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  1. Solomon Northup Descendants Meet Steve McQueen in Los Angeles

    12:50 pm 2/25/2014

    "12 Years a Slave's" Oscar-nominated director, Steve McQueen, surprises the descendants of Northup during a photo shoot with THR, earning applause and hugs from the family members. Read more

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  2. Solomon Northup Descendents: Washington, D.C.

    12:47 pm 2/25/2014

    "Initially it was very had for me to watch, because knowing that someone who had had a hand in creating me who had went through so much," says Leonard Holton, J.R. (4th great grandson). "There were points in the movie I couldn't watch, it felt like I was Solomon, it felt like it was me." Read more

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  3. OscarLytics: 'Gravity' and Alfonso Cuaron Lead the Final Math-Based Predictions in the Top Eight Categories

    8:00 am 2/25/2014

    Matthew McConaughey and Cate Blanchett are both ahead in their respective acting categories.Read more

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  4. '12 Years a Slave': Solomon Northup's Descendants Gather for THR Photo Shoot, Reflect on His Legacy

    8:02 pm 2/24/2014

    THR brought together five generations from the family tree of the movie's real-life protagonist in three different cities (director Steve McQueen surprised one group).Read more

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  5. Oscars: Inside the Last, Desperate Push to Win Over Voters Before Balloting Closes

    4:32 pm 2/24/2014

    From taking over the late-night talk shows to going anywhere a reporter and camera might follow —even the Vatican — this year's nominees have stopped at nothing to court votes during the final days of this year's cutthroat Oscar race.Read more

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  6. Satellite Awards: '12 Years a Slave' Wins Best Motion Picture

    10:12 pm 2/23/2014

    Matthew McConaughey and Cate Blanchett take top acting honors.Read more

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  7. NAACP Image Awards: The Winners

    3:47 pm 2/22/2014

    UPDATED: "12 Years a Slave" wins for motion picture, while Lupita Nyong'o, Kerry Washington and "Scandal" also take home honors.Read more

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  8. Oscar Breakdown: Best Director

    1:44 pm 2/18/2014

    This year's nominees: An old master who made a vibrant film, a younger master who made one in black-and-white, a Mexican and a Brit plus a guy who has now been nominated in this category in three of the last four years.Read more

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  9. Oscar Breakdown: Best Actor

    12:00 pm 2/17/2014

    An eclectic quintet includes a clear frontrunner, a virtually unrecognizable A-lister, a relatively young star who many already feel is overdue for a win and men who could become either the category's oldest winner or fifth black winner.Read more

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  10. Dress du Jour, Part Deux: Lupita Nyong'o's Green BAFTAs Gown

    8:37 am 2/17/2014

    Hollywood's newest style icon rocked a striking green gown at the BAFTAs on Sunday, but not everyone was a fan. Read more

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