Hampton University alum Ruth Carter’s impactful Oscar award speech

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Carter's work on Black Panther has been praised ever since the film hit theaters last February.

The talent behind the scenes of "Black Panther" made history at the 2019 Oscars.

The Queen biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" won the best sound editing and best sound mixing awards over "Black Panther", while "A Star is Born" took the Oscar for best original song with "Shallow", performed by co-stars Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Stay tuned to Newsarama as this story develops.

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Carter said in her speech that her 97-year-old mother was watching from MA, expressing gratitude for the way in which she was raised.

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"Marvel may have created the first black superhero". Along with Hannah Beachler, who won for production design, she also became the first Black woman to win a non-acting award since 1984.

"With what Ryan was doing, what he had to say, and vouching for crew members that we had not worked with before but that he believed in - he came in and blew us away with initial sort of presentations to get the job".

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Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse's win marks the first time Sony has won in the Best Animated Feature category and the first time since 2012 Disney hasn't won. "I hope this makes you proud", she added. The Oscar nominated movie is preparing for Black Panther 2. That might not have been possible in the past, but Black Panther is showing that it's certainly possible today.

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