Isla Fisher dedicates her film award to Donald Trump for a hilarious reason


Whatever you might think of president-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania, at least they’ve paved the way for less-than-qualified people to achieve great success. Big success. Huge.

That’s why Isla Fisher gave thanks, when she received the Trailblazer Award at the AACTAs, Australia’s most prestigious honours for the film industry. 

The 40-year-old wife for Sacha Baron Cohen did a Melania: A tongue-in-cheek recital of the soon-to-be First Lady’s speech from the Republican National Convention. Yep, the one which face plagiarism accusations earlier this year. Read more…

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Protesting sausages crash film awards to call out lack of female representation


A group of women are sick of the “sausage party” that exists in Australia’s film and television world.

So Wednesday, they protested against the country’s most prestigious industry awards, the AACTAs, dressed in sausage costumes.

Footage on Twitter by journalist Steph Harmon shows security forcibly removing the costumed women, who can be heard chanting “end the sausage party!” in reference to a perceived lack of gender representation on film and TV. 

Protesters dressed as sausages chanting to “end the sausage party” of the Aust. film industry forcefully ejected from #aactas red carpet

— steph harmon (@stephharmon) December 7, 2016 Read more…

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