Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations with 10 apiece

NEW YORK — Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations for the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best-picture nomination.

List of nominees for 91st Academy Awards

The list of the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards:

Best picture: Black Panther," "BlacKkKlansman," "Bohemian Rhapsody," "The Favourite," "Green Book," "Roma," "A Star Is Born," "Vice."

Best director: Alfonso Cuaron, "Roma"; Spike Lee, "BlacKkKlansman"; Pawel Pawlikowski, "Cold War"; Yorgos Lanthimos, "The Favourite"; Adam McKay, "Vice."

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' lead Oscar nominations

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations to the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best picture nomination.

Weekend Box Office | M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' takes No. 1 with a $40.6M debut

NEW YORK — M. Night Shyamalan scored his fifth No. 1 movie as the director's "Glass," while not quite the blockbuster some expected, nevertheless dominated Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend at the box office with $40.6 million in ticket sales according to studio estimates Sunday.

The Screening Room | Jenkins brings intimacy, sincerity to 'Beale Street'

There's a calmness about director Barry Jenkins that belies his enthusiastic approach to his work. Upon arriving in the lobby of the Waldorf-Astoria in Chicago, he nearly gets lost in the crowd at a coffee counter, the other patrons completely unaware of the Oscar-winner in their midst.

Tim Mitchell's Oscar-nomination predictions 2019

Since 2007, staff writer Tim Mitchell has predicted who will get nominated for the Academy Awards. The official announcement is Tuesday from Beverly Hills, Calif. The 91st Academy Awards will be held Feb. 24 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Calif., and will be televised live by ABC. Here is Mitchell's forecast this year, with projected nominees in alphabetical order:

Melissa Merli/review | Love wins over hatred in Station's 'Women of Lockerbie'

Seven years after the 1988 midair explosion of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, American Maddie Livingston roams the hills near the town, searching in vain for her son's remains.

John Frayne | Previewing Krannert's 2019 spring season, Part III

In the following listings, the concert venue will be Foelinger Great Hall at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana, and the start times are 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

Frank's Weekend Faves, Jan. 20, 2019

The Russian National Ballet Theatre has been performing winter classics at Krannert like clockwork since 1999, and they're still a rare treat. They return this week for two nights and two performances of two different all-time faves.

Who lives here? Jan. 19, 2019

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

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