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Hollywood News: Judas and the Black Messiah

Hollywood News: Judas and the Black Messiah
May 27, 2021

Hollywood Update


We are excited to announce that Judas and the Black Messiah, which was partially filmed here at the Ohio State Reformatory, received 6 Academy Award nominations and won 2 of the 6 nominated categories. The nominations included best picture, best original screenplay, best cinematography, best original song, and 2 nominations for best-supporting actor: Daniel Kaluuya and Lakeith Stanfield. Of the 6 nominations, the film won Oscars in the categories of best-supporting actor: Danial Kaluuya and best original song: "Fight for You" by H.E.R. Congratulations to the cast and crew of Judas and the Black Messiah!

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