Filmmaker Spike Lee attends the premiere of “Chi-Raq” at the Ziegfeld Theatre, in New York. On Monday Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith called for a boycott of the Academy Awards in February over the Oscars’ second straight year of mostly white nominees.
Filmmaker Spike Lee attends the premiere of “Chi-Raq” at the Ziegfeld Theatre, in New York. On Monday Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith called for a boycott of the Academy Awards in February over the Oscars’ second straight year of mostly white nominees. Charles Sykes Invision/The Associated Press
Filmmaker Spike Lee attends the premiere of “Chi-Raq” at the Ziegfeld Theatre, in New York. On Monday Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith called for a boycott of the Academy Awards in February over the Oscars’ second straight year of mostly white nominees. Charles Sykes Invision/The Associated Press

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Updated: #OscarsSoWhite backlash spurs discussion on race in Hollywood

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