Oscars 2017

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Rajkummar Rao says 'I want Newton to break India's dry spell at Oscars'
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Rajkummar Rao says 'I want Newton to break India's dry spell at Oscars'

With Newton being chosen as India's official entry to the Oscars 2017, Rajkummar Rao hopes his dark comedy manages to win the golden statuette.

Is Newton headed for disqualification from Oscars for alleged similarity to Iranian film?
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Is Newton headed for disqualification from Oscars for alleged similarity to Iranian film?

Conjectures about the possible disqualification of Rajkummar Rao's Newton from Oscars 2017 are rife, given its alleged similarity to Secret Ballot.

Newton has been chosen as India's official entry for Oscars' Best Foreign Language Film
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Newton has been chosen as India's official entry for Oscars' Best Foreign Language Film

Amit Masurkar's black comedy Newton, starring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role, is India's official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film for Oscars 2017.

Shah Rukh Khan was overlooked by the Academy for membership, but that's hardly its only misstep
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Shah Rukh Khan was overlooked by the Academy for membership, but that's hardly its only misstep

It surely is baffling that names like Mammootty, Mohanlal, Kamal Haasan — and Shah Rukh Khan — have been ignored by the Academy

Zootopia might be a rip-off? Lawsuit filed by screenwriter claims Oscar-winning film is not original
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Zootopia might be a rip-off? Lawsuit filed by screenwriter claims Oscar-winning film is not original

Zootopia might not be an original film at all with a screenwriter named Gary Goldman filing a lawsuit against Disney.

Watch: Viola Davis gives inspiring speech on winning Harvard's 'Artist of the Year'
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Watch: Viola Davis gives inspiring speech on winning Harvard's 'Artist of the Year'

After the Oscars and Golden Globes, Viola Davis now conquers Harvard.

As Sunny Pawar basks in Lion limelight, Rubina Ali recounts glory of Slumdog days
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As Sunny Pawar basks in Lion limelight, Rubina Ali recounts glory of Slumdog days

The eight-year-old star of Slumdog Millionaire Rubina, was plucked from obscurity in 2007 for the role of young Latika and catapulted into the limelight. Now 18, she comments on the similar success of another child star, Sunny Pawar.

Oscars 2017 goof-up: Two accountants responsible won't attend the ceremony again
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Oscars 2017 goof-up: Two accountants responsible won't attend the ceremony again

Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz were responsible for handing Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway the wrong envelope at the Oscars 2017.

Hidden figures no more: Lego to release new toy set to honour 'women of Nasa'
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Hidden figures no more: Lego to release new toy set to honour 'women of Nasa'

Lego is honouring real-life heroines — five women pioneers for the US space agency Nasa.

The Jungle Book's Oscar win: Bengaluru team behind special effects celebrates Academy Award
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The Jungle Book's Oscar win: Bengaluru team behind special effects celebrates Academy Award

MPC studios in Bengaluru helped create the special effects in The Jungle Book.

Moonlight, and the message we get from the unsettling Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up
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Moonlight, and the message we get from the unsettling Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up

Moonlight is a film that lost and won at the Oscars. Much like the struggles of the characters it depicts

Oscars 2017: Could an Indian celeb slam Modi the way Jimmy Kimmel slammed Trump?
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Oscars 2017: Could an Indian celeb slam Modi the way Jimmy Kimmel slammed Trump?

Would celebrity hosts of Filmfare and other glamorous film awards functions be spared if they slammed Modi the way Kimmel slammed Trump through Oscars 2017?

Priyanka Chopra at Oscars 2017: Quantico star chilled with Jennifer Aniston, Chrissy Teigen, Dev Patel
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Priyanka Chopra at Oscars 2017: Quantico star chilled with Jennifer Aniston, Chrissy Teigen, Dev Patel

Priyanka Chopra and Chrissy Teigen try and steal Kelly Rippa's job by trying to interview Jennifer Aniston.

Vanity Fair Oscar Party: Priyanka, Deepika among attendees; Best Picture goof-up hogs attention
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Vanity Fair Oscar Party: Priyanka, Deepika among attendees; Best Picture goof-up hogs attention

The Vanity Fair Oscar Party was attended by Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Salman Rushdie, Jennifer Aniston, Katy Perry, Viola Davis, Emma Stone, Freida Pinto among others

Sunny Pawar's winning appearance at the Oscars 2017: How the Lion child star got his big break
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Sunny Pawar's winning appearance at the Oscars 2017: How the Lion child star got his big break

Mumbai child and Lion star Sunny Pawar basked in the limelight at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony where he won accolades from the audience having some of the world's greatest actors after re-enacting a scene from The Lion King with host Jimmy Kimmel

Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up: Tweeting accountant handed wrong envelope to Warren Beatty
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Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up: Tweeting accountant handed wrong envelope to Warren Beatty

Accountant Brian Cullinan had been tweeting backstage shortly before giving presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway the wrong envelope for the Oscars' Best Picture Award

Om Puri honoured at 89th Academy Awards; Nawazuddin Siddiqui asks why Bollywood didn't do the same
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Om Puri honoured at 89th Academy Awards; Nawazuddin Siddiqui asks why Bollywood didn't do the same

Nawazuddin Siddiqui lauded the Academy Awards for paying homage to late actor Om Puri but wondered why the Indian award shows were not doing the same.

Donald Trump on Oscars 2017: Mix-up happened because show 'focused so hard on politics'
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Donald Trump on Oscars 2017: Mix-up happened because show 'focused so hard on politics'

President Donald Trump said on Monday the chaos that erupted at the end of the Oscars was due to Hollywood obsessing about him rather than concentrating on running a smooth show.

Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up: Things to do when you 'win' an Academy Award
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Oscars 2017 Best Picture goof-up: Things to do when you 'win' an Academy Award

Here's a quick check list for all future Academy Award-ees, based on the lessons of Oscars 2017, on 'what to do when you win Best Picture' (or Best anything, really)