Pharrell Invited To Join Oscars Academy

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/ June 27, 2014

Pharrell’s winning 2014.

This year has been non-stop success for the 41-year-old multi-hyphenate. After bagging a Grammy for Producer of the Year than being named among the honorees for the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Pharrell has now been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Billboard reports.

The “Happy” star will join new members like Len Blavatnik, owner of Warner Music Group, and Eddie Vedder. Sources say the invitation went out to 271 artists and executives who have “distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures.” ​

New members will be welcomed at an exclusive invitation-only event this September.​