*Perhaps Bill Maher tweeted it best…” No African American nominees? If you’re black and want to make it [in] Hollywood this year, you better be a swan.”

Yes, there was a severe lack of melanin among the Academy Award nominees this year. But presenters Jennifer Hudson and Oprah Winfrey definitely represented, as well as Lena Horne tribute host Halle Berry.

Check out their photos below.

J-Hud in Versace


Halle in Marchesa


Oprah in Zac Posen