Will Packer First African American To Produce the Oscar Awards

By Charles Jackson

The Academy Awards better known as the Oscars is the annual recognition of artistic and technical merit in the movie and film industry. Many regard this as the most prestigious and significant award in the entertainment industry worldwide.

Film producer Will Packer made history this year 2022, by leading the first all-Black production team in the history of the Oscars.

 Academy President David Rubin made it public in October 2021, that producer Will Packer had been chosen to produce the 94th Oscars. This production was Packer’s first time being involved with the Oscars.

The gifted and skillful Will Packer is the founder and CEO of his own film production company, Will Packer Productions, and Will Packer Media, a television, digital, and branded content company.