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Cicely Tyson Wins Honorary Oscar at Govenors Awards 2018!

Cicely Tyson Wins Honorary Oscar at Govenors Awards 2018!

Cicely Tyson is being honored in a big way!

The iconic 93-year-old actress received an honorary Oscar at the 2018 Governors Awards on Sunday night (November 18) at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood.

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Ava DuVernay presented the award to Cicely. She officially made history as the first black woman to receive an Oscar in the honorary award category.

How To Get Away With Murder creator Shonda Rhimes was also in attendance at the ceremony, who cast Cicely as a guest star, for which she has repeatedly been nominated at the Primetime Emmy Awards.

FYI: Ava is wearing a custom Prada dress.

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Photos: Getty Images
Posted to: 2018 Governors Awards, Ava DuVernay, Cicely Tyson, Shonda Rhimes

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