Jennifer Lopez's Oscar "snub" infuriates celebrities and fans

Carla Harmon
January 16, 2020

"When I made my first movie, when I booked my first dance job and went to Europe and nobody in my family had been to Europe", he said.

Although she didn't take on the role, the pop star and actress has appeared in many other films throughout her career, including her latest film Hustlers, which earned her a Golden Globe nomination - and what many say would have won her an Oscar should bring. "It's just what I love", she said.

Jennifer Lopez, who was recently praised for her remarkable performance in Hustlers, sat down with Vanity Fair and reflected on her biggest career regret till date.

She is also excited about headlining the Super Bowl next month alongside Shakira.


She wrote: "Scarlett Johansson being nominated for an oscar while Lupita Nyong'o is snubbed is literally white privilege".

It's been a tough awards season for Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez.

"I would love to live somewhere other than the United States, in a small town in Italy, or on the other side of the world, in Bali", she told the mag. "Yeah, that." Bates was nominated in the supporting actress category for her role in "Richard Jewell".

The 2020 Oscar nominations were announced on Monday morning and, as always, they included more than a few notable snubs and surprises.


Some used the snub to call out the lack of diversity in Oscar nominations this year. And the only Black actor nominated was for...you guessed it: "a slavery movie".

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Cynthia Erivo is the only minority nominated for an Oscar. " Said the actress, who, although she has slipped away from the Academy Award, has no reason to be sad, as she has no year behind her". The origin story for Batman's famous foe was closely followed by "The Irishman", "Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood" and "1917", with each movie receiving 10 Oscar nominations.

media_cameraAlex Rodriguez and Lopez take part in the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards in 2020.


And on top of all that, there's Joker, which is quite appropriately a wild card which could crash the whole party with its unexpectedly strong presence among the nominations.

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