'Mank' leads Oscar nominations in a year of record diversity
FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2015 file photo, an Oscar statue appears outside the Dolby Theatre for the 87th Academy Awards in Los Angeles. She was also tipped for the film’s adapted screenplay, editing and as a producer in the best picture category. “I just quietly gave thanks and felt some gratitude.”Davis, who won for her performance in 2016’s “Fences,” landed her fourth Oscar nomination, making her the most nominated Black actress ever. The Academy Awards would typically have happened by now but this year will be telecast April 25. “Collective,” the Romanian documentary about investigative journalism and government corruption, became just the second film nominated for both best documentary and best international film.
New this week: 'The White Tiger,' Salt-N-Pepa movie & Rhye
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. “The White Tiger” shows her acting chops in a way that American productions have thus far failed to. The film, from director Gabriela Cowperthwaite (“Blackfish”), is adapted from Matthew Teague’s Esquire article about his own experience. — AP Film Writer Lindsey BahrMUSIC— After a hectic 2020, all you need is the smooth and soothing sound of Rhye to help you start the new year right. — AP Music Editor Mesfin FekaduTELEVISION— The rise and impact of one of the first female rap groups is dramatized in the Lifetime movie “Salt-N-Pepa” (8 p.m. EST Sunday).
Priyanka Chopra Talks the 'Really Difficult' Part of Quarantining With Husband Nick Jonas
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are making the most of their time together as they quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic. 'British Vogue'Although it has been really, really difficult being apart from my mom and brother, who are both in India, Im so grateful to have spent time with my husband, family and dogs, but mostly with my four year old niece, Krishna," the Isn't It Romantic star says. As for how she's keeping busy in isolation, Chopra adds, "Creativity has always been an outlet for me to relieve anxiety. "Similarly, she's really busy as well in this time, and we're working from home. Nick's older brother, Joe Jonas, is preparing to become a dad while in quarantine.