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Lucasfilm(NEW YORK) -- Lucasfilm recently released a "legacy" trailer, featuring clips of all nine Star Wars films, including the forthcoming concluding movie, The Rise of Skywalker.

The trailer's a nostalgic look back at the impact of George Lucas' galaxy far far away, which started a long time ago, in 1977.

Kelly Marie Tran, who starred as plucky Resistance member Rose Tico in the previous installment, The Last Jedi, and will appear again in the final film, felt those feels, too.

"So emotional," she tells ABC Audio. "...[S]eeing it all together, it really does hit you with all that John Williams [musical] swell, you know?"

Unfortunately, Tran felt the brunt of criticism from many fans who were unhappy with the choices made by Last Jedi writer-director Rian Johnson; everything from her character's arguably unflattering wig and wardrobe to Rose's "side mission" to a casino planet were dragged online. Tran eventually left social media because of it.

However, in August, Train received a standing ovation at the Star Wars Celebration expo in Anaheim, which moved her to tears.

"It was really overwhelming surprise. First of all, because I did not expect that. And then to sort of receive that was really, really beautiful. So it felt like I was being hugged in a way," she says with a laugh.

Tran adds, "What was so funny about that is I was like, 'Oh, my gosh, I'm crying.' I was like, 'But no one can tell. So I'll just avoid it and pretend like it's not happening.' And it was so dumb. It was obvious," she laughs.

Train says she feels "really fortunate to be part of something that people just love so much." 

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker opens December 20 from Disney, parent company of ABC News.

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Montgomery County Correctional Facility(PENNSYLVANIA) -- Bill Cosby was just handed another legal defeat. In the Pennsylvania Superior Court Tuesday morning, the former TV patriarch lost his appeal to overturn his sexual assault conviction. 

In April, 2018, Cosby was convicted of three counts of indecent assault and battery for drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple University basketball coach Andrea Constand in 2004.

The comedian's legal team tried to argue in court Tuesday that the judge improperly allowed accusers who weren't part of the criminal case to testify.  But the Superior Court ruled that the testimony was permitted because it showed a pattern of behavior.  

Moments after the decision, District Attorney Kevin R. Steele issued a statement noting he was "pleased"  with the Superior Court decision affirming the jury's guilty verdict.

"First and foremost, it is my hope that with this last guaranteed step in the criminal justice process now complete, the victim in this case, Andrea Constand, can finally put this assault behind her and move on with her life as the strong survivor she is," Steele said.

He added, "Her bravery in coming forward when she did to report a sexual assault by a powerful, famous man led to the subsequent exposure of him as a serial predator and served as an example to other women, giving them the needed courage to step up and stand up against sexual assault. The world is forever changed because of Andrea’s bravery. With this decision, it has been affirmed that no one is above the law."

Cosby, who has maintained his innocence, was sentenced last year to three to 10 years in prison.

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VALERIE MACON/AFP via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas turned 103 on Monday, and son, Michael Douglas, marked the occasion a tribute to his dad.

"Happy birthday Dad! You are a living legend and your entire family sends you all the love in their hearts! #KirkDouglas #103" he shared on Instagram alongside a photo of them.

For Kirk's 102nd birthday last year, Michael told Good Morning America that his father was doing "unbelievable," and had even "discovered FaceTime."

"But he doesn't have the three-hour time change worked out -- from west coast, we live on the east coast, we're early guys. We have kids, so 10:30 we're in bed.  We get a 'Where are you?' 'I'm in bed, dad,'" Michael said with a laugh.

"He's fantastic. I just can't get over it.  His memory is all there," Douglas continued.  "He's in good health. He's got a walker and a wheelchair."

Michael's wife, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, also offered her best wishes to Kirk on Monday.

"This guy on my knee, is 103!!!!!Happy Birthday Pappy!!! I love you with all my heart," she posted, along with a photo of herself with Kirk.

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Trae Patton/NBC(NEW YORK) -- The Voice kicked off its semifinals on Monday, with the top eight artists competing for America’s votes, and a spot in next week’s finale.  Along the way, they were advised by their coaches Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Kelly Clarkson and John Legend.

Each artist performed twice: a new song on his or her own and a duet on a 1980s song with another contestant.

