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Published January 22, 2019

'Black Panther' Makes History Yet Again with Oscars' 'Best Picture' Nomination

The Marvel Studios film earned six other nominations!

Black Panther Oscars Nominations

It's time to roll out the red carpet!

Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" has not only made Marvel history, but Oscars history. During this morning's Academy Awards nominations announcement, the Ryan Coogler-directed film gained seven nominations, including one for Best Picture! "Black Panther" is the first Super Hero film to be nominated in the Best Picture category. Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Infinity War" and Sony's "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" also received one Academy Awards nomination each.

Black Panther - Oscars Best Picture

In addition to the Best Picture nomination, the third-highest-grossing movie of all time in the US also nabbed . "Black Panther" also nabbed Best Production Design, Best Best Costume Design, Best Original Score, Best Original Song (Kendick Lamar's "All The Stars"), Best Sound Editing, and Best Sound Mixing.

Black Panther wasn't the only hero recognized. Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Infinity War" was nominated for Best Visual Effects, while "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" secured a Best Animated Feature nod.

Congrats to all the nominees!

The 91st Annual Academy Awards with air February 24 on ABC.

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Lupita Nyong'o looks back at her time working on Marvel Studios' Black Panther and reflects on the film's cultural impact. Watch the full interview on the season finale of "Inside the Actors Studio" this Sunday at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT on Ovation TV!