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‘BlacKkKlansman’ Producer Jason Blum on Why This Oscar Nomination ‘Feels More Fun’

‘BlacKkKlansman’ Producer Jason Blum on Why This Oscar Nomination ‘Feels More Fun’

For Jason Blum, the Best Picture-nominated “BlacKkKlansman” marks the third project of his that has been nominated for an Academy Award. But this one, he says, feels different.

“It feels more fun because I can actually enjoy it and not be so nervous about it,” Blum told TheWrap. “I’ve been through it before. With awards season, you don’t know what events you have to go to, what’s good, what’s bad — it’s just been much, much easier this time around and I’ve been able to enjoy it more.”

In total, Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Director.

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“When the movie screened at Cannes, there were conversations that it merited Academy attention, and we felt it merited attention but I was happily

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