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‘Selma’ Cast Gets White House Red Carpet After Oscars Snub

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Oprah Winfrey along with other members of the cast and crew from the movie “Selma,” mostly snubbed in nominations for the Academy Awards, will get the red-carpet treatment tonight at the most exclusive theater in the U.S.

President Barack Obama will host a private screening of the movie at the White House’s family theater Friday, a day after the film’s largely-black cast was ignored in every acting and directing category by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the annual Oscar nominations.