• What the new, vastly expanded Academy membership could mean for the Oscars

    2 monthes ago - By Los Angeles Times

    What would real change at the Oscars look like? Three years into its diversity initiative aimed at doubling the number of women and minorities in its ranks by 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has now added nearly 2,400 members, including this year's record class of 928 invitees. ...
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  • Motion picture academy's record-breaking 928 new members a sign of the changing times

    2 monthes ago - By Los Angeles Times

    Some are well-known celebrities whose faces routinely grace magazine covers and screens big and small: Emilia Clarke, Mindy Kaling, Dave Chappelle, Miles Teller. The names of many others would be unrecognizable to even the most diehard cinephile. But as of Monday, they all share one common descriptor:...
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