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Spike Lee To Receive Honorary Oscar

Spike Lee is set to receive an honorary Oscar award for his contributions to film-making. Lee joins fellow honoree Gena Rowlands, known for her 1960s, 1970s and 1980s films. The award comes 25 years after Lee's "Do The Right Thing" was snubbed by the Academy, a film that made Lee one of the world's top up-and-coming directors.

Canadian Universities Offering Courses Studying Beyoncé's Career

Two Canadian colleges - the University of Victoria and the University of Waterloo - are offering courses that study the arc of Beyoncé's career. "I just thought she would be an artist that a lot of the students - especially in this young 20s age range - would be able to identify with. They've pretty much had Beyonce in their lives their entire lives," said University of Victoria lecturer.

Christian Bale To Star In Ferrari Biopic

Christian Bale has been cast in the lead of director Michael Mann's upcoming biopic of Enzo Ferrari, the Italian race car driver and car designer. Bale and Mann previously hooked up for the 2009 drama "Public Enemies." The film is based on the 1991 book "Enzo Ferrari: The Man, the Cars, the Races," by Brock Yates.

Tracy Morgan Marries Longtime Fiancée Megan Wollover

Tracy Morgan married his longtime girlfriend, Megan Wollover, in an "intimate ceremony" on Sunday night, according to People. Speaking with the magazine, Megan said she feels fortunate to be with Morgan after his near fatal accident over a year ago. "After almost losing Tracy last year, I am so grateful to finally be married to the love of my life."