A History of Black Golden Globe Winners

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Sidney Poitier started it all

On January 8, 2017, the new year really began when we recognized the excellence of actors, directors, and production crews in film and television at the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards. While the Golden Globes were one of the earliest glamorous Hollywood award shows to recognize people of color, the diversity in Hollywood is still lacking complete equality. Let’s take a trip back through Black Hollywood to see who has been awarded with a Golden Globe for their outstanding work.

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The black community continues to be represented at the Golden Globes.
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