Oscars May Have Black Host, But All White Nominees in Top Categories

While the theme of the 88th annual Academy Awards is “We all dream in gold,” that dream does not seem to be attainable for actors of color this year.

Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs along with directors Guillermo del Toro and Ang Lee, and actor John Krasinki announced the 24 category nominations Thursday morning from the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.