John Legend The “La La Land” Interview with Kam Williams Legend in La La Land! Ohio-born John Legend is an award-winning, platinum-selling singer/songwriter. His work has garnered him ten Grammy Awards, an Oscar and a Golden Globe, among others. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he studied English and African-American literature, John participated … [Read more...] about Legend in La La Land!
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2017 Oscar Recap by Kam Williams La La Land, I Mean Moonlight, Wins Best Picture Climactic Moment Ruined by Monumental Blunder The Academy Awards ended on a sour note when Faye Dunaway announced that favorite La La Land had won the Oscar for Best Picture. Trouble is, she and co-presenter Warren Beatty had been handed the wrong envelope. So, while La La's … [Read more...] about La La Land, I Mean Moonlight, Wins Best Picture
And the Oscar Goes To… by Amy Lignor When it comes to the Oscars, the word “upset” is used almost every year. In at least one category, usually the supporting actor or actress role, there is more often than not a huge surprise when it comes to the winner. However, when you look back at the awards season thus far, it seems that the same names keep coming up … [Read more...] about And the Oscar Goes To…
2017 Oscar Nominations by Kam Williams La La Lands Record-Tying 14 Academy Award Nominations Academy Also Embraces Diversity After winning a record number of Golden Globes, it's no surprise that La La Land might garner a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations. Damien Chazelle's enchanting homage to the Hollywood musical is up for Academy Awards in the Best Picture, … [Read more...] about La La Lands Record-Tying 14 Academy Award Nominations
2017 Golden Globes Recap by Kam Williams La La Land Breaks Record with 7 Wins Magical Musical Emerges as Favorite in Oscar Race La La Land took home 7 Golden Globes Sunday, eclipsing the record shared by Midnight Express and One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest. The magical musical chronicling the stormy relationship of a couple struggling to make it in L.A., prevailed … [Read more...] about La La Land Breaks Record with 7 Wins
La La Land Film Review by Kam Williams Gosling and Stone Co-Star in Enchanting Homage to Hollywood Musicals If you only see one movie this year, you need to get out more. That being said, La La Land is the picture to catch. This nostalgic homage to the Golden Age of Hollywood is a panoramic masterpiece which makes very effective use of every inch of the big … [Read more...] about Gosling and Stone Co-Star in Enchanting Homage to Hollywood Musicals