Oscar-winner Ben Affleck is hosting this weekend’s season finale of “Saturday Night Live,” featuring musical guest Kanye West.
Ben Affleck will receive the Guy of the Year award at this year’s Guys Choice Awards on Spike TV, with additional honors going to the likes of “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke and late-night host Jimmy Kimmel. The awards will run on the network on June 12 at 9pm. Kimmel will be the recipient […]
By Carrie Healey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Rapper Kanye West will perform as a musical guest on “Saturday Night Live‘s” season finale on May 18. West will be joining actor and director Ben Affleck, who will be hosting the finale. The “Saturday Night Live” Twitter account tweeted: “And for the Season 38 Finale, 5/18: @BenAffleck […]
Former “SNL” star Kristen Wiig is returning to host “Saturday Night Live” on May 11, with Vampire Weekend scheduled as the musical guest. This is the “Bridesmaids” star’s first appearance since leaving the show last year after a seven-year run. The following week, Oscar winner Ben Affleck will close out “SNL’s” 38th year by hosting […]
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama made a surprise and unprecedented appearance on Sunday’s Oscars telecast when she presented the award for Best Picture, the first time a president or first lady has ever presented an Academy Award.
By Adam Howard, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) While movie industry insiders are anxiously awaiting the results of the contentious race for best picture (will the Ben Affleck snub help “Argo” overpower the “Lincoln“ juggernaut?), most African-Americans tuning to the Academy Awards this Sunday will be hoping to see some black history being made. For […]
Nominations morning last month revealed major surprises for the Academy Awards, promising one of the most wide-open campaigns ever for Hollywood’s highest honors.
Ben Affleck’s “Argo” was crowned best film at the BAFTAs on Sunday while Daniel Day-Lewis bagged yet another leading actor award for the title role in “Lincoln” as an increasingly familiar awards season script unfolded in London.
Iran hostage drama “Argo” continued its trophy-winning streak on Saturday, taking the top prize at the Producers Guild Awards in the latest boost to its chances at the Oscars.
It was a brisk, businesslike and fairly bland evening as the actors union handed out honors to a predictable lineup of winners who generally had triumphed at earlier Hollywood ceremonies or past SAG shows.