the Golden Globes, the Oscars field stands apart with several milestones and firsts, broadening the range of storytelling that Hollywood celebrates

Katrina Kaif announces she's tested negative for coronavirus, thanks well wishers on Instagram
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Katrina Kaif announces she's tested negative for coronavirus, thanks well wishers on Instagram

Katrina Kaif had opened up about her COVID diagnosis on 6 April and was under home quarantine.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights adaptation to have world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival on 9 June
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Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights adaptation to have world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival on 9 June

The big-screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights will kick off the Tribeca Film Festival two days before the film opens in theatres and begins streaming.

Director SP Muthuraman recovers from coronavirus, gets discharged from hospital
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Director SP Muthuraman recovers from coronavirus, gets discharged from hospital

While discharging SP Muthuraman, the hospital issued a statement mentioning that his condition is now stable and he has fully recovered from COVID-19 pneumonia

Oscars 2021 nominated animation shorts: A chronicle of enslavement and rebellion stands out in this eclectic collection
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Oscars 2021 nominated animation shorts: A chronicle of enslavement and rebellion stands out in this eclectic collection

From Opera to Yes People, here are reviews of all the nominees in the Best Short Film - Animation category at Oscars 2021.

Kartik Aaryan replaced in Karan Johar's Dostana 2, Dharma Productions confirms
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Kartik Aaryan replaced in Karan Johar's Dostana 2, Dharma Productions confirms

Without mentioning names, Karan Johar's Dharma Productions' announced the news of the replacement, " due to professional circumstances, on which we have decided to maintain a dignified silence"

Vicky Kaushal announces he's tested negative for coronavirus 11 days after diagnosis
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Vicky Kaushal announces he's tested negative for coronavirus 11 days after diagnosis

Vicky Kaushal had announced his coronavirus diagnosis on 5 April, writing that he tested positive "in spite of all care and precautions."

Helen McCrory, Peaky Blinders actor and Harry Potter's Narcissa Malfoy, passes away aged 52 after battle with cancer
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Helen McCrory, Peaky Blinders actor and Harry Potter's Narcissa Malfoy, passes away aged 52 after battle with cancer

JK Rowling and Cillian Murphy, among others, condoled the death of Helen McCrory, calling her an "extraordinary,""fearless and magnificent" actress.

Telugu star and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan home quarantines after testing positive for coronavirus
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Telugu star and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan home quarantines after testing positive for coronavirus

Pawan Kalyan's initial coronavirus test turned out negative but he continued to suffer from slight fever and body pain, after which a second test was done

Oscars 2021: Minari's depiction of migrant culture underlines human need to seek home away from home
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Oscars 2021: Minari's depiction of migrant culture underlines human need to seek home away from home

The surge of right-wing politics around the world is a natural response to the liberal movement of people, the inter-change and subsequent mixing of cultures and heritages. Minari, therefore, is a beautifully time-fitted capsule.

Oscars 2021: As Best Short Film nominees release on BookMyShow Stream, a brief history of the cutting-edge category
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Oscars 2021: As Best Short Film nominees release on BookMyShow Stream, a brief history of the cutting-edge category

Tracing its history only proves the category as an appealing underdog to cheer for amid the Hollywood bluster — and underlines the distinctive identity of these small worlds made for the big screen.