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Todd Boyd on #OscarsSoWhite Controversy: ‘The Academy’s A– Was Out’ (Video)

24 May 2016 7:28 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Lobbing criticism at the Oscars and the Academy can be a distraction from the larger problems that plague the industry as a whole, Dr. Todd Boyd explained during Tuesday’s installment of TheWrap’s GrillChats, which tackled the issue of race in Hollywood. “The Academy’s a– was out, so to speak,” Boyd, USC Professor of Cinema and Media Studies, said of the #OscarsSoWhite controversy. He explained that the lack of nonwhite acting nominees over the past two years was a major source of embarrassment for the organization, and cautioned that the rush to fix the problem might lead to »

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Watch TheWrap’s GrillChat Interview With Dr. Todd Boyd (Video)

24 May 2016 5:04 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Author, professor and media commentator Todd Boyd will participate in TheWrap’s GrillChat series to discuss race and Hollywood on Tuesday afternoon. Boyd is the Katherine and Frank Price Endowed Chair for the Study of Race and Popular Culture, as well as a Professor of Cinema and Media Studies at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts and a leading scholar on matters involving race and entertainment. His seven books include the “The Notorious Ph.D.’s Guide to the Super Fly ’70s,” “Young Black Rich and Famous,” “The New H.N.I.C.” and “Am I Black Enough For You? »

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