Did You Know?
A great deal of controversy surrounded the awarding of an honorary Oscar to Elia Kazan
, as there remained much lingering resentment stemming from his testimony before the House Un-American Activities Committee 47 years earlier. In addition to a handful of protesters outside the theater, many members of the audience remained seated when he received his award and refused to even applaud. See more
[after receiving his second Oscar
This must be a terrible mistake! I used up all my English!