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Jason St. Amand's 10 Best Films of 2018

'Empire' Studio Says it's Weighing its Options in Wake of Smollett Case

By Jason St. Amand |
This list may seem a few months late but I consider the movie season to stretch from January through February of the following year — or until after the Academy Awards ceremo...

Pioneering Transgender Singer Jackie Shane Dead at 78

Pioneering Transgender Singer Jackie Shane Dead at 78

By Kristin M. Hall | Feb 23
Jackie Shane, a black transgender soul singer who became a pioneering musician in Toronto where she packed out nightclubs in the 1960s, has died. She was 78.

Handicapping the Oscars in a Crazy Year

Handicapping the Oscars in a Crazy Year

Feb 23
There are two things to know about the Oscars this year: the lead-up has been crazy and there is no clear cut winner for Best Picture. EDGE writers make their picks for who will win, should win and should have been nominated.

R. Kelly Due in Chicago Court to Face Sex Abuse Charges

R. Kelly Due in Chicago Court to Face Sex Abuse Charges

By Sara Burnett And Michael Tarm | Feb 23
R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, is due in court Saturday after being charged with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims.

A Bumpy Road to the Oscars Could End in Triumph for Netflix

A Bumpy Road to the Oscars Could End in Triumph for Netflix

By Jake Coyle | Feb 23
The most tumultuous Oscar season in memory might pale in comparison to the aftermath.

'Empire' Producers Cut Smollett From Season's Last Episodes

'Empire' Producers Cut Smollett From Season's Last Episodes

By Don Babwin | Feb 23
Actor Jussie Smollett's character on "Empire" will be removed from the final two episodes of this season in the wake of his arrest.