"Ben Affleck got robbed."
That's what newly minted Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper said on Thursday's Today show after the Argo director was shockingly left off the Best Director lineup. Cooper isn't the only one who feels that way, nor is Affleck the only major shocker of Thursday's Oscar nominations. Here are our top surprises and snubs:
Dear Bette Midler, don't hold your breath. The veteran actress revealed over the weekend that she is still waiting on phone call from Glee co-creator Ryan Murphy about the guest-starring role he very publicly offered to her back in October. Although Midler has already thought up a role for herself, as Sue's evil sister, someone might warn to lower Midler's expectations. After all, Murphy has done this a few times before... without making good on his offer. Need proof? We've compiled a list of the five other famous faces also waiting for that fateful call....
Bryan Cranston and Ellen DeGeneres are among the stars to be honored on Hollywood's Walk of Fame in 2013, reports Access Hollywood.
Bérénice Marlohe is following in the footsteps of Halle Berry, Teri Hatcher and Denise Richards.
At a press conference for Skyfall, the 23rd installment in the James Bond franchise, the French actress was named as the next Bond Girl.