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#OscarsSoWhite and The Legacy of Halle Berry



Be Kind Rewind, the YouTube channel devoted to Hollywood history and the Academy Awards, just posted a new video examining 2002's Halle Berry Oscar win that made her the first and so far only woman of color to win the Best Actress Oscar. The essay also describes why it took so long and the legacy of Halle’s win as it relates to actresses today.

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Tags: actor / actress, award show - academy awards, award show - nominees / winners, black celebrities, halle berry, old hollywood, race / racism
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