If you're on Twitter, you can see the newest trailer for FENCES. More footage of Viola Davis has been added. On Twitter, go to @FencesMovie.
Here's some other Oscar news for you: For the first time in Hollywood history, more than one black woman was in the Oscar race for Best Actress. This was for 1972. Cicely Tyson was nominated for SOUNDER. Diana Ross was nominated for LADY SINGS THE BLUES.
This week Cicely Tyson and Diana Ross, two Oscar nominees for Best Actress of 1972, were among the 21 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom honor presented at the White House. The group of recipients also included Tom Hanks, Robert Redford, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jordan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Ellen DeGeneres and Bill and Melinda Gates.