By Damilola Faustino
John Bailey, the president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, is reportedly under investigation for sexual harassment.
According to reports, the Academy, which awards the Oscars, recently received three harassment claims and opened up an investigation.
The news comes after the Academy began taking steps to prevent sexual harassment within its organization in light of the #MeToo movement.
Bailey who is a cinematographer was elected president of the Academy in August 2017. At the time, he expressed a commitment to expanding the diversity of the Academy’s membership to welcome more women and minorities.
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