Pop Culture Headlines—Harley Quinn Valentine’s Day Special

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Harley Quinn: A Very Problematic Valentine’s Day Special Trailer

HBO Max shared a new trailer for Harley Quinn: A Very Problematic Valentine’s Day Special. The trailer promises all sorts of exciting romantic adventures, as the passion from Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy‘s delightful evening spreads like pollen through Gotham. Harley Quinn: A Very Problematic Valentine’s Day Special will come to HBO Max on February 9.

Angela Bassett Makes Oscars History

Angela Bassett has officially made history. She is the first person of color, the first woman, and the first Marvel Studios actor to be nominated for an Academy Award for their performance in a comic book adaptation. She’s been nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her role as Queen Ramonda in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

The Batman Oscar Nominations

DC Comics‘ The Batman was nominated for 3 Academy Awards. It’s received nominations for Best Makeup and Hairstyling, Best Sound, and Best Visual Effects. DC made the announcement with a quote from USA Today that reads, “A triumph. Ambitious and excellently crafted.”

Michelle Yeoh Makes Oscars History


Malaysian-born actress Michelle Yeoh has become the first Asian actress to be nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role for Everything Everywhere All at Once. In addition to Best Actress, the film received nominations for Best Supporting Actor (Ke Huy Quan), Best Supporting Actress (Jamie Lee Curtis and Stephanie Hsu), Best Original Screenplay, Best Director (The Daniels), and Best Picture.

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