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John Legend, Common Take Home Golden Globe Award For Best Original Song, “Glory”

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John Legend and Common took home a Golden Globe Award on Sunday night for their spectacular duet, “Glory,” from Ava DuVernay’s, Selma.

“I want to thank God and the Hollywood Foreign Press,” Common said when accepting the award, presented by the one and only, Prince. “The first day I stepped on the set of Selma, I began to feel like this is bigger than a movie. As I got to know the people of the Civil Rights movement, I realized I am the hopeful Black woman who was denied her right to vote. I am the caring White supporter, killed on the front lines of freedom. I am the unarmed Black kid who maybe needed a hand, but instead was given a bullet. I am the two fallen police officers, murdered in the line of duty. Selma has awaken my humanity.”

Legend chimed in, “I want to thank this man [Common]. He called me up, he said ‘John I want you to help me write a song for this film.’ I am so honored to be part of this amazing film that honors such amazing people that did great work and is so connected to what’ s happening right now.”

Common didn’t just lend his musical talents to the film, he also starred as a Civil Rights crusader,  James Bevel. “Everything about this movie made me want to be a part of it,” he told HipHollywod last month. “People coming together to change the world, that’s who I am.”

Selma was nominated for four Golden Globes, including best director in a motion picture.

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Meek Mill, Oprah & More: ‘Game Night’ Cast Reveal Who They’d Want To Play Games With

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If you love a good game night then you’re probably going to love the new comedy-crime flick Game Night hitting theaters Feb. 23.
Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams take fun and games to new heights playing a couple whose competitive gamenight gatherings become the setting of a murder mystery when things take an unexpected turn. Their game night crew consists of two pair of couples played by Lamorne Morris and Kylie Bunberry and Billy Magnussen and Sharon Horgan. The antics are pretty hilarious, and we could totally see ourselves attending a game night with them in real life.
So, we had to ask the cast if they were hosting a Game Night what celebs would they want to invite over. Their answers are heeeeeelarious. Apparently Lamorne Morris is super competitive and thinks he can beat LeBron James at any board game, Kylie Bunberry wants to play with Meek Mill (in jail or not) and Billy Magnussen thinks he can take Oprah down.
Don’t believe us just watch!
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