Uh-Oh, Older White Male Contenders Are Piling Into A Diverse Awards Season

Uh-oh, here they come again, that most annoying of Oscar problems, the Old White Men.
While I was worrying about something else on Tuesday, someone recalled that John Lee Hancock’s The Founder, starring Michael Keaton, is set for an Academy Awards qualifying run on Dec. 16, prior to its wider release by the Weinstein Company in January.
Hancock, the film’s director, will turn 60 the day before. Keaton, Oscar-nominated for Birdman in 2015, is already 65. For the record…

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