13 Black Oscar Nominees You Should Know
Over the past few years, the Academy has been receiving a lot of heat about the lack of diversity in their organization leaders and voters. Last year many minority viewers opted out of Oscar programming in disapproval. It wasn’t long before social media brought attention to the issue through a trending topic titled #OscarsSoWhite.
Under social pressure, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences came back with a little more diversity in their nominations this year. Flip the script to see what phenomenal black talent might be taking home an Oscar this Sunday.