Thor, Wonder Woman to join Film academy ranks

LOS ANGELES — Thor, Captain America, Wonder Woman and Betty White have been invited to join the film academy. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed its latest invitees on Wednesday, which include several artists from the worlds of action and comedy. “We are looking in areas that historically we hadn’t,” film academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs said in an interview. The organization invited 774 new members.