Chicago native wins Student Academy Award
BY BILL ZWECKER June 10, 2012 11:09PM
Oscar®-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. (left) and Keiko Wright, winner of the bronze medal in the documentary film category for "Hiro: A Story of Japanese Internment," during the 39th Annual Student Academy Awards® on Saturday, June 9, in Beverly Hills.
Updated: July 12, 2012 6:10AM
Chicago native Keiko Wright was presented Saturday with a 2012 Student Academy Award gold medal by Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. It was for her film “Hiro, A Story of Japanese Internment.” Past student winners have included Spike Lee, Robert Zemeckis and Trey Parker.