28 Days Of Black History: Ruth E. Carter

28 Days Of Black History: Ruth E. Carter

February 05, 2021

Happy #BlackHistoryMonth

Ruth E. Carter (American costume designer for film and television) , with over 40 films to her credit,

In 2019 Ms. Carter became the first Black person to win an Oscar for costume design after being the lead costume designer on more than 60 films throughout her illustrious career. Her first Oscar nomination was for Spike Lee’s Malcolm X back in 1992.