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examiner.com
IFP announces narrative selections for 2016 Filmmaker Labto lead support from the Time Warner Foundation, additional support for the IFP
IFP announces narrative selections for 2016 Filmmaker Lab
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
to lead support from the Time Warner Foundation, additional support for the IFP Filmmaker Labs includes grants from The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Ford Foundation, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, New York City Department... Read more
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ABC News
Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford Share a Gaze17, 2015 in Los Angeles. Araya Diaz/WireImage/Getty Images Helen Mirren Stuns
Rande Gerber and Cindy Crawford Share a Gaze
ABC News / Posted yesterday
17, 2015 in Los Angeles. Araya Diaz/WireImage/Getty Images Helen Mirren Stuns in a White Gown Helen Mirren attends the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 7th annual Governors Awards, Nov. 14, 2015, in Hollywood, Calif. Marisa Tomei... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs mum on diversity debate at Chapman University commencementAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs addre
Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs mum on diversity debate at Chapman University commencement
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs addressed this year's graduates of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts as the keynote commencement speaker on Saturday, assuring them that there has never... Read more
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Orange County Register
Graduation: Doti bids adieu to class of 2016 at final commencement as Chapman presidentfinely reflected by Dodge’s keynote speaker and honorary degree recipient this
Graduation: Doti bids adieu to class of 2016 at final commencement as Chapman president
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
finely reflected by Dodge’s keynote speaker and honorary degree recipient this year, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Once a filmmaker in residence and an adjunct professor at Chapman, Isaacs has... Read more
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Everett Herald
Seattle film party packed with gemsStars, embodied by five Chinese features.More impressive is another year of Afr
Seattle film party packed with gems
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Stars, embodied by five Chinese features.More impressive is another year of African Pictures, a slate supported by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which brings a collection of African films (with their creators) that might... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Can director Shane Black resurrect that rarest of genres: the original, adult-oriented blockbuster?on Sunday, enjoying all that a Croisette premiere has … Wait, sorry – this is b
Can director Shane Black resurrect that rarest of genres: the original, adult-oriented blockbuster?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
on Sunday, enjoying all that a Croisette premiere has … Wait, sorry – this is bad narration, as Black might write in one of his own screenplays, famed as they are for smart-ass narrators. Let’s go back to the beginning of Shane Black’s story,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
MORNING STUMPER for Monday, May 16, 2016PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science
MORNING STUMPER for Monday, May 16, 2016
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave out its first award on this day in 1929. The Academy was created by the head of the MGM studio, Louis B. Mayer, to advance new techniques and technologies in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
MORNING STUMPER for Monday, May 16, 2016PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science
MORNING STUMPER for Monday, May 16, 2016
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave out its first award on this day in 1929. The Academy was created by the head of the MGM studio, Louis B. Mayer, to advance new techniques and technologies in... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
KSBW Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of emigres," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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News 8000
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau diesof European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the prod
'Casablanca' actress Madeleine LeBeau dies
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 9 days ago
of European refugees through Morocco, a look at the actors involved in the production also tells a story of émigrés," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences noted in a 2014 article about LeBeau and other artists who fled Europe and... Read more
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Variety
Susan Sarandon: Oscar Campaigns Are Out of Controladding, “Part of it is how do you change the system so there’s a chance for the
Susan Sarandon: Oscar Campaigns Are Out of Control
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
adding, “Part of it is how do you change the system so there’s a chance for these films to get seen.” In response, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has pledged to double the number of number of women and diverse members of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Friends, ex-wives attend Prince memorialwhile Spike, Nile, Mavis Staples, Recording Academy president Neil Portnow and
Friends, ex-wives attend Prince memorial
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
while Spike, Nile, Mavis Staples, Recording Academy president Neil Portnow and Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences were among those who spoke out. Spike - who dressed head to toe in purple in... Read more
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Animation World Network
WATCH: Academy Celebrates Disney’s Classic ‘Beauty and the Beast’'Beauty and the Beast' This past Monday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts an
WATCH: Academy Celebrates Disney’s Classic ‘Beauty and the Beast’
Animation World Network / Posted 12 days ago
'Beauty and the Beast' This past Monday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hosted its 25th anniversary celebration of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Beauty and the Beast, and now you can watch the festivities! Eight-time Oscar-winning... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Prince at Special Memorial Service: Spike Lee, Nile Rodgers and Morethe likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Port
Prince at Special Memorial Service: Spike Lee, Nile Rodgers and More
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
the likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Portnow; Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; and Spike Lee. Esperanza Spalding and Janelle Monae also performed. Testolini,... Read more
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indieWIRE
Federal Investigation Launched Into Hollywood's Lack of Gender Equalityfindings are. Statics show that women directed 7% of Hollywood films and rough
Federal Investigation Launched Into Hollywood's Lack of Gender Equality
indieWIRE / Posted 13 days ago
