How Did ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Become An Oscar Nominee? Film Scores Academy …
January 14, 2016 - Fifty Shades of Grey
The 2016 Academy Awards had some predicted nominations on Thursday (“Room,” “Spotlight”), though there are always a integrate of surprises. One of those Oscar shockers was a assignment for “Fifty Shades of Grey.” The critically-panned movie, that follows trusting college tyro Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) as she explores a universe of BDSM with abounding businessman Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan), scored a unaccompanied nod, though it wasn’t for a extraordinary filmmaking.
“Earned It,” The Weeknd’s strain for a “Fifty Shades of Grey” soundtrack, was nominated for Best Original Song. He is up conflicting Lady Gaga’s “Til It Happens To You” from “The Hunting Ground,” Sam Smith’s “Writing’s on a Wall” from “Spectre,” J. Ralph and Antony’s “Manta Ray” from “Racing Extinction” and David Lang’s “Simple Song #3” from “Youth.”
Watch a “Earned It” verse video below:
Unlike “Fifty Shades of Grey,” The Weeknd (which is Abel Tesfaye’s theatre name) has been a vicious heavenly with his third album, “Beauty Behind Madness.” The Oscar assignment follows his 7 Grammy nominations, including a desired Album of a Year category. The 25-year-old singer responded to a news on Twitter Thursday.
it can’t get some-more surreal than this. appreciate we for a approval @TheAcademy . truly a unapproachable moment.
— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) January 14, 2016
The Oscar assignment is good news for a “Fifty Shades of Grey” cast, who were only nominated for several Razzies, that are radically a conflicting of a Oscars. The Razzies respect a year’s misfortune films and “Fifty Shades” was one of their many famous films with 6 nominations, Entertainment Weekly reports. The film was nominated for Worst Picture, and Dornan and Johnson both perceived Worst Actor nominations as good as Worst Screen Combo. Sam Taylor-Johnson’s directing and Kelly Marcel’s screenplay also perceived nominations.
Despite not being critically loved, fans still flocked to see a film and a sequels have been given a immature light. “Fifty Shades Darker” begins production subsequent month in Canada. Dornan and Johnson will reprise their roles in both a second and third films, that will fire back-to-back.