10 Black Oscar Winners Fun Facts

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  • Mo'Nique
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Denzel Washington
  • Jamie Foxx
  • Halle Berry
  • Cuba Gooding Jr.
  • Quvenzhané Wallis
  • John Singleton
  • T.J. Martin
  • Hattie McDaniel

Best in the Biz

Denzel Washington is the only Black actor with two Academy Awards (excluding Lifetime achievements): Best Supporting Actor in 1990 for Glory and Best Actor in 2002 for Training Day. This year's nomination for Flight brings him to a total of 6 nominations.

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