Shocking! Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from the Film Academy
The Oscars organization's fateful decision
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On Tuesday, May 1, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced their decision to strip Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski of their memberships, as reported by Variety. After both faced allegations and convictions of sexual assault charges, The Academy determined that their behavior was not in accordance with the organization's ethical values. Browse through the following gallery to find out why the famous actor and director were expelled, and to discover a couple of the other Hollywood moguls who have faced a similar fate.
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