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Steve McQueen developing drama series

12 Years A Slave' helmer Steve McQueen is developing a drama for HBO called 'Codes of Conduct.

Many people did not want '12 Years A Slave' made: Steve McQueen

Steve McQueen says the story of '12 Years A Slave' almost did not make it to the big screen.


Ridley goes pop

12 Years a Slave’s Oscar winning director, John Ridley spotlights rock legend Jimi Hendrix

I have not even slept since winning Oscar: Lupita Nyong'o

The 31-year-old actress won the best supporting actress Oscar for her role in '12 Years a Slave'.

Academy Awards: '12 Years a Slave', 'Gravity' to fight it out

In one of the most competitive Academy Awards races, '12 Years a Slave' and 'Garvity' are being seen as the prime claimants.

12 Years a Slave and Gravity monopolise BAFTA

While the bookies bet on these films stand vindicated, it also cements their status as favourites for the upcoming Academy Awards


Winners can’t be sinners

‘12 Years A Slave’ could be a game-changer at these Academy Awards.

Lupita Nyong'o laughs off dating rumor

The actress denies rumours that she is dating Jared Leto.

12 Years a Slave named Best Film at BAFTAs

Steve McQueen's visceral, violent story of a free black man kidnapped into servitude in the 19th-century U.S. South was named best picture. Its star, Chiwetel Ejiofor, took the male acting trophy.

Lupita Nyong'o doesn't want to depend on make-up for beauty

The actress revealed that she feels beautiful in her natural skin.

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BAFTAs 2014: Prince William, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Leonardo DiCaprio on red carpet

Hollywood A-Listers including Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Cate Blanchett shone at the 2014 BAFTAs. Prince William and talk-show queen Oprah Winfrey were also in attendance.