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In Birdman, Michael Keaton (a real-life former Batman) plays a former movie superhero who's trying to get a grasp on his career. Atsushi Nishijima/ Fox Searchlight hide caption

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Actress Kristen Wiig participated in Sia's performance during the Grammy Awards. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS hide caption

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In Birdman, Michael Keaton (a real-life former Batman) plays a former movie superhero who's trying to get a grasp on his career. Atsushi Nishijima/ Fox Searchlight hide caption

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus won her third consecutive Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for HBO's Veep. It was a big night for people who had already won. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Beyonce performs on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity, one of nine best picture nominees in the running on Sunday night, Sandra Bullock plays an astronaut careening through space after an accident. Warner Bros. hide caption

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