Ava DuVernay, director of the film "Selma," poses in Los Angeles, California, December 23, 2014. The last film DuVernay directed cost $200,000, while her new movie "Selma" was 100 times that. It was a big step up for the former Hollywood publicist, one that has reaped recognition even before the awards season takes off at the Golden Globes on January 11, 2015. Picture taken December 23, 2014. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT HEADSHOT PORTRAIT)

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Feb 7, 2016; Santa Clara, CA, USA; Recording artist Usher on the field before Super Bowl 50 between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

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