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Wes Studi: A Film Icon and Native American Oscar Winner/ | 10 Comments on Wes Studi: A Film Icon and Native American Oscar Winner
In the vast world of film, a few Native American actors stand out. Chief among them is Wes Studi, who starred in some of the most famous depictions of Native Americans, including Dances with Wolves (1990) and The Last of the Mohicans (1992). In a world that doesn’t always value….Read more »
Native Actor Wes Studi Honors Veterans At Oscars…And Speaks Cherokee On Stage!/ | 3 Comments on Native Actor Wes Studi Honors Veterans At Oscars…And Speaks Cherokee On Stage!
Last night Wes Studi became the 2nd Native American to speak at the Oscars. Before this week, there has been little Native American participation in the annual Oscars. Sacheen Littlefeather accepted an Oscar on behalf of Marlon Brando in 1973. 2016 Leonardo DiCaprio mentioned Indigenous People in his speech. Wes Studi….Read more »
Wes Studi to Present at 90th Oscars Ceremony| 4 Comments on Wes Studi to Present at 90th Oscars Ceremony
I’m usually a channel flipper when awards shows are on, checking in every now and then but not staying too tuned in. Well, the Oscars have just recently announced some more presenters at this year’s awards show and Wes Studi was one of them! Now I have a reason to….Read more »