Is Oscar Racist?

Feb 24, 2017

Film Maker and MSU Professor Jeff Wray

The 2016 Academy Awards were marred by the accusation that Hollywood was filled with racism and the lack of diversity. 

The 2017 Academy Awards have an entirely different look.

Bill Mechanic is a graduate of the Michigan State University College of Arts and Letters and the producer of Hacksaw Ridge, which has 6 nominations.

Jeff Wray is a professor in the college of Arts and Letters and a film maker. 

Andrew Garfield portraying Desmond Doss in Hacksaw Ridge