Glenn Close Wears a Gold Cape on Oscars 2019 Red Carpet

Octavia Spencer and Jessica Chastain

Octavia Spencer and Jessica Chastain

It's the expected culmination of an awards season that the Universal Pictures release, about the relationship between jazz artist Doctor Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali) and his driver Tony "Lip" Vallelonga (Viggo Mortensen), has largely dominated.

Roma still won three prizes despite losing Best Picture.

This year's frontrunners at the Oscars include Roma and The Favourite, both leading with 10 nominations, followed by A Star Is Born and Vice with 8 nominations each.

'They decided to make Don Shirley estranged from his black family, though that was not true. Mr Rahman's first post was simple and to the point, in which there's just a glimpse of the Oscar invite with the details.

They included an emotional duet by Lady Gaga and her A Star is Born director Bradley Cooper of their original song nominee "Shallow", which brought Gaga her first Oscar.

Israel arrests top Muslim official after holy site unrest
Official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported that his deputy Najih Bakira was also arrested, but police had not confirmed it. Despite the arrests, the Bab al-Rahma prayer space remained open on Sunday.

Black Panther also won thrice: for Best Make-Up And Hairstyling, Best Production Design, and Best Original Score.

Rami Malek won for his role as late frontman Freddie Mercury in 21st Century Fox musical Bohemian Rhapsody.

The red carpet has been rolled out for an Oscars ceremony on Sunday filled with suspense over the movie industry's biggest prize and a night of what could be history-making firsts. She also won a Golden Globe Award earlier this year for her role.

The 52-year-old music maestro, who is part of the hand-picked guest-list for the 91st Academy Awards, shared updates from Los Angeles on Sunday evening (which is Monday morning in India).

After two months of intense and costly campaigning, award watchers say the victor is anyone's guess.

Recommended News

  • 'Racist' Serena Williams cartoon given Australian all-clear

    'Racist' Serena Williams cartoon given Australian all-clear

    At the time, News Corp Australia's executive chairman, Michael Miller, said the world had become too "PC [politically correct]" . The editor of the Herald Sun , Damon Johnston, has said it had nothing to do with race or gender.
    The Greatest Dancer: Who won?

    The Greatest Dancer: Who won?

    He said he is "really impressed with how she handles everything". 'It definitely has not sunk in yet, I still can't believe it. Did you watch - do you think Ellie should won? Afterwards, the Strictly star said: "It felt like dancing with a professional".
    7 reasons to binge Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy

    7 reasons to binge Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy

    Right now, Netflix has said nothing about there being a " The Umbrella Academy " Season 2, but it is simply inevitable. Additionally, the entire wedding was thrown in the middle of New York City under a black umbrella that spanned 60 feet.
  • Lady Gaga Tells People Not to Give Up During Oscars Speech

    Lady Gaga Tells People Not to Give Up During Oscars Speech

    Before the show, Lady Gaga wowed in an eye-catching black gown which she paired with a pair of long black gloves. The pair received a standing ovation from the crowd and hugged before exiting the stage.
    Innocent US man gets $30m after 38 years in jail

    Innocent US man gets $30m after 38 years in jail

    A retired Simi Valley detective named Mike Bender was instrumental in pushing law enforcement agencies to reexamine the case. The victims were discovered by a relative who grew concerned when Rhonda Wicht didn't show up for a family get-together.
    Stevens after loss to Bulls: 'I have to do better'

    Stevens after loss to Bulls: 'I have to do better'

    They dropped to 37-23 with the loss to Chicago and are in fifth place of the Eastern Conference standings. It was the Celtics' second consecutive loss and fourth in their last six games.
  • Ja Rule taking heat on social media after National Basketball Association  halftime show

    Ja Rule taking heat on social media after National Basketball Association halftime show

    The second problem came when Ja Rule tried to get the crowd "ready" for his music. Pretty much everything went downhill from there.
    The Oscars 2019: Rami Malek And Lucy Boynton

    The Oscars 2019: Rami Malek And Lucy Boynton

    He will face stiff competition from the likes of Bradley Cooper, Viggo Mortensen, Willem Dafoe and especially Christian Bale for that honour.
    'Major wind storm' expected on Sunday

    'Major wind storm' expected on Sunday

    Utility outages may occur. "We will be working around the clock until everything is up and running", she said. Ennvironment Canada is warning drivers to take caution on the roads.
  • Thousands march to honour slain Russian opposition leader

    Thousands march to honour slain Russian opposition leader

    Ordinary Muscovites and prominent opposition figures, including politician Alexei Navalny, marched through the centre of the city. The march passed along Strastnoy, Petrovsky, Rozhdestvensky, Sretensky boulevards to Academician Sakharov Avenue.

    Oscars 2019 Facts: Best Picture Nominee A STAR IS BORN

    Gaga confirmed her engagement to Carino in October 2018, when she referred to him as "my fiancé" at an event. Us Weekly's source also claimed that Cooper and Gaga "looked so close, they nearly seem like a couple".
    Sabres acquire D Montour from Ducks

    Sabres acquire D Montour from Ducks

    Meanwhile, Guhle, once the Sabres' top defense prospect, spent most of the past two seasons with the Rochester Americans. Guhle never got much of a chance with Buffalo, playing in just 23 games over the past three seasons combined.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.