Here are the highlights of Monday night's show:

On the suggestion of her coach John Legend, Katie Kadan got things started with Labelle's "Lady Marmalade," because, as he explained, Katie needed to sing "one more powerhouse song," and if she got to the finals, "a grand ballad."  Stefani called it Kadan's best performance so far, simply for her ability to "work the room."  John called her a "superstar."

Team Blake's 18-year-old indie pop singer, Kat Hammock, picked Keane's "Somewhere Only We Know," explaining that, quoting a line from the song, her semifinals performance “could be the end of everything” as far as her time on The Voice was concerned.  Kelly said Kat had a voice that "touches" people.  Her coach called it her most powerful performance so far in the competition, assuring Hammond that regardless of her outcome on the show, "I'm not going anywhere.  I'm going to see this through with you.  You need to be making records."

Team Blake's Ricky Duran and Will Breman from Legend's team kicked off the duets, singing -- and trading guitar licks -- on The Outfield's "Your Love."

Marybeth Byrd, representing Team Legend stepped up for her solo performance, showing off her tougher side on Carrie Underwood's "Before He Cheats."  The song also returned the country artist to the genre that brought her to the competition in the first place.  Legend told the audience that Byrd, whom they saved last week, came back with her best performance yet.

Team Kelly's duo, Hello Sunday, consisting of 14-year-old duo Chelsea and Myla, tackled Stevie Wonder's "Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing," and they showed off some nifty dance moves as well.  The performances delighted the fans and all four coaches, including Kelly, who declared the girls brought their "'A' game."

Byrd returned, this time with Team Blake's Jake Hoot for a duet on Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes' 80s hit, "Up Where We Belong."

Duran followed with a song he personally picked for his solo performance, The Beatles' "Let It Be," which has become a family anthem following the loss of both his parents, most recently, his mother, to breast cancer.  Ricky, started off the song on piano and moved to the guitar, before finishing the song standing in front of the microphone, as pictures of his parents appeared on a large screen behind him.  Duran's coach, Blake Shelton dubbed it "the vocal performance of [Ricky's] life."

Breman then took center stage on Bruno Mars' "Locked Out of Heaven" -- his coach, John Legend's pick, because it was "a good hybrid of pop and rock" the audience would love.  Following Will's live performance, Legend praised his artist for an "electric and magnetic" stage performance, coupled with a "strong voice."

The duets continued with Madonna's "Express Yourself," performed by Kadan and Team Gwen's Rose Short, followed by Hammock teaming up with Hello Sunday for Pat Benatar's "We Belong."

Next, Short -- who is Stefani's last remaining artist -- belted out Foreigner's "I Want to Know What Love Is," and dedicated the performance to her parents for having enjoyed a long and lasting love.  Gwen praised Rose for having the guts to venture into a "more vulnerable place."  Barely able to keep her composure, Stefani said she was honored to work with Rose, before breaking down in tears.  Kelly followed.

Hoot, who told his coach Kelly during rehearsals that he was one of six children, closed out the show with one of his mother's favorite songs, "Desperado," by the Eagles.  Legend noted Jake's voice "feels like home."  Kelly hailed the performance as "eloquently delivered" and "perfect."

The Voice returns Tuesday night at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.

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Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for SAG-AFTRA Foundation(LOS ANGELES) -- For the fifth year in a row, the Golden Globes are only considering men in the category for Best Director.  Immediately after the Monday discovery, the internet began fiercely debating if female directors such as Little Women's Greta Gerwig and A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood's Lorene Scafaria were snubbed.

One company, however, is certainly benefiting from the controversy. Funko recently announced new line of Funko POP! figurines that celebrates directors.  However, it's who the company first chose to honor with the Funko treatment to is what's generating the buzz: Wonder Woman's Patty Jenkins and When They See Us' Ava DuVernay.

Obviously, the timing of the announcement had fans comparing Funko to this year's Golden Globes.  

In an official Twitter announcement on December 7, Funko unveiled Jenkins as the first figurine starting off their new Pop! Directors line. The company hailed her as "one of the highest-grossing female film directors of all time" on their blog.

"This is so awesome and flattering," Jenkins reacted happily on Twitter.  "Can't wait!!"

Then, just hours after the Golden Globes announced its list of nominees on Monday, Funko revealed DuVernay as the second director featured in their new line.  On the company blog, they praised her as an "Oscar-nominated and Emmy winning filmmaker who became the first black woman to have a film nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards."  

Funko also nodded to DuVernay as being "the top-grossing black woman director in American box office history."

