Common 'disappointed' about 'Selma' snubs

January 15, 2015 6:29 PM

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It's a happy day for Common, who is a first-time Oscar nominee for his and John Legend's song Glory from Selma.

But the nod is bittersweet: While Selma was nominated for best picture, it was snubbed in the best actor race for David Oyelowo, and failed to score what would have been a historic first best director nod for an African-American woman for Ava DuVernay.

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