Jimmy Kimmel, everything everywhere and an ass: Highlights from the 2023 Academy Awards
Everything everywhere at once Dominate the 95th Academy Awards, which took place Sunday night at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theater.
Michelle Yeoh took home the award for Best Actress, becoming the first Asian woman and the second woman of color to win the trophy. The film also won Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for writer/directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert.
Brendan Fraser cemented his comeback by winning Best Actor for Whalewhile Everything is everywhere Stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Ki Hui Kwan took home the Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting Actor awards, respectively.
The night wasn’t without controversy, with criticism directed at Jimmy Kimmel’s interview with Malala and an agonizing reunion between model Ashley Graham and “obnoxious” Hugh Grant.
Many also felt that Angela Bassett deserved an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Instead, the award went to Jamie Lee Curtis, prompting what many viewers described as a “genuine” reaction from Bassett.
There were plenty of daring looks on the “champagne” carpet this year, including Rihanna who showed up in a crop top, boots, and a bucket hat.
A full list of tonight’s winners can be found here.
Nicole Kidman poses fiercely on the Oscars red carpet
Nicole Kidman went viral after she did some seriously professional photography on the Oscars red carpet Sunday night.
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 09:52
Michelle Yeoh’s mother has an emotional reaction to her daughter’s Oscar win in a video that went viral
Michelle Yeoh’s mother celebrates her Oscar win in Kuala Lumpur
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 09:22
CNN’s Don Lemon ignores Michelle Yeoh’s obvious research in her 2023 Oscars speech
In an act of either self-preservation or complete unconsciousness, Don Lemon seemed to brush off Michelle Yeoh’s not-so-subtle search in her Oscars acceptance speech.
Monday morning (March 13), during CNN On the news anchor’s morning broadcast, he acknowledged Sunday’s (March 12) achievement as “a huge night for Asians and Asian Americans.”
However, Lemmon failed to address what many viewers saw as clear criticism aimed at him by the Academy Award winner in her speech.
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 08:52
Actor who returns to Starbucks job after starring in Irish Goodbye wins Oscar
Actor James Martin who returned to work part-time at his day job as a Starbucks barista after the tournament Irish GoodbyeHe became the first person with Down syndrome to win an Academy Award for his role in a live-action short film.
Martin leads the 23-minute short drama as Lorcan, a young man who is reunited by his mother with his estranged brother Turlough (Seamus O’Hara).
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 08:22
Jameela Jameela advocates for “extreme” weight loss at the Academy Awards
Jameela Jamil described what she considered to be “extreme” weight loss at this year’s Academy Awards, accusing her fellow stars of using “weight loss injections.”
After the awards ceremony on Sunday (March 12), the 37-year-old British actor wrote about “how weight loss becomes an Olympic sport during awards season.”
“Images last. But the methods aren’t sustainable, and they don’t usually last, until next award season!” Jamil wrote. “Where once again images of weightless and weightless women are used as a tool for aspiration.”
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 07:52
Angela Bassett pays tribute to Austin Butler after Oscars insult
Angela Bassett was seen comforting Austin Butler just minutes after being snubbed in her own class.
In one of the biggest upsets of the night, Bassett won the Best Supporting Actress category by Jamie Lee Curtis for her role in Everything everywhere at once. Bassett was nominated for her role in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 07:22
The Academy Awards have been criticized for excluding prominent Hollywood stars from the In Memoriam ceremony
The 2023 Academy Awards are under fire for the omission of several key names from the In Memoriam segment.
Reporting by Jacob Stallworthy.
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 06:52
Ke Huy Quan won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Ke Huy Quan won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Waymond Wang Everything everywhere at once.
Read what he said in his acceptance speech below.
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 06:12
Why do all the stars wear blue ribbons?
Wondering why all the guests were wearing blue ribbons last night? Well, it turns out that they were supporting refugees.
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees said that wearing #WithRefugee ribbons would send “a powerful visual message that everyone has the right to seek safety, wherever they are, at any time.”
Tom MurrayMarch 14, 2023 05:42
Malala praised for her ‘perfect’ response at the Oscars about Harry Styles spitting on Chris Pine
Malala was praised for her “classy and perfect” response to Oscars presenter Jimmy Kimmel’s gag in the middle of the evening in which he pretended to ask questions from the audience.
Kimmel asked, “As the youngest Nobel Prize winner in history, I was wondering, ‘Do you think Harry Styles spits on Chris Pine?'”
Malala replied, “I am only talking about peace.”
Peony heroineMarch 14, 2023 05:12
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