Issa Rae Reacts to Her Viral "Those Men" Moment at Oscars Nominations Announcement

Published on Jan 16, 2020

Issa Rae Reacts to Her Viral "Those Men" Moment at Oscars Nominations Announcement

Congratulations to this woman! During the 2020 Oscar Nominations announcement on Monday morning, actors Issa Rae and John Cho had a fun time introducing this year's nominees. There was one momen in particular that caught the interest of the internet. After announcing the nominees for the Best Director category, Issa made a hilarious ad lib about the lack of female representation. "Congratulations to those men," she said after announcing the all-male category. Now, Issa is sharing exactly why she said what she said. "John Cho and I were told to just banter for five seconds as the teleprompter loaded, and that was my banter," she told reporters at TCA following the panel for her HBO...

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