Before Sunday, critics had been advising McDormand to draft her Oscars acceptance speech since the audience clapped and chortled their way through the "Three Billboards" world premiere at the Venice Film Festival in September.
But McDormand's, though more insider talk, is an extremely important power play when increasing the gender and race equality in Hollywood going forward.
"I have two words to tell you all tonight - inclusion, rider".
We Googled it too and discovered that an "inclusion rider" is a clause that actors can insist be included in their contracts which ensures the cast and crew on a film meet a certain level of diversity. Whether it's a little-known secret that's been around for years or a relatively new kind of negotiation is not totally clear. "We're making five times what we asked for", said Spencer.
"Across the top 100 films of just past year, 48 films didn't feature one black or African-American speaking character, not one", she said.
McDormand, who has appeared in nine films by the Coen brothers, has often joked that she does not see herself as a movie star, despite having appeared in 41 films spanning four decades. "And so, the fact that I just learned that after 35 years of being in the film business?"
Like the actress herself, we weren't sure what to expect from McDormand's speech. But she wasn't about to let the moment pass without sharing it with her comrades.
She then made a plea to studios and producers.
Smith said she had worked with attorneys to create specific contract language and has already been in touch with numerous actors interested in the idea. No trending. It changes now. "I think this is what Chloe Kim must've felt like after doing back-to-back 1080s in the Olympic half-pipe".
The murder prompted a racist "revenge" gun rampage by a fascist sympathiser, who shot and wounded six Africans. The exit poll and projection shows no party or coalition will be able to claim an outright majority.
The two men will try to lay the groundwork for another such summit, which was requested by Kim Jong Un in his letter. Turning serious, Trump also said the United States "saved the Olympics", by taking a hard line on North Korea .
Former Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed al-Araby described as "special and important" Prince Mohammed's visit. The investment deal underlines the strategic ties between the richest Arab state and the most populous.
Neither of the PwC representatives involved in the mishap previous year , Brian Cullinan or Martha Ruiz, will return to the show. The BAFTA Awards saw a similar dress code, as the who's who of the worldwide movie industry donned all-black attires.
He has also served as the Armenian ambassador to the European Union, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, and the Holy See. Armenia's parliament on March 2 voted for a new Sargsyan to serve as the South Caucasus nation's next president .
It is positive, as 27 investors sold BLK shares while 287 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 696 raised stakes. Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of EnLink Midstream Partners in a research note on Friday, November 17th.
More than 100 officers from local, state and federal police agencies searched for the suspect after the shooting . James Davis Sr. and Diva Davis , both 47, were discovered in the residence hall, according to police.
Given that Hayward is signed to a four-year deal, it's in the Celtics' best interest to protect him for the long-term. We just told you Gordon Hayward nearly certainly won't return to the Boston Celtics this season.
Unlike the last Senate election in 2015, lawmakers were prohibited from taking their phones into the assemblies during the vote. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has also declared the Sindh Assembly's Senate election as most transparent, he added.
Graham says "China is winning and we're losing with this tariff regime". "Go after China - not the rest of the world". Peter Navarro, director of the White House National Trade Council, said exempting countries was a slippery slope.
Their goals go beyond red carpets, organizers said in the lead-up to the Oscars. "It's been hanging in my closet". While no one else showcased a 50-plus-year-old outfit like Moreno, there were other notable fashion favorites.
Lawrence, one of Hollywood's most popular and highest-paid actresses, was last seen in Darren Aronofsky's " Mother! ". It's simply outstanding and there just aren't any other words I can use to describe what we're witnessing.
Mr Trump joked about his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who has reportedly had his security clearance downgraded. Melania wasn't the only member of President Trump's family to be the butt of the joke on Saturday.
The waiting frustrates parents, students and union leaders, who've marched and crowded the state capitol for legislative hearings. However, that raise must be passed as a law, since West Virginia is not a collective bargaining state.
The Washington, D.C, Metropolitan Police Department has taken the lead in the investigation, the Secret Service spokesperson said. The President was set to return to Washington later Saturday to attend the annual Gridiron Club media dinner.
Because of that, Nest has chose to stop selling all of its products on the online retail giant as soon as inventory is sold out. Amazon recently acquired Ring, a manufacturer of internet-connected cameras and door locks for over $1 billion.
The Wolverines were plagued by foul trouble, couldn't hit a 3-pointer in the first half and had no momentum heading into halftime. Robinson countered with a 3-pointer and Simpson split four free throws to give MI a 74-70 edge with 1:17 to go.
The island is the last hold out of Nationalist Chinese forces that fled the mainland during China's civil war in the late 1940s. The last senior visit to the United States took place in 1995 when then-President Lee Tung-hui visited Cornell for a speech.