Stories about Culture

Feb 26 2019

Nike Might Have Another Colin Kaepernick Moment With Inspiring "Dream Crazier" Ad

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the iconic "Just Do It" campaign, Nike and the 23-time grand slam Champion have teamed up again for a new campaign centred around em...

Feb 26 2019

Were Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Too Cozy at Oscars?

Lady Gaga and Madonna ended their eight-year feud with a friendly embrace at an Oscars party on Sunday night. In the picture , Gaga beamed as Madonna cradled her fac...

Feb 26 2019

Kelly pleads not guilty to sex abuse charges

The judge maintained his bail at $1 million of which he must pay 10%. The singer, born Robert Sylvester Kelly, surrendered to authorities on Friday evening, after he ...

Feb 26 2019

Taylor Swift: Surprise visit by the pop star to an engagement party

Goldschmidt later thanked Swift for taking part in the festivities. Swift is preparing to appear in the film adaptation of the musical Cats . "I was surprised by a r...

Feb 26 2019

Inside Green Book's Controversial Road to Oscars Upset

Carter both took home Oscar for their individual Best Design categories for their work on Black Panther , becoming the first two Black women to win in those categori...

Feb 26 2019

Anatomy of a viral Oscars look: Billy Porter’s Christian Siriano tuxedo dress

Actor-singer Billy Porter wowed the crowd with a Christian Siriano black velvet tuxedo gown . Thank you, Billy Porter , for getting the Oscars red carpet off to...

Feb 25 2019

Chicago Police Chief: ‘More Evidence’ Exists in Jussie Smollett Hoax Case

Johnson said as of now, Smollett will still get his day in court, but he said physical evidence, video evidence and testimony "does not support the version he gave". Ter...

Feb 25 2019

'Green Book' Producers Thrilled By Win, Downplay Controversy

The result was a broadcast that ran just over three hours, and yet was mostly enjoyable, but what about the awards themselves? Lee, whose film " BlacKkKlansman " was al...

Feb 25 2019

Serena Williams leads in inspiring Nike ad during Oscars

Serena Williams might not be an actress or singer but she knows how much hard work it takes to become a star. The powerful spot is titled " Dream Crazier " and will fe...

Feb 25 2019

Lady Gaga And More Celebs Get Photographed At Madonna's Oscars After-Party

One Twitter user wrote, "I've never identified with Jennifer Hudson until this moment". A Star Is Born was nominated for Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Actress,...

Feb 25 2019

Oscars 2019: India-based 'Period. End of Sentence.' wins documentary short subject

A Netflix documentary, Period ... is executive produced by Guneet Monga and is co-produced by Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, which has backed films like The Lunchbox...

Feb 25 2019

Jordyn Woods 'begging' for forgiveness from Kylie Jenner

Regardless if she was too drunk, she still publicly made out with her best friend's sister's boyfriend. This is not the first time Khloe has had to deal with Thompson...

Feb 25 2019

"Black Panther" Is Marvel's First Oscar-Winning Film

She became the first-ever black woman to win in the Best Costume Design category. "Thank you for honouring African royalty and the empowered way women can look and lead o...

Feb 25 2019

R Kelly pleads not guilty to sexual abuse charges in court

Cook County Associate Judge Lawrence Flood, who has been on the bench since 2001 and assigned to the Leighton Criminal Court Building for more than a decade, was randomly...

Feb 25 2019

'The Lion King' Introduces the CGI Kingdom in New Poster

A new poster echoes an iconic scene from the 1994 animated film, in which the king Mufasa teaches his young son Simba that "everything the light touches is our kingdo...

Feb 25 2019

Ja Rule Defends Milwaukee Halftime Performance: 'My Bag Just Keeps Getting Bigger'

After gathering even more tumbleweed, the hip hop star admitted defeat and said: "I guess not, ' before launching into Livin" It Up. He continued on to perform in a 90'...

Feb 25 2019

Here's all the awards 'Bohemian Rhapsody' won at the Oscars

In his speech, he did not mention the film's director, Bryan Singer, who was sacked from the Bohemian Rhapsody set for allegations of sexual misconduct, revealed The H...

Feb 25 2019

Oscars 2019: With Green Book, Mahershala Ali Bags His Second Academy Trophy

Mahershala is nominated for Best Supporting Actor tonight for his role in Green Book . "She has been my ear my entire life, telling me that if first don't succeed, ...

Feb 25 2019

Mike Myers & Dana Carvey Had an Oscars 'Wayne's World' Reunion

The song " Bohemian Rhapsody " was such a feature of Wayne's World it reportedly hiked the song to the #2 spot on the charts during the film's release. It's a Wayne'...

Feb 25 2019

Academy Defends Controversial Oscars Plan to Present Awards During Commercials

The decision sparked outrage from members of the film industry who took to social media to condemn it, and now a group of filmmakers has come together to write a letter ...