iOS app Android app

First African American Oscar Screenwriting

At This Year's Oscars, History was Made Twice

David McMillan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David McMillan

Not to steal Ms. Bigelow's thunder, but we witnessed another historic first at this year's Oscars: Geoffrey Fletcher, who won Best Adapted Screenplay for Precious, became the first African-American to win an Oscar for screenwriting.