Oscars

comedy

Kevin Hart's Netflix Special Is Going to Get Him Canceled... Again

In 'Kevin Hart: Irresponsible,' he jokes about his screwups and how hard it is to apologize, giving a world of context for his Oscars debacle.
Taylor Hosking
4.4.19
Film

Chiwetel Ejiofor Is Bringing Real African Stories to Netflix

After making his directorial debut, Ejiofor believes that all stories have Oscar relevance.
Noel Ransome
3.7.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Lady Gaga: Sorry Everybody, Me and Bradley Cooper Are Not Boning

"People saw love, and guess what—that's what we wanted you to see!"
River Donaghey
2.28.19
Oscars

'Green Book' Winning Proves the Oscars Are Still Really, Really White

The Academy has made an honest effort to get more diverse, but transformative change is still a ways off.
Justin Caffier
2.26.19
Oscars

The Oscars Should Never Go Back to Having a Host

Without an emcee, the Oscars allowed award presenters and recipients to shine. It also meant the show was mercifully shorter.
Nicole Clark
2.25.19
Film

'I Thought He Was a Fake': Why Yalitza Aparicio Almost Left Her 'Roma' Audition

Her Oscar nomination broke ground, but it almost didn't happen over a suspected catfishing situation.
Ollin Velasco
2.25.19
Oscars

Most Women From Yalitza Aparicio's Hometown Won't Get to See 'Roma'

In the city where Oscar-nominated actress Yalitza Aparicio was born, most women have two or three jobs to survive and no time for movies or entertainment.
Melissa Amezcua
2.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rami Malek Fell Off the Oscars Stage [Insert Queen Joke Here]

Our agonizing quest to make the perfect Queen reference.
River Donaghey
2.25.19
Oscars

Why People of Color Winning at the Oscars Matters

Let’s not deny the importance of the Academy Awards, even if they continue to do a disservice to us.
Noel Ransome
2.25.19
Broadly

Come Thru: Billy Porter's Elegant Oscar Dress Was Political Art

"This look was interesting because it’s not drag. I’m not a drag queen, I’m a man in a dress."
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
2.25.19
Oscars

Spike Lee's Oscar Speech Was A Lesson In Black History

The Oscar-winning writer and director of 'BlacKkKlansman' paid honor to his legacy of work and those that got him to the Academy Award stage.
Stacie Williams
2.25.19
Oscars

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's Horny Oscars Performance Inspired Some Great Memes

"I think I finally understand heterosexuality."
River Donaghey
2.25.19
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