Duvernay was quick to thank Funko for the recognition and sweetly responded, "Never would have imagined this. Thanks for the love."

A release date for the new figurines has yet to be announced, but Funko promises they are "coming soon!"

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Han Myung-Gu/WireImage(SAO PAULO) -- Ryan Reynolds demonstrated his superhero-like reflexes when a barricade collapsed at a con in Brazil over the weekend.  

Brazilian media Terra Entretenimento posted video of the horrifying accident to their Twitter, which happened when Reynolds was meeting hundreds of screaming fans at Comic Con Experience in São Paulo.   Unfortunately, the barrier separating him and the sea of fans gave way, sending a wave of people crashing to the ground while the Deadpool actor leaped backwards onto the stage, narrowly escaping injury.

Most of the fallen appeared unfazed with some even rolling to their knees to keep filming the actor.  Event workers then quickly rushed to check the actor and the crowd for injuries.

One CCXP con goer named Juliana caught the incident from a different angle and posted it to her Twitter, which shows Reynolds jumping off the stage as the crowd swells to get as close to him as possible.  After the barrier incident, Reynolds jumps back off the stage, which causes the audience to start screaming and crowding him again.

The 43-year-old is then quickly ushered back onto the stage by staff members so the crew could fix the fallen structure.

CCXP, which welcomed 280,000 fans over the weekend, issued a press release stating that the barrier failed because too many fans rushed it at once.

As for Reynolds?  He told Entertainment Tonight"All I was worried about were the people that were -- what you could tell is that they were falling, like, 'Oh, they're gonna be fine,' and it's like, 'Oh, but that leg is gonna go,' so I jumped out. But it was, yeah, everyone was fine."

He then joked that his wife, Blake Lively, tasked him to come home "in one piece," to which he laughed "So that was my only job."

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Ryan Reynolds in "6 Underground" - Christian Black/Netflix(LOS ANGELES) -- If Ryan Reynolds wasn't a big-screen star, he'd make a mint on Madison Avenue as an ad man.

On Monday, he dropped today's final trailer for his hard-hitting Michael Bay-directed action flick 6 Underground -- just days after he released a trailer for his July movie Free Guy, and a spoof ad featuring the "wife" from that much-critizied Peloton ad.

In Reynolds' ad, created by his spirits brand Aviation Gin, "The Peloton Girl," whose real name is Monica Ruiz, is shown in staring right into the camera, after it appears she's just told her friends about her controversial Christmas gift.

Her supportive friends, who are sitting with her at a bar behind matching Aviation gin martinis, look stunned. Ruiz then continues, "This gin is really smooth," and then toasts, "To new beginnings." She downs her entire drink, and the implication is that Ruiz is divorcing her insensitive Peloton-purchasing husband.

In the Free Guy trailer, Ryan breaks the fourth wall, as he and his fellow cast members talk about the action comedy, in which his character, Guy, discovers he's actually a non-player-character in a Grand Theft Auto-like video game.

But the trailer then turns into a spoof of a Home Shopping Network segment, with Reynolds starting to hawk shirt, nametag, and the "Little Guy Guy" action figure, inviting viewers to call 1-906-Free-Guy.

"We're owned by Disney now," he whispers to his 20th Century Fox film co-stars, "We have to up our merchandising game." 

Call the number and you hear Reynolds himself saying everything's sold out, noting, "We weren't really expecting anyone to call."

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Paramount Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- Elton John's big year just got even bigger: His musical biopic Rocketman has received a number of Golden Globe nominations -- and Elton couldn't be happier.

As previously reported, Elton and Bernie Taupin have been nominated for their song "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again," which plays over the end credits of the film as a duet between Elton and Rocketman star Taron Egerton. Egerton has been nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture -- Musical or Comedy, while Rocketman itself is nominated for Best Motion Picture -- Musical or Comedy.

"We are thrilled to bits that Rocketman has been nominated for 3 Golden Globe Awards," says Elton and his husband David Furnish -- who's one of the movie's producers -- in a statement.

"We are grateful to have worked alongside so many talented artists and craftspeople to bring Elton's extraordinary  life story to the big screen," the statement continues. "It means the world to us to have their talents recognized and honored by the Hollywood Foreign Press." 

The statement concludes, "We are ecstatic that Taron Egerton has been nominated for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical. He completely immersed himself in Elton's life and delivered a magnificently powerful performance in both acting and song."

