Tiffany Haddish, Dave Chappelle, and Timothée Chalamet among The Academy’s new members

The 2018 report released by The Academy shows an increase in female members and members of color.

June 25, 2018
Tiffany Haddish, Dave Chappelle, and Timothée Chalamet among The Academy’s new members Getty

The Academy of Film has released an updated list of members for 2018. Along with the list — which included names such as Tiffany Haddish, Dave Chappelle, and Timothée Chalamet — also contained numerous sets of data and statistics breaking down the diversity among members.

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The report was highlighted by the fact that 49% of the new members in 2018 were female, with the overall female membership rising to 31% (up 3% from last year). The number of members of color also went up slightly, with 38% of new members being of color, bringing the overall total to 16%.

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Tiffany Haddish, Dave Chappelle, and Timothée Chalamet among The Academy’s new members