Sacheen Littlefeather accepts apology from Academy of Oscars

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Oscar and Emmy winner Louise Fletcher has created one of cinema’s greatest female villains in addition to her television roles. Louise Fletcher, Oscar for best actress for her portrayal of nurse Mildred Ratched, cruel and sadistic administrator of a psychiatric hospital, in Flight over a cuckoo’s nest of Milos Forman, died Friday at the age … Read more

Sacheen Littlefeather, Oscar boo 50 years ago: ‘I did it for the Native American people’

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It was fifty years ago. It was yesterday and an eternity ago. Reminder of the facts: on March 27, 1973, in place of Marlon Brando, crowned best actor at the Oscars for “The Godfather”, it was Sacheen Littlefeather, a young 26-year-old Native American actress who came on stage at his request, to refuse the price, … Read more

Who is Sacheen Littlefeather, the Native American actress to whom the Academy of Oscars apologizes?

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Suede dress, moccasins and long black hair separated into two duvets, a young woman with soft features goes on the stage of the 45th Oscars ceremony, March 27, 1973. Without haste, nor feverishness, the unknown takes the floor, face in Hollywood reunited: “Good evening. My name is Sacheen Littlefeather. I’m apache and I’m the president … Read more