Taupin adds, "It's always a thrill to be part of the Golden Globes but this year is extra special given that the song is a confirmation of Elton's survival and attached to a movie detailing our enduring relationship."

And Egerton notes, "The chance to share Elton's story in this way has been the opportunity of a lifetime. I am humbled by this recognition and immensely proud of the entire filmmaking team that helped bring Rocketman to life."

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Photo by Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images for The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (NEW YORK) -- "...This is a whole new feeling," says Adam Sandler of collecting kudos for his dramatic turn in his latest movie, Uncut Gems. The movie has a 96% positive rating on the review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, and Sandler is experiencing a rarity in his career: Oscar buzz.

Sandler stars as Howard Ratner, a charismatic New York City diamond dealer with a serious gambling addiction, itching for his next big score.  He told ABC's Robin Roberts that the fast-paced, tense movie was a stretch, even for him.

"I was a nervous wreck because there were so many things I had to do in the movie -- be upset, be not too nice to my family," Sandler said of the first time he read the script. "There were scenes where unfortunately my clothes were off. Everything was disgusting thinking about me doing it."

But "I knew it was great," Sandler said. "I knew the filmmakers were great. And I talked to my wife and she said, 'you have to do this.' I just committed."

Sandler says the shoot, "was...a gritty process. We were working...deep into the night sometimes," adding that it paid off because they "knew we were making something different."

The longtime funnyman has already garnered a best actor award from the National Board of Review for the film.

"This is a shocker for many, many Americans," the actor said with a laugh. "I don't know what to even think."

Sandler added, "I never thought of this stuff in my life....I didn't say, 'I wanna get an Oscar one day.' I just wanted to make movies. I wanted to do what Eddie Murphy was doing," he explained. "And this is a whole new feeling. And it's fun."

Uncut Gems is in theaters nationwide December 13.

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Sony Pictures(NEW YORK) -- The first trailer for Ghostbusters: Afterlife debuted Monday morning.  Until now, the plot of the film, which seemingly ignores the events of the infamous 2016 reboot, had been under wraps.  But if you're a fan of the 1984 original, the trailer will give you all the feels.

The new trailer shows McKenna Grace as Phoebe, a teen who moves with her single mom to the small town of Summerville and into her grandfather's rickety old house and barn, just as the town begins experiencing strange, seemingly inexplicable earthquakes.

Paul Rudd seems to play a local teacher who's interested in the phenomena -- and doubly so when Phoebe finds some old junk her grandfather left her: among them, a ghost trap used by the 'Busters in the first two movies.

It becomes obvious that the intelligent young girl, who wears telltale round glasses, is the granddaughter of Ghostbuster Dr. Egon Spengler -- played by Ghostbusters co-creator and star, the late Harold Ramis.

Via the Internet, Rudd's character reintroduces the kids to what the boys in grey were up to back in the day.  "In the '80s, New York City was like The Walking Dead," he explains, showing footage of the Ghosbusters' Ecto-1 driving down the streets of ghost-ravaged Manhattan.

And under a tarp in that "creepy old barn" left by her granddad is that very ghostbusting vehicle, complete with the original team's proton packs and other equipment.

"Call it fate/Call it luck/Call it karma," Bill Murray's Dr. Peter Venkman declares in a voiceover from the original film -- a nod that he, co-creator Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Ernie Hudson, and Annie Potts are returning in their original roles.

Ghostbusters: Afterlife opens July 10, 2020. 

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Photo by Dominik Bindl/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Ten years after they first worked together on Nowhere Boy, husband and wife Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Sam Taylor-Johnson have teamed up again to bring James Frey’s 2003 semi-autobiographical novel about addiction, A Million Little Pieces, to the big screen. With the author’s blessing, they co-wrote the script, Sam directed it and Aaron starred as Frey. The film was shot in just 20 days.

For Aaron, it was a role he knew he wanted to play. He says he went on an “overwhelming emotional journey” while making the film, bonding with Frey and visiting the actual treatment center where his recovery all began.

“We have people close to us in our circle, close friends who are struggling with addiction and some that have come through and celebrating sobriety and some that aren't with us anymore,” he tells ABC Audio. “So it starts to become very real and something that's deep and rooted in that…I knew I wanted to play.

The pull of the story was similar for Sam. She wasn’t deterred by the controversy surrounding the book. Back in 2006, it was revealed that Frey had fabricated some of the events in the so-called memoir.

