To get ready for this year’s ceremony, check out our list of actors and actresses of Asian descent who have won or been nominated for Academy Awards.
In the past few years, there has been a major push for greater representation of minority groups at the Academy Awards. In 2016, the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite trended around the world after all 20 acting nominees went to white actors and actresses.
The ceremony held last year and this year has shown increasing diversity and representation both in the nominees and voters.
While many black actors have found increasing representation in Hollywood and the Academy, it’s also important to take a look at actors of Asian descent who have found success at the Oscars.
Click to take a look at the memorable nominees.