Monday, 17 December, 2018

Man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar will fight charge: Lawyer

Frances McDormand's alleged Oscar thief scheduled for court appearance Man due in court for alleged theft of actress Frances McDormand's Oscar
Derrick Tucker | 09 March, 2018, 02:06

Terry Bryant is now behind bars after being arrested for felony grand theft.

He faces a maximum sentence of three years behind bars if convicted.

Brookman acknowledged that Bryant can be seen on an Associated Press video holding McDormand's best actress statuette but said those images don't rise to the seriousness of felony grand theft.

Bryant is scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday.

He allegedly swiped McDormand's best actress Academy Award as she celebrated at the Governors Ball on Sunday night. Rosario Herrera, a police spokeswoman, said that Bryant had a ticket for the event.

The actress McDormand, who received the award "Oscar" this year for best actress in the movie "Three billboards on the border of Ebbing, Missouri", stole the statue, writes NME.

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We have shown that - and if we don't reach that kind of level of performance in every match, it's because of our attitude".

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Comediennes Haddish and Rudolph co-presented the awards for animated and live-action short films and they were hilarious. After last year's disastrous "La La Land"/"Moonlight" mixup, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway returned for a do-over.

Bryant walked out of the Governors Ball Oscars after-party with the trophy on Sunday night, authorities said.

Bryant LA resident hired a lawyer who is saying he was just executing a publicity stunt. He took the Oscar off the table where Frances was sitting and videotaped himself with the award in hand.

Suspect Terry Bryant appeared behind glass in the Los Angeles courtroom in a blue jail jumpsuit when he entered his plea. Prosecutors had asked for $20,000 bail.

"Got this tonight. This is mine".

Late in the evening, McDormand was spotted red-faced from laughing and crying after an unidentified man lifted the trophy while she was chatting and darted out of the Ray Dolby Ballroom where the party was being held.

The Los Angeles police department said in a statement that the photographer, whom they did not identify, grew suspicious when he failed to "recognize Bryant as a recipient from the awards show". "This is mine", he said, before planting a kiss on the Oscar's head.

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