Dee Rees Making History at the 90th Academy Awards

Dee Rees arrives at the 6th Annual ICON MANN Pre-Oscar Dinner on Feb. 27, 2018 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Dee Rees arrives at the 6th Annual ICON MANN Pre-Oscar Dinner on Feb. 27, 2018 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Dee Rees is already making history at the 90th Academy Awards, airing this Sunday, March 4 on ABC.