The 2020 Oscar Nominations were announced and, in this ever growing excess of great work, it has become increasingly difficult to recognize ALL Oscar-worthy films and artists. Black Hollywood, not withstanding.
Therefore Black Hollywood Live is proud to present the inaugural Black Oscars. The #BlackOscars are awarded to actors, actresses, and films that were not nominated for Oscars in their respective categories.
Here are the 2020 Black Oscar nominations presented by Black Hollywood Live.
Will Smith – Gemini Man
Daniel Kaluuya – Queen & Slim
Winston Duke – US
Aldis Hodge – Brian Banks
Michael B. Jordan – Just Mercy
Jodie Turner-Smith – Queen & Slim
Lupita Nyong’o – Us
Alfre Woodard – Clemency
Taraji P. Henson – The Best Of Enemies
Cynthia Erivo – Harriet
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Lakeith Stansfiled – Knives Out
Wesley Snipes – Dolemite is My Name
Bokeem Woodbine – Queen & Slim
Jamie Foxx – Brian Banks
Jessie T. Usher – Shaft
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Melanie Liburd – Brian Banks
Regina Hall – Shaft
Jennifer Lopez – Hustlers
Cardi B – Hustlers
Da’Vine Joy Randolph -Dolemite Is My Name
Queen & Slim
Dolemite Is My Name
Winners of the inugural #Black Oscars will be announced Sunday, February 9th, on Black Hollywood Live, BlackHollywoodLive.com, and @bhlonline.
We’d love to hear your votes or If you think we missed the mark in our noms so feel free to comment.