The Academy apologizes to Sacheen Littlefeather, who declined an Academy Award on behalf of Marlon Brando

Nearly 50 years later, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officially apologizes to Littlefeather for the mistreatment she suffered while speaking and in the years following. “The offense to which I was subjected by this statement was inexcusable and unjustifiable,” former Academy President David Rubin wrote in a letter to Littlefeather. “The emotional … Read more