The Oscars ratings are in, and this year’s ceremony landed with a resounding whimper. About 9.85 million viewers tuned in, according to Variety, which is a more than 58% drop from last year’s all-time low of 23.6 million viewers. MORE FROM THE POST HERE.
**********Anthony Hopkins has finally given his Best Actor acceptance speech — honoring Chadwick Boseman amid uproar that he beat the late star at what has been dubbed the “wokest” Oscars ever. MORE FROM THE POST HERE.
FROM THE DAILY MAIL
- Film fans had already blasted this year's ceremony as the 'wokest ever' after a string of virtue-signaling speeches by stars
- Anthony Hopkins was also attacked for winning the best actor award above the late Chadwick Boseman
Award host Regina King had kicked off the night by hailing the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd, READ MORE AT https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9513717/Oscars-viewing-figures-hit-time-low-9-85million-viewers.html?ito=push-notification&ci=142266&si=29548594&ai=9513717
FROM THE NEW YORK DAILY NEWS; MORE HERE.