Djimon Hounsou Who Cares if the Black Guy Wins an Oscar!?!

1/21/2014 3:50 PM PST

Djimon Hounsou -- Who Cares If the Black Guy Wins an Oscar!?!


Academy Award-nominated actor Djimon Hounsou is INDIGNANT when he hears people say this is the year for black people at the Oscars.

There's a lot of talk in Hollywood about what some think is a movie trend ... triggered by "12 Years a Slave" and "The Butler."  Djimon thinks the preoccupation with race is ridiculous.

Hollywood loves trends, and fact is ... there have been a batch of movies where African American actors got lots of acclaim.  In addition to "12 Years" and "The Butler," there's "Captain Phillips," "Fruitvale Station," and "Mandela."

So we gotta ask ...