Jan 192016
 

Cheryl Boone Isaacs, the President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, released a statement on Tuesday, January 19, a day after Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee announced their decision to boycott the 2016 Oscars due to the lack of diversity on this year's nominees list.

"I’d like to acknowledge the wonderful work of this year’…

This article originally appeared on www.usmagazine.com: Academy President Releases Statement About Oscars 2016: ‘Heartbroken and Frustrated’ by Lack of Diversity

Academy President Releases Statement About Oscars 2016: 'Heartbroken and Frustrated' by Lack of Diversity
Source: Us Magazine

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