Remember that hashtag #OscarsSoWhite that trended last year? Well, expect to see it again because it was another year of little to no diversity for the Academy Awards.
Even with stellar performances by Will Smith in Concussion, Idris Elba in Beasts of No Nation and the epic success of Straight Outta Compton, not one Black actor received a nomination. Even Samuel L. Jackson wasn’t recognized for his stellar performance in The Hateful Eight.
Twitter wasted no time calling out the Academy for once again overlooking talented actors of color: