According to Variety, the Academy received three harassment complaints on Wednesday and they immediately opened a probe. In a statement released on Friday, the Academy declined to comment on the allegations, citing confidentiality issues.
“The Academy treats any complaints confidentially to protect all parties. The Membership Committee reviews all complaints brought against Academy members according to our Standards of Conduct process, and after completing reviews, reports to the Board of Governors. We will not comment further on such matters until the full review is completed,” the statement read. read more