Monday, February 27, 2017

Hollywood Ineptitude on Display: Moonlight’ wins Best Picture after ‘La La Land’ mistakenly announced as winner #OscarsSoBlack

I do not understand how this could happen other than it was intentional. 
Once again Oscars splits the votes by awarding the director for La La Land for best directing, but he didn't direct the best movie.  That doesn't make sense and it never use to happen.
NY Post reports Talk about a twist ending.
“Moonlight” won Best Picture at the Oscars on Sunday, but not before “La La Land” was mistakenly announced as the winner in one of the most stunning moments in the award show’s 89-year history.

The cast and crew of “La La Land” took the stage to accept the award and acceptance speeches were even being delivered when the film’s producer Jordan Horowitz informed the audience about the mix-up.
“There’s a mistake. ‘Moonlight’ you’ve won best picture,” the producer said. “This is not a joke. Come up here.”

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