Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Yang is the fourth woman to ever be president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The former "Tonight Show" host also questioned the Academy's plans to formally review what he described as "the most recorded assault in history."
The actor described his on-stage assault of Chris Rock at the Academy Awards as "shocking, painful and inexcusable."
It's still not clear what really went down after the actor slapped comedian Chris Rock during the live telecast.
Of course someone told the former president, "Sir, this is a Wendy's."
The 93rd Academy Awards are finally here, ending the longest, strangest awards season in recent history.
The organization behind the Oscars requires that films in its International Feature category have scripts that are mostly not in English.
Hollywood has battled over the rise of streaming platforms, with some filmmakers proposing greater awards criteria for movies not released widely in theaters.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences kicked out the director, along with Bill Cosby, last year.
Hollywood's biggest night is undergoing an identity crisis, just like the entire country.