Who Won the 1958
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress

Miyoshi Umeki

("Sayonara")

1957 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner
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Academy Award Winner's Granddaughter Competing for the Title of Miss Missouri's Outstanding Teen

The Licking News
Petite, adorable, demure and graceful are all adjectives used to describe recording artist and actress Miyoshi Umeki, the only Asian woman to win an Academy Award in an acting category, but to Miss Texas County's Outstanding Teen Athena Hood, she was ...

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11 Seriously Badass Old-School Asian Actors You Should Know About

Huffington Post
Japanese-born actress Miyoshi Umeki is best known for her Oscar award-winning performance as Katsumi, the Japanese wartime bride of Red Buttons' airman character, Joe, in 1957's “Sayonara.” (Umeki is pictured here with her little gold man.) Not much ...

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Sorry, Donald Trump: Oscars have always welcomed the world when it comes to acting winners

Goldderby
One certainly can't accuse the Academy Awards of any homegrown bias. Last year's Oscars numbered two foreign-born talents — England's Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies”) and Sweden's Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”) — among the four acting champs.

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Filmmaker and Former Black Panther Jamal Joseph

Slate Magazine
On this episode of Represent, Slate culture writer Aisha Harris talks to filmmaker, educator, and former Black Panther Jamal Joseph about his new film, Chapter and Verse. And this week in Guess Who's Coming to Oscar, we talk the 1957 Oscar-winning film ...

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