Mass. native Ruth E. Carter wins an Oscar for ‘Black Panther’

Oscars Hannah Beachler makes history as the first black person to win production design

Ruth Carter became the first black person to win the best costume design.

A New Orleans designer took home a historic Oscar Sunday night. And the film has already won "Best Costume Design (Ruth E. Carter)' and Best Production Design (Hannah Beachler, Jay Hart).' The film did however did not win Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing, losing to the Oscar-Winning, Bohemian Rhapsody".

Both Carter and Beachler were the first black women to ever win an Oscar in their respective categories. Although Marvel Studios has found nominations several times over the years, for movies like Guardians of the Galaxy and Doctor Strange, the renowned superhero movies production house has never taken the golden trophy back home. And I could not be more grateful to each and every one of you, and everyone who believed in me for this moment.

The 2019 Oscars might have been one of the most controversial ceremonies in recent history but that doesn't mean it didn't make history too. "Working with you has been an incredible honor", the composer and record producer said.

Beachler took time to effusively thank "Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler. Thank you for your trust and understanding my role in telling the African-American story.

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He went on: "It's not a nice gesture, I admit, but I felt the need to do it. We will work with humility so that we can get one.

"Thank you so much", said Cuarón after accepting his second award of the evening from fellow Academy Award-winning director Guillermo del Toro.

It's also the first superhero movie of all-time to win Best Original Score. "Always, always pushing me to think positively and I know that I would not be here without her, that she's gotten me over the hump in a lot of ways".

In total, the film earned seven nominations and ultimately won three out of seven awards. But things changed with Black Panther at the 91 Academy Awards.

Other notable wins of the night included Peter Ramsey, who became the first African-American to be nominated for Best Animated Feature.

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