5 Things You Should Know This Morning
Hey, Divergent fans! How have you been holding up? We hope you're kind of prepared for anything related to the series already since they're probably going to reveal a few things about Insurgent as we draw closer to the movie's premiere date. There's going to be a lot of action and surprises in the sequel, and we can't even begin to tell you what part we're really excited for. Want an even deeper look at the film? This featurette takes you behind the scenes of the sequel coming to theaters this March.
The nominees for this year's Academy Awards have finally been revealed! Let's see which of your favorites are up for awards. Movies in the running for Best Picture are American Sniper, Birdman, Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game, Selma, The Theory of Everything, and Whiplash. Benedict Cumberbatch, Eddie Redmayne, and Bradley Cooper are competing for Best Actor. Felicity Jones and Rosamund Pike are up for Best Actress. Emma Stone and Meryl Streep are up for Best Supporting Actress. And Big Hero 6, The Boxtrolls, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Song of the Sea, and The Tale of Princess Kaguya are competing for Best Animated Feature Film. To view the entire list of nominees, you can go here. Got any predictions on who will win the statuettes? Let us know in the comments! The 87th Academy Awards will reveal the winners on February 22, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris.
Heartbreaking news for fans of Ian Somerhalder. It has been reported that The Vampire Diaries actor miiight be engaged to his girlfriend, Nikki Reed. The couple were spotted visiting a few jewelry stores the past few weeks and a source has confirmed that Ian finally put a ring around Nikki's finger. The two made their first appearance on the red carpet at the Golden Globes, where news of their engagement just go stronger because Nikki wore a ring on her right hand—not on her left because they still want to keep it under wraps for now. What do you think? Are they already engaged?
Nope, Ariana Grande isn't working on a new movie. The rumors started when Ari exchanged a few tweets with screenwriter, Max Landis (famous for his work on Chronicle and a few short films) recently. Ari and Max are actually collaborating for her next music video. No details were revealed yet on what song they'll be working on, but we can't wait to watch it.
today was the coolest ever thanks to my ridiculously talented friend @uptomyknees. seriously. can't wait to show u what we've been workin on— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) January 13, 2015
Need a new song to listen to (and a new music video to watch)? FKA Twigs shows off her flexibility in her new music video for the song, "Pendulum." The song is part of her debut album, LP1. Hit the play button to watch her vid now.
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