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Writer-director-actor Tyler Perry attends the premiere of Tyler Perry's

Tyler Perry: 'No need' to fight or protest about Oscar snubs

Jan. 14, 2020 5:34 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The lack of diversity and notable snubs in this year's Oscar nominations left Tyler Perry annoyed, but he says it’s not worth getting upset because it’s a system that is not going to change. “There is no need in going back and forth, or fighting, or protesting. It is...

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Netflix leads all nominees for NAACP Image Awards

Jan. 9, 2020 2:08 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix will make its presence felt at next month's 51st NAACP Image Awards. The streaming giant on Thursday emerged with a leading 42 nominations, including for Ava DuVernay’s limited series “Whey They See Us” and the Eddie Murphy-led film “Dolemite is My...

South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss Universe 2019

Dec. 9, 2019 10:38 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019, giving the country its second title in in three years in a pageant that also saw strong showings from contestants from Puerto Rico and Mexico. Tunzi, a 26-year-old gender violence activist, said she was forced to abandon her...