March 28, 2021 - 18:14 BST Brandi Fowler Viola Davis proved she is aging backward with a jaw-dropping hair transformation, and it has a surprising twist. Viola Davis wowed when she popped up on Instagram rocking a new chic pixie cut that made her look half her age. MORE: Viola Davis’s neon yellow dress is what everyone needs for spring The Oscar winner made fans go wild Saturday when she shared a photo of herself rocking the hairstyle and a colorful printed XULY.Bët suit that she wore on Tonight With Jimmy Fallon Friday. Viola Davis wowed in a colorful XULY.Bët suit “Had a blast on @fallontonight last night!,” Viola captioned the photo, which showed her standing in a living room wearing the multi-colored suit from the Paris-based brand with white Sergio Rossi pumps. Viola’s stylist, Elizabeth Stewart, paired the look with statement Monies earrings. RELATED: Viola Davis' Golden Globes dress was incredibly … [Read more...] about Viola Davis unveils jaw-dropping hair transformation in age-defying photo
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The unprecedented season was good for Chloé Zhao and Anthony Hopkins, and less kind to Netflix films like Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom . Photo: From Left: Courtesy of Netflix, Getty Images, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics From the very beginning, it was apparent that this year’s Oscars were shaping up to be the weirdest ones we’d ever seen . For one, very few of the films in competition would be seen in actual movie theaters — instead, the field was given over to streaming and VOD releases. Awards campaigns, which have evolved into multimillion-dollar charm offenses , would happen only virtually, or not at all. Society itself had been shaken since the last ceremony, with a deadly pandemic, massive protests in support of racial justice, and an attempted insurrection in the nation’s capital. Oh, and the Oscars would be taking place not on their usual February date, but in April. Now that the 2021 Oscars are in the books, it’s time to take stock. How did all this massive … [Read more...] about What Did We Learn From This Strange Oscars Season?
Photo: Todd Wawrychuk/A.M.P.A.S. via Getty Images If the 2021 Academy Awards broadcast went off without a hitch during a pandemic year, it would have been the greatest heist director Steven Soderbergh ever pulled. Instead, Soderbergh and the producers swapped the presentation order of the usual grand finale category of Best Picture with Lead Actor. Viewers guessed this was so the show could end on a powerful note, with a posthumous Oscar win for the late Chadwick Boseman’s performance in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. But the Academy ended up voting for The Father ’s Anthony Hopkins , who was not in attendance, so the show just abruptly petered out. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times , Soderbergh insisted that he had meant to switch up the order of the awards show, “well before the nominations came out — we talked about that in January,” because “actors’ speeches tend to be more dramatic than producers’ speeches. And so we thought it might be fun to mix it up, … [Read more...] about Steven Soderbergh Says He Totally Meant for the Oscars to End Like That