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Sonny Skyhawk: America can't be proud of its treatment of Native peoples
Sonny Skyhawk: America can't be proud of its treatment of Native peoples (July 18, 2017)

I am an American – not by choice, but by occupation, Sonny Skyhawk writes on Indian Country Media Network.


Native talent among diverse group asked to join film academy
Native talent among diverse group asked to join film academy (June 29, 2016)

Adam Beach, Sherman Alexie, Heather Rae and Joanelle Romero have been invited to join the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.


Sonny Skyhawk plans to wear war bonnet on red carpet for Oscars
Sonny Skyhawk plans to wear war bonnet on red carpet for Oscars (February 1, 2016)

The Rosebud Sioux citizen is apparently the first and only Native American member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.


Comedian Chelsea Handler visits reservation for 'Racism' episode
Comedian Chelsea Handler visits reservation for 'Racism' episode (January 27, 2016)

The documentary series also featured a discussion with Joely Proudfit about the harmful effects of stereotypes on Native youth.


Sonny Skyhawk: Native Americans still underrepresented in film
Sonny Skyhawk: Native Americans still underrepresented in film (February 24, 2015)

The reality is that if no scripts or films are made that include roles for Native people then we are excluded from the opportunity to participate in the yearly considerations for Golden Globe Awards, Sag Awards, and Oscars.


Interview with Sonny Skyhawk about failure of 'Lone Ranger'
Interview with Sonny Skyhawk about failure of 'Lone Ranger' (July 19, 2013)

Indian Country Today interviews Sonny Skyhawk about the failure of The Lone Ranger, including the casting of Johnny Depp as Tonto.


Interview with Sonny Skyhawk on Indian roles in Hollywood
Interview with Sonny Skyhawk on Indian roles in Hollywood (June 12, 2013)

Indian Country Today interviews Sonny Skyhawk about Indian roles in Hollywood.


Sonny Skyhawk, Sicangu Lakota, ready to answer Ask N NDN
Sonny Skyhawk, Sicangu Lakota, ready to answer Ask N NDN (November 18, 2011)

"Sonny Skyhawk, Sicangu Lakota, is a veteran Hollywood actor and now author of “Ask N NDN,” a new feature on this site, in which he will attempt to answer questions...