The Academy has invited 683 new members and Rachel is among them. Rachel received her first Oscar nomination from the Academy earlier this year for her work in “Spotlight“. Editor Tom McArdle, producer Michael Sugar, Sound department members Paul Hsu and George Lara and screenwriter Josh Singer were also invited. The movie won Best Picture earlier this year. For a a full list and all the stats be sure to head over to the official website. Congratulations to Rachel and the “Spotlight” crew! Fun fact: Rachel hosted the Academy’s annual Scientific and Technical Awards back in 2006, which is held two weeks before the Oscars. Additionally, Rachel made her Oscars debut in 2010 and presented the alongside “Southpaw” co-star Jake Gyllenhaal. She also presented this year alongside Michael B. Jordan.

  • Martha
    Posted on June 29, 2016

    This is great news

  • Wendy
    Posted on July 24, 2016

    I like how the “fun facts” at the end throw shade at how delayed this invitation is considering Rachel’s involvement with the Academy thus far. LOL.