> Disney+ Announces Mandalorian S2 Release Date
It’s confirmed! The Disney+ original Star Wars series "The Mandalorian" will be back for Season 2 in October! Also, the Marvel series “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier will debut in August.
> No, the Academy didn’t spoil the 2020 Oscars. On Monday, the Academy sent the Twitterverse into a frenzy after sharing a photo that appeared to reveal their “Oscar predictions.” But it turns out it was just some kind of glitch.
That didn’t stop Twitter from freaking out about the Academy “spoiling” the results of the upcoming kudofest. If the photo had been legit, “Parasite” would be the pick for Best Picture, “1917’s” Sam Mendes for Best Director, Joaquin Phoenix for Best Actor, and Renee Zellweger for Best Actress.
The Academy has since cleared things up in a new tweet, explaining that they were encouraging fans to make their Oscars predictions and share them on Twitter. “A brief issue made some of yours look like they came from our account,” the tweet reads. “They didn’t. This error is now resolved. We’ll reveal our picks on Sunday.”
> Renée Zellweger’s big screen comeback as Judy Garland in “Judy” is the talk of the town and a frontrunner of awards season… but Liza Minnelli reportedly has“no interest” in seeing the movie about her late mother. All she’ll say to “Variety” about the movie is that she hopes Zellweger “had a good time making it.”