Oscars 2018: Boring, bland and predictable

2018-03-05 03:11

Minute-by-minute updates from inside the 90th Academy Awards taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.


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05 Mar 07:37

Final verdict

Oscars 2018 was boring, bland and predictable. 

Do better in 2019!

It's a wrap from us. Same place next year!

05 Mar 07:33

The 90th Annual Academy Awards marked the end of awards season in Hollywood. See 36 from inside the glitzy awards show.

05 Mar 07:32

Oh, and here's who took home that jet ski. 

05 Mar 07:06

If you missed all the action catch the repeat tonight at 21:00 on M-Net (DStv 101).

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05 Mar 06:50

The winners of the night are Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway for getting it right this year!

05 Mar 06:47


Best Picture - The Shape Of Water.

05 Mar 06:45

The trailer for season 6 of House of Cards is out!

05 Mar 06:42

THE best moment of the night.

05 Mar 06:41

Bonnie and Clyde are back on stage. 

Don't mess this up you two!

05 Mar 06:40

The big one is up next.

Here are the nominees for Best Picture:

Call Me By Your Name

Darkest Hour


Get Out

Lady Bird

Phantom Thread

The Post

The Shape of Water

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

05 Mar 06:37


What a goosebump moment. 

05 Mar 06:34


Best Actress - Frances McDormand.

05 Mar 06:32

Haai Meryl!

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05 Mar 06:28

No jet ski for Gary Oldman.

05 Mar 06:27

Two more categories to go. 

Who will win Best Actress and Best Picture?

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Best Actor - Gary Oldman.

05 Mar 06:21

Can we look like Dame Helen Mirren when we're in our 70s, please. 

05 Mar 06:21

We'll just leave this here.

05 Mar 06:20

Yes, you did!

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05 Mar 06:17

This is Del Toro's fourth nomination and first win. 

05 Mar 06:15


Best Directing - Guillermo del Toro.

05 Mar 06:11

Remember this scene in Coco?

Best rendition of the award-winning song. 

05 Mar 06:07

So this happened on the red carpet.

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05 Mar 06:03


Best Original Song - Remember Me.

05 Mar 06:02

Sidenote: Every time we hear Keala Settle sing This is Me

05 Mar 06:01


Best Original Score - The Shape of Water.

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Best Cinematography - Blade Runner: 2049.

05 Mar 05:48

ICYMI: Jordan Peele is the first black filmmaker nominated for directing, writing, and producing.

05 Mar 05:43

Meanwhile backstage...

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Best Original Screenplay - Get Out. 

05 Mar 05:35


Best Adapted Screenplay - Call Me By Your Name

05 Mar 05:28

This is how you do a photo bomb.

05 Mar 05:27

05 Mar 05:26

Stand up For Something was co-written by Common and Diane Warren. 

This is the legendary songwriter's eight nomination and she's ready to take home a golden statue. 

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05 Mar 05:22

Preach Leslie!

05 Mar 05:20

Dear Academy,

Can Tiffany and Maya host the Oscars next year, pretty please. 

K, thanks!

05 Mar 05:18

Watch the trailer for The Silent Child. 

05 Mar 05:17


Best Live Action Short - The Silent Child

05 Mar 05:16

Hands down these two made movie history with those scenes. 

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