LATINO VOICES
02/28/2013 10:04 am ET | Updated Feb 28, 2013

Lupe Ontiveros' Family Rips Oscars As Indifferent To Latinos

The family of Lupe Ontiveros ripped the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for failing to include the late actress in its "In Memoriam" segment during the Oscars telecast Sunday.

A family statement signed by son Elias P. Ontiveros says the move "displayed an indifference to the Latino community and made a statement about the lack of regard for Latino talent in film."

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