The Daily Dish: 2020 Oscar Nominations Recap

January 14, 2020
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2020 Oscar Nominations Recap - Loves And Snubs 

Oscar nominations were announced yesterday and it's time to break it all down! Joker led the pack with 11 nominations, including best picture. Martin Scorsese's The Irishman, Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood, and Sam Mendes' 1917 were right behind that, getting 10 nominations apiece! Those four movies will compete for the top prize alongside Ford v Ferrari, Little Women, Marriage Story, Jojo Rabbit, and Parasite. As for your biggest snubs? There's a lot of them! People are saying that the biggest snubs were: Best Director: Greta Gerwig for Little Women, Best Actress: Lupita Nyong’o for Us, Best Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lopez for Hustlers, Best Actor: Adam Sandler for Uncut Gems, Best Actor: Robert De Niro for The Irishman, Best Actor: Taron Egerton for Rocketman, The Farewell for any nomination, The ensemble of Parasite, Dolemite is My Name for any nomination, Best Documentary: Apollo 11, Best Animated Feature Film: Frozen 2, and Best Original Song: “Spirit” from The Lion King​​​​​​​. The Oscars air Februry 9th, 2020. 

Queen Elizabeth Shares Statement On Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Departure

Queen Elizabeth has released a massive statement after the royal family’s get-together to discuss Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s decision to step down as senior royals. The meeting came to an end after a two-and-a-half-hour discussion. Her statement read: “Today my family had very constructive discussions on the future of my grandson and his family... My family and I are entirely supportive of Harry and Meghan’s desire to create a new life as a young family. Although we would have preferred them to remain full-time working Members of the Royal Family, we respect and understand their wish to live a more independent life as a family while remaining a valued part of my family... Harry and Meghan have made clear that they do not want to be reliant on public funds in their new lives. It has therefore been agreed that there will be a period of transition in which the Sussexes will spend time in Canada and the UK. These are complex matters for my family to resolve, and there is some more work to be done, but I have asked for final decisions to be reached in the coming days.”

Shameless Ending With Season 11 on Showtime

The story of the Gallaghers is coming to an end. Showtime announced that Shameless will return for it's 11th and final season this year. William H. Macy is returning as Frank Gallagher. John Wells is also returning as executive producer. I just want to know if Emmy Rossum is going to come back! We need some Fiona in the final season!!!