Mahershala Ali, The First Muslim Actor To Win Two Oscars, Paid Tribute To Jinnah While Accepting His Award

muhammad ali Jinnah

Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan with his typical cap

Ali winning oscar with Jinnah cap

Mahershala Ali paid tribute by wearing Jinnah cap on the Oscar night

MA with Jinnah cap

Mahershala Ali with his wife Amatus Sami-Karim.  The Muslim Times has the best collection about Muslim heritage, which is the best tool to refute Islamophobia

Source: Mango Baaz

By Arslan Athar

In 2017, Mahershala Ali made history by being the first African American man to win an Oscar, on top of which he was the first Muslim to win an Academy award. Of course, Muslims were quick to dismiss the latter because of the dispute regarding Ahmadis and their status within Islam.

Early this morning, Mahershala bagged his second award making him the only Muslim man to win 2 Academy Awards.

The actor won for his performance in the movie “Green Book”. Americans are applauding the actor for his achievement because like last time, he’s the second African American man to win multiple Oscars.

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