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‘La La Land’ hopes for ‘Titanic’s’ success

HOLLYWOOD — Expect “La La Land” to win a few Oscars Feb. 26 when the 89th Academy Awards are handed out at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood and Highland. “La La Land” has been nominated for 14 Oscars, tying the record held by “All About Eve” in 1951 ad “Titanic” in 1998. “Titanic” won 11 Read More…

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Activists planning new Oscar protest

LOS ANGELES — A coalition of minority groups and civil rights activists are launching another national boycott and protest of the 2017 Academy Awards. The announcement was made Jan. 24, hours after this year’s Academy Award nominations were announced and despite the fact that six black actors were nominated for Academy Awards, an all-time high. Read More…

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‘La La Land’ nominated for 14 Academy Awards

HOLLYWOOD — The musical romance “La La Land” scored a record-tying 14 nominations for the 89th Academy Awards, including nominations for best picture, best actor and actress, best director and best original screenplay. The 14 nominations tie the record held jointly by “Titanic” and “All About Eve.” “La La Land” will compete for best picture Read More…