Monthly Archives: January 2016

Academy changes voting, membership procedures

LOS ANGELES — Reeling from criticism over two straight years of all-white Oscar acting nominees, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a series of changes to its voting and membership procedures Jan. 22 with the aim of doubling its female and “diverse” membership by 2020. “The Academy is going to lead and…

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