ACADEMY AWARDS 2017

Congratulations to all the Oscar winners.  The 2017 awards were an historic night for multiple reasons. Most obviously, an all black cast won in the BEST PICTURE category for the first time ever. Moonlight earned a well deserved victory.  The film also took home honors for BEST ADAPTED SCREEPLAY.  Marhershala Ali was awarded BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR for his portrayal of Juan in Moonlight.  Ali is the only Muslim to be honored by a coveted OSCAR trophy.   Viola Davis earned accolades to go beside her Emmy and Tony with a big win for the Denzel Washington directed Fences. Davis won in BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS category.