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  1. A cadre of casually clad stars come through Oscar rehearsals

    02.26 / 15:52 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Dwayne Johnson posed for a solo pic on the Dolby Theatre stage. Taraji P. Henson pretended to run off with the wooden prop Oscar. And a makeup-free, casually clad Halle Berry made a rehearsal actor’s day when she kissed him on the cheek as he came onstage to accept an award. “That’s The post A cadre of casually clad stars come through Oscar rehearsals appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  2. Fox News’ Swedish ‘security advisor’ has heads scratching

    02.26 / 09:08 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – A trans-Atlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a “Swedish defence and national security advisor” who’s unknown to the country’s military and foreign-affairs officials. Swedes, and some Americans, have been wondering about representations of the Nordic nation The post Fox News’ Swedish ‘security advisor’ has heads scratching appeared first on…
  3. ‘Hillary’s America,’ ‘Batman v Superman’ top Razzies

    02.26 / 08:40 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – Neither Batman nor Dinesh D’Souza could finagle their way out of a Razzie. The annual Golden Raspberry Awards bestowed a tying four “honours” to both D’Souza’s documentary “Hillary’s America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party” and the superhero blockbuster “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” D’Souza’s film was named the worst The post ‘Hillary’s America,’ ‘Batman…
  4. ‘Kim’s Convenience’ wins two prizes from Canada’s performers union, ACTRA

    02.26 / 04:09 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    TORONTO – The CBC-TV comedy series “Kim’s Convenience” won major awards from Canada’s performers union on Saturday. The show, about a Korean-Canadian family that runs a convenience store, won the members’ choice series ensemble award from the ACTRA Awards in Toronto. Jean Yoon, who plays the matriarch Umma on the series, won an award for The post ‘Kim’s Convenience’ wins two prizes from Canada’s performers union, ACTRA appeared…
  5. ‘Moonlight’ sweeps Spirit Awards; Affleck wins best actor

    02.26 / 00:46 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Barry Jenkins’ luminous coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” swept the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, taking home six awards including best picture. While “La La Land” is expected to dominate Sunday’s Academy Awards, the day before was owned by “Moonlight.” The film won for its directing, screenplay, cinematography and editing at the The post ‘Moonlight’ sweeps Spirit Awards; Affleck wins best…
  6. Foreign language directors gather once more before Oscars

    02.26 / 00:19 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – One day after the Oscar-nominated directors of foreign language films issued an unprecedented joint statement decrying what they say is a climate of fascism, five of them gathered Saturday at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to put the focus back on their work. The foreign language film race The post Foreign language directors gather once more before Oscars appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  7. ‘Arrival’ director feeling high hopes but no pressure ahead of Oscar night

    02.25 / 23:27 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    MONTREAL – Denis Villeneuve is certainly crossing his fingers for “Arrival” to become an Oscar winner on Sunday, but the Quebec filmmaker says he won’t be disappointed even if he walks away empty-handed. “I would love to win, and I hope we win one or two, that would be fantastic,” Villeneuve told The Canadian Press The post ‘Arrival’ director feeling high hopes but no pressure ahead of Oscar night appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  8. Jennifer Garner stresses early education with US governors

    02.25 / 21:14 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    WASHINGTON – Actress Jennifer Garner says growing up “surrounded by generational, rural poverty” in West Virginia inspired her to become an advocate for early-childhood education. Garner spoke at a meeting of the National Governors Association on Saturday about programs that bring educators into the homes of low-income parents to help them get their kids ready The post Jennifer Garner stresses early education with US governors appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
  9. New York Times to broadcast ‘truth’ ad during Academy Awards

    02.25 / 18:16 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    NEW YORK – The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called “The Truth Is Hard” during Sunday’s Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing. The 30-second ad includes audio from voices in the vein of news clips, talking about The post New York Times to broadcast ‘truth’ ad during Academy Awards appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News…
  10. Song and dance, protest and politics to mingle at Oscars

    02.25 / 18:16 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    LOS ANGELES – The 89th Academy Awards should be a very schizophrenic affair: equal parts pomp and politics. The only thing expected to take the stage more often than the frothy front-runner “La La Land” at Sunday’s ceremony is protest (and probably some punchlines) over the policies of President Donald Trump. For largely liberal Hollywood, The post Song and dance, protest and politics to mingle at Oscars appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports…
  11. ‘Moonlight,’ ‘American Honey’ to vie at Spirit Awards

    02.25 / 17:04 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    SANTA MONICA, Calif. – The last three best-feature winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards have gone on to win best-picture the next day at the Academy Awards, but that streak appears likely to snap this year. The Oscar favourite “La La Land,” a smidge too pricey with a $30 million budget to qualify for The post ‘Moonlight,’ ‘American Honey’ to vie at Spirit Awards appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  12. Foster, Fox call for unity at rally for immigration rights

    02.25 / 15:28 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – As most of Hollywood gears up for the Oscars on Sunday and the whirlwind of events and parties this weekend, celebrities and top talent agents gathered in Beverly Hills to do something a little different: rally for immigration rights. Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox and Keegan-Michael Key were among the speakers The post Foster, Fox call for unity at rally for immigration rights appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  13. Iranian director sends video to message to US rally

    02.25 / 12:13 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    TEHRAN, Iran – An Oscar-nominated Iranian film director has sent a video message to a rally attended by celebrities and top talent agents. It’s intended to thank the Hollywood community for its support during his boycott of the awards ceremony. After U.S. President Donald Trump issued an executive order temporarily banning immigrants from seven Muslim The post Iranian director sends video to message to US rally appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
  14. Wisconsin man sent to prison for cutting off woman’s finger

    02.25 / 05:31 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison after pleading no contest last year to cutting off a woman’s finger as part of a ritual to honour a fellow rap music fan. Twenty-four-year-old Jonathan Schrap was sentenced Friday on one count of second-degree reckless injury. A complaint The post Wisconsin man sent to prison for cutting off woman’s finger appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
  15. Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox call for unity at UTA rally

    02.25 / 05:31 lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridgeherald.com - Lifestyle
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – As most of Hollywood gears up for the Oscars on Sunday and the whirlwind of events and parties this weekend, celebrities and top talent agents gathered in Beverly Hills Friday to do something to do something a little different: rally for immigration rights. Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox and Keegan-Michael Key The post Jodie Foster, Michael J. Fox call for unity at UTA rally appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…