Academy President Responds to Lack of Oscars Diversity

Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs said that the Academy plans to review membership recruitment "in order to bring about much-needed diversity in our 2016 class and beyond."
0:44 | 01/19/16

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Anger is building about the lack of diversity in this year's Oscar nominees. Not be at the Academy Awards will be lots. That is actress Jada Pinkett Smith on her FaceBook page it's a second year in a row. And there are no people of color in any of the four acting categories of Motion Picture Academy president. Acknowledging late last night something is wrong and promising changes. What we really need his support. The industry across the board the entire industry. In our efforts to actually. Get this accomplishment. Director Spike Lee also says he's not attending the ceremony filmmaker Michael Moore won't as well.

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