Ariana DeBose impacts the world forever with a best supporting entertainer win

Sixty years prior, Rita Moreno turned into the main Latina to win an Oscar, given for the job of Anita in West Side Story

Today, Ariana DeBose won best supporting entertainer for a similar job.

turning out to be essential for a first class club of Oscar-champs

who've received the accolade for playing the same character. 

They're the very first sets of ladies to achieve this.

DeBose, who is Black, Latina and white, is now the first openly queer woman of color to win for her acting, and the only to be nominated.

"Indeed, even in this fatigued world that we live in, dreams really do materialize," she said in her acknowledgment discourse.

"To anyone who has at any point scrutinized your identity....I guarantee you this, there is for sure a spot for us."

DeBose initially dismissed the encouragement to try out for West Side Story since she was dealing with Broadway.

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