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John David Washington stars as Ron Stallworth in Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman. David Lee/Focus Features hide caption

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'I Wasn't Sure If It Was True': John David Washington On The 'BlacKkKlansman' Story

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Oscar statuettes are seen backstage at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Matt Sayles/Matt Sayles/Invision/AP hide caption

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Opinion: Critics Nix Pop Flicks Pick For Oscar Fix

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Chef and television personality Guy Fieri prepares food at the 12th annual Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit in Las Vegas. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Pop Culture Punching Bags

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She Prefers To Be Called "The Peggy": Jonas (Jason Statham, obviously) reflects the audience's incredulity in The Meg. Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Ron (John David Washington) and Patrice (Laura Harrier) strike power poses in Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman. David Lee/Focus Features hide caption

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Spike Lee Checks Under The Hood In The Blistering 'BlacKkKlansman'

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Oscar statues are seen backstage during the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California. Christopher Polk/Getty Images hide caption

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Changes Are Coming To The Oscars

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Lakeith Stanfield stars as Cassius Green in Sorry to Bother You, rapper Boots Riley's debut film. Peter Prato /Annapurna Pictures hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Sorry to Bother You

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Trine Dyrholm plays German singer and songwriter Nico in Nico, 1988. Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Nico Biopic Sheds Light On Her Life Before And After The Velvet Underground

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Patrick Stewart, in an unannounced special guest appearance at a convention in Las Vegas, said will return to the role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard. Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images hide caption

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Scotty Bowers, the subject of a new documentary, was more than a sexual facilitator to Hollywood's biggest stars: "these were lasting and important friendships that he had," director Matt Tyrnauer says. Greenwich Entertainment hide caption

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A Sexual Underground Surfaces In 'Scotty And The Secret History Of Hollywood'

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