‘Selma’ Star David Oyelowo Lined His Suit With MLK Quotes

By Jamilah King Jan 16, 2015

If you didn’t already love David Oyelowo because of his performance in "Selma," you’ll certainly enjoy this. A day after being snubbed for a best actor Oscar nomination, the Oyelowo showed up at the 2015 Critics’ Choice Awards on Thursday worse a suit jacket inscribed with famous quotes from Martin Luther King, Jr. 

While on the red carpet, the 38-year-old British actor told reporters how he felt about this year’s Oscars being so white. "The only way to put a dent in the very real fact that there is a disproportionate amount of people who do not look like me doing what I do is something that I’m just going to fight by doing the best I can with the roles I get.

(h/t US Magazine)