This list of black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 88th Academy Awards ceremony held on February 28, 2016, and incomplete with ...
Take a look back at the black actors and actresses who have won an Oscar at the historically white ceremony, against all odds.
Feb 26, 2017 ... In the Academy's 88-year history, only 38 Oscars have been given to Black actors and actresses. In 2017, Mahershala Ali, Viola Davis and the ...
Mar 1, 2017 ... The Oscars have been plagued by obvious race issues since they ... did not allow black people), and instead of getting to sit with the rest of the ...
Feb 27, 2016 ... The Hollywood Reporter highlights the 32 black actors, musicians, writers, producers, sound mixers and other artists who have taken home ...
Feb 27, 2017 ... Awards for Viola Davis, Mahershala Ali, Barry Jenkins, Tarell Alvin McCraney, Ezra Edelman set record for most black winners in one year.
Feb 26, 2016 ... Although the reality of the situation is infuriating, the #OscarsSoWhite controversy does have a silver lining: The reactions have been top-notch.
Jan 24, 2017 ... Oscars: Record Six Black Actors Nominated, Diversity Improves ... But it didn't just stop with the acting; many prominent categories also recognized people of color. ... Previously, there have only been three black directors nominated in the ... half- Asian; two years ago, Cross won in the category for “Whiplash.
For the second time in recent history African-American women are nominated in both the ... Female African-American Academy Award Winners and Nominees.