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Cheryl Boone Isaacs

  1. the academy
    New Academy President Wants to Include More International Voters for DiversityHe was a dark horse in the race, where Laura Dern was a favorite.
  2. oscars 2017
    Academy President Promises Oscars Changes to ‘Ensure This Never Happens Again’Cheryl Boone Isaacs addressed PwC, Beatty and Dunaway, and more in a note to Academy members.
  3. oscars 2017
    Warren Beatty Asks the Academy to ‘Publicly Clarify’ His Best Picture Mix-upThe Academy offered their apology for the incident on Monday.
  4. Academy President Says There Can’t Be Borders for Art at Oscar Nominees Luncheon“Strong societies don’t censor art. They celebrate it.”
  5. birth of a nation
    Cheryl Boone Isaacs on Nate Parker Controversy“The important thing is for people to see it, and enjoy the film, be impressed by the film.”
  6. hollywood signs
    Can The Academy Really Diversify the Oscars?If the nomination roster next spring, or in 2019, or 2021, looks enough like America not to generate an OscarsSoAnything protest, that will be a victory.
  7. #oscarssowhite
    Oscars Chiefs Respond to Rule-Changes BacklashAcademy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs and CEO Dawn Hudson shut down claims of ageism.
  8. #oscarssowhite
    Academy Promises to Fix Oscar Diversity Issues“The Academy is going to lead and not wait for the industry to catch up.”
  9. #oscarssowhite
    David Oyelowo Slams the Academy in Speech to Its President, Cheryl Boone Isaacs“I am an Academy member and it doesn’t reflect me, and it doesn’t reflect this nation.”
  10. #oscarssowhite
    Academy Pens ‘Heartbroken’ Diversity StatementThe words come on the heels of major #OscarsSoWhite fallout.
  11. diversity issues
    Academy President Calls for More Diversity After Selma Snubs“We hope the film industry will also make strides toward becoming more diverse and inclusive.”
  12. oscars 2015
    Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs on Selma Snubs, Lack of DiversityWhat did she have to say about the Academy’s so-called diversity problem?
  13. awards season
    Academy President Accidentally Nominates ‘Dick Poop’ for Best CinematographyThe real name is “Dick Pope,” which is only slightly better.