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Bay Area. UC Berkeley Grad: Media Studies.
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Leonardo DiCaprio’s Filmography So Far
Best Picture: 12 Years a Slave—based off of a black man’s life, screen adapted by a black man and directed by a black man, starring 2 incredibly talented black people
Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years a Slave
Best Adapted Screenplay: John Ridley,…
But race couldn’t possibly be a factor.
Lee & Low Books continues to create infographics focusing on diversity in media representation. This one focuses on the Academy Awards from 1927 to 2012. The researchers reviewed the 85 year old history of the institution and call the results “staggeringly disappointing.”
Since the Academy Awards was founded 85-years ago:
- Only one woman of color (1%) has ever won the Academy Award for Best Actress
- Only six men of color (7%) have ever won the Academy Award for Best Actor
- Only one woman (1%) has ever won the Academy Award for Best Director
I bet Leonardo Dicaprio’s nightmares look like this
keep this in mind come oscar time
basically they’re boring old fucks
Also one is a nun who was in like one film with Elvis Presley forever ago
——they give 12 years a slave best film but totally shut it out of all the other categories so they can grudgingly acknowledge how good a movie it was without giving any one person too much credit—-the exception to this might be giving Michael Fassbender the supporting actor award.
——Frozen will win
——JLaw will win and she will act totally surprised and flabbergasted
—-Leonardo DiCaprio won’t win, but Scorcese will.
"All you could do is really try your best."
brb im crying
I am for real crying rn
i’m just gonna pretend all these black people can’t win because they have the leo curse okay
But this is why we can’t just do the BET awards having a half-assed “best actress” / “best actor” awards going to the Black woman who has come to 106 & Park the most times that year. We need a huge award show to honor these actors and actresses in their respective…
wouldn’t it be funny if in like fifty years someone made a movie about leonardi dicaprio and the actor that played him won an oscar
That’s so sad omg