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The Oscars / Politics / Diversity #1107416

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 26, 2017
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(Hollywood: Tom Llamas) The potential for politics at tonight's Academy Award ceremonies previewed; details given about the white Oscars controversy & the diversity of this year's nominated films & actors; film clips from "Fences" & "Moonlight" shown. [Last night, nominated actor Casey AFFLECK - criticizes President Trump's administration.] [Oscars host Jimmy KIMMEL - says people are fired up on both sides.] [Last year, host Chris ROCK - jokes about the white People's Choice awards.] ["Fences" actor Stephen HENDERSON†, "Moonlight" actor Naomi HARRIS†, Academy president Cheryl Boone ISAACS††- comment on diversity.]
Llamas, Tom

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