Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is the 2021 Oscar Winner for Costume Design

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is the 2021 Oscar Winner for Costume Design

MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM is the Oscars 2021 winner for Costume Design! Congratulations to Ann Roth on their Oscar win. The Academy accepted the award on Roth's behalf. MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM received five nominations this year and also won the award for Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling. Other Oscars 2021 nominees for Costume Design included EMMA, MANK, MULAN and PINOCCHIO. You can see complete coverage of Oscars 2021 winners on the Oscar Winners page and the full list of 93rd Academy Awards winners here on Oscar.com. Watch the award ceremony below!


MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM is awarded the Oscar for Costume Design at Oscars 2021.


Film Synopsis

During a recording session in a Chicago studio in 1927, tensions rise between famed singer Ma Rainey, ambitious horn player Levee and Ma Rainey's white manager, both of whom are determined to control the fiery "Mother of the Blues" to their own advantage.


The 93rd Oscars, produced by Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher and Steven Soderbergh, were held on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 8e|5p, and televised live on ABC and in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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