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Neil Patrick Harris Said What Everyone Was Thinking At The Oscar Nominees Luncheon

Let's hope this is a sign of what's to come when Harris hosts the ceremony on Feb. 22.

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When the 2015 Academy Award nominations were announced last month, the lack of diversity among the nominees was glaring — it even resulted in the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite trending on Twitter.

Chile, with this pic, I'm gonna need some sun block #OscarsSoWhite

Viktor T Kerney@wondermann5Follow

Chile, with this pic, I'm gonna need some sun block #OscarsSoWhite

12:44 PM - 15 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

And after snapping this poorly lit photo during an annual luncheon honoring all of this year's Oscar nominees, host Neil Patrick Harris took the opportunity to...highlight the issue:

Here's a wrap up of today's #oscar nomine luncheon: http://t.co/J3u9Dl84Ln + a pic. They all look so white! #toosoon

Neil Patrick Harris@ActuallyNPHFollow

Here's a wrap up of today's #oscar nomine luncheon: http://t.co/J3u9Dl84Ln + a pic. They all look so white! #toosoon

1:42 AM - 03 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Watch the 87th Academy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, Feb. 22 on ABC.

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