Get to know some of the Asian talents that have made history with the recently announced Oscar 2021 nominations.
And with the nominations for the 2021 awards just announced , it’s looking to be the most diverse Oscars ever, with nine of the 20 acting nominees for people of colour.
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This time, she’s the first Asian and woman of colour to get a Best Director nod at the Oscars.
Her next film, The Rider (2017) also got nominated for Best Film as well as Best Director at the Independent Spirit Awards.