David Oyelowo & Idris Elba Talk Lack Of Diversity In Hollywood — AND In The U.K.! See How They Put The Academy & British TV On BLAST!
Last year, David Oyelowo was arguably the biggest Oscars snub for not receiving a nomination for playing Martin Luther King Jr. in Selma.
After it was revealed that all 20 of this year's nominees were white, the Captive star has joined other A-listers and put the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on blast for lack of diversity!
At a gala honoring Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs on Monday night, the 39-year-old broke away from his prepared speech as he was presenting the president with an award, saying: