Oscar award winners Rami Malek (best actor), Olivia Colman (best actress), Regina King (best supporting actress) and Mahershala Ali (best supporting actor) pose with their statuettes during the 91st Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, on February 25. The Oscar’s award line-up has grown more diverse over the years. Photo: AFP

Rami Malek deserved his best actor Oscar, but when will we see a Chinese winner?

  • Hollywood should stop catering to audiences only in Europe and North America, while Chinese investors should also make films for English speakers
Topic |   American films

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Oscar award winners Rami Malek (best actor), Olivia Colman (best actress), Regina King (best supporting actress) and Mahershala Ali (best supporting actor) pose with their statuettes during the 91st Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, on February 25. The Oscar’s award line-up has grown more diverse over the years. Photo: AFP
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Spike Lee with his first competitive Oscar, for best adapted screenplay for his film BlacKkKlansman, at the post-Academy Awards Governors Ball in Hollywood. Photo: AFP

In an upset, Green Book wins best picture at Oscars on a night of firsts

  • Best picture Oscar eluded Netflix and Marvel, but Spike Lee won his first competitive Oscar, and Alfonso Cuarón won best director and cinematography
  • Bohemian Rhapsody took home four Academy Awards and Roma and Green Book three each; Glenn Close lost out to The Favourite’s Olivia Colman
Topic |   Academy Awards

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Spike Lee with his first competitive Oscar, for best adapted screenplay for his film BlacKkKlansman, at the post-Academy Awards Governors Ball in Hollywood. Photo: AFP
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