Chadwick Boseman’s family defends Anthony Hopkins amid best actor Oscars backlash

Brother of the late actor congratulates the 83-year-old, as Academy criticised for not allowing Hopkins to make his acceptance speech on Zoom

The family of Chadwick Boseman, the Black Panther star who had been widely expected to receive a posthumous best actor Oscar for his role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, have come to the defence of the man who took the prize.

The brother of the actor, who died last August of cancer aged 43, says the family had no hard feelings towards Anthony Hopkins.

Continue reading…

WashingtonPost_bigger

Indonesian airport workers accused of reusing nasal swabs for coronavirus testing

TheGuardian_bigger

Falling Chinese rocket to crash to Earth on weekend as US calls for ‘responsible space behaviours’

NYT_bigger

Federal Judge Strikes Down Eviction Moratorium

TheTelegraph_bigger

Members of religious cult in court after ‘corpse of leader found decorated with Christmas lights’

WashingtonPost_bigger

Indonesian airport workers accused of reusing nasal swabs for coronavirus testing

TheGuardian_bigger

Falling Chinese rocket to crash to Earth on weekend as US calls for ‘responsible space behaviours’

NYT_bigger

Federal Judge Strikes Down Eviction Moratorium

TheTelegraph_bigger

Members of religious cult in court after ‘corpse of leader found decorated with Christmas lights’

SCMP_bigger

Liz Cheney’s grip on Republican post weakens as Donald Trump endorses replacement

WashingtonPost_bigger

Canada authorizes coronavirus vaccine for children ages 12 to 15

TheGuardian_bigger

US declares support for patent waiver on Covid-19 vaccines