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Film Academy Renews CEO Dawn Hudson’s Contract Through 2023

Dawn Hudson, the CEO of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences since 2011, will remain in that position at least through May 2023, the Academy's board of governors announced Thursday.

Cannes Diary: World Cinema Takes Center Stage at Academy Event

World cinema took center stage at a Cannes event Friday organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, with CEO Dawn Hudson and president John Bailey joined by such art house A-listers…

Oscars: The Race to Succeed Cheryl Boone Isaacs as Academy President Takes Shape (Exclusive)

Oscar-nominated actress Laura Dern, Oscar-nominated documentarian Rory Kennedy and casting director David Rubin are expected to face off.

Hollywood Execs Turn Out for Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills Opening

Owner Beny Alagem led the ribbon cutting ceremony with NBC's Bob Greenblatt, CAA's Michael Kives and Lionsgate's Sandra Stern in attendance.

Academy Renews Dawn Hudson’s Contract as CEO

Her new deal will run through 2020.

How the Academy Is Fighting to Get Past Its Oscar Nightmare

The board of governors is set to meet on March 28 following the infamous best picture snafu.

Academy CEO Apologizes to Members of Asian Descent for Oscar Night “Hurt”

Dawn Hudson emailed the 25 Academy members who signed a letter of protest, calling their concerns "valid" and promising that "future Oscar telecasts [will] be more culturally sensitive."

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — THR Chief Janice Min Interviews Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs and CEO Dawn Hudson

Listen in as the president/CCO of The Hollywood Reporter-Billboard Media Group sits down for an in-depth conversation with the leaders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

#OscarsSoWhite: Academy Chiefs Reveal Behind-the-Scenes Drama That Led to Historic Change (Exclusive)

"It's not about political correctness," CEO Dawn Hudson, joined by president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, tells Janice Min as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' top brass sit for a lengthy…

SAG-AFTRA President on Academy Diversity Changes: It’s a “Good Start”

"They're doing some smart things that will enhance inclusion and promote diversity," Ken Howard said.

Academy CEO on Oscars’ Diversity: “This Feels Like an Inflection Point”

The Academy Awards are "almost at a point of crisis," says its "devastated" leader Dawn Hudson, and the #OscarsSoWhite issue won't go away until key changes are made.

Academy Hires Former L.A. Times Writer to Oversee Membership

Lorenza Munoz was hired as managing director, membership and awards.