findings are. Statics show that women directed 7% of Hollywood films and roughly 14% of TV shows in 2015; what's more, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' membership consists largely of white males. Also grabbing headlines in recent... Read more
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Billboard
Nile Rodgers, Spike Lee and More Remember Prince at Special Memorial Servicethe likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Port
Nile Rodgers, Spike Lee and More Remember Prince at Special Memorial Service
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
the likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Portnow; Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; and Spike Lee, and performances from Esperanza Spalding and Janelle... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Nile Rodgers, Spike Lee and More Remember Prince at Special Memorial Servicethe likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Port
Nile Rodgers, Spike Lee and More Remember Prince at Special Memorial Service
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
the likes of Nile Rodgers; Mavis Staples; Recording Academy president Neil Portnow; Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; and Spike Lee, and performances from Esperanza Spalding and Janelle... Read more
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Variety
Fox Animation Developing ‘Peeves’ With Temple HillTisch School of the Arts and was a reader for DreamWorks and Paramount. His scr
Fox Animation Developing ‘Peeves’ With Temple Hill
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
Tisch School of the Arts and was a reader for DreamWorks and Paramount. His script “Grave Hearts” was a finalist for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting in 2014. Temple Hill produced the... Read more
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ABC News
Feds to Investigate Gender Discrimination in Hollywood, ACLU Saysin the film and television industries.” Diversity has become a hot-button issu
Feds to Investigate Gender Discrimination in Hollywood, ACLU Says
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
in the film and television industries.” Diversity has become a hot-button issue in Hollywood this year. In January, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that its membership policy was being overhauled in an attempt to double... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 11, 2016the American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became
This day in history, May 11, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
the American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became the 32nd state of the Union. In 1927, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was founded during a banquet at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. In 1935, the... Read more
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The Forward
How Did Marvin Hier Become the Rabbi Who Blesses Movies?“The Rabbi Who Can Bless Your Movie.” That was the headline in “The Hollywood
How Did Marvin Hier Become the Rabbi Who Blesses Movies?
The Forward / Posted 14 days ago
“The Rabbi Who Can Bless Your Movie.” That was the headline in “The Hollywood Reporter’s” Oscar issue in March. And if that sounds a bit incongruous, it gets more interesting. The rabbi in question is Marvin Hier, founder and dean of the Simon... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacthe American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
the American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became the 32nd state of the Union. In 1927, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was founded during a banquet at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. Thought for... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historythe American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 14 days ago
the American Bible Society was founded in New York. In 1858, Minnesota became the 32nd state of the Union. In 1927, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was founded during a banquet at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. In 1935, the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences embraces downtown screening venuesCourtesy of New York's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Poster for t
New York's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences embraces downtown screening venues
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
Courtesy of New York's Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Poster for the upcoming Ghostbusters movie. Despite having lost its New York home at Lighthouse International on East 59th St. last August, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Beverly Hills News – Academy Sues Hollywood Ticket Broker(CNS) – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences sued a Hollywood ticket
Beverly Hills News – Academy Sues Hollywood Ticket Broker
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 16 days ago
(CNS) – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences sued a Hollywood ticket broker today for allegedly acquiring tickets to this year’s annual award show and selling them to the general public for thousands of dollars. The Los Angeles Superior... Read more
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express
Prince Charles and Camilla toast British movie royalty at Oscar winners' receptionhe said. "A lot of these young people, by the time they are 30 they are through
Prince Charles and Camilla toast British movie royalty at Oscar winners' reception
express / Posted 20 days ago
he said. "A lot of these young people, by the time they are 30 they are through." Cheryl Booth Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, paid tribute to Britain's contribution to the movie industry and thanked Charles... Read more
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Breitbart
Russell Simmons: ‘Forget the Oscars,’ ‘There’s Nobody Black’ in Charge in Hollywoodbuttons nowhere — nowhere — in charge of nothing,” said Russell Simmons before
Russell Simmons: ‘Forget the Oscars,’ ‘There’s Nobody Black’ in Charge in Hollywood
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
buttons nowhere — nowhere — in charge of nothing,” said Russell Simmons before DJ Vlad noted that the president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Cheryl Boone Isaacs, is an African-American woman. “Yeah, the president of The... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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News 8000
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
News 8000 / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KECI Missoula
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KSBW Salinas / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KTVZ Bend / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whitesto play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of m
#WhitewashedOut objects to Asians portrayed by whites
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 21 days ago
to play Nina Simone, a lighter skinned Afro-Latina actress was the subject of much scrutiny. Earlier this year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it hoped to double the number of diverse members of the Academy by 2020. The... Read more
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