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2021 Oscars Predictions:
Best Makeup And Hairstyling
Updated: Oct. 15, 2020 (Pre-season)
History could be made with Charles Gregory Ross
, who passed away earlier this year. He would be the first Black and posthumous nominee in this category ever for “The United States vs. Billie Holiday
.” He also worked on “Zola,” which is likely