Considering the war of words that Trump had with some actors in the run-up to the 2017 Oscars, it is hard to accept Trump's claim that his recent observation is a joke.
In one Trump jab, Kimmel quipped, "None other than President Trump called "Get Out" the best first three-quarters of a movie this year".
After mostly ignoring Hollywood for months, Trump seems to be making up for lost time lately, firing off tweets at Alec Baldwin for his "terrible impersonation" on Saturday Night Live and a "very insecure" Oprah Winfrey on Twitter.
Only four years ago the Oscar reached almost 44 million viewers.
This little disparity did not go unnoticed by the Commander in Chief, who tweeted on Tuesday morning, "Lowest rated Oscars in HISTORY".
Kimmel, who hosted the Oscars, was quick to do so.
A man was arrested and is accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscars trophy after the Academy Awards on Sunday night, Los Angeles police said.
And the show, for the most part, stayed away from the industry's concerns over the Trump administration (a contrast from a politics-heavy Golden Globes and Emmys), though it did emphasise the #MeToo and Time's Up movements.
Of course, Hollywood liberals are a glutton for punishment, since they believe they are on the side of the angels, and all those who disagree are flyover rubes who are still stuck in the dark ages. The Academy Awards are often the most-watched television program of the year after the Super Bowl, but this year's Winter Olympics opening ceremony from Pyeongchang reached 27.8 million.
For example, "The Shape of Water", which won Best Picture, has made $57 million domestically.
There weren't almost as many as men, despite the historic nominations for Greta Gerwig (the fifth woman nominated for best director) and Rachel Morrison ("Mudbound"), the first woman nominated for best cinematography. It's the fourth consecutive year that viewership has declined.
"We don't make movies like "Call Me by Your Name" for money". "The last Oscar ceremony I watched was in 2016 because my favorite actor, Leonardo DiCaprio, was nominated to the Oscars for his role in "The Revenant", he said. He keeps his hands where you can see them.
Ellis III picked the July date, though he did not foreclose the possibility of granting an extension to the defense if warranted. That agreement requires him to offer information on any matters that special counsel Robert Mueller deems relevant.
Curry paced the Eagles with 41 hurries in 2017 but finished with just three sacks. "They've had some discussions with some teams". This upcoming season is the final year of his contract and he's due to count $13.2 million against the cap.
Another top concern is African nations' growing indebtedness to Beijing, which is building infrastructure across the continent. China is aggressively working to expand its regional influence, which is something of concern to US lawmakers.
According to NY1 , Nixon has started selecting staff for her campaign against Cuomo in the Democratic primary this September. If Nixon's possible bid for the seat succeeded, she would be the state's first gay, female governor.
A few weeks ago a Sports Illustrated story came out detailing the "corrosive workplace culture" of the Mavericks organization. Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban was reportedly accused of sexual assault back in 2011.
During the fourth quarter, the Celtics led by as much as six points with four minutes to play, but that didn't phase the Rockets . The Rockets have been able to win on the road or at home, against lottery teams or contenders, and in close games or blowouts.
South Africa may take a similar view but are yet to reveal whether they will appeal de Kock's punishment. De Kock's sister has come out swinging at the Australian opener personally calling him out on Twitter.
The proposed takeover of Qualcomm by Broadcom could be the largest ever tech acquisition in history if it is given the go-ahead. Harm to Qualcomm's innovation would allow China to expand its influence in key wireless technology, the government said.
Hadiya last month in an affidavit had informed the Apex Court that she embraced Islam and married to Shafin Jahan on her own will. The court however, said that an NIA investigation into the criminal dimension into the case, if any, would continue.
The former female officer escaped without injury as she was not in the auto , believed to be her personal vehicle, at the time. A female police officer escaped injury after her vehicle caught fire when a booby trap bomb exploded in Northern Ireland .
The Giants have not valued linebackers highly in the past, but a new regime is in charge. The trade can not be officially announced until March 14, when the league year begins.
Nidahas Trophy: Dhawan powers India to six-wicket win
Nonetheless, Dhawan found an able ally in Suresh Raina and constructed an 80-run stand for the third wicket . Vijay Shankar got his first wickets in his global career for India as he finished with a spell of 2-32.
Chip Gaines Accidentally Reveals New Baby's Gender
Chip adds that the only D name for a boy that he can come up with is "Dragon", which sends Gage into a giggling fit. The original video was tweeted by Twitter user @jms81367. "Can you help me think of a "D" name?" he asks Gage .
Technical glitch hits Sydney airport, delaying flights
She said Australian Federal Police officers were investigating the matter, but an AFP spokesman said the agency was not involved. The airport has now resumed processing passengers as per usual, it said on Twitter , without specifying details of the problem.
Iran pushes Europe to pressure USA on nuclear deal
If the political track looks tricky, France is hoping its cultural diplomacy can offer a more positive flavour to the trip. Yukiya Amano said that if the deal "were to fail it would be a great loss for nuclear verification and multilateralism".
Illinois Sees Steep Increase In Opioid ER Visits
A report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that the US opioid overdose epidemic is worsening. That's not to say they're the sole region affected by the opioid epidemic .
Syria: NGO, loyalists deploy troops for Ghouta attack
A ministry statement said the fighters could take their guns and their families, but did not specify where they would go. Military operations to beat back government attempts to advance into and capture Misraba were "ongoing", he added.
OK Teachers Mull Over Strike, Walkout
Massive rallies have taken place at the Capitol nearly daily, and it had to close Monday after thousands packed the building. If they vote for the action, it will have to go before both the West Virginia Senate and the House of Delegates for approval.
SpaceX gears up for 50th launch of Falcon 9
Hispasat 30W-6 is expected to have a useful life of 15 years with 10.5 kilowatts power and a multi-mission payload. A SpaceX drone ship with a Falcon 9 first stage which was recovered after the Formosat-5 mission, August 24, 2017.