“[It] actually made my resolve for making this stronger, seeing that [Frey is] still sort of standing in front of us 26 years sober, despite everything you read about in the book and despite, you know, public shame, humiliation,” Sam says. 

A Million Little Pieces is in theaters now.

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Netflix(LOS ANGELES) -- With a company best 34 nominations, Netflix shone at Monday morning's Golden Globe nominations, which were read live from Los Angeles. 

The streaming giant earned six nominations for Noah Baumbach's drama Marriage Story, starring Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson; the pair earned nods in the respective outstanding actor/actress in a drama category.

Netflix, which has famously shelled out fortunes for talent, also saw investments pay off with Martin Scorsese's The Irishman, which earned five nominations, including a best director nomination for Scorsese, as well as best supporting nominations for Al Pacino and Joe Pesci.

The streaming service's Dolemite Is My Name earned a nomination in the Best Motion Picture nom in the Musical or Comedy Category, and a best actor nomination for Eddie Murphy.

Netflix also scooped up major television kudos, with four nominations apiece for both newcomer Unbelievable awards show mainstay The Crown

While Netflix stands at the top of the heap this year, the folks at the other streaming services also have reason to smile: Amazon Prime's Emmy winners Fleabag and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, as well as the George Clooney-produced Catch-22 were also recognized, as was Apple's new Apple TV streaming service, which earned three nominations for The Morning Show: including Best Actress nominations for co-producing co-leads Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon.

For the record, while The Irishman led the pack with five Golden Globe nominations, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association also recognized Quentin Tarantino's  Once Upon a Time in Hollywood with four in the Best motion picture, comedy or musical category: best director and best screenplay for Tarantino; best actor for Leonardo DiCaprio, and best supporting actor for Brad Pitt.
Ricky Gervais hosts the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards on January 5, live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on NBC.

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Walt Disney Studios(NEW YORK) -- Disney has become the first studio in history to surpass $10 billion at the worldwide box office, according to Variety.

As of Sunday, Disney has earned $9.997 billion globally, including $3.28 billion in North America and $6.7 billion overseas, and is expected to cross the $10 billion plateau on Monday.  The studio topped its own previous record of $7.6 billion -- set in 2016 -- back in July, following the success of Avengers: Endgame and The Lion King.

Disney will certainly see that amount soar even higher with the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which is the final chapter in the Skywalker saga, on December 20.

In August, Disney set a new record, with five movies -- including Avengers: EndgameAladdinToy Story 4The Lion King and Captain Marvel -- all passing the $1 billion in 2019.  Frozen 2 has earned $920 million as of Sunday, and is expected to make it six, while Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker could could be number seven.

Furthermore, those figures don’t take into account the movies it acquired in the Fox deal, like Ford v Ferrari, which would bring it to $11.9 billion so far.

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L-R: Joe Pesci and Robert De Niro in "The Irishman"; Niko Tavernise/Netflix(BEVERLY HILLS) -- Led by The Irishman and Marriage Story, Netflix dominated the nominations for the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Monday morning, live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel with help from Dakota Fanning, Susan Kelechi Watson and Tim Allen.

The Irishman, directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Al Pacino and Ray Romano, earned five nominations, including Best Motion Picture -- Drama.  Marriage Story earned a total six nominations, also including Best Motion Picture -- Drama. 

In all, Netflix earned a leading 17 Golden Globe nominations Monday morning, also marking the first time the streamer has found itself with the most Golden Globe nominations of any competitor.

Ricky Gervais will return to host the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards on January 5, live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel and broadcast on NBC.

Here are this year's Golden Globe nominees:


Best Motion Picture – Drama
The Irishman (Netflix)
Marriage Story (Netflix)
1917 (Universal)
Joker (Warner Bros.)
The Two Popes (Netflix)

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (Sony)
Jojo Rabbit (Fox Searchlight)
Knives Out (Lionsgate)
Rocketman (Paramount)
Dolemite Is My Name (Netflix)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama
Christian Bale, Ford v Ferrari
Antonio Banderas, Pain and Glory
Adam Driver, Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix, Joker
Jonathan Pryce, The Two Popes

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
Cynthia Erivo, Harriet
Scarlett Johansson, Marriage Story
Saoirse Ronan, Little Women
Charlize Theron, Bombshell
Renée Zellweger, Judy

