This list of black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 88th
Academy Awards ceremony held on February 28, 2016.
As the 2016 Academy Awards comes under fire for its lack of diversity, take a look
back at the black actors and actresses who have won an Oscar at the ...
Feb 27, 2016 ... In honor of the increased focus on diversity surrounding this year's Oscars, The
Hollywood Reporter looks back at the awards' black winners.
Jan 26, 2016 ... Past winners include Sidney Poitier, Denzel Washington, Halle Berry and Lupita
Jan 25, 2016 ... Yet out of those 88 years, only 66 black people have been nominated for acting
awards with only 14 taking home the Oscar. It's a pretty ...
For the second time in recent history African-American women are nominated in
both the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress categories. Will The Help ...
Jan 21, 2016 ... In fact, as our analysis of film casts and awards shows, the number of black actors
winning Oscars in this century has been pretty much in line ...
Feb 28, 2016 ... Black entertainers have always been represented at the Oscars -- but as
presenters and performers, not as winners.
Feb 27, 2016 ... This year's #OscarsSoWhite controversy has sparked a lot of conversation about
actors and actresses (past and present) who should have ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... And no black man or woman has ever won best director. ... a powerful argument
that some performances could, or should, have been winners.