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Caption:HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actress Jada Pinkett Smith attends the Oscars held at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Caption:HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Filmmaker Spike Lee accepts an award onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 7th annual Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 14, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Caption:HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actress Jada Pinkett Smith attends the Oscars held at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Caption:HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Filmmaker Spike Lee accepts an award onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 7th annual Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on November 14, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

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Celebrities to boycott Oscars over race issue

Director Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith announced their intentions to skip this year's Oscars over the lack of diversity in the nominee pool.

Celebrities to boycott Oscars over race issue

Director Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith announced their intentions to skip this year's Oscars over the lack of diversity in the nominee pool.