At the 2022 Academy Awards, there was a slap in the face that was heard around the world.
Smith, who minutes later won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance King Richardnow faces the prospect of disciplinary action by the Academy.
Wednesday night (March 30) Academy Board of Directors, which includes: Whoopi GoldbergSteven Spielberg և Laura Dern held an emergency meeting to discuss the incident.
Many have wondered what punitive action the Academy will take against an actor who has been voting for many years. No actor has lost his hand Oscar: in the past, but the membership of the Academy of some stars has been canceled.
In his emotional reception speech, Smith apologized to the Academy and the candidates nominated by his colleagues, saying: “I hope the Academy will invite me.”
It remains to be seen whether Smith will be allowed to return. At the same time, here are the five people who were expelled from the Academy (that is, deprived of membership) during its 94-year history …
star The Godfather Part II:Caridi was the first person to be expelled from the academy. In 2004, he was fired for making VCR copies of previews and distributing them. It: FBI: investigated the actor after it was said that the copies Something to give, the Last Samurai, the Mystic River, the Big Fish և: Master և Commander. The far side of the world They returned to Carid.
Federal authorities claim that for at least three years, Cardin gave a man named Russell Sprague his copies of screenings of 60 films. Caridin’s name Sprague was given to the FBI in exchange for immunity, Col sued Columbia Pictures և Warner Bros.
Hollywood tycoon Weinsteinwas deported in 2017, just a month after the explosive report New York Times: which exposed the allegations of sexual harassment against him.
The council said its decision was “not just to separate us from someone who does not deserve the respect of its colleagues,” but also to “send a message that the era of shameful complicity in deliberate ignorance, sexual predatory behavior and violence is over.” “Workplace intimidation in our field.”
Weinstein’s brother, Bob, called on the academy to remove him, calling the producer “sick and depraved.” “I am going to send them a note that he must be expelled from the academy.”
Weinstein has denied all charges, but faces up to 23 years in prison for his crimes.
actor Cosby Show:The man who was once known for his fatherly role in the TV series “Father of America” was fired in 2018, a month after being found guilty of sexual harassment. He was convicted of drug use and attacking former basketball player Andrea Konstand in 2004.
He was sentenced to a maximum of 10 years in prison, but was later released from prison and his 2018 sentence for sexual assault was overturned. He has long denied any wrongdoing.
Director Polanski was fired at the same time as Cosby, who was found guilty of having illicit sex with a minor in the United States in 1977 and fled. France. Movement: #Me too which emerged after the revelation of Weinstein’s crimes, put pressure on the academy to act against Polanski.
In response, Polanski filed a lawsuit and lost in court Academy:. The academy said in a statement that its board “voted in favor of expelling actor Bill Cosby and director Roman Polanski in accordance with the organization’s conduct.”
He added. “The Board continues to promote ethical standards that require members to uphold the Academy’s values of respect for human dignity.”
Cameraman Kimel, who has worked on films such as: Capote և: Lars և the real girl he was deported in 2021 after information emerged about his history as a registered sex offender.
Kimmel was arrested in 2003 and 2010 and twice charged with sexually assaulting a minor girl. After the first arrest, Kimmel pleaded guilty to third-degree rape. After the second, he was convicted of a Class D crime for not registering as a sex offender.
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