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Hattie McDaniel, First African-American to Win an Oscar, Has Biopic On the Way!

A biopic about the life of Hattie McDaniel, the first African-American actress to receive an…

The Academy Award Effect: Does Winning Help Black Actors’ Careers?

The Academy Award Effect

Now that Oscar season is upon us, a deluge of commentary is sure to crop up on…