It isn't exactly an apology, but it's a start. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences added Lupe Ontiveros to the "In Memoriam 2012" photo gallery on its website after an Oscar-night snub that left the Latino community enraged. (Screenshot above) Ontiveros now appears as the 51st in a series of 115 photos. The eagle-eyed bloggers at Latino Rebels were among the...
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One of the most awaited classic Oscar moments is the 'In Memoriam.' It's a few minutes dedicated to the memory of those special film stars who died last year leaving an unforgettable legacy behind them. However, on this occasion the Academy failed to mention Lupe Ontiveros, one of the most important Latinas in Hollywood, who has unquestionably marked the history of...
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