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2021 Academy Awards to be presented in April

LOS ANGELES — Next year’s Oscar ceremony has been pushed back to April 25 amid continuing concerns over the coronavirus, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences confirmed June 15. The 93rd Oscars — the culmination of a months-long awards season now subject to lots of uncertainty — had been scheduled to air Feb. Read More…

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ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after racially charged tweet

LOS ANGELES — Responding to a racially charged Twitter post by star Roseanne Barr comparing former Barack Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett to an ape, ABC canceled Barr’s successful comedy series reboot “Roseanne.” May 29. “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show,” said Channing Read More…