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    ‘Spotlight’ Wins Best Picture, DiCaprio Best Actor

    Luckily they don’t nominate hosts. Chris Rock wasted no time addressing #OscarsSoWhite at last night’s “White People’s Choice Awards.” The event, which saw viewership drop to an 8-year low, focused heavily on causes, from investigative drama Spotlight winning best picture, to Leonardo DiCaprio’s ship finally coming in for The Revenant: His speech decried climate change. Brie Larson won best actress for sex-abuse saga Room, while Alejandro Iñárritu secured his second straight best director statue. And though Rock drew plenty of laughs, he repeatedly reminded everyone that a lack of diversity is no joke.

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