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Celebrity Gossip How Black Celebs Are Changing The Industry

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Hollywood was once dominated, to put it frankly, by white celebrities. Celeb news usually featured people who looked fairly similar to one another, and the latest entertainment gossip was often about celebrities of European descent. In fact, it was a long time before black celebrities even broke into Hollywood. The first black actress to win an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress was Hattie McDaniel for her role in “Gone with the Wind”. That wasn’t until the 1930s. It would be even longer before Sidney Poitier would gain recognition and fame for his role in the controversial “Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?”. Luckily, times are changing — now a lot of entertainment news stories feature black