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18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
There are three types when it comes to songs in feature films: The first is the song that you just know isn’t only going to be nominated for an Academy Award but in all likelihood will win it; the second is the song that’s snubbed by the Academy in a year jam-packed with standard Oscar fare (sometimes love songs from Disney movies); the third is the song that somehow isn’t even considered and migh
Love And Death are doing everything they can’t do in Korn and Breaking Benjamin
Love And Death are doing everything they can’t do in Korn and Breaking Benjamin
It’s been nearly eight years since Love And Death’s last album, Between Here And Lost, but the project’s return couldn’t have come at a better time. With scheduling difficulties being cleared due to the pandemic, Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch, longtime collaborator and Breaking Benjamin guitarist Jasen Rauch, J.R. Bareis and Isaiah Perez have fin...
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson says he could have hosted the Oscars
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson says he could have hosted the Oscars
The upcoming 91st Academy Awards will air without a host for the first time in 30 years this month. But that's not stopping the would-be frontrunner for the hosting gig from revealing his absence is due to scheduling issues, it would seem. Indeed, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson confirmed via Twitter Wednesday that he was the Academy's "first choice to host this year...
Robin Williams was almost in ‘Harry Potter’ series
Robin Williams was almost in ‘Harry Potter’ series
It's hard to imagine a role that isn't perfect for the late Robin Williams but casting director Janet Hirshenson revealed that the actor was turned down for a role in the Harry Potter series. In an interview with the Huffington Post, Hirshenson explained that the comedian called director Chris Columbus in hopes of playing the Hogwarts groundskeeper Hagrid. Read ... Read More ...
“I simply cannot understand how any parent could kill themselves.” —Henry Rollins on Robin Williams
“I simply cannot understand how any parent could kill themselves.” —Henry Rollins on Robin Williams
Never one to mince words, Henry Rollins has turned his pen on Robin Williams' suicide in the latest entry of his weekly blog series, inviting gobs of controvery in the process. Read an excerpt of Rollins' thoughts below: "On more than one of my USO tours, Robin Williams had been on the same stage a few days before me. That’s all ...
Frances Bean Cobain offers support to Robin Williams’ daughter
Frances Bean Cobain offers support to Robin Williams’ daughter
After the tragic suicide of beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams, many mourned his loss on social media, but some have publicly offered support to the Williams family. Frances Bean Cobain—the daughter of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, who took his own life in 1994—offered her support to Robin Williams’ daughter Zelda (her friend) on Twitter “You have such an incredibly beautiful soul,” Cobain