Academy Award nominations could see repeat of OscarsSoWhite

January 14, 2016 12:03 PM

19 0

NEW YORK — The “OscarsSoWhite” backlash is one sequel Hollywood doesn’t want to see when nominations are announced Thursday morning for the 88th annual Academy Awards.

In the year since an all-white crop of acting nominees brought heaps of criticism on the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs has redoubled efforts to diversify the academy’s membership.

Also read: Novelist Paul Beatty Is First American To Win Britain's Man Booker Prize

Read more

To category page