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  1. Will Smith Learned of Wife's Oscar-Boycott Video From the Paparazzi

    10:29 am 2/3/2016

    "Let me tell you if I was the only person of color nominated, my wife would have made two videos," Smith said, laughing, of criticism that Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott was inspired by his lack of a nomination. "She would not have gone with me. Trust."Read more

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  2. Oscar-Winning Producer Denounces "Spoiled Brats" Crying "Racism"

    7:00 am 1/22/2016

    "As far as Michael Moore is concerned, he is a socialist always looking to insert his brand of racist hatred. Spike Lee — haven't I heard this from him before?" says 'Schindler's List' producer Gerald Molen.Read more

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  3. Will Smith Joining Wife in Not Attending Oscars

    6:10 am 1/21/2016

    The 'Concussion' star, who many believe should have been nominated for an Academy Award, told 'GMA's' Robin Roberts that he didn't think this year's nominations reflect America's diversity.Read more

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  4. Oscars: Omission of Black Actors Upsetting, But Not Inexplicable or Proof of Racism

    11:27 am 1/18/2016

    "None of this year's excluded films about people of color or people of color themselves were thought to be slam-dunks going into the nominations," writes THR's awards analyst. "They were competing in very competitive categories."Read more

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  5. Watch THR's Full, Uncensored Actor Roundtable With Will Smith, Mark Ruffalo and More

    6:00 am 1/18/2016

    Will Smith and Mark Ruffalo join four other notable actors of the past year for The Hollywood Reporter's Actor Oscar Roundtable.Read more

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  6. Box Office: 'Star Wars' Rings in Record New Year's Day, Nears $700M in U.S.

    8:11 am 12/31/2015

    Worldwide, the blockbuster hits $1.39 billion; Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight' rides to No. 3 in its nationwide expansion, while Alejandro G. Inarritu's 'The Revenant' continues to thrive at the specialty box office.Read more

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  7. 'Concussion' Editor Talks About Balancing Artistic License, Lawyers and the NFL (Q&A)

    12:31 pm 12/30/2015

    "The scrutiny that that you come under when you are making a movie that based on real events is sometimes overwhelming," says Oscar winner William Goldenberg. Read more

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  8. NFL Player Pens Essay After Viewing 'Concussion': "Football Has Placed Me in Harm’s Way"

    1:42 pm 12/29/2015

    "When you’ve actually competed against a player who was later found to have CTE, it is unsettling," New York Jets' D'Brickashaw Ferguson wrote.Read more

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  9. Sony Offers Free Admission for NFL Players to 'Concussion'

    10:12 am 12/23/2015

    Will Smith stars in the Sony film about the doctor who discovered CTE, a football-related brain trauma.Read more

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  10. NFL Drama 'Concussion' Has Already Been Screened for "a Few Hundred" Players

    2:22 pm 12/21/2015

    "This was something our union was definitely going to recommend," says top NFL Players Association executive George Atallah.Read more

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