John Hurt Dies; Veteran Actor Was 77 Years Old

John Hurt Dies; Veteran Actor Was 77 Years Old

The entertainment world has lost another legend.

John Hurt, a veteran big screen star best known for his lead role in The Elephant Man, died on Friday night after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

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2017 Oscar Nominations: Who Was Honored? Who Was Snubbed?

2017 Oscar Nominations: Who Was Honored? Who Was Snubbed?

Finally, 2017 offers some good news for folks of a  liberal/progressive slant, as it looks like there won't be a need to trot out the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag again this year.

The nominees of the 89th Academy Awards were announced this morning, and many were pleased to find that four of the nine Best Picture candidates feature people of color in the lead role.

Posted in: Academy Awards