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List of black Academy Award winners and nominees - Wikipedia


Hattie McDaniel was the first African American to win an Academy Award. This list of black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 88th Academy ... 1963, Lilies of the Field, Homer S...

Every African-American Oscar Winner Amid #OscarsSoWhite ...


Feb 27, 2016 ... The first black person to win an Oscar, Hattie McDaniel, had to accept her 1940 best supporting actress trophy in a segregated hotel. Gone With ...

The 29 Black Oscar Winners | Tribeca


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.

Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Academy Award - ScreenCrush


Jan 22, 2016 ... During this time of controversy, here's a video highlighting the men and women who have found success at the Oscars. ... 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 First Footage in 2017 Promo .... difficult system, ScreenCrush put together this video, compiling every single black winner in 87 years of Academy Awards.

1964: Poitier breaks new ground with Oscar win - BBC News


Sidney Poitier has become the first black person to win the best actor Oscar.

Lupita N'yongo Makes Hollywood History as the Second African to ...


Mar 3, 2014 ... This also makes her the second African to win a prestigious Academy Award in an acting category. The honor of the first African to win an Oscar ...

The Oscars Decoded: The Black Winners Who ... - Black Enterprise


Feb 27, 2012 ... While Academy Award winning actors & directors of color get most of the fanfare, there are several Black musicians that have won the Oscar that are not ... it's the actors, actresses and directors that often come to mind first.

Female African-American Academy Award Winners and ... - Forbes


Female African-American Academy Award Winners and Nominees - pg.1. ... In 1954, Dandridge was the first black woman to receive a Best Actress nomination  ...

How the FIRST black Oscar winner Hattie McDaniel dealt with being ...


Feb 25, 2016 ... As Hollywood heavyweights threaten to boycott Sunday's 'so-white' Oscars, spare a thought for the first African American to win the coveted ...

26 Black Oscar Winners - The Root


Feb 23, 2012 ... Take a look back at previous black nominees who've won.

The first African American man to win the Academy Award for Best Actor was Sidney Poitier for Lilies of the Field in 1964.
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Black actors and actresses who have won Oscars


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 ...

Black Oscar Winners Through the Years - Essence.com


Feb 23, 2015 ... From Hattie McDaniel (the first Black person to ever win) to Denzel Washington ( the only Black actor to have two Oscars), here's a look at ...

Watch: Here's A Video of Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Oscar ...


Jan 26, 2016 ... Watch: Here's A Video of Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Oscar (It's ... The first African American male to win an Oscar was James Baskett ...