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Awkwafina, The Farewell
Ana de Armas, Knives Out
Cate Blanchett, Where’d You Go, Bernadette
Beanie Feldstein, Booksmart
Emma Thompson, Late Night

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Daniel Craig, Knives Out
Roman Griffin Davis, Jojo Rabbit
Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Taron Egerton, Rocketman
Eddie Murphy, Dolemite Is My Name

Best Director – Motion Picture
Bong Joon-ho, Parasite
Sam Mendes, 1917
Todd Phillips, Joker
Martin Scorsese, The Irishman
Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language
The Farewell
Les Miserables
Pain and Glory
Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Best Motion Picture – Animated
Frozen II (Disney)
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (Universal)
Missing Link (United Artists Releasing)
Toy Story 4 (Disney)
Lion King (Disney)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins, The Two Popes
Al Pacino, The Irishman
Joe Pesci, The Irishman
Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell
Annette Bening, The Report
Laura Dern, Marriage Story
Jennifer Lopez, Hustlers
Margot Robbie, Bombshell

Best Screenplay – Motion Picture
Marriage Story
The Two Popes
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
The Irishman

Best Original Song – Motion Picture
“Beautiful Ghosts,” CATS
“(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again,” Rocketman
“Into the Unknown,” Frozen II
“Spirit,” The Lion King
“Stand Up,” Harriet

Best Original Score – Motion Picture
Daniel Pemberton, Motherless Brooklyn
Alexandre Desplat, Little Women
Hildur Guðnadóttir, Joker
Thomas Newman, 1917
Randy Newman, Marriage Story


Best Television Series – Drama
Big Little Lies (HBO)
The Crown (Netflix)
Killing Eve (BBC America)
The Morning Show (Apple TV Plus)
Succession (HBO)

Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Barry (HBO)
Fleabag (BBC)
The Kominsky Method (Netflix)
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon)
The Politician (Netflix)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama
Jennifer Aniston, The Morning Show
Olivia Colman, The Crown
Jodie Comer, Killing Eve
Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies
Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama
Brian Cox, Succession
Kit Harington, Game of Thrones
Rami Malek, Mr. Robot
Tobias Menzies, The Crown
Billy Porter, Pose

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Christina Applegate, Dead to Me
Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Kirsten Dunst, On Becoming a God in Central Florida
Natasha Lyonne, Russian Doll
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Michael Douglas, The Kominsky Method
Bill Hader, Barry
Ben Platt, The Politician
Paul Rudd, Living with Yourself
Ramy Youssef, Ramy

Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Catch-22 (Hulu)
Chernobyl (HBO)
Fosse/Verdon (FX)
The Loudest Voice (Showtime)
Unbelievable (Netflix)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Christopher Abbott, Catch-22
Sacha Baron Cohen, The Spy
Russell Crowe, The Loudest Voice
Jared Harris, Chernobyl
Sam Rockwell, Fosse/Verdon

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Patricia Arquette, The Act
Helena Bonham Carter, The Crown
Toni Collette, Unbelievable
Meryl Streep, Big Little Lies
Emily Watson, Chernobyl

Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Kaitlyn Dever, Unbelievable
Joey King, The Act
Helen Mirren, Catherine the Great
Merritt Wever, Unbelievable
Michelle Williams, Fosse/Verdon

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Alan Arkin, The Kominsky Method
Kieran Culkin, Succession
Andrew Scott, Fleabag
Stellan Skarsgård, Chernobyl
Henry Winkler, Barry

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Frank Micelotta / FOX.(ATLANTA) --Sunday saw the Miss Universe crown go to Zozibini Tunzi a.k.a. Miss South Africa.  She bested 90 other women competing in the annual pageant that was filmed from Tyler Perry Studios.

People reports that Tunzi is a 26-year-old public relations professional and a gender-based violence activist.  While ecstatic about her win, she's more excited how dark skinned girls will feel when they see her wearing the iconic tiara.

"Society has been programmed for a very long time that never saw beauty in a way that was black girl magic, but now we are slowing moving to a time where women like myself can finally find a place in society, can finally know they’re beautiful," She told reporters.

She also hopes her new title will help bring "a new, fresh and different perspective of what South Africa is."

Miss Puerto Rico Madison Anderson was runner-up while Miss Mexico Sofía Aragón came in third.

With Tunzi's win comes South Africa's third Miss Universe crown: winning in 1978 and 2017.

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