The organization that oversees the Oscars has set it’s sights on a Kenyan making boss moves.
‘Rafiki” movie producer Wanuri Kahiu joins top Hollywood personalities to become members of the movie Academy.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited a record number of new members, extending invites to 928 people.
Wanuri has accepted has accepted the invite, and announced it on social media.
— Wanuri (@wanuri) June 25, 2018
According to Variety, Some of the big-name actors include Daniel Kaluuya, Mindy Kaling, Tiffany Haddish, Kumail Nanjiani, Blake Lively, Amy Schumer, Dave Chappelle, Miles Teller, Randall Park, Daisy Ridley, Timothee Chalamet, Hong Chau, Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey, Blake Lively, Regina Hall, Rashida Jones, Lily James, Lily Collins, Chloe Grace Moretz, Olivia Munn, Kal Penn, Pedro Pascal, Amber Tamblyn, Damon Wayans, Gina Rodriguez, Sarah Silverman, Jada Pinkett Smith, Evan Rachel Wood, and Amandla Stenberg.