Cynthia Erivo

The Harriet star is the only Black actor nominated in the acting categories for the 2020 Oscars.
Only one actor of colour, Cynthia Erivo for Harriet, was named among the 20 nominees in the Oscars’ four acting categories.
Everyone from Lupita Nyong'o and Billy Porter to Jennifer Lopez and Nicole Kidman arrived in style.
Dessa Rose is set in America's Deep South through the 1840s, telling the story of two young women who are on very different paths, that ultimately cross.