Academy Unveils Dramatic Changes to Promote Diversity

January 22, 2016 10:02 PM

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Academy Unveils Dramatic Changes to Promote Diversity

Three seats, appointed by the president, are being added to the board of governors, and individual members' voting rights will be reviewed every ten years.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled on Friday several dramatic changes in its structure and voting regulations in an effort to promote diversity. Its goal, the Academy said, is to double the number of women and diverse members of the Academy by 2020.

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