Viewers and media experts have called for a First Nations or culturally diverse woman to take on the role to reflect multicultural Australia.
The filmmaker picked up the Best Director trophy for 'Nomadland' at the 78th annual ceremony on Sunday night.
The pair, appearing from opposite coasts, addressed the controversy surrounding the ceremony while, of course, making time to roast 'Emily In Paris.'
On Instagram, James said the franchise “has fallen short” following racial controversy on his season that HuffPost can report led him to reevaluate his final decision.
'Representation Matters': Mindy Kaling's Daughter, 3, Reacts To Kamala Harris Becoming US Vice President
The actor said she received the "best compliment ever" from her little girl who was watching the inauguration.
"I've never watched it but if I was the first person of colour to be on there, then bring it on."
Parents are sharing photos of their daughters reacting to the first woman vice-president.
Ritchie Torres and Mondaire Jones will be the first openly gay, Black congressmen. A record number of Native candidates also head to Congress.
The 11-year-old granddaughter of refugees will be the figure of representation her parents didn't see growing up.
The Bachelorette Australia Cast Is More Culturally Diverse This Year, But Do They Have A Chance At Winning?
At least seven of the 20 men vying for sisters Elly and Becky Miles’ hearts come from culturally or linguistically diverse backgrounds.