The British Pakistani actor is honoured for his performance in "Sound of Metal," in which he plays a drummer and recovering addict who loses his hearing.
Netflix's "Mank" led the 2021 Oscar nominations, which for the first time saw multiple women break into the Best Director category.
The late actor could earn two acting nominations for his work in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom" and "Da 5 Bloods."
The "Monster's Ball" star lamented to Variety that she remains the only Black woman to win the Best Actress Academy Award.
"I think I was born to receive an Oscar,” said 10-year-old actor Jung Hyeon-jun in the adorable video.
The 25-year-old, who has become a sensation on social media, is a filmmaker in her own right and apparently working on a feature-length script.
The filmmaker gave a shoutout to DeAndre Arnold, a high school senior who notably refused to cut his locs in order to walk at his upcoming graduation.
"It's time to come alive because the Oscars is so white!" she sang in the opening of the 92nd Academy Awards.
Hollywood's biggest night means major red carpet fashions.
A new study shows 2019 was “a banner year” for representation for women and people of color at the box office.