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Reel News Blurb: Lee Daniels finds his “Selma” star.

Academy Award nominated director Lee Daniels has been searching high and low for the perfect actor to portray the legendary civil rights activist, Martin Luther King, Jr. And now he’s found him in British actor David Oyelowo. Oyelowo’s work includes the upcoming George Lucas Film “Red Tails” and the HBO mini-series, “The No.1 Ladies Detective […]

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The Oscars Hangover: Pressroom Footage

Still high on the excitement of their wins, the newly crowned Academy Award Winners take to the press room. Check it out. Academy Award Winner Christoph Waltz Academy Award Winner Mo’Nique Academy Award Winner Jeff Bridges Academy Award Winner Sandra Bullock Academy Award Winners Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and Greg Shapiro ***videos by: TvGuide via […]

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The Oscar Hangover: After the party it’s the after party…

After the credits roll on the Live Oscar telecast, the hungry crowd heads over to the Governor’s Ball, the most exclusive party of the evening. It’s a who’s who of stars, nominees and winners, past and present. 33 years and still in love. I have fallen in love with Mr. & Mrs. Bridges this awards […]

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The Oscars Hangover: Red Carpet hits & misses

Round two of The Real Reel’ Oscar Hangover…the red carpet! Oh you didn’t know? We talk a bit of fashion here too. It’s real simple, the best dressed, worst dressed and the one we’re not too sure about. Round three coming soon…. Best Dressed One of my favorite looks of.the.night!! Meryl was a vision in […]

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The Oscar Hangover: Highlights, Lowlights & WTF moments

This is only the beginning of our FULL day of Oscar coverage. I’m tired from the festivities of last night, so I thought I’d start off with an appropriate Oscar Hangover post. It was an eventful night and The Real Reel has all the highlights, low-lights and wtf moments. Feel free to add some of […]

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The Oscars LIVE blog transcript + winners list

And just like that another awards season has been put behind us. That’s right, the Oscars are now a thing of the past and The Real Reel live blogged the entire thing along with a few friends. A full wrap up will hit the blog tomorrow morning, but for now check out the transcript and […]

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We’re Live: The Oscars LIVE blog!

And the excitement starts….NOW!! The home stretch is officially here and the 82nd Academy Awards Ceremony is only a week away. I repeat, a week away!! And as if you didn’t already know…we are going LIVE!!! It’s the LIVEST this blog has ever been, and we want YOU to be apart of all the action. […]

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The Real Reel’s Official Oscar Predictions w/Ballot

Alright! The moment you’ve all been waiting for, my final predictions.  Here we go: Best Picture Avatar Best Director Kathryn Bigelow Leading Actor Jeff Bridges Leading Actress Meryl Streep Supporting Actor Christoph Waltz Supporting Actress Mo’Nique Adapted Screenplay Up in The Air Original Screenplay Inglourious Basterds Art Direction Avatar Cinematography The Hurt Locker Costume Design […]

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Preparing for Hollywood’s Biggest Night!

24 hours away from the culmination of this awesome awards season coverage.  As everyone gears up for the most notable night in Hollywood, I thought it would be a good idea to take my fabulous readers on a trip down memory lane.  Everything you need for Oscar night is in this post, including reviews for […]

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‘Precious’ sweeps the Independent Spirit Awards

The final stop on the Oscar express went down last night, in the form of the 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards and once again, for the second week in a row, Lee Daniels’s “Precious” made a clean sweep. The film was nominated in five categories, Best Feature, First Screenplay, Supporting Female, Female Lead and Best […]

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