Movies get snubbed by Oscar voters all the time.
The Rev. Al Sharpton wants that to stop … right … now.
The man who refused to apologize for the Tawana Brawley hoax is calling an “emergency’ meeting to discuss the lack of minorities in this week’s Oscar nominations. Still no word on whether he’ll rail against the Razzie nominations for their lack of diversity.
In other entertainment news…
… Netflix to stop streaming Hasbro-based cartoons, including “My Little Pony.” Brony Nation hires Sharpton to set up a meeting to address the catastrophe.
… Rosie Perez to leave ‘The View.” When asked about the move, the actress said wanted to work in a more soothing environment, so she signed up for the next Michael Bay movie
… Eddie Murphy says he hasn’t agreed to doing “Beverly Hills Cop IV” just yet. The actor explained the hesitation, saying “Norbit 2: Electric Boogaloo” take precedence at this point.
… The Black Crowes break up over, what else, money. They couldn’t appreciate the meta nature of fighting over “Shake Your Money Maker” royalties.
…Ben Affleck to play a movie star in the upcoming remake of Alfred Hitchcock’s “Strangers on a Train.” The story finds Affleck’s character looking to snuff out the agent who sent him the script for “Gigli.”