By now we have all seen (and possibly re-posted) one of the many memes referring to Leonardo DiCaprio and his past Academy Award defeats. While the actor has yet to take home a coveted Oscar statue, he is highly favored to be this year's winner for Best Actor–and, if the results mirror the 2016 Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, this may be Leo's year. While we wait for the envelopes to be opened on February 28, here is a glimpse at Leo's road to potential 2016 Oscar victory, including past Academy Award nominations and his other awards show victories along the way.
Category: Awards Shows
Spike Lee announced on Instagram this morning that he will not be attending the 88th Academy Awards because of the lack of diversity in nominees highlighted by the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag campaign. According to People, this will be the second year in a row that Lee has chosen not to attend Hollywood's most glamorous awards show.
A number of attendees at the 67th EMMY Awards are sporting green ribbons, but for most of us, we're not really sure what cause they are trying to draw attention to. Keep reading to find out!
Kanye has taken fresh umbrage with the Grammy voters, saying they should reward the biggest sellers foremost. Is he right? Do you care? Are the Grammys important? Weigh in, y'all.
Speaking to Ryan Seacrest today about interrupting Beck at the Grammy Awards, Kanye West was a bit more complimentary toward the Best Album winner -- and offered up a slightly concerning explanation for his actions.
In a night full of memorable moments, the most memorable (or meme-orable) from the 2015 Grammy Awards was perhaps missed by most viewers as it happened in a split second. In case you missed it, Kanye West nearly pulled a Kanye West as he jokingly began to recreate his unforgettable Taylor Swift 2009 VMAs moment after it was announced that Beck had beat out Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, and Pharrell Williams to take home Album of the Year honors. Keep reading to watch the clip!
56-year-old pop icon Madonna brought her bad girl hanky panky flair to the red carpet at the 2015 Grammy Awards in Hollywood earlier tonight as she looked nothing like a virgin with her las islas bonitas fully on display in a matadorable racy, lacy, girl-gone-wild Givenchy Couture corseted ensemble that looked like the book cover to an erotica bedtime story. In other words, Madonna was Madonna -- and it was fantastic! Keep reading and you'll see! (Can you count how many Madonna song references were in that paragraph? I lost count.)
Over the last couple years Teen Mom 2 star Kailyn Lowry has married the man of her dreams, had a second child, launched a clothing line, and released a best-selling book. The 22-year-old reality star's amazing run continues as she will be adding attending the 2015 Grammy Awards and is currently in talks to develope a mobile gaming app! We spoke with Kail and got the story behind her Grammys appearance and the app!
Last night, Kanye West was among five other recipients to receive a BET Honor when he was awarded with the Visionary Award. Despite the notable honor, Kimye arrived at the awards show in matching all black attire looking like they were attending a funeral. However, we can't say we're surprised to see Kim without a smile.